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Compatibility of Ivy Bridge with existing LGA1155 motherboards?

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It's true that the CPUs will be backwards compatible with the H67, P67, and Z68 right? But what about the Management Engine interface firmware? Apparently the firmware version has to 8?
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Supposedly Intel's 6 series chipsets(Z68, P67, H67, H61, etc) are compatible with Ivybridge. As for the MCE, that is easily capable of being updated to a newer version via a bios update and a corresponding driver in Windows.
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