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I have a  Vostro Desktop 220Service Tag: [ADMIN NOTE: Service Tag removed per privacy policy]. It has a Intel Celeron CPU 450 @ 2.20 GHz

and I would like to upgrade to a dual core,what would be compatible with this mother board? Dell model  OP301D A02 Chipset Intel G45/G43 rev A3 Southbridge 82801JR (ICH1OR) Bios Dell ver 1.2.0 date 06/26/2009

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  • ab7oh

    The following processors are compatible with the Vostro 220:-

    Yorkfield Quad Core Q8400 2.66GHz
    Yorkfield Q9400 2.66GHz  
    Yorkfield Q9550 2.83GHz   
    Wolfdale Dual Core E8600 3.33GHz
    Wolfdale Dual Core E8500 3.16GHz
    Wolfdale Dual Core E7600 3.06GHz
    Wolfdale Dual Core E8400 3.00GHz
    Wolfdale Dual Core E7500 2.93GHz
    Wolfdale Dual Core E6300 2.80GHz
    Wolfdale Dual Core E7300 2.66GHz
    Wolfdale Dual Core E4700 2.80GHz



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  • Thank you for your quick answer. I found a Intel Pentium E5300 - 2.6 GHz Dual-Core Processor that is a good replacement for it. CPU WORLD shows it is a CPU, related to Intel Celeron 450.

    Thanks again