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TBlake10
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Can I upgrade my Desktop Processor?

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Pavilion Gaming Desktop 690-00xx
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

Hey guys I currently have the HP Pavilion Gaming Desktop 690-00xx, i5-8400 CPU @ 2.80GHz 2808 Mhz. Can I upgrade from the i5? The desktop itself is pretty small. If I can, what's the options do I have to upgrade to. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

 

Tadhg.

 

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Grzwacz
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Hi,

 

The Lincs motherboard (MB) CPU upgrade options can be reviewed at this (Link).

 

The Rother MB can be reviewed at this (Link). Either MB is used in a 690-0000i MB (Link). Look at Product Information then Product Specifications using the third link to find your specific MB.

 

It looks like you can do a i7-9700.

 

I would check for a BIOS update but it looks like your MB supports this upgrade using the factory BIOS.

 

Regards

 

 

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