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cpu upgrade help

Discussion in 'PC hardware help' started by KainX2, Aug 26, 2004.

  1. KainX2

    KainX2 Guest

    I want to upgrade my computers cpu but i need to know that if i get a chip that mtches the same amount of pins my motherboard has will it work

    MY PC
    1.5Gz pentium 4
    I want to get a 2.9Gz chip in it any ideas anyone
     
  2. datatrek

    datatrek Member

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    You have to make sure your motherboard will be able to support that kind of chip.
     
  3. SniperFox

    SniperFox Guest

    Do you have your motherboards model number? Knowing that we can check and see what chips your board can support like datatrek said.
     
  4. Praetor

    Praetor Moderator Staff Member

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    Grab CPUz (http://www.cpuid.com) and check the package information
     

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