Hardwarei7 7700k and gaming m3 z170APosted:

Gush
  • 1K Rainmaker
Status: Offline
Joined: Aug 08, 20125 Year Member
Posts: 1,246
Reputation Power: 58
will the i7 7700k work with the msi gaming m3 z170A? i heard you have to do a update or something... how does that work??
#2. Posted:
Vial
  • 2 Million
Status: Online
Joined: May 10, 20143 Year Member
Posts: 5,898
Reputation Power: 593
Its compatible if the bios is updated so you would need a compatible CPU to do the Bios Update and then you could use the newer CPU on an older Motherboard.But it wont work if you dont update your Bios first.
#3. Posted:
Mario350
  • 2 Million
Status: Offline
Joined: Mar 27, 20134 Year Member
Posts: 3,251
Reputation Power: 128
it will work but you would need a 6xxx skylake to update the bios or something im not really sure how flashing bios really works without a cpu for that board but as long as its updated it will work fine but i would highly recommend a 2xx board to avoid that headache if you dont know how to update the bios
Users browsing this topic: None
Jump to:


RECENT POSTS

HOT TOPICS