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Dv6365us processor upgrade

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February 9, 2013 4:10:09 PM

Hello,
can anyone tell me if it is possible to upgrade the processor in my dv6365us. It is now a 1.83 and i'd like to install a bigger one .
February 11, 2013 9:02:26 PM

I usually advise against upgrading laptop processors. For one, the current power set up, heat sink, fans, etc... are all calibrated to deal with the current processor. If you went with something more powerful, sure it'll fit, but it may have a higher TDP, which in turn leads to more heat. If the heat sink and fans cannot deal with it, you'll have a paper weight. It's not worth the headache. I'd save up and buy a new laptop.
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