Home Forums Tech Helproom ecs k7s5a what athlon will it suport Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post ecs k7s5a what athlon will it suport Madrat 14:10 29 Jul 2003 Locked HelloI have a K7S5A motherboard with bios 2.3 and want to upgrad from a Duron to an Athlon but what is the Max speed it will take and can i use a throughabred core of do i have to use the olde typeAny help would be apreshiated sil_ver 14:21 29 Jul 2003 Have a look here click here Madrat 14:31 29 Jul 2003 carnt find anything that tells me straght wht speed to use sil_ver 14:40 29 Jul 2003 I did notice that a question was asked about overclocking a 1.4GB Athlon so can assume it will take at least that. What speed CPU were you thinking of using? Madrat 14:46 29 Jul 2003 2000 or faster but realy need to know what core type it will suport sil_ver 14:48 29 Jul 2003 Found this click here Madrat 14:57 29 Jul 2003 does that meen pallameno core? Madrat 15:03 29 Jul 2003 how do i do that Madrat 15:14 29 Jul 2003 i think i will stick with the bios i have thease boards can be tempramental.Does a model 6 1900+ mean pallameno core? Madrat 15:23 29 Jul 2003 thanks for all your help Stuartli 15:25 29 Jul 2003 Elite Computer Systems' website provides a thorough list of all CPUs which its boards will support, plus BIOS updates etc. This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.