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I HAVE A865PE INFINITY MOTHERBOARD.Iwant to upgrade the processor from 2.8 ghts to 3.2ghts . ido only need the one processor dont i ?

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If the A865PE supports the new speed, and you set the same front-side bus speed, yes, you only need the processor.

You may want to increase the FSB speed (or you might be forced to, if the divisor is fixed or the correct setting unavailable: for example, you now may have a 2800 MHz processor with a divisor of 3.5 to give an 800 MHz FSB speed; with a 3200 MHz processor you'd need a divisor of 4; say that the motherboard has no "4" position for the divisor, the FSB speed would rise to 3200/3.5 = 914 MHz); in that case, you will also need the same amount of memory in the new speed, unless the already installed memory supports the higher speed.

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Yes - The CPU MUST be a Socket type 478 in order to work.

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All you need is the processor, however you need to be sure that you purchase a processor compatible with the MB and the OS installed.

Ask the sales person when you purchase the new processor.

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Cpu upgrade


A) http://www.fixya.com/support/t18040647-cpu_upgrade

B) http://www.fixya.com/support/t18040647-cpu_upgrade

(Last time I looked, this was the world's largest product support website, and there ARE technicians from AROUND the world; on here!!!!!!!! Do we count as an 'IT techie'? ........Lol!)

In all three of your posts, not once has the laptop manufacturer name, and model number been stated.

Processor (CPU) support depends on;

A) What processor socket is on the motherboard?

B) What motherboard chipset does the motherboard use?

C) What is the processor that is installed now?

With these parameters known, THEN you can think about CPU (Processor) upgrade.

1) CPU (Processor) has to FIT, the processor socket being used.
THIS, is also IF the motherboard HAS a processor socket; and is NOT soldered directly to the motherboard.

2) The motherboard chipset supports the Processor (CPU)
It has to be known if the motherboard chipset will support, the CPU (Processor) that you want to upgrade to.

For older computers the motherboard chipset consists of;
A) Northbridge chip
2) Southbridge chip

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Motherboard_diagram.svg

With this technology the Northbridge chip, of the motherboard chipset; is what determines Processor (CPU) support.
Newer technology, such as used per se by the Intel Core i processors, does NOT use a Northbridge chip.

3) Looking at the existing Processor now, you can determine;

A) Voltage Range: What voltage range does the exisiting Processor use now?
Does the upgrade Processor also fall within this Voltage Range?

B) Core technology, and architecture:
Example:
Existing Processor uses the Conroe Core technology, and the 90nm architecture. (NanoMeter)
Does the upgrade Processor also use the same Core technology, and architecture?

If not is there a BIOS upgrade available?
(The motherboard chipset also comes into play again, here)

Enough of this generic prattle.........
Post the laptop manufacturer name, and model number.
Then I, or someone else can give you the facts; and not generic information.

Post back in a Comment.
Regards,
joecoolvette

http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/535

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northbridge_%28computing%29

May 05, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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I was looking to upgrade my computer processor


Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:
  • Intel Core 2 Quad (Y) Q9xxxx
  • Intel Core 2 Duo (W) E8xxx
  • Intel Core 2 Quad (K) up to Q6600
  • Core 2 Duo E6x00 (C) up to E6700
  • Core 2 Duo E4x00 (C) up to E4400

Jan 28, 2012 | HP Computers & Internet

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Chang procesor iwant update bios hp dc7100


These are rather advance things you are asking for. If you are sure you know what you're doing, I'll provide links for you at the end of this, if you are unsure of what you're doing, do not do anything yourself, but instead take it to a store to replace and/or work with.

To change your processor you can follow this video

The bios of a motherboard is built in, you'll need soldering skills to replace or upgrade that,
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/How-to-Perform-a-BIOS-Upgrade/33

Jul 17, 2011 | HP Compaq dc7100 PC Desktop

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Hey PLEASE HELP me!!! i really need to upgrade my pc for crysis 2 and other great titles coming out,it can play bioshock 2 maxed on 1080p with around 60fps but it can only handle crysis 1 on low/a bit...


to play the latest games i think you might need to upgrade your video card and your processor\


note: crysis 1 has a very high requirement.... because of the game engine it use.....


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Can the acer aspire timelines processor be upgraded from a solo to a duo processor?


i doubt it..now if it was a desktop if would be easy..just purchase a different processor..and a upgraded motherboard in some cases...but for a laptop its a different story..most parts in a laptop/netbook/notebook are built into the motherboard/onboard...so unless you can configure a motherboard to fit into your netbook(which i wouldnt recomend), i dont think you can..

Aug 20, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Uppgrade of a processor


The processor upgrade defends on your motherboard if it supports a processor like Core2Duo, because it all depedns on the motherboard if you can upgrade processor and RAM ,if you buy a new processor and its not supported by your motherboard it will be a wast, but if your computer manufacturer told you that your motherboard can supports a processor like Core2Duo go ahead upgrade to it , that will definitely make teh computer faster and better sicne Core2Duo is a high end processor right now..

Hope that helps...........

Sep 18, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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How to upgrade


Here is the list of compatible processors for your motherboard:

AMD Athlon 650, 700, 750, 800, 850, 900, 950, 1.0G, 1.1G, 1.2G, 1.3G, 1.33G, 1.4G (Thunderbird)
AMD Athlon MP 1.0G, 1.2G, 1500+, 1600+, 1800+, 1900+, 2000+, 2100+ (Palomino)
AMD Athlon MP 2000+, 2200+, 2400+, 2600+ (Thoroughbred)
AMD Athlon MP 2800+ (Barton)
AMD Athlon XP 1500+, 1600+, 1700+, 1800+, 1900+, 2000+, 2100+ (Palomino)
AMD Athlon XP 1600+, 1700+, 1800+, 1900+, 2000+, 2100+, 2200+, 2400+, 2600+, 2700+, 2800+ (Thoroughbred)
AMD Athlon XP 2500+, 2600+, 2800+, 3000+, 3200+ (Barton)
AMD Athlon XP 2000+, 2200+, 2400+ (Thorton)
AMD Sempron 2200+, 2300+, 2400+, 2500+, 2600+, 2800+ (Thoroughbred)
AMD Sempron 2200+, 2400+, 2500+, 2600+, 2800+ (Thorton)
AMD Sempron 3000+ (Barton)
AMD Duron 600, 650, 700, 750, 800, 850, 900, 950 (Spitfire)
AMD Duron 1.0G, 1.1G, 1.2G, 1.3G (Morgan)
AMD Duron 1.4G, 1.6G, 1.8G (Applebred)
You motherboard uses a "Socket A" CPU and therefore has limits to how high you can go.. I would recommend the XP 2200 or 2400+ as a good choice, but you can make your own choice.

Apr 03, 2008 | AMD Duron , 750 MHz Processor

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Processor upgrade for my Asus P4V8X-MX motherboard


ya it has ddr u could beef ram up aint much chip u can get higher in this mobo need new mobo to run quad cores amd ect is am2+ mobo better cheaper ram too get more up to 8 gb 16 sum mobos on new egg

Feb 04, 2008 | ASUS P4V8X-MX Motherboard

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Upgrading


To upgrade from pentium 3 to P4 you have to change alot of the hardware.

You need a NEW P4 Socket mPGA 475 Motherboard.
New DDR RAM
New 478 PIN Processor.

You can use the old CD rom and Hard drive and any other PCI card but You Need the Mentioned Hardware to Upgarde.

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