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Old 07-17-2006, 02:22 PM   #1
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Default Merom on Core Duo systems?

Will the merom processors be compatible with current core duo laptops? i read somewhere that users will be able to install the merom in core duo laptops, provided that there is a bios update.

im asking because im under a time constraint to order a notebook before Aug3.


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Old 07-17-2006, 09:35 PM   #2
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Default Re: Merom on Core Duo systems?

I think so. I'm not sure if Intel changed the pin layout for Merom, so if they didn't, then it should be compatible with current Core Duo laptops, with a minor BIOS update. If they did change the pin layout, sorry, you're out of luck.
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