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Old April 1, 2011, 07:11 PM
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MSI has officially announced compatibility with all AMD AM3+ multi-core processors on its AMD AM3 mainboards. By upgrading the BIOS with a few simple steps, users can enjoy the powerful performance of AMD AM3+ multi-core processors without having to purchase a new motherboard.

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bios update, thats what i want to hear. nice
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That's awesome, does this mean that most manufacturers will likely do this?
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Old April 2, 2011, 06:50 PM
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That's awesome, does this mean that most manufacturers will likely do this?

Asus already did
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I love google AM3 motherboards will support AM3+ CPUs, says Asus | hw-lab.com

this is bad ass, I bought a 140watt capable asus board less than a month ago, nice to know that it will be good for a while to come. This is how you keep a loyal customer base.
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Sweet, I've got a 890FXA-GD70. :D
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does this mean only 890 chipset boards will support new cpus or all 8xx boards??
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I hope MSI fallows Gigabyte and adds the lower end boards to the list like the 870-G45.
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Sweet I just finished my matx crossfire setup with the 890GXM-G65, good to know it will take a BD.
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That's absolutely fantastic news... I was holding off on a new board until they came out with AM3+ but this solves it
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