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Old 01-11-2009, 07:19 PM   #1
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How easy is it to change/upgrade processors?
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Old 01-11-2009, 07:23 PM   #2
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How easy is it to change/upgrade processors?
Easy as typing how to change a processor in google and hitting enter.

Seriously atleast try and do some research before you do a post, this took me 2secs to find:

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It's very easy.

The hardest part of replacing a CPU is removing the heatsink.
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Easy as typing how to change a processor in google and hitting enter.

Seriously atleast try and do some research before you do a post, this took me 2secs to find:

No, i meant does it matter what processor it is like speed gigahertz? for which motherboard it is?
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It's very easy.

The hardest part of replacing a CPU is removing the heatsink.
and sometimes putting the heatsink on.

It pretty much depends, you would want to be careful not to bend any pins, whether its on the mobo for Intel, or on the CPU for AMD. Also, make sure to not use too much force, but enough force to make it secure.
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Depends on how big of a processor change it is
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and sometimes putting the heatsink on.
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No, i meant does it matter what processor it is like speed gigahertz? for which motherboard it is?
The speed of the CPU isn't important in an upgrade. You have to make sure the upgrade CPU itself is compatible with your motherboard.
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No, i meant does it matter what processor it is like speed gigahertz? for which motherboard it is?
Its not the speed of the cpu you should look at, its the model that the motherboard can support because they are built to only fit certain cpu models.

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