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Would it be possible to upgrade the CPU?

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I am in the process of purchasing the laptop in my sig, and I am slightly disappointed that it has only a Core Duo. Would it be possible to replace the chip with a newer Core 2 Duo, and do a BIOS flash? I read somewhere that it was possible.

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cant see why not dont think you would need to flash the bios i replaced my tl-50 with a tl-66 and that was all there was to it
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just did a quick look on the EGG, and the only 2.33ghz chip is a core 2. the fastest core duo is 2.16ghz. i may be wrong but thats what they show. and it may be possible to upgrade, but it would be kind of expensive.
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yeah you can http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...d.php?t=152569
second post on the list states that the dude has a 6600 conroe in your board
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