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Compatibility question regarding processor.

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Hi I am going to upgrade my processor and was going to go with the E8400 as advised on an earlier thread I made but can afford to spend a bit more on a processor.I have seen one that has good reviews and was going to get it if it would be compatible with my current set-up.I want to get the ok for compatability from someone who is more experienced than me so I don't buy something incompatible(the sort of thing I would do!) :) this is my curret pc > Mainboard : Asus P5N-MX
Chipset : nVidia GeForce 7050
Processor : Intel Pentium E2180 @ 2000 MHz
Physical Memory : 4096 MB (2 x 2048 DDR2-SDRAM )
Video Card : ATI Radeon HD 4600 Series
Hard Disk : Hitachi (250 GB)
Hard Disk : Generic (40 GB)
DVD-Rom Drive : TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S203P
Monitor Type : LG Electronics W2234 - 22 inches
Network Card : MCP73 Ethernet
Operating System : Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition 5.01.2600 Service Pack 3
DirectX : Version 9.0c (September 2006)
and cpu details > Processor : Intel Pentium E2180
Frequency : 2000 MHz - (current : 2000.27 MHz)
Number of Core : 2
Support : Socket 775 LGA
Cache L1 : 2 x 64 KB
Cache L2 : 1024 KB
Voltage VID : 1.326 V
FPU Coprocessor : Present
Core 1 Activity : 0%
Core 2 Activity : 0%

and here is the processor I wouldd like to get > http://www.overclock.......d=6&subcat= Any help is greatly appreciated! :) just to update>I found out that it is compatible :) after re-checking my older thread :)

Edited by mrpooh3, 09 February 2010 - 04:00 PM.

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