I have two computers i want to upgrade. the first computer is A pesario S500T w/ ASUS P4SD-LA mobo 2.80 ghz nvidia geforce fx5000 128mb video card agp 8x 1.50 gb of ram(just upgraded from 512mb) 200w power supply
I want to upgrade both the graphics card and the Processor. According to hp website the mobo can handle 3.2ghz pentium 4ht. I search ebay and found some processors but most of them are used. can anbody provide a link where I can find new processors compatiable with this mother board. and how can i find out the max. graphics card it can handle.
my second computer, the motherboard went bad so im rebuilding from scratch. I already found the same exact mother board on ebay. and while im at it I'm going to find a new processor and graphics card for this as well. This computer is HP media center m7100y ASUS P5LP-LE mobo 2.80ghz dual core nvidia geforce 6600 256mb 400w power supply
and according hp this mobo can handle the following processors
Core 2 Duo E6x00 Core 2 Duo E4x00 Pentium D 9x0 Dual Core Pentium D 8xx Dual Core Pentium 4 6x1 series Celeron D 3xx series
any advice would be greatly appreciated. thanks
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On the first computer, you are going to need to upgrade the PSU if you want to put a new video card. For old parts, try this vendor: