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 Worth upgrading to GTX970 with my current CPU? - Forum Upgrading my PC, New motherboard New cpu - Forum upgrading MB and CPU - Forum Upgrading my PC? gpu vs cpu for making games. - Forum upgrading laptop 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 SolvedLaptop CPU temperatures and upgrading Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU & RAM on a HP All in One Forum Solvedupgrading laptop cpu Forum SolvedOpinions upgrading motherboard and CPU Forum Solvedupgrading cpu and gpu Forum SolvedDell inspiron 14 upgrading cpu Forum SolvedAfter upgrading CPU computer randomly freezes Forum SolvedHelp on upgrading! Cpu Mobo or Gpu Forum SolvedWindows 7 BSOD on start up new problem when upgrading to new motherboard and cpu Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU and various questions!! Please Help! Forum SolvedUpgrading Laptop Cpu, Is it worth it and Is it possible? Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU and Motherboard Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my Power supply toooo after upgrading CPU?? Forum SolvedWorth to upgrading this CPU's ? Forum SolvedNeed Help for Upgrading GPU,CPU,MB Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !