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? m 0 l Anonymous a b à CPUs September 23, 2010 7:29:10 AM an HP Pavilion model a6813w m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIntel core 2 duo 4400, 4gb ram, radeon hd4650 need upgrade for gaming budget USD270 Forum Intel core2 duo vs i3 upgrade need help Forum SolvedNeed help finding a graphic card for intel core duo @ 2ghz and 4 gb ram Forum SolvedIntel Core 2 Duo Upgrade Forum SolvedGpu "upgrade" for intel core 2 duo t7300 2.66ghz ( nvidia 8600gt 512 upgrade ) Forum Solvedneed driver for intel core 2 duo Forum SolvedVery low budget. Need to upgrade from a 2007 Core 2 Duo E4600. Can I get a cheap i3 and play Skyrim? Forum SolvedEmachines W3650 Celeron D 440 upgrade to Intel Core 2 Duo E8400? Forum Want to upgrade my system for better gaming : Intel Core2Duo@2.93; Asus motherboard, Geforce 9400gt Forum Intel Core 2 Duo E4400 - I want to upgrade Forum SolvedGraphics card upgrade for an intel core 2 duo 1.8ghz w/o Bottlenecking Forum SolvedWanna upgrade Intel Core 2 Duo Processor E4500 plz help Forum i need to put graphics card for my system running in intel core 2 duo processor (2.8ghz) and 2GB ram help me to find it Forum Intel Core 2 Duo upgrade Forum Intel core 2 duo E6400 to Intel Core 2 Quad Q6700 upgrade problem Forum upgrading intel core 2 duo Forum Intel Core 2 Duo PC Upgrade Forum i have intel core 2 duo E7500 2.93 Ghz and i want to upgrade my pc for gaming please help me out i have 2gb of ram and 1 tb ha Forum SolvedOverclocking first time, need advice please; intel core 2 duo Forum Intel I3 3210 upgrade from E7500 core 2 duo + AMD 6870 GPU Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !