Is this processor compatible?

AC1234

TS Rookie
Athlon 64 x2 4200+ with a Asus M5A78L-M LX PLUS

If its not what would be a good motherboard thats compatible?
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fimbles

TS Evangelist
The Athlon will not work with that motherboard as it is socket AM3+

You need a socket AM2 board, Or an AM2+.