Can an intel core i5 processor work in a dell optiplex 380 with a 745 processor Tags: CPUs Core Optiplex Intel Intel i5 Dell Processors Last response: October 17, 2012 11:27 AM in CPUs Share hermb2006 October 17, 2012 10:42:03 AM can an intel core i5 processor work in a dell optiplex 380 with a 745 processor intel Core 2 Duo E7500 / 2.93 GHz More about : intel core processor work dell optiplex 380 745 processor mi1ez a b à CPUs October 17, 2012 10:56:15 AM No. You need a new motherboard and RAM. hermb2006 October 17, 2012 10:57:57 AM the ram is ok its ddr3 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mi1ez a b à CPUs October 17, 2012 11:27:36 AM Ah, in that case you just need new motherboard. DDR3 is fine. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan an intel core i5 processor work in a dell optiplex 380 with a 745 processor ForumCan a optiplex 745 use a i5 processor ForumBest Graphics Card for Dell Optiplex 745 ForumUpgrade optiplex 745 processor ForumUpgrade Dell 470 vs. Optiplex 380 ? ForumUpgrade Dell Optiplex 745 ForumQ8300 cpu in dell optiplex 745 ForumDell Optiplex 745 W/ Core 2 1.86 cpu ForumDell Optiplex 745 CPU Upgrade ForumDell Optiplex 745 SFF ForumDell Optiplex 745 USFF cpu upgrade recommendations ForumOptiplex 745 Graphics Card????? ForumDELL OPTIPLEX 745 ForumUpgrading optiplex 745 cpu ForumWay to put 3pin fan to PWM? ForumHelp with PC Case!! ForumIs A socket LGA775 Motherboard compatible with a IntelCore2 Quad q6600 ForumWhich processor to choose for my 2nd build ForumI have a brilliant idea that might work wonders! ForumUpgrades necessary to put a Radeon 4870 in a Dell Inspiron 580? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !