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Old 06-29-2005, 01:10 PM   #1
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Default socket???

hello, how do I find out which socket motherboard my procsessor is for? because I want to get a new mobo.
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Old 06-29-2005, 01:14 PM   #2
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just look at this site and it will tell you what to do..
http://www.mysuperpc.com/pc_assembly...rocessor.shtml
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Old 06-29-2005, 01:15 PM   #3
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What type of processor do you have? And how old is it, and what speed does it run at?
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just look at your proccessor and you will find out what socket will you need.
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Old 06-29-2005, 01:22 PM   #5
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just look at your proccessor and you will find out what socket will you need.

LMAO! count the pins! LMAO!

Nah, seriously, what type of processor? AMD or Intel? What model number?

AMD Athlon XP/Duron
AMD Athlon64 (First series)
AMD Athlon64 (newer CPUs)
AMD AthlonFX (originals)
AMD AthlonFX (newer models)

Intel Pentium II
Intel Pentium III (slot based)
Intel Pentium III (socket based)
Intel Pentium IV (1.3GHz-2.0GHz using RDRAM)
Intel Pentium IV (1.8GHz-3.0GHz)
Intel Pentium IV (newer model 2.8GHz-3.8GHz)
Intel Celeron (too many to list...)
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Old 06-29-2005, 01:29 PM   #6
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its a intel celeron 2.40ghz
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Old 06-29-2005, 01:35 PM   #7
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ok you need a socket 478 cpu proccessor.
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Old 06-29-2005, 01:47 PM   #8
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cheers nuke
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Old 06-29-2005, 01:55 PM   #9
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Why do you want a new processor i am getting a 2.8Ghz one for the pc i am building at 12 years old, So i dont think its that out of date.
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or maybe you're just not getting a good comp hehe. just kidding. Yeah most games will run on a 2.4 but if you want to upgrade go with something a little higher.
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