Can intel pentium be upgraded to i3 Tags: Pentium Core Windows 7 Last response: October 28, 2012 1:22 PM in Windows 7 Share lovie_15 October 28, 2012 3:53:08 AM Can a intel pentium inside be upgraded to core i3 More about : intel pentium upgraded mbarnes86 a b $ Windows 7 October 28, 2012 8:29:08 AM Hi more information required !! especially motherboard and CPU socket type The Intel Pentium has many generations starting at Pentium (1) then P2, P3, P4 (423, 478 pins, then LGA 775) P4D , Core, Core 2 or cut down version of I3/I5 using socket LGA 1156 or 1155 (and thats just desktop versions) see wiki http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CPU_socket regards Mike Barnes m 0 l ex_bubblehead a b $ Windows 7 October 28, 2012 1:22:57 PM lovie_15 said:Can a intel pentium inside be upgraded to core i3 Not without a complete replacement of (at a minimum): Motherboard Memory Video Card m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUpgrading Intel Pentium B960 to Intel I3? Forum Upgrade intel pentium cpu b950 to core i3 Forum SolvedPentium 4 vs Intel Core i3 Forum Solvedwill Intel core i3 4130 worth over intel Pentium g3220 Forum SolvedCan i replace pentium dual core E5700 with Intel i3 processor? Forum SolvedIs there really any difference between Intel Pentium G and Intel Core i3 in real world test? Forum SolvedWhat if Intel Pentium and i3 CPUs have unlocked multiplier? Forum SolvedPC based on Pentium G3258 noticeable upgrade from i3 550? Forum 4th genration intel pentium 3558u verses 3rd generation core i3 Forum SolvedIntel pentium, i3 series with pcie 3.0 Forum Would a Intel Pentium G3220 + SSD be near to equivalent to an i3? Forum Solved(new laptop) Intel Core i3 (Arrandale) vs Intel Pentium (Sandy Bridge) Forum replace intel pentium 2117U with i3 3120m Forum Haswell Pentium + GeForce GT630 vs Core i3 + Intel HD Graphics? Forum intel core i3 4130 vs pentium g3220 Forum Intel I3 with 4GB of Ram or Intel Pentium with 8GB of Ram Forum Want to upgrade motherboard model: Easy Note_BG45 1.0 CPU model: intel pentium T2390 code name: merom. I have upgraded ra Forum intel pentium vs i3 Forum SolvedUpgrading from Pentium 4 to i3 Forum can a Toshiba NB 305 with and Intel atom be upgraded to have an Intel pentium? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !