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Can I use this existing heatsink/wfan for new cpu

I was wondering If I can use this existing heatsink w/fan http://www.amazon.com/Dell-Vostro-Inspiron-Heatsink-JY167/dp/B003EGO12K

for this http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001V7U2HM/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i00

oem cpu. or do i need to buy a new cpu fan and heat sink, but the cpu requires 65w for thermal design power and I don't know If I have that.
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  1. If we are talking the same socket yes since it is a 65watt tdp CPU.
  2. I meant can I use this cpu fan with heatsink, http://www.amazon.com/Dell-Vostro-Inspiron-Heatsink-JY167/dp/B003EGO12K

    for the new cpu or do I need to get a new cpu fan with heatsink like, this one
    http://www.amazon.com/Thermaltake-CL-P0497-Intel-775-Cpu/dp/B001CCGYU0/ref=pd_sim_e_2
  3. Yes you can since the CPU is low power one (65watts) and the heatsink will fit the socket. What CPU did it come of?
  4. Best answer
    That CPU is 65watts as well so your current heatsink is sufficient to deal with the new one!
  5. Best answer selected by cresil.
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