Solved upgrading from pentium 4 Tags: Motherboards Last response: July 7, 2013 10:38 PM in Motherboards Share jim4colt45 July 7, 2013 10:25:33 PM hi I have an intel desktop board D915GOK with a LGA775 processor socket would like to know if an intel core i3 540 3.06GHz 4M cache 2c/4T PE R310 would work More about : upgrading pentium Reply to jim4colt45 quicksand10 a b V Motherboard July 7, 2013 10:31:47 PM No, unfortunately that processor uses a LGA1156 socket. Check out this page: http://www.cpu-world.com/Sockets/Socket%20775%20(LGA775).html Reply to quicksand10 aldan July 7, 2013 10:33:45 PM nope.takes a different socket.given the age of the p4 you might think about a whole new rig. Reply to aldan Related resources Upgrading Pentium4 LGA775 - Forum Upgrading processor to pentium D from pentium 4 - Forum upgrading celeron 2.66Ghz to pentium 4 3.0Ghz - Forum Upgrading from Pentium 4 to i3 - Forum upgrading from my pentium 4 to new used cheap computer - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution 4745454b a c 76 V Motherboard July 7, 2013 10:33:58 PM And before you ask, none of the C2D S775 CPUs will work in there either. They have the same socket/pin count, but the 915 can't supply the voltage the C2D chips needs. You need a new motherboard/CPU. Reply to 4745454b jim4colt45 July 7, 2013 10:38:45 PM quicksand10 said:No, unfortunately that processor uses a LGA1156 socket. Check out this page: http://www.cpu-world.com/Sockets/Socket%20775%20(LGA775).html thank you Reply to jim4colt45 Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumSolvedUpgrading existing pc (Pentium 4 to Phenom II quad- YES Pentium 4.) ForumSolvedUpgrading from Pentium 4D ForumABIT IC-7 Intel Pentium 4 Stock 2.8 GHz -- old school rig, should i bother upgrading? ForumSolvedRecommendations for Intel Pentium 4 CPU upgrade ForumPentium 4 Upgrading ForumUpgrading from Pentium 4 to i7-2600k ForumSolvedprocessor upgrade from Pentium 4 socket 775 to CORE 2 DUO ForumUpgrading intel VGA card for pentium 4 ForumUpgrading intel pentium 4 HT...how much ram and windows 7?? ForumUpgrading dell optiplex gx620 pentium 4ht to a pentium d 950 ForumA upgrading for pentium 4 2005 windows xp home ForumUpgrading from P4 3Ghz Presscott to Pentium E5800 worth it? ForumAdvise for upgrading Pentium 4 processor ForumWorth upgrading Pentium 4 to i5? (Or i7?!) ForumPentium 4 HT Upgrading More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !