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HP 3500 Processor Upgrade




can anyone tell me the fastest process I can upgrade the 3500 Microtowers to?  Currently it has a Pentium G2120  running at 3.1 GHz. I would liek to max out the RAM and upgrade the processor.  I know the RAM tops out at 8GB but can't find out what is teh fastest processor the motherboard takes.



Thanks in advance!

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Re: HP 3500 Processor Upgrade



The compatible processors for this unit are:-


Intel Core i7 processors
    3770, 3.4 GHz, 8-MB L3 cache
    2600, 3.4 GHz, 8-MB L3 cache

Intel Core i5 processors
    3470, 3.2 GHz, 6-MB L3 cache
    2500, 3.3 GHz, 6-MB L3 cache

Intel Core i3 processors
    3240, 3.4 GHz, 3-MB L3 cache
    3220, 3.3 GHz, 3-MB L3 cache




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Member Since: ‎03-30-2016
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Re: HP 3500 Processor Upgrade

what about i5-3570 is he compatible

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