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478 to 775 adapter?

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November 25, 2012 9:55:46 PM

I have a Dell Inspiron 1520 with a Socket P 478-pin micro FC-PGA 1.38" x 1.38" Frequency 1600 MHz Bus speed 533 MHz Intel Pentium Dual-Core Mobile T2330 LF80537GE0251M 1.6 MHz. I want to upgrade to a higher MHz CPU. I would like to get to 2.0 Ghz or higher. What can I do?

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November 25, 2012 10:16:49 PM

Buy a new laptop with a dual core/quad core 2.0 ghz or higher.
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November 25, 2012 10:19:13 PM

I would buy a new Laptop buy the Dell is my wife's that's why I want to upgrade the CUP.
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November 25, 2012 10:25:57 PM

I just said the obvious cause there ain't no such thing if you want to use a cpu socket 775 you'll have to buy a 775 mobo and its a laptop forget it.
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November 26, 2012 1:59:15 PM

There are no such thing as a socket adapter.

If you want to upgrade the CPU, then you need to find a faster Socket P 478 CPU for your laptop. However, it is not as simple as that. You need to make sure the current CPU is not soldered into the motherboard. Next you need to find out if the more powerful Socket P 478 CPU is compatible with your laptop. You can either call Dell or use Google to find out what was the fastest CPU Dell offered for that specific laptop.

If you install a CPU that the BIOS cannot recognize, then you will not be able to use the laptop at all.
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November 26, 2012 8:48:50 PM

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