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Changing Processors

by HeartlessCarpet / December 13, 2010 11:15 AM PST

Hey guys, I've been having a bit of trouble identifying processors that are compatible with my motherboard. I was hoping to upgrade to an e8500 core 2 duo. But if I could get a list of processors that are reccomended for this motherboard that would be great.

Motherboard:

Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
Model: 0K216C
Chipset Vendor: Intel
Chipset Model: P35/G33/G31
Chipset Revision: A2
Southbridge Vendor: Intel
Southbridge Model: 82801IR (ICH9R)
Southbridge Revision: 02
BIOS
Brand: Dell Inc.
Version: 1.0.18
Date: 02/24/2009

Other specs:

vista 32 bit
Pentium dual-core CPU @ 2.50GHZ
2GB of RAM
ATI radeon 3450 1GB

Any help is appreciated, thanks!

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Dell.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 13, 2010 11:45 AM PST
In reply to: Changing Processors

But which one? I've researched this question many times but why not supply the model and number?
Bob

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Ask Dell
by Jimmy Greystone / December 13, 2010 11:49 AM PST
In reply to: Changing Processors

Ask Dell, and expect the list to be VERY small.

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