Upgrading cpu Tags: CPUs Sempron AMD eMachines Last response: May 12, 2012 6:13 PM in CPUs Share themeedlyone May 12, 2012 12:58:24 AM my pc is an emachines el1352g-01w with an AMD sempron 145 2.8Ghz. would i be able to upgrade it to an AMD Black Edition - Phenom II X2 3.4 GHz More about : upgrading cpu amuffin a c 186 à CPUs a b À AMD May 12, 2012 1:04:53 AM No, they use completely different sockets. You would need to upgrade your motherboard, ram, essentially an entirely new system in order to use it in your system. m 0 l WR2 a c 203 à CPUs a b À AMD May 12, 2012 1:33:55 AM Hello themeedlyone; That's an AM3 socket motherboard right? Take a peek with CPU-z. The Mainboard tab should give you more detailed info. www.cpuid.com/softwares/cpu-z.html eMachines EL1352G-01w Desktop Computer specs AMD Sempron 145 @ CPU World shows some related CPUs m 0 l Related resources Upgrading computer to new CPU - Forum Upgrading CPU on my PC - Forum upgrading my cpu - Forum upgrading cpu results - Forum Quick question about upgrading an AMD CPU - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer themeedlyone May 12, 2012 6:41:51 AM amuffin said:No, they use completely different sockets. You would need to upgrade your motherboard, ram, essentially an entirely new system in order to use it in your system. from what ive seen they both use the AM3 socket m 0 l amuffin a c 186 à CPUs a b À AMD May 12, 2012 5:14:41 PM Then you should be able to upgrade, sorry for the prior post. Make sure you update to the most recent bios and then install the processor. m 0 l GI_JONES May 12, 2012 6:13:33 PM There is a good chance you will be limited to a 95 watt cpu. Make sure this is not the case before getting a new cpu m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrading GPU/CPU/PSU, what do I need to do with drivers etc.? Forum Solved[UPGRADING HELP] My motherboard and cpu Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU/RAM/Motherboard for gaming Forum SolvedWorth upgrading CPU? Forum SolvedQuestion about upgrading to a new motherboard,cpu,ram,gpu Forum SolvedSuggestions on upgrading my HP Compaq nx9010's CPU, Ram, and anything else cheap? Forum SolvedOld HDD and upgrading CPU/Motherboard. Forum SolvedUpgrading my CPU or GPU? Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU and Motherboard Gaming PC Forum SolvedHelp with upgrading new motherboard/CPU/OS Forum Solvedupgrading mobo + cpu Forum SolvedHelp with upgrading new Mobo, CPU, OS Forum SolvedUpgrading my CPU- New Intel i7-4790K anything else? Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU help. Forum SolvedThinking about upgrading my CPU Cooler! Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !