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  • Wiki Page: Need help if I can replace Processor.

    Hello, I'm trying to figure out if I can manually replace my current processor an Intel Core 2 Duo E6600, 2400 MHz with an Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 Wolfdale 3.0GHz 6MB L2 Cache LGA 775 65W Dual-Core Processor. My computer a Dell XPS 410 Dimension 9200.
  • Forum Thread: Update processor from E660 to Q6700

    Can a Q6700 run on a dell 390 0DN075,82975 bio 2.6.0 and or recommend the fastest processor that will run on this system.
  • Forum Thread: Dell Precision 490 and Processor Upgrades

    I have a Dell Precision 490 workstation with bios release A03 from 12/22/06. There is a bios upgrade for the system to A08 but the support website says absolutely nothing for what it does for you (nice to know before you apply it). I'm currently running a single processor, Dual-Core 5160, 3ghz. How...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrade DC7700 from Pentium D to E4700 Dual Core

    Hi, I spent many hours until about 2:30am trying to get my DC7700 Small Form Factor PC (with 2GB of RAM and Windows XP) to accept an E4700 processor :(, after everything I did I'm still receiving an 1801 - Microcode Update Error. From what I have read the DC7700 accepts this processor and shouldn't...
  • Forum Thread: CPU compatibility

    Hi, I'd like to upgrade my processor on my PC, however I'm unsure which ones are compatible. I have a Dell inc 0F896N A02 according to CPU-Z. My PC is a Dell Inspiron 546 MT. Ideally I'd like a Quad core processor. I currently have an AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual core 7550 processor...
  • Forum Thread: Dimension 4300-Upgraded CPU

    Has anyone upgraded their 4300 P4 CPU and used the original heatsink in lieu of installing a CPU fan? Any high heat issues? I intend to upgrade with a P4 2.6 but am not sure a CPU fan will fit under the existing CPU heatsink fan shroud.
  • Forum Thread: Repairing and Upgrading

    Hello all, I thought I should come to the very best place for expert advice on Dell systems. I have an Inspiron 530 and I have a couple of issues and a question I am desperate to get help with if possible. Recently my computer developed a fault when I was trying to reset it back to...
  • Forum Thread: Can I upgrade new CPU(45nm LGA775) on motherboard E210882 REV.A02?

    Hi everyone, I have a Dimension 9200 Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor E6300 (65nm LGA775) with E210882 REV.A02 motherboard, so I am wondering if I can upgrade for a CPU (45nm LGA775) on my motherboard? Because I am thinking to go for a Duo Quad CPU with 45nm architecture LGA775. Also my power supply...
  • Forum Thread: Need Help With Pc UPgradation!!!

    hello guyz! i am new to this forum, i am not sure that i have posted in the right section or not? so i beg your pardon. well the the thing is i have a dell optiplex 210L Desktop PC. It has Intel Pentium 4 640 3.20 GHz Prescott Processor. what i want to know is, can i upgrade my processot to core 2...
  • Forum Thread: Dimension 4700 CPU upgrade compatibility question

    Hi - I have been researching other threads here and think I have this upgrade thing figured out, but want to confirm before I do something that won't work. I have a Dimension 4700 running Pentium CPU 530 (3.0 gHz / 800 FSB / 1 MB L2 Cache) and BIOS version A05. From other posts it seems that...
  • Forum Thread: Studio 540 Processor Help

    Hello, I'm not very tech-smart and I was wondering does the Dell Studio 540 support all LGA775 processors? I'm looking to buy a new processor and right now I have an Intel Pentium E5200 and I was wondering if there were any upgrades that will make a pretty noticeable difference for around 80...
  • Forum Thread: What is Good upgrade from AMD Athlon II X3 425? (Inspiron 570 CPU)

    I'm looking for a good upgrade for my desktop and was wondering what CPUs are compatible. I did a winaudit and got the mobo model, 04GJJT.
  • Forum Thread: Dimension 9100 531 (3.0) P4. What the best possible new processor upgrade i can get?

