Having problems with your Gateway P-6860FX Notebook ?
Id like to upgrade my CPU how fast can i go and can i go Quad Core?
You have to find out what motherboard you have and look up the specs on the motherboard
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Gateway P-6860FX Notebook
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Is my laptop core2 duo
I see DCSE has given you a way to check the CPU in your system except he left your question unanswered. If he had bothered to read your question he would have noticed that you actually read the markings on the CPU and he wou ... Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook
Upgrading IBM ThinkPad T20 Intel Pentium III to Intel Pentium 4
Patrick, I'm glad to see your enthusiasm to explore and expand on your computer knowledge. Unfortunately I have to be the first to let you know that in this case your ideas on upgrading your systems by simply changing the processors just won't work. ... Intel (RK80532PG0881M) Pentium 4, 3 GHz Processor
My 2gb ram stick died, so I tried upgrade to 4gb
Most appreciated naturalgal66. Perhaps you would like more information, to put together some of the information I stated in the Clarifications.This is a motherboard block diagram,http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Motherb ... HP Pavilion a6600f Desktop PC
Which is fast??????
If you want the best band for your dollar in a quad core, I would say to go for either the Q9550 or if you have the money, the Q9650. If you want a great performance to dollar ratio, the Core 2 Duos are a good option as well, with the E8500 and ... Acer Aspire 2100 (91.AB675.D02) PC Desktop
Prossor help just wondering i have a acer aspire 5520 with a amd turion 64by 2 prossor can it be upgraded it not fast enough to run microsoft flight sim i have 4g of mem mem load fine just cpu load up around 89 to 100
MS FlightSim is really tuff on the processor. You are better get a Quad Core Intel Processor, as no upgrade is possible for your Laptop. Also get a good graphic adapter, something like ATI Radeon 4850. ... Acer Aspire 5520-5156 Laptop
Id like to upgrade my CPU how fast can i go and can i go Quad Core?
You have to find out what motherboard you have and look up the specs on the motherboard ... Gateway P-6860FX Notebook
Upgrade Sgi 320 To Windows XP
That's true, I have a dual 1 GhZ SGI 320 and it can only go as far as Windows 2000 Professional and with an Orange Link adapter card can you get the the USB Fire Wire to work as intended. There are a few sites out there where SGI users can still exch ... SGI Silicon Graphics Silicon Graphics 320 PC Desktop
New Computer Hi i want to buy a new computer from a shop called Big Ben Computers. I want it for playing games such as Counter Strike Source and Unreal Tournament 3 which needs very high System Specs. What Parts Should I get? Here's their website: www.bigbencomputers.com.au
Hi im David,1. To start to buying a computer, you need a Standard ATX case, they sell only ATX cases so you can choose one at the shop that suits you. Then you might want to get a power supply because the pne that comes with the case will ... PC Desktops
Acer Aspire E360, Need new Motherboard, cpu and powersupply
If you're going to replace the Mobo, Processor, and PSU, you may as well as replace the computer case, also. Another $50 USD will buy you a decent computer case. (Seen this? http://www.directron.com/cs888uvbl.html ) ... Acer Aspire E360 PC Desktop
I am going to buy a HP desktop. I want to install a Q9650 and 8gb of mem. and 750gb to 1tb HD. 8600Gt - 512 mb graphics. I will want to use it for television viewing and surfing, as it will be connected to my big screen television. I want the PC easily upgradable. What do I look for in the motherboard specifications?
What do you need to look for in the motherboard specifications? I suggest you start by going to HP.com/Support,http://welcome.hp.com/country/us/en/support.htmlIn the box to the right of -> product search: <- ... HP PC Desktops
Grafix card upgrade
Sure go over to www.tigerdirect.com and check out the new boards, I like the nforce boards, and I tend to favor Asus boards, but the Gigabite and Abit are all top of the line bo ... Dell Dimension 4700 PC Desktop
Cpu upgrade , please help
Tech-gu818, When looking to see what processors a computer will support, try to find out what motherboard chipset is on the motherboard, and the processor socket.The motherboard chipset is the;1) Northbridge chip2) ... E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
AMD Athlon 64x2 brisbane 2.9 ghz fans too loud now WHAT TO DO!!!
If you have no heating problems,and you used good cooling paste ,for resplace the CPU ,only loud problems, you can leave the original copper core cooling fan.first reset the pc, when you see the Welcome window of the motherboard (ASUS FOXCOMM, BIOSTA ... AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ 2.9 Ghz Skt Am2 2x512kb Fsb1000 Pib
Processor upgrade I am looking to upgrade the 9100 Quad Core in my GT 5694, but have been unable to deciper what Motherboard is in it. So I am unable to figure out if I can even upgrade this Quad core. Any help would be appreciated!!!!!
