Appearance difference between SlotA &SocketA AMD?

  rickf 10:28 06 Jun 2004
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Hi All,
I am trying to determine the physical difference between the Slot A and Socket A AMD CPU. Am I right in thinking that the SLOT A has a cut on the right hand corner for pin1 and SOCKET A has a golden triangular pointer. Info will be much appreciated. Thanks.

  bremner 11:05 06 Jun 2004

Slot A is long and takes a large rectangular shaped processor as in this picture click here and Socket A is square flat and takes this type of processor click here

  BIG ben strikes 10 11:21 06 Jun 2004

thunder birds are go!

  rickf 11:33 06 Jun 2004

Thanks fellas. Great help. Close now.

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