CPU Upgrade Options for P4C800-E Deluxe Tags: Asus CPUs Motherboards Last response: October 31, 2009 2:00 PM in Motherboards Share Anonymous CPUs Authority Motherboard Authority October 31, 2009 3:49:26 AM Is the ASUS P4C800-E Deluxe motherboard too old to upgrade to one of today's faster CPUs? More about : cpu upgrade options p4c800 deluxe | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Maziar CPUs Authority Motherboard Master October 31, 2009 8:11:48 AM Unfortunately yes,its a socket 478 motherboard and supports old Pentium 4 CPUs | Report abuse MRFS CPUs Expert October 31, 2009 2:00:36 PM Agreed: The fastest PGA478 CPU was the 3.4 GHz Prescott (if my memory serves me): http://www.xbitlabs.com/news/cpu/display/20040123103754... We have a 3.2 GHz Prescott running fine in that same motherboard, and we dedicated that system to a backup storage server, which we turn ON only long enough to do backups: this results in prolonging its useful life even further. MRSF | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>CPU Upgrade Options for P4C800-E Deluxe> Related ressources: ForumNew CPU for P4C800-E Deluxe ? ForumP4P800-E Deluxe or P4C800-E Deluxe & memory ? ForumAsus p4C800-E Delux Upgrade Probs. ForumAsus P4C800-E Deluxe BIOS 1021 update error ForumP4C800-E Deluxe -- Booting from SATA when PATA drive is in.. Forummsi ti 4600 & asus p4c800e deluxe no powerup ForumP4C800-E Deluxe CPU Upgrade ForumDoing an upgrade from P4T533-C to P4C800-E ForumOld asus motherboard p4c800-e deluxe not seeing 4gb ram ForumP4C800-E - What constitutes a legacy OS? ForumP4C800-E DLX AND WIN 2000 PRO ForumP4C800-E or P4P800-E ForumP4C800-E Deluxe : booting of an PCI card ForumP4C800-E Deluxe and PCI Express ForumP4C800-E Deluxe Intel RAID Problems ForumOptimal memory for P4C800-E Deluxe ForumMemory errors, crashing - Asus P4C800-E deluxe ForumP4C800-E Deluxe ForumP4C800-E Deluxe -- Can't install Windows XP Pro ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !