It’s the new pancake processor

Which of these processors are supported by a Socket H2?

A) Intel Core 2 Duo

B) AMD Athlon II

C) Intel Core i3/5/7

D) AMD Athlon 64 FX

E) It’ll work with anything, if your hammer is big enough

The answer: C) Intel Core i3/5/7

The 1,155 pin Socket H2 is an Intel socket that supports the Sandy Bridge and Ivy Bridge versions of the Core i3, i5, and i7 processors.

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