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Can i use am2 cooler on am3 & am3+?

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February 5, 2013 2:22:18 PM

Hello guys
I have a ocz vendetta cpu cooler with am2 support now using on my lga775 core 2 due 7500
i am upgrading to amd 955BK and maybe to FX later
i wondering if i can use it to cooling my am3 955BE?

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February 5, 2013 2:43:47 PM

as per the manufacturer's spec, it only supports the 755 and AM2 sockets. sorry to be the bearer of bad news. however, the coolermaster 212 evo supports the AM3+ socket and is a great cooler. It also has a nice low price tag to boot!

best of luck with the upgrades.