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What Is The Best CPU Upgrade For Me

Hi Everyone,

I am looking to purchase the best cpu for a socket 478 on this motherboard ---> MS-6577 ver 3.1
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&docname=bph07843


I am currently running it with a Intel Celeron Northwood 2.8
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819112181&SortField=0&SummaryType=0&PageSize=10&SelectedRating=-1&VideoOnlyMark=False&IsFeedbackTab=true#scrollFullInfo


I have 2gb ddr ram
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231047


**I know its super old/lame but its a spare**

Please Help...
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    If you an get a 3 GHZ or better Prescott Core CPU for this board then that will be the best you can get. Make sure you got some cooling as Prescott puts out some heat.
  2. @Wamphryi tyvm got it on its way...

    @malmental again --->**I know its super old/lame but its a spare**
  3. Best answer selected by jeromydj.
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