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 154 å Intel a c 1163 V Motherboard a c 900 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 SolvedUpgrading my PC, New motherboard New cpu Forum Solvedupgrading MB and CPU Forum SolvedUpgrading my PC? gpu vs cpu for making games. Forum Solvedupgrading laptop cpu Forum SolvedLaptop CPU temperatures and upgrading Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU & RAM on a HP All in One Forum Solvedupgrading laptop cpu Forum SolvedOpinions upgrading motherboard and CPU Forum Solvedupgrading cpu and gpu Forum SolvedDell inspiron 14 upgrading cpu Forum SolvedAfter upgrading CPU computer randomly freezes Forum SolvedHelp on upgrading! Cpu Mobo or Gpu Forum SolvedWindows 7 BSOD on start up new problem when upgrading to new motherboard and cpu Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU and various questions!! Please Help! Forum SolvedUpgrading Laptop Cpu, Is it worth it and Is it possible? Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU and Motherboard Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my Power supply toooo after upgrading CPU?? Forum SolvedWorth to upgrading this CPU's ? Forum SolvedNeed Help for Upgrading GPU,CPU,MB Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU/Mobo/GPU. Have a good idea, need some advice. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !