Upgrade gx280 to dual core


I have an Optiplex GX280 Pentium 4 3Ghz and was wondering if the board would take a dual core cpu. If so, does anyone know the maximum (complete speed) dual core it would be able to take?


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  1. Hi and welcome to Tom's forum.

    The GX 280 only support this CPUs

    D7459 Prescott P4 Kit, 520, 2.8Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB
    DD517 Prescott P4 64bit Kit, 521, 2.8Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB
    D7460 Prescott P4 Kit, 530, 3.0Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB
    DD519 Prescott P4 64bit Kit, 541, 3.2Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB
    D7462 Prescott P4 Kit, 540, 3.2Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB
    D7463 Prescott P4 Kit, 550, 3.4Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB
    M8964 Prescott P4 Kit, 550, 3.4Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB
    D7464 Prescott P4 Kit, 560, 3.6Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB
    M8965 Prescott P4 Kit, 570, 3.8Ghz, 800FSB, 1MB

    Source: Dell Support Community
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