I want to upgrade my dell inspiron 518 to a better cpu chip such as the intel i3 or i7. I am new to this and dont know if what chip i use matters. I want to upgrade to the best and newest chip that my computer can handle. I have tweaked and upgraded alot in this computer and made it a gaming pc. I have a Intel Pentium Dual- Core Processor with 2.20 GHZ. I want to upgrade it to a newer Intel chip such as the i3 or i5 or if its possible the i7. My specs are"
Dell Inspiron 518
Intel Pentium Dual CPU E2200 @ 2.20 GHz
3GB of Ram (plan to upgrade)
32 bit operating system.
running windows 7 ultimate (upgraded from vista home premium)