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roger1

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#1 11 years ago

hi just wanted to kno if my dell 9150 with a 2.8 pentium d 820 dual core processor,would b able to be upgraded to a pentium d 3.4 ghz 945 or 950 processor< with the current motherboard and other stuff?, im really hoping it can work so i wont have to buy a new mobo etc,pls help




marvinmatthew

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#2 11 years ago

Yes, both processors use the LGA 775 socket type. It will work.




*The.Doctor

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#3 11 years ago

Do google search first, some dell motherboards are limited to how fast of processer can be installed by the BIOS. in the Dell 8300 i used to have, the highest i could upgrade was a 3.2Ghz Northwood. The 9150 is new enough that you should have no problems though, but i would still do a search just to be sure/