Which motherboards support i7 3970x? Tags: CPUs Support Intel i7 Motherboards Last response: December 24, 2012 1:51 AM in CPUs Share Stickno December 24, 2012 1:30:35 AM which motherboards will are capable of running the new upcoming intel i7 3970x? what socket does it use? More about : motherboards support 3970x djangoringo a b à CPUs a c 79 V Motherboard December 24, 2012 1:51:16 AM lga 2011 socket, which means mobos with x79 intel chipset(you might need a bios update for that cpu). Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumI7 3970x vs dual-3770k vs dual-Xeon ForumThe 3970X is it worth it? Forum1st WC build -- what parts would you use to cool a i7 3970x + GTX 690? ForumAdvice on first ever build (X79, 3970x )? ForumI7 3770K vs 3930K ForumI7 or XEON Any Suggestions? ForumAMD Steamroller speculation... and expert conjecture ForumFirst Time Build - Advice Appreciated ForumGaming: AMD or Intel? Forum3500EUR (arround $4000) Work and Gaming Build. ForumGTX 690 - Performance I was not expecting :( Forum$7000 Gaming PC Forum2011 or 1155 ForumAMD Piledriver rumours ... and expert conjecture ForumNew to building need some help. ForumMost modern CPU for Windows XP 32 Bit? ForumBestConfigs: High-End Intel Gaming PC ForumIntel E5-2687w Workstation Processors for Server? ForumWhat do you think about this computer build ? is it good for gaming? ForumWill this PSU be enough? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !