Getting a new CPU (Help) !!! - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > System Upgrades
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 03-10-2010, 08:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 1
Default Getting a new CPU (Help) !!!

Hello guys im looking to buy a new processor but im not a computer tech
so I came here for help.

All my pc info :
CPU
Intel Core 2 Duo E4300 @ 1.80GHz 49 C
Conroe 65nm Technology
RAM
2.0GB Dual-Channel DDR2 @ 266MHz 4-4-4-12
Motherboard
ASUSTek Computer INC. LEONITE (Socket 775)
Graphics
Plug and Play Monitor on NVIDIA GeForce 7350 LE
512MB GeForce 7350 LE (MSI) 55 C
Hard Drives
320GB Seagate ST3320820AS (SATA) 39 C
Optical Drives
HL-DT-ST DVDRRW GSA-H30L
AXYFKT G1U7KX678 SCSI CdRom Device
Audio
Realtek High Definition Audio


Does this mean that i can only upgrade to Intel Core 2 Duo
or upgrade to an I3,I5,I7 intel core?

Please help me.Tell me whitch models of CPUS that would work.
PS-Im buying from this place PC Cyber Canada - For All Your Computer Needs

Thanks Have a nice day !
__________________

gogo190 is offline  
Old 03-10-2010, 10:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
Grandfather of Techist

\_(ツ)_/
 
Trotter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: The South
Posts: 31,301
Default Re: Getting a new CPU (Help) !!!

That motherboard came in several different models. Would you mind posting up the make and model of your computer so we can look up the exact version motherboard you are running?
__________________

__________________


My Rig: SABLE
Antec 300 Illusion / Antec EarthWatts EA650 650W / ASUS GeForce GTX 960 GTX960-DC2OC-2GD5
AMD FX 8320 x8 Black Edition / Gelid Tranquillo / MSI 970A-G43
Sandisk Ultra Plus 128GB / Samsung 840 120GB / WD Black 750GB / WD Green 1TB
2x4GB DDR3 1600 - 2x2GB DDR3 1600
Win10 Ent 64-bit - Mionix Naos 7000 Mouse - CM Storm QuickFire Rapid Mech Keyboard


R.I.P. Danny L. Trotter ... 14 Nov 1945 - 4 Sept 2009
Trotter is offline  
Old 03-11-2010, 06:38 AM   #3 (permalink)
Master Techie
 
aliasaid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 2,400
Default Re: Getting a new CPU (Help) !!!

Like trotter said, we'll need the model of your motherboard, or at least make/model of your computer so we'll know for sure which cpu the motherboard supports. But in any case, it'll have to be a socket 775; so core i3, i5, i7 are out of the question as those are for a different socket. You may be able to upgrade to core 2 duo or core 2 quad depending on the motherboard.
__________________
"Is virtue a thing remote? I wish to be virtuous, and lo! Virtue is at hand." -Confucius
aliasaid is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
CPU Fan/Heatsink Noniy New Systems | Building and Buying 10 03-14-2009 03:58 PM
What's the best CPU I can get............ hesson81 System Upgrades 15 02-12-2009 08:44 PM
Help with CPU and GPU upgrades. Dizzychug System Upgrades 33 10-11-2008 11:52 PM
Which CPU cooler would be most benefical? grkbar New Systems | Building and Buying 5 09-28-2008 10:22 AM



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:32 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.