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#1 txhillbilly77471

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Posted 02 September 2008 - 07:45 PM

Hello I recently repaired a Dell laptop. It is a latitude C610. I am not real familiar will laptops. My question is this, can I replace the P3 processor with a P4 ?? Is this possible without changing the motherboard. I upgraded the hard drive to to 120gb. I added 1gb of ram. Just uncertain about upgrading the processor. Any help would be appreciated.

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#2 FrankOtheMountaiN

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Posted 02 September 2008 - 08:15 PM

I believe that would be a different socket. Apples and oranges. Best you can do is see the highest speed P3 that motherboard can handle. Dell support is usually pretty good with that.


heres some people talking about it:
http://www.wimsbios.com/phpBB2/topic2942.html
depends on which version mobo you have as to how high you can go.
highest I've seen so far is 1.2 GHz

Edited by FrankOtheMountaiN, 02 September 2008 - 08:27 PM.


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#3 txhillbilly77471

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Posted 02 September 2008 - 09:12 PM

Thank you, that is what I was thinking just wasn't sure.




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