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Q. visitor asked, Hi! I'm looking for a CPU that is compatible with this motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128627

Chris C.
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Hi! I'm looking for a CPU that is compatible with this motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product...
preferrably 3.5 Ghz and up
under $100
Chris C.
ok
I bought a motherboard/CPU/ram combo for christmas and surprisingly the CPU wasnt compatible
i tried pushing it into the socket and the pins started to bend :/
Chris C.
thats bad
ya it seems like for this one it has to be the AM3/3+ and at least fx
yes! haha
alright thank you for helping
Chris C.
so
this wasnt the cpu you got with it correct?
let me see
no its not
Chris C.
now i know it isnt under $100 but its one of the better am3+ fx units
108 is fine
as far as gaming, what would you say is the most important spec for a CPU?
specs*
Chris C.
cores
oh okay great, so the one you sent me is 6 core
Chris C.
yep which is good for AMD
well thank you! you were very helpful
one more thing, you play HOTS?
Chris C.
i do
i made this comp for my brother as a christmas present so we can ply HOTS together
did you wanna play some time?
Chris C.
sure i think i have room on my friends list thepartyfoul#1221
been mostly playing WoW lately though
thats cool!
alright ill add you some time today, thanks for your help
Chris C.
you're welcome :-)
thx, ttyl
Chris C.
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