Upgrade pentium 3 ke core 2 duo Tags: CPUs Pentium Core Last response: December 12, 2012 7:43 AM in CPUs Share edoy_182 December 12, 2012 6:09:40 AM Hello, i've confussing with my CPU for Pentium 3. can i upgrade that CPU to core 2 duo More about : upgrade pentium core duo | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove garrettk4 December 12, 2012 6:23:41 AM No, what you are asking isn't possible. A pentuim 3 and core 2 duo require different motherboard sockets. You would need to buy a new motherboard for the Core 2 duo. But in today's market you might as well shop for a Core i3 or i5 or take the AMD route. | Report abuse hytecgowthaman December 12, 2012 6:49:08 AM No way. buy a new system is the solution. my opinion : buy dual core or quad core processor because core2duo is power saving processor so that is always slow. | Report abuse Scott_D_Bowen CPUs Expert December 12, 2012 7:43:41 AM Run CPU-Z and check which CPU you really have first though... | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Upgrade pentium 3 ke core 2 duo> Related ressources: ForumAsus P5 K-E wifi stable but randomly won't POST ForumASUS P5 K-E WITH INTEL CORE 2DUO E7200 CPU ForumPentium 4 upgrade to core 2 duo with chip ForumUpgrad my processor from pentium 4 ht 3 2 GHz to core 2 duo e6300 1 86GHz ForumPentium D to Core 2 Duo Upgrade ..... HELP! ForumCPU swap - Pentium D with a Core2 Duo E7500 ForumIs pentium 4 processor is upgradable to core 2 duo ForumUpgrading from Pentium D to Core 2 duo ? ForumIntel Pentium D 2 .8 ghz vs. Core 2 Duo T6600 2 .26 Ghz ForumPentium D vs Core2Duo ForumE6700 pentium dual core or e7500 core 2 duo ? ForumFX-6200 vs FX-6300? ForumCan I upgrade my Pentium 4 single core processor in my Dell Dimension ForumUpgrade pentium r dual core cpu e5300 to i7-2600k ForumProcessor upgrade from intel pentium dual core t3200 @ 2.00 Ghz Forum[Solved] Can i upgrade my socket 478 pentium 4 processor to a dual core ForumPentium 4 upgrade to core 2 duo with chip ForumShould I upgrade my pentium 4 to a Core 2 Quad ForumCan i upgrade a intel pentium d 830 with a 775 LGA socket and i945p 82801GB (ICH ForumAre the Pentium 4 HT and Pentium D [Dual Core] interchangeable--is one or the ot More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !