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Old 04-28-2009, 09:07 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Mobo/Processor help Plz!

Ok I might have messed up here, I thought I had it right but I just ordered a new PSU and processor and a new graphics card. BUT
I may have messed up with the new processor, I was hoping to see if any one could tell me if my mobo can support my new processor.

Mobo-Asus Sk8n/Phoenix - AwardBIOSTeDell System v6.00PG

Processor-AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600 [HTML]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819103234[/HTML]

Thanks, and if its not could some one steer me into the right processor for that mobo.
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Default Re: Mobo/Processor help Plz!

That CPU WILL NOT work in that motherboard.

The Asus Sk8n is a socket 940, while the 5600 is a AM2 CPU. That mobo uses DDR RAM, not DDR2.

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