what is a good semi cheap? in the 50-80 price range?
AMD processor where can i find one.
EBay might be a good place to look for one
You didn't mention which socket, but newegg has offerings in your price range for AM2, AM2+ & AM3. Should also be available from a number of other sources such as Amazon, etc.
i have an Emachines T6534
where do you live jay? and is your board a socket 939?
in the U.S and im not sure
I saw in the other thread that you thought it was. If you have a socket 939, I have a low mileage socket 939 Athlon 64 X2 4400 you can have if you want to send me your address.
yeah i think it is i looked on their website for the specs
CPU : AMD Athlon™ 64 3700+ processor with AMD 64 Technology
(2.20GHz, 2000MHz system bus, 1MB L2 cache)
Operating System : Genuine Microsoft® Windows® XP Home SP2
Chipset : NVIDIA® GeForce® 6100
Memory : 512MB DDR (1 × 512MB), 400MHz (PC3200)
Expandable to 4GB
Hard Drive : 200GB (7200rpm, 2MB cache)
Optical Drive : 16x multiformat dual-layer DVD±RW
(Up to 8.5GB with dual-layer media)
Write max: 16x DVD±R, 6x DVD-RW, 8x DVD+RW, 4x DVD+R DL, 40x CD-R, 24x CD-RW
Read max: 16x DVD-ROM, 40x CD-ROM
Media Reader : 9-in-1 Digital Media Manager™ (Memory Stick®, Memory Stick Pro®, MultiMediaCard™, Secure Digital™, CompactFlash®, MicroDrive, SmartMedia, xD-Picture Card™, USB 2.0)
Video : NVIDIA® GeForce® 6100 integrated graphics solution
Up to 128MB of shared video memory
PCI Express (PCIe x16) slot available
Sound : 6-channel (5.1) high-definition audio
Network : 10/100Mbps integrated Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 port)
Modem : 56K ITU V.92-ready fax/modem (RJ-11 port)
Peripherals : Premium multimedia keyboard, 2-button wheel mouse, amplified stereo speakers (USB powered)
Ports/Other : 5 USB 2.0 (1 in Digital Media Manager™, 4 in back), VGA external connector, parallel port, 2 PS/2 ports (keyboard and mouse), 5 audio ports (2 in front, 3 in back)
i upgraded to 2.50 GBs and updated my graphics card
you're welcome to it if you want.
yeah but how do i know what socket i have?
and ok i will send to you in a message
well that would be good to determine yes.
what would be good to deterime?
how do i find my socket type?
did u get my message
The AMD Athlon 64 3700+ is socket 939. If you look on ebay, there are some inexpensive dual core CPU's you can get for that socket.