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CAN INTEL CORE 2 QUAD BE FIXED ON INTEL i3 BOARD

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  • Processors
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  • Quad
  • Intel
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March 14, 2014 2:28:28 AM

Can i fixed intel core 2 quad processor on i3 motherboard? I want to change my motherboard but it seems the c2q motherboards are scares in Ghana so i want to know if i can fixed C2Q processor on i3 board? Thanks

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March 14, 2014 2:32:17 AM

no. there a different socket so wont physically fit.
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March 14, 2014 3:18:11 AM

nope! you know why the c2q mobos are rare nowadays?
They are already heavily outdated (obsolete).
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March 14, 2014 3:53:49 AM

See if you can get a used chip for the same socket you are using. Socket depends on which generation i3 you are using.

Core i3-5xx - LGA 1156
Core i3-21xx - LGA 1156
Core i3-41xx - LGA 1150
Core i3-43xx - LGA 1150
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