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Will AM3 waterblocks fit AM3+ sockets ?

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Any idea if a AM3 waterblocks fit AM3+ sockets ?
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post #2 of 12
dont quote me on this but I am pretty sure they will be 100 % compatible.

Considering AM2 through AM3 used the same mounting system.
    
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post #3 of 12
I don't see why not when some AM3 motherboards will support AM3+ chips
post #4 of 12
yes since AM3 motherboard are compatible with AM3+ with bios update so i would think yes
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probably the same screw holes, they just removed some of the plastic for better airflow
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post #6 of 12
agree, and it looks exactly the same in the 990FX boards
post #7 of 12
same mounting holes since AM2

should fit just fine
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Yes because AMD loves us biggrin.gif
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post #9 of 12
It does smile.gif.

Saw a slide from asus IIRC which said something like "Same mounting as AM3" followed by some text saying you can mount 3rd party coolers form your Am3 on the Am3+
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post #10 of 12
same mounting since 754>939>am2>am3
Yep no problems.
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