Cpu upgrade Tags: CPUs Pentium Last response: March 7, 2010 11:21 PM in CPUs Share breeze17 January 9, 2010 4:37:34 AM I have an eMachine ET1810-01 with a 1.6 celeron 420 processor. which I would like to switch for a Pentium E6300. would the Pentium E6300 be compatible with the existing motherboard? More about : cpu upgrade trnddwn33 January 9, 2010 6:47:06 AM not a chance, thats a pretty old processor the socket will be different. the e6300 utilizes the LGA 775. you'd be looking at a new motherboard along with the proc, but given that its an emachine, i'd just go for a new build all together warmon6 a b à CPUs January 9, 2010 1:16:30 PM http://www.emachines.com/products/products.html?prod=ET... Is this your computer? Related resources Lenovo G460e CPU Upgrade - Forum CPU upgrade core 2 duo to core 2 quad - Forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/268010-28-folding-home-thgc-team-40051 - Forum CPU or GPU upgrade - Forum PC Not Booting Up After CPU Upgrade - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer breeze17 January 9, 2010 7:04:46 PM ya thats the one obsidian86 a b à CPUs January 9, 2010 7:55:35 PM looks like you could upgrade to an e5200/e5300/e5400 range jw77 March 7, 2010 11:21:58 PM Thanks for the info. I have successfully upgraded to e5400 without any problem. It is dualcore 2.7ghz processor. I will upgrade the box to Windows 7 x64 next. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Computer won't boot after cpu upgrade Forum Dell E510 CPU Upgrade ? Forum CPU & GPU upgrade - yay or nay? Forum HP Compaq Notebook CQ60-615DX CPU Upgrade Forum Would like to upgrade CPU from i3 330m with socket 989rPGA Forum Need help picking cpu for my upgrade Forum Should I upgrade my CPU or my GPU? Forum CPU Upgrade Help Forum Whether the socket fs1 CPU can upgrade to the CPU socket fs1r2 Forum Compaq Presario SR1720NX CPU Upgrade Forum CPU Upgrade Help for an Older MOBO Forum Upgrade - new MB CPU SSD with some old parts Forum 64bit cpu upgrade Forum Concerning the "hygiene" of my C70 case, and how to maintain it. Forum Upgrade Toshiba Satellite A15 S127 CPU Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !