Upgrading processor Tags: CPUs Processors Motherboards Last response: April 3, 2010 12:23 PM in CPUs Share olejarskiw April 3, 2010 12:15:33 PM if a motherboard supports a processor, should the processor automatically work when installed? More about : upgrading processor saaiello a c 133 à CPUs a b V Motherboard April 3, 2010 12:23:08 PM If it supported yes but you have to see if it needs a bios update. If a new processor comes out after the board was made they will put out an update so it can support so check you manufactures website to see if it needs a bios update for it to work. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Upgrading Processor on Dell Precision 390 Forum Upgrading to Windows 8 - Processor Compatibility Forum Need Help Upgrading Processor Forum Is it worth upgrading my processor /mobo (lynnfield)? Forum Upgrading processor to i7-3930K Motherboard advice Forum Does upgrading to a new CPU / Processor require reloading the OS? Forum Upgrading my processor Forum Upgrading my Processor Forum Upgrading GPU, do I need to upgrade Processor ? Forum Upgrading my computers Graphics Card and Processor . Need Help Forum Advice on Upgrading i5 processor Forum Tips for upgrading a Processor Forum HELP: Upgrading to new motherboard and processor Forum Upgrading processor on ASRock 770 Extreme 3 Forum Upgrading Mobo, ram, and processor . What should I do? Forum Upgrading processor , or entire computer? Forum Questions about upgrading from a AMD Athlon(tm) X4 630 Processor 2.80G Forum Upgrading processor /graphics card on laptop Forum Planning on Upgrading processor Forum 500w PSU Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !