Why do you need different motherboard for intel and amd Tags: CPUs Intel Motherboards AMD Last response: November 8, 2012 4:23 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard November 8, 2012 3:59:26 PM Hello, why do you need different motherboard for intel and amd More about : motherboard intel amd keithmfr November 8, 2012 4:23:37 PM On an AMD processor, the pins are on the PCB. So the socket is nothing but tiny holes. On an Intel processor, it is the exact opposite. The pins are in the socket and the transistors are on the processor. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedintel vs amd technically why ... more transistors per core or what does intel do so differently than amd?? Forum SolvedNeed help on Choosing motherboard for intel CPU and amd VGA Forum SolvedReplacing AMD CPU, motherboard, and GPU with intel. Need some guidance Forum Solvedneed a different motherboard Forum Getting new Intel motherboard, need CPU recommendation, or stick with AMD? Forum Solved2 Different Computer Setups, 2 Different CPU questions (AMD VS Intel) 1 Design and 1 Gaming machine Forum SolvedAny practical benefits of Nvidia + Intel combo? Also why AMD hate? Forum SolvedWhy bios not updating in my intel dh61ww motherboard saying "invalid capsule header" Forum SolvedIntel motherboard for gaming vs others.. why intel mobo loses? Forum SolvedWhy do intel CPU's beat amd CPU's? Forum SolvedWhy do AMD cards look different? Forum SolvedWhy do Intel cpus have less cores than AMD cpus? Forum SolvedWhy is the Intel i7 4770k better than AMD FX8350? Forum SolvedAMD FX 8320OC vs motherboard+intel pentium upgrade Forum SolvedWhat is Intel Hyperthreading and why does it make a quad core Intel better than an AMD octocore? Forum changing my fried motherboard from amd to intel need help Forum SolvedSwitching from AMD to Intel; Good motherboard? Forum SolvedWhy I pick intel over AMD Forum SolvedWhy different laptops need such different adapter with different tips? Forum SolvedWhy AMD not releasing High end CPU like Intel ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !