Will the x5365 work in a dell precision 690 Tags: CPUs Processors Dell Last response: April 21, 2011 4:26 PM in CPUs Share dugster April 21, 2011 2:49:06 AM I have a dell precision 690 with a x5320 1.86 MHz processor. I want to upgrade but do not want to put alot into this machine. I was thinking of putting one or two of the x5365 3.0 MHz processors in. Can I upgrade the Bios and use this processor. thanks More about : x5365 work dell precision 690 dugster April 21, 2011 3:56:23 PM yes Ghz, I want to put one processor in now and maybe a second processor in later. Thanks for replying m 0 l dugster April 21, 2011 3:59:15 PM I am also changing this machine from vista to windows 7 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Umbongo April 21, 2011 4:26:55 PM Yes you can put one in now and one in later. You don't need to upgrade the BIOS. Don't try running your X5320 and an X5365 together. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGeForce GTX 460 work in Dell Precision 690? Forum DELL Precision 690 - Anyone get more than 4GB RAM to work? Forum Dell precision 690 only 1 cpu works? Forum SolvedRadeon 6850HD on Dell precision 690 Forum SolvedDELL PRECISION 690 for gaming Forum Solveddell precision 690 multiple cpu upgrade questions Forum SolvedDell Precision 690 Motherboard Question Forum SolvedDell Precision 690 Pwr (amber), Diag. lights 2,3,4 (blinking) Forum SolvedPOST Issue: Dell Precision 690 (0MY171 REV A01 Board) - Downgraded to BIOS A01 from A08 Forum Dell Precision 690 Forum Upgrade Dell Precision 690 Graphics and Sound Card Forum dell precision 690 motherboard front panel pin order? Forum what is a good video card with HDMI for a Dell Precision 690? Forum Dell Precision 690 running with Windows 7 64-bit FAN TOO LOUD! Any help? Forum dell precision 690 drivers BIOS Forum Dell Precision 690 running with Windows 7 64-bit FAN TOO LOUD! Any help? Forum Power on a Dell precision 690 motherboard? Forum Dell Precision 690 workstation and ESXi 5.1 compatibility Forum SolvedProblem with SSD and Dell Precision M6500 - RAID Only - Cannot get AHCI to work etc.......... Forum New PSU for my Dell Precision 690, missing connectors Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !