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Old 03-22-2008, 10:36 AM   #1 (permalink)
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If a motherboard says it supports a Pentium D, do I need to worry about the socket type?
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well pentium d's are socket 775, its not like p4's which were on like 3 different sockets. so i would say you're fine, its just like a 5 second check so just do it and give yourself peace of mind
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You wouldn't need to worry about socket type. All Pentium Ds are socket LGA775. What you should worry about, is what 775 processors are compatible with the motherboard.
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