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Question Need an 8th gen CPU to update BIOS to 9th gen?

Jun 9, 2020
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Buying a Gigabyte B360M DS3H for an i3 9100F. Do I need an 8th gen to update the mobo? or does it already ship with the F6 BIOS version??
 
The requisite F14 bios was released 3/2019.
All products shipped since then will have that or a more current bios.
The F6 bios which allows 9000 series to boot was released 07/2018

I do not think I would worry.
At the very least, you should be able to boot and flash the bios to later versions which address 9000 series support.
 

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