Zum Hauptinhalt wechseln

Reparaturanleitungen und Support für die 27 Zoll Intel iMacs von Apple.

2311 Fragen Alle anzeigen

Core Duo 2 to i7 in Late 2009 iMac?

Hi fellow fixers!

I was recently given a late 2009 27" iMac running the Core Duo 2 3.06 chip. I'm wondering about doing an upgrade to the i7 860 Lynnfield chip that came as the top of the line chip in this model. I have the skills to do this, I've already had to pull it apart to get it running (HDD was stuffed).

If I can get my hands on the chip, will the motherboard from the Duo 2 take the i7?

Thanks in advance for the help people!

Cheers

Beantwortet! View the answer Ich habe das gleiche Problem

Ist dies eine gute Frage?

Bewertung 0
Einen Kommentar hinzufügen

Android Fix Kits

Ein neues Display oder Akku sind nur ein Kit entfernt.

Jetzt kaufen

Android Fix Kits

Ein neues Display oder Akku sind nur ein Kit entfernt.

Jetzt kaufen

1 Antwort

Gewählte Lösung

Won't work. You'll have to stay in the Core 2 Duo line.

You can go to the iMac "Core 2 Duo" 3.33 27-Inch (Late 2009)3.33 GHz Core 2 Duo

Processor Upgrade: LGA 775 (Socket T)(E8600)

The i7 uses a

Processor Upgrade: LGA 1156 (Socket H)

UPDATE

Drop more RAM and a new SSHD hard drive to kick it up

RAM Type: PC3-8500 DDR3 Min. RAM Speed: 1066 MHz

Details: Supports 1066 MHz PC3-8500 DDR3 SO-DIMMs (204-pin).

Standard RAM: 4 GB Maximum RAM: 16 GB

Hard Drive

OWC In-line Digital Thermal Sensor for iMac 2009-2010 Hard Drive Upgrade

(you may not need this if the brand of drive is the same as the one you are taking out)

https://eshop.macsales.com/item/OWC/DIDI...

https://eshop.macsales.com/item/Seagate/...

War diese Antwort hilfreich?

Bewertung 4

Kommentare:

Thanks for the answer. I was hoping to give it a little more oomph for the kids to use but I'll just leave it as it is.

Cheers!

by

Einen Kommentar hinzufügen

Antwort hinzufügen

Jared Turner wird auf ewig dankbar sein.
Statistik anzeigen:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 1

Past 30 Days: 8

Insgesamt: 555