CPU from a 6 core to a 4 core will my PC Blow up? Tags: CPUs Core Heatsinks Motherboards Processors Last response: July 25, 2012 12:50 AM in CPUs Share marcdoyle666 July 24, 2012 11:26:41 PM Seriously though, I unlatched my heatsink and the processor nose dives off my motherboard from the locked position bending all the pin and breaking one. My question is, if I throw a x4 on there will it be ok? More about : cpu core core blow jay_nar2012 a c 104 à CPUs a b V Motherboard July 24, 2012 11:28:09 PM Yes, though depends if its compatible with your board, i won't explode or fry the CPU. popatim a c 134 à CPUs a b V Motherboard July 25, 2012 12:50:25 AM Just makes sure the new cpu is on the supported cpu list for your motherbd. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Will a new PSU blow up my MoBo? Forum Blow it up or upgrade GPU Forum AMD Phenom II X 4 955 Black Edition at at 3. 6 ghz vs intel core i3 2100 Forum what makes the graphic card capacitor to blow up ? Forum AMD Athlon II X 4 620 2. 6 GHz Quad- Core (ADX620WFK42GI) Processor Running way to Forum Why does my p 4 3.8ghz have a core speed of 2852. 6 Mhz? Forum What does the PS 4 's 8 core CPU mean for PC gaming? Forum I7 6core build help Forum AMD X 4 or X 6 core Forum Is an overclocked pentium 4 at 6 ghz better than a dual core PC Forum Did I Blow Something Up ? Forum Will my motherboard support 6 core 1090t Forum AMD phenom x 4 955 be core @ 200 degrees ??! Forum 4 core or 6 core for long lasting pc Forum Intel core 2 quad or AMD phenom x 4 ??? Forum Xonar Phoebus & Quality Sound Forum Crickling sound from PSU! Forum Will There Still Be a Market for Custom Rigs 10 Years from Now? Forum [Solved] Laptop CPU Upgrade Forum Best CPU and Motherboard Combo? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !