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I'm looking for a PGA478 board for my P7550. I am of course assuming that my chip is not soldered to the board. If/when this laptop dies, I'll be pulling anything still working out of it and putting it in a new rig as an HTPC for my family.

I still need to have my fun though. So it'll need to be a cheap board with options to overclock.

It also needs:

DDR1/2 400 or better.
PCIe is prefered

For any who may be concerned, there is nothing currently wrong with my laptop, except for maybe running a little hot. I'm just not going to try and fool myself with thoughts that my laptop will last forever.
Edited by theCanadian - 4/14/11 at 5:34pm
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Newegg usually has 1 or 2 478 boards in stock with PCIE and DDR2.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813138302

I've heard the P4P800 boards were great overclockers, but the ones I've seen are only AGP.
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