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Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 3.16 GHz Processor BX80570E8500 compatability with e2220 in a6838f Pavillion

I want to find out if I can upgrade my a6838f Pavillion with a e2220 socket 775 with a Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 3.16 GHz .

 

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Re: Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 3.16 GHz Processor BX80570E8500 compatability with e2220 in a6838f Pavill

  • Socket: 775
  • Supports the following processors:
    • Intel Core 2 Quad (Yorkfield core) Q9xxx
    • Intel Core 2 Duo (Wolfsdale core) E8xxx
    • Intel Core 2 Quad (Kentsfield core) up to Q6600
    • Core 2 Duo E6x00 (Conroe core) up to E6700
    • Core 2 Duo E4x00 (Conroe core) up to E4400
  • Carey Frisch
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    Re: Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 3.16 GHz Processor BX80570E8500 compatability with e2220 in a6838f Pavill

    Be sure that your bios can support your processor upgrade.  Processors clock memory at differnet speeds so you might want to do some research.

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