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Hp Compaq Presario CQ61 change CPU to Pentium i3


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#1 Manshead

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Posted 12 November 2014 - 02:39 PM

My friend gave me a smashed Laptop for spare parts.Is it possible to use the CPU it's a Pentium i3 in my HP Compaq Presario CQ61.

Any help appreciated.


Edited by Manshead, 12 November 2014 - 02:41 PM.

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Posted 12 November 2014 - 04:30 PM

No. Per the Maintenance and Service Manual, page 25 the Presario uses an AMD chip.



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Posted 12 November 2014 - 06:10 PM

Thanks for your reply.

What would be the best CPU i could put in?


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Posted 19 November 2014 - 11:32 AM

http://www.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c01868653.pdf

 

See page 1 for supported CPUs.

 

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