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Old September 4, 2007, 08:55 AM
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Default AMD AM2+ Mobo Compatibility Chart from Asus

Today, Asus released their list of current AM2 motherboards which can be made AM2+ compatible with a simple BIOS update. AM2+ is just around the corner and this will leave many current AM2 owners breathing a sigh of relief.

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ASUSTeK Computer Inc. (ASUS) today announced the world’s first motherboard supporting AMD AM2+ CPU. After a long-term cooperation with AMD, the M2A-VM motherboard series is the first to be available with more AM2+ CPU compatible motherboards to come from ASUS in the near future.

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Old September 4, 2007, 08:57 AM
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Have you heard if they will be running AM2+ features of if they are just AM2 compatible meaning they will run AM2+ CPU's at AM2 specs only?
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Old September 4, 2007, 09:04 AM
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None of these have HT3.0 nor split power planes so they are just AM2+ compatible.
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I'm very curious to see how much of an impact that actually has on performance...
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Old September 4, 2007, 09:29 AM
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That will have to be seen but I have a feeling it will more than some people are expecting. HT3.0 is an integral part of the Phenom architecture so I would think the difference would be more than we saw with Intel's move to 1333Mhz FSB.
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Say what? Crosshair? hehehe. Soooooo glad i got that motherboard now
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With my outstanding M2N-E *sigh* I think I'll probably be upgrading MB & CPU when AM2+ hits. Don't get me wrong, my M2N-E has been solid but not a great OC'er with it's Ram Voltage limited to 1.85v IIRC. Ah well... Sure hope the new AMDs are outstanding or I might have to jump ship since those C2Ds and Quads are kicking butt!
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With my outstanding M2N-E *sigh* I think I'll probably be upgrading MB & CPU when AM2+ hits. Don't get me wrong, my M2N-E has been solid but not a great OC'er with it's Ram Voltage limited to 1.85v IIRC. Ah well...
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I've had about the same experience with my M2N-E... good board but a few minor things made me forgot about the good stuff... oh and it's 1.95V :P

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I can't wait for the real AM2+ boards, hopefully Phenom and the 790 chipset will be good performers :D
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