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Old 04-23-2008, 09:40 PM   #2
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Default Re: Sockets?

The number following "socket" commonly refers to the number of pins used by the CPU. So a socket 939 has 939 pins, the LGA 775 has 775 pins, etc.

The motherboards that will support the Nehalem chips will be a new socket LGA 1366, it will not support older CPU's.
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