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Compaq Presario CQ43
Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit)

My questions is bout upgrading the processor for my Compaq Presario CQ43. The current processor is AMD E-300 APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics 1.30 GHz and is there any possibality to upgrade for AMD A-12? 

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Hi,

 

What is your Compaq Presario CQ43 ? Please use the following instructions to find out the model/product of your machine:

  http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c00033108

 

Normally you can't upgrade processor for AMD APU alone specially the  for the AMD E-300 APU. Please read:

 

TypeCPU / Microprocessor
Market segmentMobile
FamilyAMD E-Series
Model numberE-300
CPU part numberEME300GBB22GV is an OEM/tray microprocessor
Frequency1300 MHz
Clock multiplier6.5
Package413-ball lidless micro-BGA (FT1)
SocketBGA413
Size0.75" x 0.75" / 1.9cm x 1.9cm

 

This processor is soldered on a motherboard therefore upgrading or replacing CPU means buying new motherboard or new machine.

 

Regards,

BH
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