Kan upgrade pentium D930 naar core2duo E8500 Tags: CPUs Pentium Processors Motherboards Last response: April 28, 2010 6:48 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard April 28, 2010 6:31:43 PM My motherboard has now a Pentium D 920 processor on board. I like to upgrade to a Core 2 E8500 processor. Is this possible? Rene More about : kan upgrade pentium d930 naar core2duo e8500 Emerald a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard April 28, 2010 6:48:07 PM Both CPUs use the same Socket 775; however, that does guaranty that your MOBO supports the E8500. It would have been very helpful if you would have provided us with the model of MOBO you are using. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Upgrading Pentium D930 Forum SolvedUpgrade - Pentium D to Core2Duo Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !