CPU / MainBoard Compaitibility Tags: CPUs Processors Socket Last response: January 8, 2013 9:13 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs January 8, 2013 8:33:17 PM Hello, is an am3+ processor compatitble with an AM3 socket More about : cpu mainboard compaitibility Proximon a b à CPUs January 8, 2013 9:13:09 PM There is more to it than that, because specific boards might not be able to handle specific CPUs due to power constraints. Technically, it's possible and some boards were forward compatible. Just go to the board manufacturers website and look at the CPU support list. Also look at the BIOS updates. If buying a new board, you will want to get AM3+ though. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedThinking about replacing CPU need help with compaitibility please Forum SolvedWhat CPU parameters do I need to respect for it to be compatible with my mainboard Forum SolvedCPU cover on the mainboard removed before installing the CPU Forum SolvedKeep current AMD CPU/Mainboard or Upgrade to Intel? Forum SolvedUpgrade Mainboard+CPU+RAM (+maybe GPU) 300-500€ Forum mainboard cpu lga1155 Forum Mainboard Dell 0F8098 - CPU upgrade Forum Solved[Motherboards & CPU] Can i use a 1333 CPU on a 1066 Mainboard? Forum SolvedBudget CPU/Mainboard/RAM upgrade for father's PC, to run Win7 64 Forum Mainboard, ram or cpu problem? Forum CPU and Mainboard question. Forum Upgrade Advice CPU, Mainboard , Memory Budget Range 400$-500$ Forum Upgrade advice CPU, Mainboard , Memory Forum Sabertooth RAM ok, but MEMTest Errors? Mainboard or CPU defect Forum CPU/ Mainboard Compatability Forum Looking for a CPU cooler for a old Asus A8N-VM mainboard (Socket 939) Forum DELL Precision T7400: CPU or mainboard problem? Forum Advise on mainboard&cpu Forum My Mainboard Dont Support This CPU??? HELP PLS Forum HP NC6400 Mainboard Problem ! Multiplier locked and CPU on 100% Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !