Removing i3 2310M from laptop to use in HTPC? Tags: Laptops CPUs Motherboards Last response: April 10, 2013 9:07 AM in CPUs Share Umar M April 10, 2013 8:26:40 AM I have an extra laptop laying around and I was wondering if I could take out the i3 2310M cpu and use it in an htpc build? will it work fine in a mini-itx socket 1155 motherboard? im assuming it should? Thanks. More about : removing 2310m laptop htpc rgd1101 a b D Laptop a c 94 à CPUs a c 85 V Motherboard April 10, 2013 8:31:04 AM no. different socket. http://ark.intel.com/products/52220/Intel-Core-i3-2310M... m 0 l Umar M April 10, 2013 8:34:07 AM rgd1101 said:no. different socket. Is there any mini-itx motherboard that I can buy to fit this cpu? what socket is it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer the great randini a b V Motherboard April 10, 2013 9:07:59 AM FCBGA1023, PPGA988 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs a 1st Gen Intel Core i3 still good enough for HTPC use? Forum SolvedI use laptop for college, open 6-7 pages, is i3 processor with 4gb enough for win 8 Forum MY SONY VAIO CORE I3 E SERIES LAPTOP IS VERY SLOW. I bought it a year ago. The antivirus i'm using is avast Forum My laptop is running on i3 processer and I have installed 500gb SATA HDD. Can I remove it and install !TB hdd Forum Need a new laptop just used to i3 not familiar with amd at all quadcore Forum I want a dual-purpose laptop. Used for a HTPC but also portable Forum Can I remove a laptop screen and use a regular monitor Forum I am getting "remove another media drive" while formating laptop using Pendrive. DVD ROM is not working. Forum Can I remove my laptop display for use with a Desktop Forum Remove screen from laptop and use monitor Forum Can I remove the hardrive out of a laptop and use it as an external hardrive on Forum Can I remove the hardrive out of a laptop and use it as an external hardrive on Forum Can I remove laptop screen and just use external monitor? Forum VCR head oxide remover used on back of laptop CPU vents Forum I try using control panel to remove avast antivirus on my laptop is not working Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !