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hp pavilion a6720f

I have a customer with an hp a6720f . The mobo went bad , and of course , you cant get one from hp , so I end up ordering one and the original unit came with an AM2+ and I get a AM3 

  • Motherboard manufacturer's name: Pegatron M2N78-LA
  • HP/Compaq name: Violet-GL8E
  • My question is will the AM2+ processor fit in the AM3 motherboard? I know you can go the other way or is the pin configuration different?

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    Re: hp pavilion a6720f

    Check out the AM3 microATX boards at www.newegg.com At least two of them indicate that you should be OK.

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