Solved Upgrading this Laptop? Tags: CPUs Laptops Product Last response: October 24, 2010 6:40 AM in CPUs Share Tesaga October 22, 2010 9:25:06 PM Its a Toshiba L505D-GS6000,My friend's laptop,he wants a Quad-Core, I told him this was almost impossible,is it? SPECS: [4:23:34 PM] Jake Nonlegit: Warranty Terms - Parts1 year limited Warranty Terms - Labor1 year limited Product Height1.6" Product Width15.1" Product Weight6 lbs. Product Depth10.2" Color CategoryBlack Processor BrandAMD Processor PlatformVISION ProcessorAMD Turion™ II Processor Speed2.2GHz Battery Type6-cell lithium-ion Display TypeHigh-definition widescreen TFT-LCD with TruBrite technology (1366 x 768) Screen Size (Measured Diagonally)16" System Bus3600MHz Cache Memory1MB on die Level 2 System Memory (RAM)4GB System Memory (RAM) Expandable To8GB Type of Memory (RAM)DDR2 Hard Drive TypeSATA (5400 rpm) Computer Hard Drive Size320GB Optical DriveDouble-layer DVD±RW/CD-RW Optical Drive Speeds6x DVD+R DL; 6x DVD-R DL; 8x8x8 DVD+RW; 8x6x8 DVD-RW; 24x24x24 CD-RW Direct-Disc LabelingYes Digital Media Reader or SlotsYes, digital media card reader GraphicsATI Radeon 4200 Video Memory256-1918MB (shared) TV TunerNo MPEGYes Built-in WebcamYes ModemNone NetworkingBuilt-in 10/100 Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 connector) Wireless NetworkingWireless-B+G+N Bluetooth-EnabledNo S-Video OutputsNone SpeakersInternal PCMCIA SlotsNone USB 2.0 Ports3 IEEE 1394 FireWire PortsNone Parallel PortsNone Game PortsNone Laptop WeightStandard (more than 5.5 lbs.) Battery LifeUp to 2 hours and 55 minutes Pointing DeviceTouchPad with multitouch control HDMI OutputNo Blu-ray PlayerNo Operating System PlatformWindows Operating SystemWindows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Included SoftwareMicrosoft Works 9, Windows Media Player; Adobe Acrobat Reader ENERGY STAR QualifiedYes BBY Software InstallerYes Graphics ChipATI Jake Nonlegit More about : upgrading laptop misry October 22, 2010 10:16:41 PM No such thing as a socket S1 quad core. Best solution Timop a b à CPUs October 23, 2010 12:52:58 AM ^Yes there is. Its called Mobile Phenoms.^ However, it wont work AFAIK, There are no DDR2 controller within the new Champlains, which switched to DDR3. However, the mobile Phenoms are almost impossible to find arm, and costs $200+. If he really wants a quad, it would actually cost less if he sold this one and just buy a new one. Heres one for only $600: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Tesaga October 24, 2010 6:40:26 AM Best answer selected by Tesaga. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumUpgrading my laptop ForumUpgrading to Windows 8 made my Laptop 32-Bit. ForumLAPTOP ** Upgrading an old T5670 (965 CHIPSET) ForumQuestion about upgrading laptop components. ForumUpgrading RAM and Graphic Card for lenovo laptop ? ForumUpgrading Laptop Video Card ForumUpgrading Old Laptop :-) ForumUpgrading Laptop .... ForumUpgrading new laptop from hdd to sdd ForumUpgrading my laptop ForumUpgrading the video card on my gateway laptop e-295c (c-140x) ForumUpgrading (not replacing) my laptop ForumUpgrading A Laptop HDD ForumUpgrading the video card of toshiba laptop ForumChanging/ upgrading a laptop GPU ForumUpgrading CPU/APU on Laptop ForumUpgrading WiFi card on Dell 1747 laptop ForumCan upgrading to 4gb to 8gb of ram actually make a laptop slower? ForumPSU Help Forum[Solved] Upgrading processors - Do I need a better cpu cooler? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !