Upgrading a Dell Inspiron 530s

Hi and please answer these questions
I have a Dell Inspiron 530s (2009 Model) with specs of
Intel 2 duo 2.53ghz, 500GB Hard Drive, 2GB of ram.
And I'm not sure how much ram it can hold and if it takes DDR, DRR2, DDR3, ram because i am looking at buying a 8GB of ram that is DDR3 and i want to make sure its the right kind before i buy it and the other thing is that if i can put a Intel core i7 with 3.40GHz and with a Intel HD Graphics 4000 go into the motherboard or do I need to upgrade the motherboard. So please answer these questions I really need the info.

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forgot something

and the Intel core i7 has a H2 socket

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Tell what you need to boost the machine to do. I can see this running a few games if it had the RAM maxed out and a better video card but what you asked about the CPU, motherboard would cost as much as a new PC.

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Upgrading a Dell Inspiron 530s


If you upgrade your PC then it require all the changed to your motherboard & it takes more costly.
So i recommended to purchase a new motherboard & configure the PC in your needs.


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