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i needed help with what processor to upgrade to so i figured i'd come here. everywhere else i looked it gave me no help so im just going to put all my processor and motherboard information below. if anyone can help me get the best processor that is compatible with my computer i would appreciate it.

here is the processor information

Name Intel Celeron 355
Codename Prescott
Specification Intel® Celeron® CPU 3.33GHz
Package (platform ID) Socket 775 LGA (0x4)
CPUID F.4.9
Extended CPUID F.4
Core Stepping G1
Technology 90 nm
Core Speed 3674.9 MHz
Multiplier x FSB 25.0 x 147.0 MHz
Rated Bus speed 588.0 MHz
Stock frequency 3333 MHz
Instructions sets MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, EM64T
L1 Data cache 16 KBytes, 8-way set associative, 64-byte line size
Trace cache 12 Kuops, 8-way set associative
L2 cache 256 KBytes, 4-way set associative, 64-byte line size
FID/VID Control no

i dont know much about the motherboard other than its an Asus P5S800-VM
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http://www.asus.com/...L...&templete=2

Click on 'CPU support list'.



I wouldn't upgrade the CPU unless you can find one for almost nothing. The motherboard is old and does not support Core2Duo processors.
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thanks, but when i click that link it loads for a while and brings me to the main website instead of were its supposed to go. what am i supposed to do from there?

edit: never mind i got it working. i dont know much about processors so how would know which one is the best on that list and the worst?

Edited by i like pie, 11 July 2010 - 08:46 AM.

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Looks like they're listed from the slowest at the top, to the fastest at the bottom.
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