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Replacing A Heatsink/cooler


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#1 MissClyds

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Posted 27 March 2008 - 04:18 PM

I'm now searching newegg.com for compatible heatsinks for my CPU and honestly I have no idea what I'm looking for.

I do know my heatsink is manufactured from Cooler Master, but I do not want to purchase one that is not compatible for my system.

My computer is a Intel Celeron D Processor 2.93 GHz.

However, on Newegg, they have different socket numbers and I'm not sure what that is.

Can anyone help me out?

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#2 hamluis

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Posted 27 March 2008 - 05:22 PM

You have a 478-pin processor :thumbsup:.

You might keep this page for future reference: http://www.intel.com/support/processors/ce...b/CS-017348.htm

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Posted 28 March 2008 - 07:54 AM

hi,,,,, as Louis has answerd your question,,,,, here's a program PC WIZARD that alot of people use to see what parts they have in there pc's,,, its also usefull to copy and past your specs when someone asks for them on forum sites,,, all the info needed is there,,, take a look

http://www.cpuid.com/pcwizard.php
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Posted 28 March 2008 - 01:18 PM

According to Louis's link, you have a socket 478. Here are some choices
http://www.newegg.com/Product
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