Question about socket Tags: CPUs Processors AMD Socket Phenom Last response: December 23, 2012 12:00 PM in CPUs Share burbee December 23, 2012 11:37:25 AM So I am planning to buy the AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE, and a mobo with AM3+ socket. The processor is AM3 socket. Would there be any problems? I am doing this upgrade to get rid of my bottleneck on the GTX660 More about : question socket 13thmonkey a c 79 à CPUs December 23, 2012 12:00:17 PM am3 will work in am3+ socket, but not the other way around. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedQuestion about CPU socket Forum SolvedQuestion about reviews and socket type. Forum SolvedNoob question about CPU 1155 socket pins Forum H100i question about socket Forum Question about ArctiClean used on mobo socket LGA2011 pins. Forum Question about the am3 and am3+ socket and my processor Forum SolvedQuestion about Haswell Refresh and sockets. Forum SolvedQuestion about sockets. Forum Newbie here with a question about 7 socket mobo's Forum question about socket 754 Forum Question about socket 423>478 upgrade Forum Question about upgrading to Socket A Mobo Forum SolvedQuick question about gtx660 oc sockets Forum Questions about ASUS Crosshair V Formula, Socket-AM3+ Forum Just about to choose MB socket 1155 and 2011 questions Forum question about sockets Forum SolvedQuestions about sockets and a possible upgrade Forum Questions about Celeron D (socket478) Forum Questions about Socket7 Tuning: Asus P55T2P4 Forum SolvedAbout the MSI B85M-G43, Socket-1150 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !