Dell CPU in new MOBO Tags: CPUs Dell Last response: May 21, 2013 6:59 PM in CPUs Share Mark91193 May 21, 2013 6:30:06 PM My dell xps motherboard is no longer good. can i use the cpu that is a i7-2600 in a new motherboard? More about : dell cpu mobo barto a b à CPUs May 21, 2013 6:35:27 PM Yes. Make sure it is a 1155 socket motherboard. I also suggest you purchase a new heatsink and cooler. fil1p a b à CPUs May 21, 2013 6:38:40 PM Hey, Yes you can still use that CPU and even the RAM as long as you replace that motherboard with another socket 1155 motherboard. There are many great options out there, if you need help choosing one just ask. Hope this helps! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Azn Cracker a b à CPUs May 21, 2013 6:59:40 PM Yes like others said as long as its the same socket. Just a warning though, you cant transfer the OS because its most likely tied to the motherboard. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDell Optiplex GX280 New Mobo won't support my cpu ForumSolvedDell Vostro 260MT needs new CPU ForumSolvedFriend has a 500$ budget for a new CPU, PSU, Mobo, Ram and Graphics Card. Will use Photoshop and will game. ForumSolvedHow to tell if bad CPU or Mobo on new build. ForumSolvedNew CPU/MOBO PSU Question. ForumSolvedIs this the correct way to format, when installing a new MOBO, CPU, and RAM? ForumSolvedNew build, PC will not post, MoBo or CPU issue ForumSolvedUsing old HDD with new mobo and cpu? ForumSolvedNew Cpu and Mobo configuration for around 250$ ForumSolvedAM3+ cpu or some intel cpu + new mobo for about 200$/150€ ForumSolvedInstalled New MOBO And CPU Fan Is Extremely Loud! HELP! ForumSolvedFinishing up a new CPU/MOBO/RAM build, and have a few questions moving forward. ForumCPU i5-2320 upgrade on dell xps8300 MoBo ForumSolvedNew CPU/mobo needs fresh OS install? ForumSolvedHelp with upgrading my old system, need new cpu/mobo ForumSolvedHelp with upgrading my old system, need new cpu/mobo ForumSolvedinstall new intel cpu without taking the mobo ouy? ForumSolvedI'm unable to move past blue screen with new mobo/cpu ForumSolvedinstalled new CPU MOBO and RAM + POWER SUPPLY ISSUE!! HELP! ForumSolvedNew Mobo/CPU, no monitor signal? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !