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Dell Inspiron N5010

i have a Dell inspiron N5010 and i want to upgrade the CPU to i5 or i7 what are the best ones to use? 

the spec is intel core i3 CPU  6 GB 3 GB HDD

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ejn63
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RE: Dell Inspiron N5010

Needs a first-generation Core CPU -- only these will work.  If the system has integrated video, you CANNOT use an i7 quad core (these have no GPU aboard).

The i5-480M CPU was shipped in this model and will work.  So was the i7-640M CPU.

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RE: Dell Inspiron N5010

ok thanks it has a intel HD Graphics so im guessing i can only use the i5-480M CPU

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