Ok, I did some research. The best upgrade for your motherboard is the http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819103 ... Computer Processors
Suitable graphics card which would enable me to play games
The problem is that you can't just Upgrade the video card in a portable like you can a desktop system.Upgrading the video would require a new motherboard with discrete graphics. VERY few portable system have upgradeable video without maj ... Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop
Texture Freezing I'm having major problems with a new nVidia GeForce 9800 GT graphics card manufactured by Palit, the system I'm running it on is a Core 2 Quad CPU Q8200 @ 2.33Ghz with 2GB of Ram and Windows XP service Pack 3 . Ever since my computer was put together I have had problems when running games, every game I have played (both new and old) has experienced at least one freeze in which various textures pop up and cover the screen, an example is attached to this email. This error occurs
Download a GPU monitoring tool here.. http://www.ozone3d.net/gpu_caps_viewer/check the temps for your video card... if it exceeds 55-60 degrees celcius. ... Microsoft CyberpowerPC Gamer Infinity 7517 Core 2 Quad Q9400 4GB DDR2 500GB NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GTX+ ... PC Desktop
CPU I think you can upgrade the CPU in a Compaq Evo N 1000c... It has a 1.7 GHz.. But how fast can you go?
Upgrading is to replace a part or software with a newer and/or better one. You can just buy and install any component in a PC, laptops are a bit difficult to upgrade, but okay.I think you are talking about overclocking. Upgrading can be d ... PC Laptops
Lookin to upgrade from dual core 4400 2.30ghz to higher what would be best?
I am taking it that since you had a dual core 4400+, your using a AM2 motherboard.. \015\012Bout the best you could do with that board is find another dual core, perhaps an AMD FX70 or FX62. Unfortunately AMD is not keeping up with intel , they ... PC Desktops
Upgrade from pentium 915 D to dual core
The pentium d 915 is a dual core processor, albeit a bad one. You should check google for info on your motherboard to see if it supports Core 2 duo's/ Core 2 quads. I have an E6600 overclocked to 3.0ghz and it still plays games perfectly paired with ... Intel Pentium D 915, 2.8 GHz (BX80553915) Boxed Processor
UpGrade I want to upgrade my proccessor and my memory Have Pentium 3 not sure if you can read this or not email on account is [email protected] name on account is Arthur Hendrickson link is http://valid.x86-secret.com/show_oc.php?id=394854 Can you help me with this upgrade I need to know what Processor to use. Intel Pentium III EB Windows XP Home Edition SP2 (Build 2600) CPU Arch : 1 CPU - 1 Cores - 1 Threads CPU PSN : Intel Pentium III EB 1000MHz CPU EXT : MMX SSE CPUID : 6.8.A / Extende
You could only upgrade the processor and RAM in this condition i.e.\015\012\015\012you can only change your an upgraded p-III processor like 1.0 GHz, 1.1 GHz or 1.3GHz and\015\012upgrade the RAM by changing to 256 in each slot. ... Intel (RK80532PG0881M) Pentium 4, 3 GHz Processor
Hello again, Upgrading CPU's
Your board supports socket AM2 CPUs the fastest of which is the AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+ dual-core processor at 3.1 GHz.Your motherboard does not accept socket AM3 CPUs. ... Computer Processors
I want to upgrade my CPU to a quad core. Can I do this with this MoBo?
Looks as though you can, you may need a BIOS upgrade though, but it supports dual core, so quad core should also be OK.\012\012Spec's below. ... HP PAVILION A6230N DESKTOP PC
Upgrade cpu My laptop is an Everex Stepnote nm3500w.I want to upgrade the cpu to a dual core x 2. I am wondering if the laptop cpu is soldered in or can I just remove and replace. And if I would need to do anything else like BIOS ETC.
Yes, you can replace the processor in the LM7W. You can use either "Banias" or "Dothan" based Pentium M or Celeron M processors with a Socket 479 interface and 400MHz bus. \012\012However, the laptop's BIOS will probably not recognize these ... Everex StepNote VA4103M Notebook
Want to buy a new computer for personel use , which cpu is better dual core or core2duo girish email. [email protected]
If you going to be using intensive programs like 3d editing, gaming, video editing, photoshop/image editing, or just multitasking and keeping alot of programs open you should get a faster cpu speed, and probably the core 2 duo. Core 2 duo (intel) is ... Intel Core T2300, 1.66 GHz Core Duo (BX80539T2300) Boxed
Foxconn mb g33mo2 how big will this board support cpu have 2.6 d
You can go up to, as long as the bios is updated, to the Wolfdale 45nm Dual Core chips by intel. Those boards will not support a quad core processor as they do not have the correct VRM to support it. So pretty much as far up as you can go with the Co ... Intel Computer Processors