Overclock.net › Forums › AMD › AMD Motherboards › AM2 or Socket F?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

AM2 or Socket F? - Page 2

post #11 of 17
am3?

how do you people hear about this?
the beast
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
amd 5200+ 2x1mb l2 cache ASUS crosshair eVGA 7950gt 512mb 2 gigs corsair 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
sata 160g 16mb cache samsung writemaster xp pro xflat 17 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
mitsuko PC P&C silencer 610w Thermaltake Tsunami logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
poopy 
  hide details  
Reply
the beast
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
amd 5200+ 2x1mb l2 cache ASUS crosshair eVGA 7950gt 512mb 2 gigs corsair 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
sata 160g 16mb cache samsung writemaster xp pro xflat 17 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
mitsuko PC P&C silencer 610w Thermaltake Tsunami logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
poopy 
  hide details  
Reply
post #12 of 17
Personally, I put my ear to the ground and listen to the inner rumblings of the earth.... quite interesting what you pick up that way

But this will help also:
http://www.dailytech.com/article.aspx?newsid=3169
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 @ 3.8 GHz DFI LANPARTY DK X38-T2R eVGA 8400GS 2GB Mushkin DDR2 800 (single stick) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250GB WD SATA None Windows XP Pro 32-bit HP Pavilion f1703 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
N/A Corsair HX520 Coolermaster Cavalier N/A 
Mouse Pad
N/A 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 @ 3.8 GHz DFI LANPARTY DK X38-T2R eVGA 8400GS 2GB Mushkin DDR2 800 (single stick) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250GB WD SATA None Windows XP Pro 32-bit HP Pavilion f1703 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
N/A Corsair HX520 Coolermaster Cavalier N/A 
Mouse Pad
N/A 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13 of 17
Someone earlier said AM2's will run it AM3 mobo's, that is wrong... AM3's will run in AM2 mobo's, but AM2's will not run in AM3's mobo

Get an AM2, of course the 4x4 is Socket F, but I think you'd have a better time with AM2 and the new 65nm's
Intel E8400
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 Wolfdale @3.2 (356x9) DFI DK P35-T2RS EVGA 7950 GT KO SC 512mb 2x1 Ballistix 6400 (D9GHM) [1169@5-5-5-15] 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
SG B. 250GB 7200rpm LG DVD-RW & CD-RW Windows XP Pro Samsung 19" WS| |WH 22" WS 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Dell USB OCZ SxS 600W Athenatech Mid Green Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
Road Runner :P 
  hide details  
Reply
Intel E8400
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 Wolfdale @3.2 (356x9) DFI DK P35-T2RS EVGA 7950 GT KO SC 512mb 2x1 Ballistix 6400 (D9GHM) [1169@5-5-5-15] 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
SG B. 250GB 7200rpm LG DVD-RW & CD-RW Windows XP Pro Samsung 19" WS| |WH 22" WS 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Dell USB OCZ SxS 600W Athenatech Mid Green Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
Road Runner :P 
  hide details  
Reply
post #14 of 17
what frogy said is correct.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 @ 3.8 GHz DFI LANPARTY DK X38-T2R eVGA 8400GS 2GB Mushkin DDR2 800 (single stick) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250GB WD SATA None Windows XP Pro 32-bit HP Pavilion f1703 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
N/A Corsair HX520 Coolermaster Cavalier N/A 
Mouse Pad
N/A 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 @ 3.8 GHz DFI LANPARTY DK X38-T2R eVGA 8400GS 2GB Mushkin DDR2 800 (single stick) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250GB WD SATA None Windows XP Pro 32-bit HP Pavilion f1703 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
N/A Corsair HX520 Coolermaster Cavalier N/A 
Mouse Pad
N/A 
  hide details  
Reply
post #15 of 17
yes socket F socket F is going to be AMD's 4X4 platform
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X2 4400+ @ 2.64ghz DFI LanpartyUT SLI-DR NF4 bfg 8800gts 512 2X1 OCZ Ultra Performance 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD 3X320 WD 1X500 LG 16X DVD-RW Windows XP PRO 24" Viewsonic 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
ZBOARD TT 1000w NZXT ZERO Razer Diamondback 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD X2 4400+ @ 2.64ghz DFI LanpartyUT SLI-DR NF4 bfg 8800gts 512 2X1 OCZ Ultra Performance 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD 3X320 WD 1X500 LG 16X DVD-RW Windows XP PRO 24" Viewsonic 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
ZBOARD TT 1000w NZXT ZERO Razer Diamondback 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16 of 17
Thread Starter 
Alright then i shall go with AM2....what board do you recommend?
post #17 of 17
Here's Newegg's Selections

nForce 570 SLI:
nForce 570 SLI AM2

nForce 590 SLI:
nForce 590 SLI AM2

If your truly an ATI enthusiast and want Crossfire
ATI Crossfire 3200:
ATI Crossfire 3200 AM2


I bought this ASUS M2N32-SLI Deluxe Wifi Edition:
ASUS M2N32-SLI Deluxe Wifi Edition

It's running great and pretty cool and easy to setup, if your going for a nForce 590 SLI i'd probably reccommend that one
Intel E8400
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 Wolfdale @3.2 (356x9) DFI DK P35-T2RS EVGA 7950 GT KO SC 512mb 2x1 Ballistix 6400 (D9GHM) [1169@5-5-5-15] 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
SG B. 250GB 7200rpm LG DVD-RW & CD-RW Windows XP Pro Samsung 19" WS| |WH 22" WS 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Dell USB OCZ SxS 600W Athenatech Mid Green Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
Road Runner :P 
  hide details  
Reply
Intel E8400
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 Wolfdale @3.2 (356x9) DFI DK P35-T2RS EVGA 7950 GT KO SC 512mb 2x1 Ballistix 6400 (D9GHM) [1169@5-5-5-15] 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
SG B. 250GB 7200rpm LG DVD-RW & CD-RW Windows XP Pro Samsung 19" WS| |WH 22" WS 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Dell USB OCZ SxS 600W Athenatech Mid Green Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
Road Runner :P 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: AMD Motherboards
Overclock.net › Forums › AMD › AMD Motherboards › AM2 or Socket F?