How do i upgrade from a centrino to a i7 Tags: CPUs Laptops Intel i7 Processors Last response: December 26, 2009 1:00 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous CPUs Authority Laptop Expert December 26, 2009 12:58:25 PM i want faster. is it possible to take a consumer laptop like i have and change the processor to the i7 or amd turino chip? i'm running a centrino 2 now. More about : upgrade centrino | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove andy5174 CPUs Authority December 26, 2009 1:00:41 PM No, You are able to upgrade to i7 even with a desktop. Because their sockets are different. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>How do i upgrade from a centrino to a i7> Related ressources: ForumWhich is better: intel Core 2 Duo, Centrino 2, Core i3, i5 or i7 ForumIntel TM centrino 2 and & i5 or i7 ForumCentrino v i5 processors ForumCentrino vs. Turion for my next laptop? Forum"MSI Laptops: Turion X2 vs Centrino Duo" ForumAthlon-m vs. centrino ForumPentium M Centrino switching frequency ForumPC2700 needed in Centrino system @ 100MHz FSB? ForumLaptops - Celeron VS P4-M vs Centrino VS Athlon ForumWho would sell their kidney for a Centrino ? ForumNeed advice 2500k + 560ti OR wait for ivybridge i7 + 680 GTX ForumSamsung X05/ Centrino problem ForumCentrino wireless options ForumCPU for 600$ PC- i7 ? ForumI5 vs i7 Feeling ripped off? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumHow does a dedicated sound card improve sound quality? Forum[Solved] How much will my core i5 build need? ForumCpu upgrade for an Ati 5770? Forum[Solved] How important is UPS for pc gamer? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !