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Old 11-30-2005, 03:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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If I were to upgrade my mobo and cpu
currently socket a/athlon xp ---> socket 939/athlon 64
would it fit in the same case?
or would i need a new case for the new parts
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Old 11-30-2005, 03:31 AM   #2 (permalink)
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mine is very similiar to this case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811156019

without the side fans
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Old 11-30-2005, 04:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
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No you can keep your old case
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What kind of power supply do you have? You might have to replace it aswell.
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more than likely, it will fit. You need to spit out your motherboard model so we can see if it is ATX or microATX or what have you.

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mobo is a via kt 266a socket a
using a replaced 400 w antec psu due to supplied psu dieing after a few years
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oh just noticed on the manual it says ATX as well
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