Can I upgrade to a triple or quad core in a acer x1200 pc

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.
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  1. 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
  2. Indeed. There are a lot of different X1200 models.
  3. 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.
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