Question Do i Need to secure my Amd CPU when its in his Socket.

May 9, 2021
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Hey so i am moving in the next days. I will travel with Plane and have my PC in my suitcase (i Took it apart) now i am wondering If my CPU is Safe because i dont have the Stock cooler anymore so Theres nothing over it. Can i Just leave it in the mobo or should i Take it Out?.
 

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Be careful, the lever on that AMD motherboard isn't mean to secure the CPU, it's there to force the pins contact.

I remember when I still use AMD Athlon, I can remove the CPU even with the lever fully locked.

The CPU can only be secured with the heat-sink installed and locked.
 
May 9, 2021
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Be careful, the lever on that AMD motherboard isn't mean to secure the CPU, it's there to force the pins contact.

I remember when I still use AMD Athlon, I can remove the CPU even with the lever fully locked.

The CPU can only be secured with the heat-sink installed and locked.
OK but i only have an AIO and i cant leave that on. Any other ideas how to secure the CPU ?
 

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