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. m 0 l 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... Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Tesaga October 24, 2010 6:40:26 AM Best answer selected by Tesaga. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedupgrading gpu on laptop Forum SolvedUpgrading Laptop RAM Forum SolvedUpgrading laptop memory. Forum SolvedUpgrading a laptop (Dell Inspiron 1545) Forum SolvedA laptop newbie looking for answers to upgrading CPU Forum SolvedUpgrading RAM on my laptop (Toshiba Satellite) Forum SolvedUpgrading my laptop's CPU, need some help Forum SolvedUpgrading the external GPU of a Sony Vaio Laptop Forum SolvedTips for upgrading my laptop's CPU Forum SolvedUpgrading from gt 555m (asus n55sf laptop) Forum SolvedUpgrading from laptop to desktop. Forum SolvedUpgrading laptop Memory Forum SolvedUpgrading my laptop screen Forum SolvedI need help upgrading RAM. Laptop Samsung ATIV Book 4 Forum SolvedUpgrading graphics card on a Samsung laptop and/or improving graphics? Forum SolvedUpgrading laptop cpu Forum SolvedHelp upgrading Laptop Forum SolvedUpgrading a Radeon HD 4200 series "graphics card" on a laptop? Forum SolvedUpgrading Laptop CPU Forum SolvedWill upgrading My Dell Laptop Ram From 4GB To 8gb Good For Gaming or not. Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !