Can I upgrade to a triple or quad core in a acer x1200 pc Tags: CPUs Acer Quad Core Processors Last response: October 2, 2010 1:28 AM in CPUs Share kenbb1983 September 3, 2010 4:09:46 PM I have a acer aspire x1200 pc running a factory installed Athlon II 4850e 2.5 ghz processor off a 220w psu. Im wondering what options i have for upgrading my cpu even if it's just a higher dual core processor. Thank you. More about : upgrade triple quad core acer x1200 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove reccy September 23, 2010 1:41:03 PM Do you know the Model number of the Motherboard mate? As im getting googled info that it is a AMD X2 5000+ chip?? Or the above could be one of many X1200 models | Report abuse enzo matrix CPUs Master September 23, 2010 5:56:08 PM Indeed. There are a lot of different X1200 models. | Report abuse kenbb1983 October 2, 2010 1:28:26 AM System Information for Windows lists this info for my motherboard: Property Value Manufacturer Acer Model WMCP78M North Bridge NVIDIA nForce 720a Revision A2 South Bridge NVIDIA ID075C Revision A2 CPU Athlon(tm) Dual Core Processor 4850e Cpu Socket Socket AM2 (940) System Slots 1 PCI Memory Summary Maximum Capacity 4096 MBytes Maximum Memory Module Size 32 MBytes Memory Slots 2 Error Correction None Warning! Accuracy of DMI data cannot be guaranteed Thanks for the replies. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Can I upgrade to a triple or quad core in a acer x1200 pc> Related ressources: ForumGood CPU upgrade for Acer x1200 ForumGeneral Laptop Advice From An Old Pro. ForumI3 or Quad or Triple Core ? ForumBuilding my first computer ForumA8 3500m or core i5 2410QM for general use ForumCPU Buying Questions - (Also Dual/ Triple/Quad Channels?) ForumIntel Core i5-750 Quad 2.66 vs AMD Phenom II X4 955 ForumOfficial Laptops Review Thread ForumWhy do games lag with pretty good computer? ForumQuad core or go for more? ForumThermaltake 850w PCI-E question ForumCan someone explain/clear this up for me? ForumAMD phenom II x4 955 vs core i5 760 ForumNew mobo but keep or upgrade CPU? ForumPentium Dual Core runs at slower speed than max Forum[Solved] Can I replace a p4 ht socket 478 with any p4 ht socket 478? ForumCan I use an external dvd/cd drive to run applications on my pc? Forum[Solved] Amd phenom 3.4 quad v.s 6 core ? ForumCPU (Quad Q8200) Idle temps at 60 degrees :( New heatsink and Case and PSU :( ForumI7 vs quad core More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !