Best cpu on am3+ socket?

XGameGhostX

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My mobo is a gigabyte 78lmt-usb3. Bout and amd fx 6350 with writh cooler?

 

XGameGhostX

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I found a 8350 with wraith cooler for 140 is it worth it?
 

DSzymborski

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I cannot recommend running a 125W CPU on that motherboard.
 

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DSzymborski

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It'll run. And then have a high probability of throttling under load. Budget AM3+ motherboards have a wretched history trying to run 125W CPUs. The VRMs are absolutely dreadful.
 

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