Are AMD APUs usable in a laptop with an Intel Processor? Tags: CPUs Laptops AMD Processors Intel Last response: March 28, 2012 5:12 AM in CPUs Share newcomer_96 March 28, 2012 4:41:23 AM HI, currently i have an HP G62 with an Intel Core i5 Processor. My question is, if i buy a AMD APU, is it possible to install it on my current laptop? I understand that on desktops, there are different sockets for Intel and AMD cpus, i am wondering if the same applies to laptops. THanks More about : amd apus usable laptop intel processor Motopsychojdn a c 101 à CPUs a b À AMD March 28, 2012 4:50:43 AM Yes, the same applies whether its desktop, laptop, notebook or netbook, you can't put Amd into Intel Mobo's or vice versa Moto WR2 a c 203 à CPUs a c 575 D Laptop a b À AMD a b å Intel March 28, 2012 4:54:03 AM You could look into selling your HP G62 and getting yourself a Llano laptop. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer wurkfur March 28, 2012 5:12:34 AM If you have a Socket 7 laptop, then you can remove an Intel chip and install an AMD, but your laptop was more than likely produced post 1999... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAmd trinity APUs arrived! ForumWhich is better AMD A6-4400M Accelerated Processor or Intel i5-2450M processorvi ForumWhich laptop processor is better - AMD quad core A6-3420 with Turbo Core vs. the ForumOpenCL double-precision in AMD APUs ? ForumAMD or Intel for budget "gaming" laptop ForumHP Sleekbook with Trinity APUs - Which should i get? ForumAPUs and Diablo 3 ForumAMD Piledriver rumours ... and expert conjecture ForumWhich processor in AMD is equivalent to Intel i3 or i5? Is always intel better t ForumProcessor 3rd generation Intel (R) Core(TM) i5-3210M Processor (2 5 GHz with Turb ForumAPUs ......wat ForumRelative power of Llano APUs ForumGaming laptop help ForumHelp with fan noise ForumProcessor Affinity problems/quirks ForumSupported processor for a 915GAG board ForumWrong BIOS installed on my laptop ForumProblem with i5 2500k oc Forum[AMD] FX Series or Phenom for gaming ForumAMD 3+ heatsink installation concerns More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !