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I was waiting for an actual AM3+ (ie 900-series chipset) motherboard so I can upgrade to Bulldozer without relying on a motherboard manufacturer to give me a BIOS update. However I asked for an ETA from a Gigabyte Facebook page and here was the response:

I wonder if this means that motherboard manufacturers will just release AM3+ revisions of current 800-series chipset boards instead of releasing any 900 series MicroATX boards?

I'm on the fence as to weather I just should pull the trigger on this since they advertise 32nm CPU ready, or if I should still wait and see if any other good MicroATX solutions come out for AM3+. I've got a Sempron 140 ready to use until Bulldozer is released.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dixson01974 View Post
Yes some AM3 mobo can support an AM3+ cpu, but there will be some option that you will not be able to use.
You have no proof of this.
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