cpu how high can i go

  freakinmano 06:28 21 Mar 2007

i just want to know what the highest cpu this mother board will take.ok here u go---Manufacturer-ASUStek ,Model-NAOS ,Version-1.05 ,Serial Number-MS1C67S29501810 ,Chip Vendor-Nvidia Corp ,Chipset Model-C51 PCI Express Bridge ,South Bridge-MCP51 LPC Bridge ,CPU-AMD Athlon 64 3500+ ,CPU Socket-socket AM2 ,MAX CPU Speed-3700 Mhz , and max memory is 2 gigs ,if you need more let me know and ill do my best to find it for you thanx.

  sicknote 07:25 21 Mar 2007

Is this board in HP Pc

click here

  [email protected] 09:06 21 Mar 2007

looking at the mobo, i cant see any difference to mine, except it DOES NOT say it supports amd x2 chips, i have just put a 5200x2 on my mobo, but my details say ir offeres support, maybe someone cam enlighten us?
click here

  [email protected] 09:46 21 Mar 2007

it's only got 2 ram slots also, i have looked on hp site and i dont think it supports dual core amd cpus, so i guess the max is the 64 4000

  [email protected] 10:45 21 Mar 2007

Sombody here running a 64 X2 5000...
click here
on the same mobo.

  crosstrainer 10:50 21 Mar 2007

You can run an fx on this but you need to upgrade the BIOS...not the most user friendly thing to do, but if you visit the HP website:ttp://welcome.hp.com/country/uk/en/support.html?pageDisplay=drivers you should find what you need.

Be careful when doing this, and always make a bacup floppy in case things go wrong.... a trashed BIOs chip means Bye Bye motherboard.

  crosstrainer 10:51 21 Mar 2007

Sorry link is:click here

  freakinmano 01:53 22 Mar 2007

i tried to find this mother board and i found one close and it said that it suports athlon 64 times 2 also

  freakinmano 01:54 22 Mar 2007

and yes this is a compaq presario sr2020nx

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