Upgrading to a better processor? Tags: CPUs Processors Last response: July 25, 2009 12:53 AM in CPUs Share stewartfan July 24, 2009 9:11:12 PM I have an old Dimension 8400 WIth a P4 Prescott@3.0GHz. I found this processor on eBay, and i an sure it will be a good step-up, I think it will work in my intel i925X chipset. Link to Xeon: http://cgi.ebay.com/INTEL-XEON-CPU-3-33Ghz-3-33-Ghz-8MB... And the specs of current cpu: Pentium 4 630 Prescott 3.0GHz Socket 775 LGA 90 nm Core VID: 1.420V Bus speed: 200MHz FSB Speed: 800MHz Cache: L1 Data 16KB L1 Trace 12 Kuops L2 2MB More about : upgrading processor stewartfan July 24, 2009 9:26:48 PM darn! ok, thanks for the fast reply! stewartfan July 24, 2009 9:49:43 PM What about this pentium D? http://cgi.ebay.com/Intel-Pentium-D-Dual-Core-3GHz-CPU-... Related resources Going to shop tomorrow - Upgrading to a better gaming processor and mobo - Help Required - Forum Upgrading computer with better processor - Forum In need of Faster/Better AM2+ Processor upgrade - Forum Upgrading processor or motherboard better? - Forum UPGRADE TO BETTER PROCESSOR - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer warmon6 a b à CPUs July 24, 2009 9:58:45 PM stewartfan said:What about this pentium D? http://cgi.ebay.com/Intel-Pentium-D-Dual-Core-3GHz-CPU-... That should work your current cpu and that both have 775 socket so they should work. Should the keyword warmon6 a b à CPUs July 24, 2009 10:06:06 PM Sorry about that looked at the chipset that you mentioned on the motherboard and they are not compatible. Here is what compatible with this chipset. http://compare.intel.com/pcc/showchart.aspx?mmID=103&fa... redgarl July 25, 2009 12:53:25 AM You should maybe check a really cheap Core 2 Duo. something like a E5200. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Upgrade celeron 1.4 processor to faster/better one (pref cooler, 2) Forum SolvedCheapest processor with intel hd 4000 or better Forum Solvedwhat processor is better Forum SolvedShould I use the processor's default heatsink and fan or get a better one? Forum SolvedIs Cooler Master Hyper TX3 EVO Cooler is better than Stock CPU cooler of AMD FX 8350 Processor Forum Solvedwhich processor better? Forum Solved300 USD - Budget. Need help to choose a better Intel GAMING processor and motherboard. Forum Solvedlooking for a better pc and a better processor(budget not more than 150) Forum SolvedQuery: does processor i5 work better than i3 with Skype Forum Solvedwhat AMD processor is better for gaming? Forum SolvedI'm looking at buying laptop for my son for graphic design which processor is better Forum SolvedWhich laptop processor is better- AMD A6-5200 vs. intel pentium N3520 Forum SolvedBetter graphics card or processor? Forum Solveddoes amd processor provide a better performance with amd gpu ? is there any advantage of buying gpu of amd? Forum SolvedWhich processor INTEL processor is better? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !