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AMD64 socketsAMD uses various motherboard sockets for its 64-bit CPUs (Opteron, Athlon 64, Athlon 64 FX, Turion 64). Socket 940 (940 pins) supports dual channel memory controllers, and Socket 754 supports a single channel. Socket 939 was added later to provide a less-expensive motherboard option, one with only four layers rather than from six to nine. See AMD64.
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Asi, los procesadores Athlon 64 para Socket 939 y los Opteron para Socket 940
permiten aprovechar la inversion en tecnologia de la mejor manera.
Processors in the AMD Opteron 200 and 800 Series will continue to utilize Socket 940
which is validated for the registered memory configuration required by these processors.