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Old 01-08-11, 09:21 PM   #34
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Originally Posted by ViN86 View Post
I thought it was AM3+ will support AM3, but not the other way around. Typically that's how backwards compatibility works.
That's how it is this time around. Previously it has been different, like how you can still use AM3 CPU's in AM2+ boards if you have an up to date bios.

Anyhow, AM3+ boards should be available in a few months,

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