The new Bulldozer cpu from AMD

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OleBrumHonning
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It says the bulldozer cpu need to have a am3+ mainboard. So i am wondring about this.
Will it soon be a am4 socket soon?

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Fnawesome
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most likely they will revise the am3 and call it am4, same pin layout, with some performance increases. the new cpus should be supported on decent am3 mobos with a bios update, however if the bios gets an update or not is completely dependent on the manufacturer

OleBrumHonning
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wondring about if i shall get me a am3+ mb or i shall wait for the am4. Hopeing to upgrade next year. You know any timeframe on the am4?

Fnawesome
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am3+ would be the am4, since currently there are am2, am2+, and am3 mobos. the next step would be am3+ if they are following that scheme, and most likely Q1 2011

metalozedex
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I heard it's only supported x86(32-bit)