CPU update Advice

  stormrider123 19:13 19 Mar 2011

Hi guys i have a compaq presario sr1705uk and right know it has a celeron d proccesor which is crap for games and stuff ive maxed out the ram and ive got an ATI Radeon HD 4550 graphics card ands the only thing letting me down is the CPU and i want to upgrade it but i dont know which cpu my motherboard will support my mother board is an ECS Asterope RC410-M and my cpu is an 300watt

can anyone tell me a suitable cpu upgrade which is compatible with my motherboard.

  Mr Mistoffelees 19:20 19 Mar 2011

Processor support list for your motherboard: click here

  stormrider123 19:23 19 Mar 2011

thanks do you know which one is the best to use on a 300watt psu which i also run an ati radeon hd 4550 on

  stormrider123 19:29 19 Mar 2011

hi would an Intel Pentium D 820 be any good and also is this a dual core

  RobCharles1981 20:56 19 Mar 2011

Intel Pentium D is a thing of the past, your best bet is to either build your own with updated components or buy a new system.

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