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Socket 754 to AM2

By Tmagic650
May 22, 2008
  1. Will a Athlon 64 2800+ fit and run properly into a Socket AM2 motherboard?
     
  2. Matthew

    Matthew TechSpot Staff Posts: 5,267   +92

    ..Just a guess here but the AM2 socket has 940 contacts and the 754 has 754 contacts. I'd say negative...
     
  3. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Topic Starter Posts: 17,244   +234

    Yes, I'm having trouble locating a socket 754 motherboard. i have a good Athlon 64 2800+ that I'd like to use
     
  4. Matthew

    Matthew TechSpot Staff Posts: 5,267   +92

    You might have to resort to eBay.
     
  5. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,979   +362

    I found some at Amazon.com. I searched for socket 754 and came up with this: Click here.
     
  6. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Topic Starter Posts: 17,244   +234

    Thanks mailpup,
    there are good deals on 754 mobo's on EBay too
     
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