Solved New processor got kinks? Tags: Laptops Processors Intel i5 Last response: February 14, 2010 11:44 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share marzedoats February 14, 2010 9:18:29 PM Hello, I'm looking to buy a laptop. Showed specs to someone smarter than me; he said "don't know about that new 2010 intel core i5-430M processor- find out if they got the kinks out" advice? More about : processor kinks | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution ubernoobie February 14, 2010 11:28:21 PM There are no kinks, The kinks were for desktop versions of the i5/i7 mobos, the foxconn burning socket/cpu pin issue. Laptops use a different socket so it's fine | Report abuse marzedoats February 14, 2010 11:41:47 PM Best answer selected by marzedoats. | Report abuse marzedoats February 14, 2010 11:44:17 PM Thank you for your help | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>New processor got kinks?> Related ressources: ForumHelp working out the last few kinks in a new build ForumNew to the Forums Got a Couple Questons ForumWorking the last kinks out (CPU type) ForumWill Vista Business get the kinks out? ForumNeed to work out a few kinks . ForumNew Idea for a processor fan for overclocking ForumATI just got handed their ass. ForumUpgraded Cell Processor ForumGot New Processor , Running At 4th Of Speed... ForumNew Build - Stuck installing windows 7; freezes or blue screen occurs ForumGot around $1300 USD to spend ForumGot a Core2D and a 680i? I will make OC'ing simple!! ForumNew build ~$1000 ForumBulldozer, Sandy Bridge or Phenom ii for my new build? ForumLaptop memory question ForumProcessor comparisons for vostro v13 ForumNeed to upgrade processor in acer aspire 5100 series laptop ForumCompaq Laptop Goes Over 100C ForumProcessor comparison ForumI7-720QM processor with 1.60GHz More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !