Hammer going to be compatible /w K7 HSF? Tags: CPUs Compatibility Last response: June 10, 2002 3:20 AM in CPUs Share fireflayer June 9, 2002 10:36:58 PM I'm guessing not, but I am using the retail HSF right now and wanted to upgrade, but I'm also going to get a Hammer if they work out nicely. But I don't want to buy a nice HSF and then not be able to use it with the Hammer. Thanks More about : hammer compatible hsf | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove eden June 9, 2002 11:08:55 PM Not, since they are not Socket A. -- Meow | Report abuse Kelledin June 10, 2002 1:14:50 AM Nope, definitely not. Hammer uses a new HSF retention mechanism. [H]ardOCP has a nice little <A HREF="http://www.hardocp.com/article.html?art=MzAx" target="_new">article</A> describing it, in case you're interested. <pre>We now <b>return</b>(<font color=blue>-1</font color=blue>) to an irregular program scheduler.</pre><p> | Report abuse fireflayer June 10, 2002 3:20:27 AM alright, thanks. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Hammer going to be compatible /w K7 HSF?> Related ressources: ForumHammer bandwidth concerns Forumclaw hammer or sledge hammer ForumThe Thouroughbred and the Hammer ForumLink on a 32 bit 64 bit software.( hammer ) ForumIs the Hammer architecture too conservative? ForumWhat if the Hammer fizzles? ForumHammer , The Chip To Break or Make AMD? ForumHammer Head Forum' Hammer ' :: My Take ForumHammer IPC question ForumBrand spankin new 1.33GHz K7 (it's a toaster) ForumWho has a K7 Master?? ForumAMD fanboys on the defense. ForumDual PIII 1Ghz vs PIV 1.5Ghz or K7 1.33Ghz ForumThe Hammer Cpu ForumHammer pics =p Forumbig Questions about 64bit and the Hammer ForumMy guess of Claw- Hammer 's clockspeed ForumTrade-off in hammer or any integrade MCH ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !