I want to go from a 478 processor to a bigger one Tags: CPUs Computer Processors Last response: December 26, 2009 5:09 PM in CPUs Share c96angel December 26, 2009 4:21:48 PM I want to upgrade my computer from a 478 processor to something bigger and better More about : 478 processor bigger rolli59 a c 627 à CPUs December 26, 2009 4:23:59 PM You would pretty much need a new computer. warmon6 a b à CPUs December 26, 2009 5:09:59 PM c96angel said:I want to upgrade my computer from a 478 processor to something bigger and better You and I are in the same boat. To upgrade from your current 478 cpu, you'll need to either find a 478 EE cpu or upgrade the Entire computer to support: Intel cpu sockets: LGA 755 (dieing socket) Lga 1156 Lga 1366 AMD cpu sockets: AM2 (dieing socket) AM2+ AM3 For a new computer, You want us to find the parts for a good computer for, then please mention: Budget Computer tasks you'll be doing (like gaming, CAD, web surfing, ect.) retail preference (like newegg or microcenter) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan i upgrade my socket 478 pentium 4 processor to a dual core ForumWhat is max upgrade p4/ 478 pin processor for acser aspire 1703sc desktop/laptop Forum775 socket motherboard or 478 socket motherboard ForumWant to OC your FX 8150? I think you're going to need a bigger PSU ForumWhy does newegg.com go up and down 3 times on one processor in a day? Forum ForumP4 ( 478 ) vs P4 (423) ForumSocket 478 - don't really want to upgrade to 775 ForumIntel socket 478 pin dual core processor ForumUpgrading processor on socket 478 ? im a bit confused :S ForumBest processor for socket 478 ? ForumWill this processor work with this board? Socket 478 ForumWhats a good socket 478 processor for my shuttle? ForumReplacing motherboard with bigger one ForumGoing bigger ForumDoes P4 478 socket heatsink converts for a10 trinity FM2 socket? ForumLower processor , bigger video card or vice versa? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumIntel (R) CPU T2250 processor SATA driver ForumProcessor Question More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !