Re: am2 socket
There are two variants, AM2 and AM2+. They are physically the same. The main difference is AM2+ runs HyperTransport 3.0 at up to 2.6 GHz while AM2 is HT 2.0 @ 1 GHz. AM2 CPUs will work on AM2+ motherboards and AM2+ CPUs will work on AM2 motherboards.