Can I upgrade my Dimension 8250 that has a P4 2.53 ghz Tags: CPUs Socket Dimension Last response: June 11, 2011 7:45 PM in CPUs Share Bonnie4 June 11, 2011 7:25:19 PM Hi - from what I can tell and read, the computer has a PGA 478 socket. Can I update it to a Quad Core Q9000 - I believe it uses the same socket. More about : upgrade dimension 8250 ghz Jucey June 11, 2011 7:45:46 PM I dont believe you can, because the ones i am finding in the Q9000 are mobile, and use a different socket type. If you are looking at something else im not seeing though, let me know. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDimension 8250 with 256MB RDRAM, what should I upgrade to? Can I exceed 1GB? Forum Dell Dimension 4500 CPU P4 upgrade from 1.8ghz to 2.8ghz not booting. Forum Dimension 8400 P4 3.4Ghz upgrade options Forum Upgrade dell dimension 8250 video card Forum I Need a Graphics Card Upgrade for a Dell Dimension 8250 Forum 2010 dell dimension 8250 graphics card upgrade for gaming Forum Dimension 8250 Processor Upgrade Redux Forum How upgrade Bios on Dimension 8250 ? Forum SolvedIntel celeron processor 2.53 ghz upgrade to? What? Forum P4 2.53ghz with Gigabyte 8ik1100 MBO, i875p Forum P4 2.53 Ghz Heat range Forum Want to overclock a 2.53GHz P4 .... Forum Sufficient cooling for P4 2.53ghz overclocking Forum Perfect Motherboard for a P4 2.53GhZ? Forum Apple G4 90% faster than P4 2.53Ghz? Forum P4 2.53GHZ Forum Thinking of upgrading CPU from 2.53 GHz to ???? Forum Dimension e510 - 2.8ghz upgrade to Asus BW-12b1st Forum Is there an upgrade available for P4 HT 2.6GHz CPU? Forum Agp on a 2.8 ghz p4 w/ht need to upgrade card while saving Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !