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Old 04-27-2010, 03:31 PM   #1
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Default Stealing from the Rich, to give to the Poor.

OK guys, I'm new here.

But I've got a question.

My gf has an old Dell XPS m140, with a Intel Celeron running at 2.00GHz, and I have am currently using an HP Brick (otherwise known as a dv6000)...now I have all the problems most dv6000 users have. No wireless, running extremly hot.

But what I was wondering was...do you think I could replace my old AMD motherboard and processor (which is only running at 1.6GHz) with the motherboard and cpu from my gf's old dell?

What do you think?

I recently brought her a new emachine laptop from a liquidation sale that's working like a charm, that I want to last her until she needs to buy a Macbook for Arts college.

My dv6000 has to last me until financial aid time in August when I can buy my dream Lenovo with a Intel i5...mmmmm.

Thanks for any advice.
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Old 04-27-2010, 03:57 PM   #2
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Default Re: Stealing from the Rich, to give to the Poor.

I dont think this is physically possible if the laptops have two different motherboards...

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Old 04-27-2010, 04:10 PM   #3
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Default Re: Stealing from the Rich, to give to the Poor.

would need to be prety much an identical motherboard. even if by some weird conincidence the two were compatible, i doubt it would actually fit inside the laptop.

why not just nick the dell? ^_^
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