AMD Socket 939/940

  wotbus@ 09:27 11 Aug 09
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Are these two chalk and cheese or are they interchangable. Is it one pin difference we are talking about or just a reference number?
Thanks.

  wotbus@ 09:30 11 Aug 09

PS: Another question.
Thermal paste goes between heatsink/cpu and usually a clip of some sort holds it all tight.
What is the product which goes between chipset and heatsink where there is no clip to hold it tight?
Thanks again :-)

  wotbus@ 16:37 11 Aug 09

^

  retep888 16:51 11 Aug 09

The two are not compatible.

939 is for mainline chip.

940 is for server chip(Opteron) which requires ECC RAM.

<<What is the product which goes between chipset and heatsink where there is no clip to hold it tight?>>

click here$FILE/THERMATTACH-TAPES-THERM-CAT.pdf

  wotbus@ 16:55 11 Aug 09

Great - thanks VM retep888
:-)

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