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Processor Compatibility with LGA Socket

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November 27, 2011 5:25:21 AM

Hi friends this is Amit....!! i wanna ask you
1.) is Core 2 Duo E8400 compatible with LGA 1155 or any other excepting LGA 775...???
2.) I'm planing to purchase Intel DH67Bl, is it good choice(Technical reason), :) 

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November 27, 2011 6:19:46 AM

1. You can only use CPU's in there intended sockets (775), so no you cannot use your core 2 duo in a more modern 1155 based system.

2. That motherboard will not be able to use your E8400, it uses socket 1155, you need to find a motherboard which supports LGA775.
November 28, 2011 2:15:52 AM

Thanks friend you replied as i knew...
you will be thinking that what a silly question i asked...i asked this coz that motherboard has dual socket in one...!! on the other hand if i go for changing the will be too costly according to Indian Currency....hehe...;)
thanks for you reply dear friend..