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Do I need to change the heatsink or fan While upgrading cpu?

Hi,
I have a Dell inspiron 530 socket 775 lga

with a cpu Processor Intel(R) Pentium(R) Dual CPU E2180 @ 2.00GHz, 2000 Mhz, 2 Core(s), 2 Logical Processor(s)

and it is a Foxconn G33M02 motherboard and i want to, upgrade the cpu to an Intel BX80571E7400 Core 2 Duo E7400 Processor,

http://www.amazon.com/Intel-BX80571E7400-Core-E7400-Processor/dp/B001GMNHII

But I was wondering If i have to change the heatsink or the cooling fan when I upgrade
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  1. Sigh, did you ensure the motherboard supports the upgrade to the processor? Most people don't check that.
  2. Yes I did all of these do,

    The Inspiron 530 with a Foxconn G33M02 motherboard, supports the following Socket LGA775 processors :-

    Intel Pentium Dual-Core 2140 (1.6 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
    Intel Pentium Dual-Core 2160 (1.8 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
    Intel Pentium Dual-Core E5200(2.5 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
    Intel Core 2 Duo E4300 (1.8 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
    Intel Core 2 Duo E4400 (2.0 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
    Wolfdale Core 2 Duo, E5200, 2.5GHz, 2MB, 65W, M0
    Intel Core 2 Duo E6320 (1.86 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB) 65nm
    Intel Core 2 Duo E6420 (2.13 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB)
    Intel Core 2 Duo E6550 (2.33 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB)
    Intel Core 2 Duo E6750 (2.66 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB)
    Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 (2.80 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB)
    Wolfdale Core 2 Duo, E8400, 3.0GHz, 6MB, 1333FSB, 65W, E0 45nm
    Wolfdale Core 2 Duo, E8500, 3.16GHz, 6MB, 1333FSB, 65W, C0
    Wolfdale Core 2 Duo, E8600, 3.33GHz, 6MB, 1333FSB, 65W, E0
    Conroe E6850, 3.0G, 4MB, 1333FSB, G0
    Conroe E6700, 2.66G, 4MB, 1066FSB, B2
    Conroe E6600, 2.4G, 4MB, 1066FSB, B2
    Wolfdale E5700 3.0GHz 65W Dual-Core
  3. Best answer
    I'd upgrade then, and I'd put in a new cooler for it's sake - a Hyper 212 Plus or EVO should be plenty! Dirt cheap, too.
  4. Ok thanks, Just wanted to make sure.
  5. Best answer selected by cresil.
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