Solved Switching processors Tags: Switch Processors Toshiba Laptops Last response: August 13, 2012 8:40 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share lucarai August 13, 2012 2:18:22 AM Can I switch the processor of a Toshiba Satellite A205 to a Toshiba Satellite L305? More about : switching processors hpfreak a b D Laptop August 13, 2012 10:22:13 AM The socket is supported. But I don't know if your motherboard will. You will need to check that the BIOS has an updated recent enough that surpasses the release of the L305 processor. m 0 l lucarai August 13, 2012 6:59:01 PM hpfreak said:The socket is supported. But I don't know if your motherboard will. You will need to check that the BIOS has an updated recent enough that surpasses the release of the L305 processor. Now how will I take the two apart? m 0 l Related resources Switching Processors? - Forum Switching Processors - Forum Switching AMD Processors - Forum Can processors switch between running full physical cores and clusters multi cores. - Forum Switching my 65 watt AMD processor out for a 95 watt processor - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hpfreak a b D Laptop August 13, 2012 7:14:14 PM http://www.irisvista.com/tech/laptops/toshiba-satellite... m 0 l lucarai August 13, 2012 7:33:15 PM hpfreak said:http://www.irisvista.com/tech/laptops/toshiba-satellite... And for the L305? m 0 l hpfreak a b D Laptop August 13, 2012 7:39:18 PM http://www.rwenger.com/toshiba-satellite-l305-s5919-lap... m 0 l daswilhelm August 13, 2012 7:49:51 PM if these questions are being asked, you probably dont want to attempt this m 0 l Best solution hpfreak a b D Laptop August 13, 2012 8:03:44 PM daswilhelm said:if these questions are being asked, you probably dont want to attempt this Agreed. You should know that there are risks to attempting a CPU upgrade on laptops. Share lucarai August 13, 2012 8:16:58 PM Well I got the A205's motherboard out and I can't figure out how to take out the cpu m 0 l lucarai August 13, 2012 8:19:26 PM And I do know theres risks but these laptops I don't even need to use anymore so this is just a sideproject. m 0 l lucarai August 13, 2012 8:40:13 PM Best answer selected by lucarai. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSwitching MOBO and Processor from AMD to Intel, HELP! Forum SolvedAm I able to switch processors? Forum Switching my computer from AMD to Intel platform, what's the best motherboard and processor I can afford? Forum Switching my desktop processor. Forum Processors switched, monitors will not recognize. Forum Switched out processors, now I have no display Forum Am i able to switch processors in my laptop Forum Should I switch to intel or hold out for new amd processors? Forum Switching from old to new processor- where is the sweet spot Forum SolvedComputer wont boot after mobo/processor switch Forum SolvedWhat do you need to switch from an AMD processor to Intel? Forum SolvedAMD Processor switch? Forum SolvedI have an intel Haswell i5 4670k processor right now. Can I keep everything the same and switch out for an i7 4930 K or i7 496 Forum SolvedSwitched to onboard APU graphics but it seemed to lag processor?? Forum SolvedBGA processor socket switch Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !