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Core 2 duo e7400 compatibility with p5vd2-x boards

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January 29, 2009 2:35:53 AM

hello guys, is the Core2Duo E7300/2.66GHz/3MB/1066 processor compatible with my motherboard asus p5vd2-x..???

thks..
January 30, 2009 5:04:06 AM

yeah i know..but it has the same fsb, same sokect type...lga775 ..i thougt it could be compatible.... :(  well then i think i'll go for the e6700.. :p 
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January 30, 2009 11:57:13 AM

The only older Asus motherboard that seems to be compatible with all newer Intel CPUs is the P5W DH Deluxe.
February 3, 2009 3:23:00 PM

thks for the reply.. :) 

Since my board supports core 2 processors....will it support the e7400 if a update the bios...??? :cry: 
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February 3, 2009 5:43:41 PM

If your board doesn't support the E7300, it obviously won't support the E7400. You bought an inexpensive board based on a Via chipset, therefore you can't expect it to support current CPUs.
February 3, 2009 6:02:39 PM

hmmm....i was considering either e7300 or e7400....but i think i will go for a brand new motherboard..and a quad... :D 

thks for ur help.. :) 
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