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Old 10-11-2008, 03:46 PM   #11
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The only processors I've seen work in desktops and laptops are intel's socket 478's. All the rest just don't have that luxury for the reasons everyone mentioned above + simple spec incompatibility.
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Old 10-11-2008, 04:20 PM   #12
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I think most laptops have their components soldered in too.
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Old 10-11-2008, 10:19 PM   #13
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The only processors I've seen work in desktops and laptops are intel's socket 478's. All the rest just don't have that luxury for the reasons everyone mentioned above + simple spec incompatibility.
How do I find out what sockets they use? ^_-
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Old 10-11-2008, 10:36 PM   #14
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How do I find out what sockets they use? ^_-
Your e-machines processor is socket 754, so no can do on the swap.
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