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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??
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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.
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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
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