Can Intel G860 processor be used in LGA 1156 Motherboard Tags: CPUs Processors Motherboards Intel Last response: November 28, 2012 5:45 AM in CPUs Share techie_san778 November 28, 2012 5:37:55 AM Hello, All friends !! I wish to take a Intel Dual Core G860 processor (Intel® Pentium® Processor G860 (3M Cache, 3.00 GHz)). Will it be compatible with the LGA 1156 Motherboards ? Your valuable suggestions are most welcome. More about : intel g860 processor lga 1156 motherboard nebrethar November 28, 2012 5:45:28 AM The simple answer is no. In more detailed explanation, the processor is a 1155 and the 1156 is a less advanced socket. The hardware isn't compatible, sadly. I've run into this problem myself. It may fit but it won't work. Good luck with your future endeavors, -Neb Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources LGA 775 processor into a LGA1156 motherboard ? Forum Is the Intel Pentium G860 Processor compatible with my Asus P4S-800MX Forum LGA 775 processor with LGA1156 Forum I3 or Pentium G860 Forum Pentium G860 build? Forum LGA 1156 , Intel H55 Chipset, Forum Cpu intel lga 1156 socket compatible to lga 1155 and 1366 Forum Intel 's Stance on LGA 1156 Forum Intel Pentium G860 - Gaming Performance? Forum Best Motherboard /RAM Combo for G860 / GTX 650 Ti Gaming Budget PC Forum LGA 1366 vs. LGA1156 Motherboard options and prices Forum LGA 1156 Compatibility question Forum Lga 1156 connector what is the purpose of this mother board Forum Will this setup run skyrim at ultra? Forum [Solved] CPU processor comparison chart help Forum Amd a8 vs intel i3/5 Forum Intel Broadwell chips Forum Intel Processors for laptop(ultrabook) Forum Intel Core i7 870 to i3570k worth it? Forum [Solved] Upgarding motherboard, HDD, Graphics. Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !