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: ForumWhy is Intel better than AMD ? ForumWhat is better, AMD or Intel ? Why ? ForumWhy are there 5 different kinds of AMD CPUs????? ForumWhy is Intel preferred over AMD ? ForumWhy are Intel CPUs better than AMD ? ForumWhy do you choose AMD or Intel ? ForumAMD/INTEL Build: Need Review ForumI need a New Build AMD or Intel ? ForumSo why are you Intel or AMD ? ForumIntel or AMD Based Gaming Computer ( Need advices) ForumSwtiching from AMD to Intel - motherboard ForumWhy are AMD processors cheaper than INTEL Processors?? ForumWhy AMD is better than Intel ? ForumWhy is AMD (Athlon) per clock cycle faster than Intel (P4)? ForumWhy ? - A Long Time Intel user switches to AMD ! ForumWill this setup run skyrim at ultra? Forum[Solved] Can you place a different 120mm fan in the back of the NZXT Phantom? Such as a a ForumI need a CPU that will last me a good five years. ForumBuying new cpu for new build, need advice ForumIntel Pentium B960 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !