Upgrading from core 2 duo to quad Tags: CPUs Quad Core Last response: April 16, 2009 11:47 AM in CPUs Share il muxu April 16, 2009 9:37:33 AM hi all, i bought a Q9650 cpu that will replace my E6600. I will be using the same mobo. do I have to format the hard drive or pop in the Q9650 and thats all? thanks More about : upgrading core duo quad | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove GhislainG CPUs Master April 16, 2009 11:47:23 AM Pop in the Q9650. That's all. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Upgrading from core 2 duo to quad> Related ressources: ForumCore 2 Duo to Core 2 Quad upgrade - advice needed! ForumUpgrading from core 2 duo to core 2 quad for 2011 gaming ForumUpgrading Core 2 Duo To Quad Forumupgrading from core 2 duo to core 2 quad ForumDell XPS 700 w/ GTX 470, 2.2 GHz. Core 2 Duo want to upgrade to Quad ForumCPU upgrade core 2 duo to core 2 quad ForumChanging Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 to Intel Core Quad ..But which one? ForumCore 2 Duo vs Core 2 Quad ? ForumCore 2 Duo or Quad ? ForumQuad or Core2Duo for upgrade (Gaming) ForumCpu upgrade quad or core 2 duo ForumWhich processor should i buy? Intel quad core or core 2 duo ? ForumFast Core 2 Duo vs Slow Core 2 Quad ? ForumIntel Core 2 Duo vs Core 2 Quad ? ForumUpgrade My Comp. ForumMy Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 is only running at 50% ForumDisabled dual core technology in bios, no more lockups ForumUpgrading from Pentium D to C2D - which fan? ForumCore i7 and Xeon motherboard... ForumWhich is best for core i7 build? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !