New CPU info Tags: CPUs AMD Phenom Last response: May 28, 2012 5:48 AM in CPUs Share sirhcx May 28, 2012 4:28:27 AM Simple question... im slightly upgrading from an AMD Phenom II X4 820 to a AMD Phenom II X4 940 BLACK EDITION ...I have a stock violet 6 hp motherboard and was wondering if I had to reinstall windows 7 when I make the switch More about : cpu info DJDeCiBeL a c 283 à CPUs a b À AMD May 28, 2012 4:47:09 AM No, you won't have to do a reinstall. It just sucks that you won't be able to OC much with that mobo. sirhcx May 28, 2012 5:43:47 AM Yeah the mobo is *** but the cpu was brand new for $50 so the mkny saved is gking for a gigabyte mobo... mind if you have any suggestions Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer DJDeCiBeL a c 283 à CPUs a b À AMD May 28, 2012 5:48:36 AM Honestly, that's not really my area of expertise, especially with AMD. Hopefully, someone else here can help you with that. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNew i7 CPU Upgrade info /collective computing functionality ForumLol info needed on bottleneck CPU ForumCan I change out my CPU without losing info ? ForumCpu info needed....thx ForumConsidering new video card, need TDP info (470, 580) ForumAny info about upcoming mobile CPU ??? ForumSome info on some CPU 's plz ForumInfo about CPU needed. Intel vs. AMD ForumUPDATED - Real temp vs Asus bios temp accuracy - NEW INFO Foruminfo from cpu -z ForumI'm outdated. Need CPU info ForumIssue with my new build please help will provide more info ForumConfused about CPU info given ForumNew first time custom build about $1500(need info as soon as possible) ForumWhere can I find a good mechanical keyboard? ForumCpu fan is too loud ForumIs my CPU bottlenecking my GPU ForumNew PSU seems to not power SATA/ IDE (OCZ550FTY) ForumShuttle XPC CPU Cooler performance? ForumWhich CPU? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !