Will this processor work in my PC?

Answer Here is the CPU support list for the Inspiron 570, c man is right about requiring a bios uptadate 27VM5 AMD Phenom X4 640 3.008KDMP AMD Phenom X4 635 2.90V2PYH AMD Phenom X4 630 2.802PJ3W AMD Pheno... Read More »

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Will a game requiring a 2.0 ghz processor work with a dual core 1.4 ghz processor?

When it comes to CPU... yes, a 2.0 will work even on a single core 1.4, just slower.Mind you, "by the book" your dual-core is 1,200mhz (1.2ghz) which is "accelerated" to 1,400mhz. This makes it r... Read More »

Why doesn't my new processor work?

AM3 cpus will only work in certain AM2 motherboards after a BIOS update.With that said, you need to look at the power rating of your current motherboard. The new CPU you noted draws 140 watts, your... Read More »

Will this processor work for a gaming pc?

Get an i5 processor.. That i3 processor is not good enough.. Get the Intel Core-i5 3350P Quad-Core Processor 3.1 Ghz for $169 and then ensure you have at least a mid- range graphics card. http://... Read More »

Will this Processor work in my computer?

No, it won't work. The Pentium D uses socket 775 and the i3 uses socket 1155. The socket types are not compatible.