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ok i just wonder if i could change the lappy cpu in this thing. it has a revised dell xps gen2 bios in it for the 7800gtx so i was wonder maybe i can drop a xps gen 2 cpu in it as well. i got it from laptopvideo2go.com the info on it. if i could drop like a 2.4 centrino that be cool.
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i dont see why not. if the boards are the same as is the bios you should be able to.
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its a revised bios so that the 7800 works here in the 9300 so i worryed if i flash it wont boot.
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ok i just wonder if i could change the lappy cpu in this thing. it has a revised dell xps gen2 bios in it for the 7800gtx so i was wonder maybe i can drop a xps gen 2 cpu in it as well. i got it from laptopvideo2go.com the info on it. if i could drop like a 2.4 centrino that be cool.
dang thats slow Def gonna bottleneck that 7800
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i was on ebay and looking at cpus that are for the xps gen 2. and basically i have XPS GEN 2 LAPPY JUT NOT THE PLASTIC CASE!!! WICKED SICK
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I WOULD LOVE TO DROP A CORE2 IN this beast but i cant. i would like to drop a 2.4 core2 in here
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Just woundering, what is the Org. CPU that was in the unit befor?

You may want to consider heat factors, higher CPU power= More heat...
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this lappy has excelent cooling int it. the 7800 max on a load with cs s is only 68c. the cpu max is 62c. the fans blow good too. they only kick up rarely so i know this can take more. whats in it right now is a pentuim m 2.0
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the cps doesnt even hit 50c in load. the gpu hist 70 now in css
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