What type of socket package is an AMD Socket F?
E) Has anyone seen my AMD Socket F wrench?
The answer: B) LGA
The AMD Socket F is the only AMD socket listed in the CompTIA exam requirements that is an LGA package. All of the other AMD sockets listed in the exam requirements are PGA-ZIF packages. Conversely, all of the Intel processors listed in the exam requirements are LGA sockets.
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