Upgrading CPU Tags: Core Intel Motherboards CPUs Components Last response: October 11, 2011 12:35 AM in Components Share Burl Kirbie October 9, 2011 11:43:03 PM Will I damage Intel motherboard D946GZIS if I replace Intel core 2 duo E6400 CPU with Intel core 2 duo E 6600 CPU? More about : upgrading cpu rolli59 a c 140 å Intel a c 1098 V Motherboard a c 852 à CPUs October 9, 2011 11:50:12 PM No not if it is compatible with your board, chances are if it supports E6400 it supports E6600 m 0 l iBriian October 11, 2011 12:35:29 AM I think you'll have a greater chance of damaging the pins on the processor than damaging your motherboard. Make sure that when you install the new processor, you lay the processor down vertically, and you don't push it in a way that you will bent a pin. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedQuick question about upgrading an AMD CPU Forum SolvedUpgrading GPU/CPU/PSU, what do I need to do with drivers etc.? Forum Solved[UPGRADING HELP] My motherboard and cpu Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU/RAM/Motherboard for gaming Forum SolvedWorth upgrading CPU? Forum SolvedQuestion about upgrading to a new motherboard,cpu,ram,gpu Forum SolvedSuggestions on upgrading my HP Compaq nx9010's CPU, Ram, and anything else cheap? Forum SolvedOld HDD and upgrading CPU/Motherboard. Forum SolvedUpgrading my CPU or GPU? Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU and Motherboard Gaming PC Forum SolvedHelp with upgrading new motherboard/CPU/OS Forum Solvedupgrading mobo + cpu Forum SolvedHelp with upgrading new Mobo, CPU, OS Forum SolvedUpgrading my CPU- New Intel i7-4790K anything else? Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU help. Forum SolvedThinking about upgrading my CPU Cooler! Forum SolvedWorth upgrading my CPU for gaming? Forum SolvedA laptop newbie looking for answers to upgrading CPU Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU+MOBO is there a way around a fresh install? Forum SolvedUpgrading my laptop's CPU, need some help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !