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weirdguy99
1 Copper

Which Processors Supported by the Dimension E520 Mobo?

Hey,

Could someone please tell me which cpus the Dimension E520 mobo supports (i got the computer in may 2007, telling u guys this just incase dell changed something). I want to upgrade from a Core 2 Duo E6400 to a Q6600 or an E6600 or something.

Any help appreciated, thanks!!

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Davet50
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Re: Which Processors Supported by the Dimension E520 Mobo?

This will give you some idea

Processor type

Intel® Pentium® 4
Intel® Pentium® D
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo

NOTE: Not all Pentium 4 processors support Hyper-Threading technology.

Level 1 (L1) cache

32 KB

Level 2 (L2) cache

1 MB for Pentium 4 5XX processors (with Hyper Threading)

2 MB for Pentium 4 6XX processors (with Hyper Threading)

2 x 2 MB for Pentium D 9XX processors (with dual core)

2 x 1 MB for Pentium D 8XX processors (with dual core)

256K for Celeron® D 3XX processors

2 MB for Intel Core™ E6400 processors and earlier

4 MB for Intel Core™ E6600 processors and later

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Re: Which Processors Supported by the Dimension E520 Mobo?

weirdguy99

See HERE

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Captncarb
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Re: Which Processors Supported by the Dimension E520 Mobo?

Your board supports a 1066 FSB, (call Dell about quadcore and 45 nm technology) if supported you could upgrade to a Q6700 or an e7400 if 45nm is supported but not quadcore, otherwise an e6700 is the top dog for your motherboard.

 

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