Solved Can I upgrade my Sony VPCEBB33FM laptop from a i3 cpu to a i5 or i7 cpu? Tags: Sony Intel i5 CPUs Last response: March 9, 2014 12:37 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous March 9, 2014 11:11:35 AM wanting to upgrade my Sony laptop VPC E series from a i3 370m processor to a i5 or maybe even an i7. Is it possible? More about : upgrade sony vpcebb33fm laptop cpu cpu Reply to Anonymous alannm37 a b à CPUs March 9, 2014 12:25:37 PM Yes you can, you would need to find somewhere to buy the exact same CPU though except in i5 or i7 to make sure it will fit your laptop. Can't guarantee it will work 100% though but it's worth the try. Reply to alannm37 m 0 l Best solution JimF_35 a b à CPUs March 9, 2014 12:37:39 PM Watch this... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amdZeFb0CcE He applies the thermal grease with a screwdriver though. I never recommend apply TIM that way because you can scratch the surface of the die, but this should give you an idea of how to do it. Reply to JimF_35 Share Ask the community Post an answer Related resources CPU upgrade from i3 to i7 or i5 Forum Upgrade laptop cpu i3 to i7 Forum SolvedCpu upgrade i3 to i7 Forum Laptop cpu upgrade from i5 to i7 can it be done and be stable Forum SolvedCPU upgrade from dual core to core i3 / i5 Forum SolvedUpgrading my sony vaio vpcec4l1e core i3 cpu Forum Solvedupgrade cpu i3 to a i7 Forum SolvedCPU upgrade from i3 to i7 Bios question Forum SolvedCPU upgrade, any noticable difference in dual core i5 & i7 ? Forum What makes the Cpu special the speed or i7 i5 i3??? Forum Can I change an i3 CPU for an i5 or i7 Forum SolvedNeed help deciding between two laptops due to the CPU (i5 + GTX860) vs (i7 + GTX850) Forum SolvedCan I upgrade a laptop Intel HM67 chipset i3 dual core 35w TDP CPU? Forum Solvedupgrading CPU to I5 4760K or I7 4770K, which board to get Forum RAM for i3 i5 i7 CPU Processors Forum Laptop CPU Upgrade - Intel i3 Forum Hey, I have just thought of upgrading my cpu from a i3 550 (old) to a mew i5 3570k but the socket on the i3 is 1156 and on the Forum Spike in Win 7 64bit ram usage when upgrading from i3 to i7 cpu. Is this normal? Forum Upgrading CPU from pentium to i3 or i5? Forum CPU bottlenecking HD 5850. Upgrade to i3, i5 or Phenom II 955? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !