Upgrade pentium 4 Tags: CPUs Pentium Motherboards Last response: November 27, 2009 1:35 AM in CPUs Share Executor66 November 26, 2009 7:53:26 PM is it worth upgrading to a 3.8GHz pentium 4 if my motherboard supports it? im trying not to spend to much on uprading my pc. More about : upgrade pentium theholylancer a b à CPUs November 26, 2009 8:00:42 PM no, even if it's free the netburst P4s run really hot and would need better cooling or would cause your fans to go nuts, save up and buy athlon/pheonon/i5/i7/etc. C00lIT a b à CPUs November 26, 2009 8:05:13 PM No unless you are upgrading from something like a 1.8 - 2.4Ghz Northwood. But not work spending more then 50$ Am2+ Motherboard AthlonIIX2 2x1gig ram kingston DDR2-800 Should cost you quite a bit less then 200$ and will be a day and night difference over any P4's Related resources Pentium 4 HT upgrade ? - Forum Pentium e6600 - upgrade to i3 3220 or phenom 2 x 4 965? - Forum CPU Upgrade Pentium 4 Northwood - Forum Upgrade Pentium 4 - Forum Can I upgrade my Pentium 4 single core processor in my Dell Dimension - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer MrDrift November 26, 2009 11:50:37 PM 3.8ghz p4? there really is one Executor66 November 27, 2009 1:35:16 AM yeah. its the pentium 4 670 and 672. you can buy them for like $120 on ebay Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPentium 4 upgrade ForumPentium 4 Upgrade ForumAsustek motherboard with pentium 4 2 4 ghz memory upgrade ForumCan i upgrade my socket 478 pentium 4 processor to a dual core ForumCan my pentium 4 upgrade to pentium d ? ForumPentium 4 2.00 GHz upgrade to 3.2 GHz? ForumPentium 4 upgrade for use with Photoshop ForumFoxconn G33 M02 CPU upgrade ? Intel Pentium 4 640? ForumIntel Pentium 4 upgrade ForumIntel(R) Pentium (R) 4 CPU 3 00GHz upgrade ForumPentium 4 Upgrade ForumPentium 4 Upgrading ForumWhere can I find a good mechanical keyboard? ForumPentium D upgrade ForumPentium d 940 good upgrade for gaming? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !