10-05-2011 05:26 AM - edited 10-15-2011 10:52 PM
we have a laptop, compaq presario cq62-219wm. intel celeron 900 @ 2.2 ghz (800mhz). running windows 7-64 bit O/S. is there a cpu that i can upgrade to for this laptop ? this celeron is a single core w/single thread i believe. i would like to upgrade to a duel-core (at least) if possible. how do i find a list of cpu's that i can upgrade to ? the model number is WQ778UA#ABA. the serial number is ***********. any help would be appreciated.
10-05-2011 06:40 AM - edited 10-05-2011 06:42 AM
Below is the link to the service manual for your notebook:
Supported processors can be found on page 91:
You have quite a selection to choose from but I would check with HP technical support if your notebook is still in warranty to make sure the one you select will work.
Read the manual carefully to make sure you have the right motherboard for the PC regarding processors. As you can see, processors are specific to motherboard models 1.1, 1.2...