    I Have a Pentium 4 Processor, 531 supporting HT Technology (1M Cache, 3.00 GHz, 800 MHz FSB). i read alot about Intel® Pentium® D processor... What Processor Upgrade can i do and which one best for gaming? is it easy to removing the processor? Cant aford a new pc so wanna make do...
  • Forum Thread: Need CPU Socket spec for Dimension 5150

    I have a Dimension 5150 the specifications on the CPU is Dell Part#W8400, Processor, 80547, Pentium 4 Prescott Dt, 630, SKT-T, Male. I need to replace the processor but can not find the Socket size anywhere on the Dell site for my PC. Does anyone know which of the 3 socket sizes for this processor will...
  • Forum Thread: Processor upgrade options for Dimension 5150

    I have a Dimension 5150 Pentium 4 Processor 630 with HT technology (3.00GHz, 800MHz fsb, 2MB cache) (as copied from the original order in 2006!) Do I have any options to upgrade the processor, preferably without having to swap out the motherboard. Thanks Paul
  • Forum Thread: Dell Dimension 4600 CPU

    I was handed a hand me down and was wondering if anyone knows how high of a cpu this mobo can hold. Right now it has an Intel Pentium 4- 2.6 GHz single core. I think. Can it handle a multiple core and a higher GHz processor? any help will be appreciated thanks Mike.
  • Forum Thread: Optiplex GX60 processor options

    Hi, I've got an aging GX60 with a Celeron 2.4 processor, in an 845 chipset motherboard. To avoid the pain of getting a new machine, software licenses etc and recreating everything from scratch, it would be good if I could just replace with a better processor, but can't find any information...
  • Forum Reply: Re: dell inspiron 518 processor upgrade

    I'm wondering the same exact thing. I have a Dell Inspiron 518 with the Core 2 Duo E7300 @ 2.66Ghz and would be really interested in upgrading to either of the following cpus if possible: 1) Core 2 Quad Q9650 @ 3Ghz 2) Core 2 Duo E8600 @ 3.33Ghz I have upgraded the PSU unit to an Antec...
  • Forum Thread: inspiron 518 processor upgrade

    Im going to be upgrading the Intel Pentium Dual-Core E2200 @ 2.20 GHz on my dell inspiron 518, i have a choice of two processor's can you tell me witch one is the best of these two? and will i need a upgraded cooling system ? thanks Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 2.83 GHz Quad Core Processor Or ...
  • Forum Thread: dell inspiron 518 processor upgrade

    Im going to be upgrading the Intel Pentium Dual-Core E2200 @ 2.20 GHz on my dell inspiron 518, i have a choice of two processor's can you tell me witch one is the best of these two? and will i need a upgraded cooling system ? thank you Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 2.83 GHz Quad Core Processor Intel...
  • Forum Thread: Need to know if I can upgrade my processor?

    Hello, I'm trying to figure out if I can manually replace my current processor a Dual-Core Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 Processor 2400 MHz with an Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 Wolfdale 3.0GHz 6MB L2 Cache LGA 775 65W Dual-Core Processor. My computer is a Dell XPS 410 Dimension 9200.
  • Forum Thread: Need a New Processor Afraid to Fry My Motherboard

    Hey guys I need a new processor real bad I attached a file of my system specs my delema is that I wanna get a much better processor than a single core 2.01 GHz yes sad I know but I am afraid to fry my motherboard because it is rather small and is already running a 1bg graphics card and I just don't...
  • Forum Thread: Cpu upgrade

    Hello I have a dell dimension 5100 and I just recently bought a Intel Core 2 Duo Retail Boxed E7200 Processor - 2.53GHz, 3MB Cache, 1066MHz FSB, 45nm Wolfdale from Amazon and after reading some dell FAQs I have gotten a little bit scared and sketical about seeing if my motherboad and bios are compatible...
  • Forum Thread: New Processors for Dell Optiplex 745?

    Hi, I have a Dell Optiplex 745 mini desktop and was looking to upgrade my Processor. What options are present for myself? I was hoping to be able to upgrade to an Intel Core i5. The motherboard specs are as followed: Board: Dell Inc. 0GX297 Serial Number: CN6986174I20AF. Bus Clock: 800 megahertz...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrading my Dell Inspiron 530s's processor

    Hi, i hope im posting this in the right place. I want to upgrade my dell inspiron 530s's processor, its currently the default and only runs at 1.8 GHz. Im looking at the Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 that i found on amazon at this link: http://www.amazon.com/Intel-E8500-Processor-Socket-LGA775/dp/B00116SLZS...