Pentium dual core for gx280 Tags: CPUs Pentium Optiplex Dual Core Last response: September 8, 2010 2:35 PM in CPUs Share bashirarabu September 7, 2010 2:48:55 PM Hello, i have a optiplex gx280 Intel Pentium 4 , can i put on it a dual core processor ? or intel pentium dual core d ? if you cand help me.. thanks More about : pentium dual core gx280 saint19 a c 151 à CPUs September 7, 2010 3:50:53 PM Hi bashirarabu and welcome to THG. The GX280 doesn't support any Dual core or Core 2 Duo CPU. This are the only one that support: D7459 Prescott P4 Kit, 520, 2.8Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB DD517 Prescott P4 64bit Kit, 521, 2.8Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB D7460 Prescott P4 Kit, 530, 3.0Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB DD519 Prescott P4 64bit Kit, 541, 3.2Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB D7462 Prescott P4 Kit, 540, 3.2Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB D7463 Prescott P4 Kit, 550, 3.4Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB M8964 Prescott P4 Kit, 550, 3.4Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB D7464 Prescott P4 Kit, 560, 3.6Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB M8965 Prescott P4 Kit, 570, 3.8Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB bashirarabu September 8, 2010 3:53:11 AM that means this gx280 doesn't support any processor dual core.. just the normal one... anyway... thanks Related resources Upgrade gx280 to dual core - Forum Upgrading an old beast - Optiplex gx280 CPU compatibility - Forum Will this work in a gx280 stock motherboard - Forum Dell optiplex gx280 processor - Forum Looking for video card for a Dell GX280 MT - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer saint19 a c 151 à CPUs September 8, 2010 1:58:53 PM I think that a new old mobo could be more expensive since those optiplex are out of the market. COLGeek a c 93 à CPUs September 8, 2010 2:35:40 PM Go to txcesssurplus.com and you can likely find a newer model Optiplex motherboard that you could install a dual core processor in to. As it currently stands, the GX280 simply can't support dual core CPUs (+1 to saint19). Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumUpgrading a dell optiplex gx280 or 745 ForumDell optiplex gx280 slow response when saving a word document ForumDell Optiplex GX280 Upgrade Question Forum8800GT & Dell GX280 PSU Check ForumGX280 overkill?? ForumDell Dimension 8400 CPU Upgrade to Dual Core ForumWhat's better for games? Pentium 4 3.2Ghz E 540 or Dual 2.8GHz Xeon? ForumPentium 4 vs pentium d ForumHT not showing for Pentium 4 ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumWhich is advanced process among the intel core 2 duo and Intel® Core™ i3-350M Pr ForumCan single core amd 64 3400+ 2.4 ghz handle gt 240? ForumHow to xp installtion in core i3 ForumUpgrade to core 2 X6900 on Optiplex 755 Forum[Solved] Intel Core i5 vs. Core i7 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !