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Old 09-11-2006, 02:06 AM   #1
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I have a Pentium III, and my question to you is, i want to upgrade my processor really soon, but without having to rip out my whole motherboard...I'm looking for something with similar compatabilities. Now how would I know if a processor is compatable with my computer?
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Old 09-11-2006, 08:06 AM   #2
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you would have to find out what socket it is first, maby its 370?
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Old 09-11-2006, 01:49 PM   #3
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find out wat is ur mobo's name, manufacture, then search the manufacture's site for processors that it can be supported.
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Old 09-11-2006, 02:34 PM   #4
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well u will probably have to stick with another p3 since I think that p4's are only s478 and lga 775. If u want anything new u will have to go with a new mobo and probably new ram too.
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