Need Intel Core 2 Duo.. can I upgrade? Tags: CPUs Core Computer Intel Last response: September 23, 2010 7:44 AM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs September 23, 2010 5:42:25 AM I need at least a Intel Core 2 Duo but my computer has a intel pentium dual cpu e2220... Can I just purchase one of these and have someone install it? I dont know anything about this.... More about : intel core duo upgrade Twoboxer a b à CPUs September 23, 2010 6:03:12 AM Yes, you can upgrade from your dual core to a faster dual core or a quad core . . . they use the same socket. The issue will be finding out what your BIOS supports. What brand/model PC do you have? If its not a pre-made, what motherboard are you using? Anonymous a b à CPUs September 23, 2010 7:29:10 AM an HP Pavilion model a6813w Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Twoboxer a b à CPUs September 23, 2010 7:44:50 AM Your motherboard supports a few cpu upgrades: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&lang=en&docname=c01713193&product=3956374#N1202 Click on "Processor Upgrade Information". Any of those can be bought and installed. In the process, you will need to remove and re-install the heat sink/fan. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumEmachines W3650 Celeron D 440 upgrade to Intel Core 2 Duo E8400? ForumIntel core2 duo vs i3 upgrade need help ForumGraphics card upgrade for an intel core 2 duo 1.8ghz w/o Bottlenecking ForumCan i upgrade intel celeron 585 laptop to a core 2 duo or i series processor? ForumIntel core 2 duo upgrade to i3 processor ForumCore 2 Duo to Core 2 Quad upgrade - advice needed! ForumWanna upgrade Intel Core 2 Duo Processor E4500 plz help ForumMotherboard for intel core 2 duo e8500 wolfdale ForumCan I change or upgrade my dell xps m1330 cpu intel core duo T7500 to I7? ForumUpgrade Intel Core 2 Duo T6400 -> Core 2 Duo T9600 posible? ForumAMD Turion™ II Ultra Dual- Core Processor M600 vs Intel ® Core™2 Duo Processor T66 ForumNeed Help With A Starter Build Off Of A Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 ForumHelp building a intel core 2 duo 3.33 ghz with as much ddr 2 memorry ForumWhat graphic card suits intel core 2 duo ForumCore 2 Duo to Core i5 upgrade question ForumDualCore Intel Core 2 Duo E6300 upgrades ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumPrime95 hardware error. need help ForumFuture upgrade? ForumCore i7 950 Chinese version difference? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !