How do i change the cpu in my ibm thinkpad r40 Tags: CPUs Processors IBM ThinkPad Last response: March 6, 2012 9:17 AM in CPUs Share doogiescott March 6, 2012 9:03:47 AM Hello, I would like to change the processor in my IBM thinkpad R40 type 2722. What would be the best processor that I could get that would be better than the Intel Centrino that is in it? Also is it a simple job? More about : change cpu ibm thinkpad r40 WR2 a c 203 à CPUs March 6, 2012 9:06:29 AM Hello doogiescott; How can we know if something would be better when you haven't told us what CPU is in your laptop? 13thmonkey a b à CPUs March 6, 2012 9:17:00 AM centrino is not a cpu, its a chipset. and its difficult, if its even possible (some cpu's are soldered to the board). Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumThinkpad R40 Ethernet doesn't work, Wireless does ForumIbm thinkpad r40 driver for windows 7 ForumIbm thinkpad r40 audio driver for windows 7 ForumIbm thinkpad r40 processor upgrades ForumMaking 2nd HDD C: on Thinkpad R40 ForumThinkpad R40 processor upgrade ForumBackup recovery for IBM R40 ForumIBM R40 Pentium M Processor ForumIbm thinkpad r40 ethernet controller driver ForumHow to overclock IBM thinkpad 600X ForumI can\'t find the button on the ibm thinkpad 2681 to inable the wireless interne ForumAny non- IBM notebooks with TrackPoint-type pointing devices? ForumHighest External Storage Capacity for ThinkPad R40 ? ForumOLD IBM THINKPAD CPU CHANGE ForumIBM ThinkPad 770 doesnt start properly ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !