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hello everyone. i need to upgrade my laptop, its a fujitsu siemens "amilio pro v7010" with a "ATI MOBILITY RADEON 9000 IGP" chipset. im looking to order some RAM, thats not a problem as i know what … Read More
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9y, 8m agoPosted 9 years, 8 months ago
hello everyone.

i need to upgrade my laptop, its a fujitsu siemens "amilio pro v7010" with a "ATI MOBILITY RADEON 9000 IGP" chipset.

im looking to order some RAM, thats not a problem as i know what im looking for. what i want to do is upgrade my processor, its a 2.53 celeron (it runs very very low). is it possible to upgrade it to something like a pentium? if so what processor would be ideal?

im a student and can not really afford a new laptop.

i aint that good with all this upgrading busines, i tryed to research it all but with no luck.


thank you.
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9y, 8m agoPosted 9 years, 8 months ago
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You will need to find out what motherboard your laptop has to find out what processors are compatible with it.

I'm not too familiar with the Celeron CPU's ( i try to avoid them like the plague) so i don't know if they use the same socket as the Pentium's. If your lucky then you will be able to fit a faster Pentium chip in there.

The only problem is actually getting your laptop opened up so you can get at the processor to replace it, this is usually a lot easier said than done when it comes to laptops.

It might not be worth the hassle really, as the extra RAM should give you a significant performance boost anyway so you might be able to cope with just the extra RAM.

You could always try some other things to get it running a bit faster,i always find it usually runs a lot faster after a format, as you will have got rid of a lot of unneeded programs/files.

Hope i was able to help you, good luck.
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thanx a lot. yes you were very helpful, ok i will try and find out what motherboard it has. yeah i was silly buying this laptop. i just want to get it up to speed a bit.

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