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Windows 7: Looking for advice on a cpu upgrade

02 Jun 2013   #11
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

@linn could ya provide a link. To a spec sheet or a store page of it ??


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02 Jun 2013   #12
Solarstarshines

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
I think that MB is an AM2 cpu socket. The AMD Phenom II x4 965 is for an AM3 cpu socket.
If the socket is AM2+ the 965BE will work it is backwards compatible
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02 Jun 2013   #13
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Will my board supporr the black edition?
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02 Jun 2013   #14
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

The socket is am3
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02 Jun 2013   #15
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

I am looking at an empty box of a AMD Phenom II Black edition x4 955. So that cpu must be in one of my several dozen computers It is a AM3 socket
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02 Jun 2013   #16
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
I am looking at an empty box of a AMD Phenom II Black edition x4 955. So that cpu must be in one of my several dozen computers It is a AM3 socket
Dang a dozen computers whatya building doc a warp drive
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02 Jun 2013   #17
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Solarstarshines View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
I think that MB is an AM2 cpu socket. The AMD Phenom II x4 965 is for an AM3 cpu socket.
If the socket is AM2+ the 965BE will work it is backwards compatible
Its a am3 socket
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02 Jun 2013   #18
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by linnemeyerhere View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by emmett82 View Post
@linn its the mobo thats in Docbrowns second post on my topic
Get the Black Edition model all day and twice at night !

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...033&CatId=4431
Will my board support the black edition ?
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02 Jun 2013   #19
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by emmett82 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by linnemeyerhere View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by emmett82 View Post
@linn its the mobo thats in Docbrowns second post on my topic
Get the Black Edition model all day and twice at night !

AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition AM3 CPU HDZ965FBGMBOX - 3.40GHz, Socket AM3, 6MB Cache, 2000MHz (4000 MT/s) FSB, Retail, Processor with Fan at TigerDirect.com
Will my board support the black edition ?
If it's a AM3 mobo then yes it will.
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02 Jun 2013   #20
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Freaking sweet next pay I'm buying it :3
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