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Old 07-23-2006, 07:16 PM   #1
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Default what socket is the amd athlon xp 2500?? NEED FAST ANSWERS

on the ebay auction it says "socket A/462"

so do i buy a socket 462 mobo or a socket A mobo?
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Default Re: what socket is the amd athlon xp 2500?? NEED FAST ANSWERS

Yes Socket A is the same as 462 and yes the 2500 is.
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Default Re: what socket is the amd athlon xp 2500?? NEED FAST ANSWERS

I think they're the same thing.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813186061
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Old 07-23-2006, 07:42 PM   #4
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Default Re: what socket is the amd athlon xp 2500?? NEED FAST ANSWERS

Socket A = Socket 462, which is a 462 pin socket.

So yes, you buy a Socket A (Socket 462) motherboard.
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Old 07-23-2006, 08:52 PM   #5
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Default Re: what socket is the amd athlon xp 2500?? NEED FAST ANSWERS

Yep, socket A and 462 are one in the same.
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