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 c 79 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 Audio driver for ibm thinkpad r40 Forum Ibm thinkpad r40 audio driver for windows 7 Forum Ibm thinkpad r40 ethernet controller driver Forum Ibm thinkpad r40 driver for windows 7 Forum Ibm thinkpad r40 audio driver for windows 7 Forum Ibm thinkpad r40 ethernet controller driver Forum Ibm thinkpad r40 ethernet controller driver Forum Ibm thinkpad r40 drivers Forum Ibm thinkpad r40 processor upgrades Forum Warning: IBM Thinkpad R40 has poor external display quality Forum IBM Thinkpad R40 Wireless Radio Control Forum IBM Thinkpad R40 - Keyboard Forum How to change my ibm thinkpad ide for a sata Forum OLD IBM THINKPAD CPU CHANGE Forum Solvedhow to reset admin password on IBM Thinkpad T43 Forum SolvedHow do I turn on my IBM thinkpad iseries 1300 Forum How do I reset the motherboard on an IBM Type 2374 thinkpad Forum How to reset password ibm thinkpad 240x Forum IBM ThinkPad 770Z cpu always busy Forum Ibm thinkpad 2626 390 how to hook up to internet Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !