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i have an old mother board GA-H61M-S2P-B3, just want to ask if a core i7-3970x will work on it? big thank.. :)

GA-H61M-S2P-B3 to corei7-3970x
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  1. Best answer
    No, That cpu is socket 2011 and your motherboard is socket 1155.
  2. oh my, but it states that this mother board is compatible with 2nd gen processors and this corei7-3970 is a 2nd gen processors right?
  3. Archie14 said:

    oh my, but it states that this mother board is compatible with 2nd gen processors and this corei7-3970 is a 2nd gen processors right?


    It's compatible with 2nd gen cpus, just not all of them. Here's Gigabytes cpu support list for that board.
    http://www.gigabyte.com/support-downloads/cpu-support-popup.aspx?pid=3952
  4. bignastyid said:
    Archie14 said:

    oh my, but it states that this mother board is compatible with 2nd gen processors and this corei7-3970 is a 2nd gen processors right?


    It's compatible with 2nd gen cpus, just not all of them. Here's Gigabytes cpu support list for that board.
    http://www.gigabyte.com/support-downloads/cpu-support-popup.aspx?pid=3952


    i got you sir , big tnx, but a core i7-6700k is a 1151 socket, will this fit my mother board also?, its not include in your list :(
  5. Archie14 said:
    bignastyid said:
    Archie14 said:

    oh my, but it states that this mother board is compatible with 2nd gen processors and this corei7-3970 is a 2nd gen processors right?


    It's compatible with 2nd gen cpus, just not all of them. Here's Gigabytes cpu support list for that board.
    http://www.gigabyte.com/support-downloads/cpu-support-popup.aspx?pid=3952


    i got you sir , big tnx, but a core i7-6700k is a 1151 socket, will this fit my mother board also?, its not include in your list :(


    This is all you can choose from.
    http://www.gigabyte.com/support-downloads/cpu-support-popup.aspx?pid=3952
  6. Archie14 said:
    bignastyid said:
    Archie14 said:

    oh my, but it states that this mother board is compatible with 2nd gen processors and this corei7-3970 is a 2nd gen processors right?


    It's compatible with 2nd gen cpus, just not all of them. Here's Gigabytes cpu support list for that board.
    http://www.gigabyte.com/support-downloads/cpu-support-popup.aspx?pid=3952


    i got you sir , big tnx, but a core i7-6700k is a 1151 socket, will this fit my mother board also?, its not include in your list :(


    Only a socket 1155 cpu will work, socket 1156, 1150, and 1151 cpu will not work. For a list compatible cpus please refer to the gigabyte link.
  7. alright thanks a lot guys, appreciate (Y)
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