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Old 06-24-2006, 09:43 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Upon checking Intel's site, is Intel Core Duo Supports Intel 975X Chipsets only? Conroe is designed at LGA775 socket right? I have a mobo with i845P chipset, will it still run?

Or in other way, if I buy for example a 975X board, will my current CPU (prescott 2.66 LGA) run on it?

What other chipsets does Conroe supports?

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Old 06-24-2006, 09:47 AM   #2 (permalink)
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every quesion you've asked has been answered repeatedly. Just do a search.

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Old 06-24-2006, 10:19 AM   #3 (permalink)
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No, the Conroe will not run on your motherboard. Yes your current CPU will work with a new board. There is a thread at XS for all supported boards.

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Old 06-24-2006, 10:47 AM   #4 (permalink)
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No it won't run on ur mobo. Search next time.
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Don't buy an 975X now, just wait for the 965's, they will probably be 1/2-3/4's as cheap and be utilizing newer technology. Plus, you don't need it until Conroe anyway ...

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