Can I change my processor? Tags: Motherboards Cache Processors Intel Last response: January 4, 2009 5:40 PM in Motherboards Share myke13 January 4, 2009 3:58:31 PM My mobo is DG965LV AAD36275-501 intel . My current processor is a Intel Core 2 1866MHz (L1 cache: 32.0 Kb, L2 cache: 2.00 Mb, L3 cache: 0 Kb). My question is can i change my processor for a faster one , maybe quad core. More about : change processor Outlander_04 a b V Motherboard January 4, 2009 4:15:04 PM Look at intels website page for your mb and there will be links to a cpu support list somewhere . You may have to flash the BIOS which carries some risk to use later processors cmichael258 January 4, 2009 4:17:57 PM Unable to locate that board via Google. Is this a brand name computer ( i.e. Dell)? Related resources Change 2010 MacBook Pro Processor ? - Forum Change into amd processor for aser aspire - Forum Can i change my dell optipex 620 processor - Forum Intel Processor Prices Change ? - Forum Could i change my A6 AMD quad-core processor to a A10 AMD quad-core processor - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer myke13 January 4, 2009 4:19:06 PM I went to intels site , cant find my mobo looked a every page searched the aa # . Could you explain "flash the bios"? myke13 January 4, 2009 4:19:49 PM michael it is a gateway cmichael258 January 4, 2009 4:27:51 PM What is the model # /name of your Gateway? myke13 January 4, 2009 4:31:07 PM gt5268e cmichael258 January 4, 2009 4:47:58 PM Here's the specs on your motherboard. Looks like it won't handle a quad. http://support.gateway.com/s/MOTHERBD/Intel2/4006153R/4... cmichael258 January 4, 2009 4:50:13 PM FYI...Here's a list of your components for future reference: http://support.gateway.com/s/PC/R/1009215/1009215cl3.sh... myke13 January 4, 2009 5:02:22 PM thanks for the info . Now if you could humor me . I want to go faster and have a triple moniter set up . What would you do . I already have the moniters ready to go lol. Thanks a million. cmichael258 January 4, 2009 5:40:54 PM Here are some other Intel Dual Core CPUs to consider: http://www.newegg.com/Store/BrandSubCategory.aspx?Brand... It appears that the Intel Core 2 Duo E7300 Wolfdale 2.66GHz is the only listed CPU with a 1066 FSB. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAmd processor on a sony vaoi laptop wanting to change ForumHow to change acer aspire 5551 cpu processor ForumChange of plans. Need better processor ! help! ForumCould i change my A6 AMD quad-core processor to a A10 AMD quad-core processor ForumWant to change my processor ? ForumChange of Processor ForumProcessor change ForumCan i change the processor ForumCan we change processor of laptop from amd to i3 ForumWant to change processor ForumIf we change processor windows will remove or not ? ForumCan i Change the processor in Hp pavillion g7 1219wm to a better one?? ForumIs it hard to change processor on a mother board ForumDell Inspiron AMD processor , can i change it? ForumIf i change fsb speed will it change processor speed More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !