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  1. #1
    New ROGer Array
    Join Date
    Dec 2014

    Upgrading my processor

    Hey guys,

    I have a G750jm and I am thinking about upgrading to a 8-core processor. What would you all recommend? Also, are there any good tutorials out there for exchanging processors? Thank you!

  2. #2
    ROG Guru: Yellow Belt Array
    Join Date
    Oct 2014

    If my search of this product is correct you wont be able to put an 8 core CPU in it. Currently the only 8 Core I7 (5960x) is for Socket 2011-3 Motherboard. That Lappy has a socket 1150 CPU.

    That's if it's even possable to change the CPU. Some laptops are not.

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  3. #3
    ROG Guru: Green Belt Array Tokens210 PC Specs
    Tokens210 PC Specs
    MotherboardMaximus VI Formula
    Memory (part number)F3-2400C10D-16GTX Gskill TridentX (8gbx2)
    Graphics Card #1EVGA GTX 550TI 1gb
    Sound CardSupreme FX on board
    Storage #12x Samsung Evo 120gb
    Storage #2WD 1TB
    CPU CoolerSwiftech H320
    CaseCoolermaster HAF 932 Advanced
    Power SupplyCorsair HX850 80+ Platinum
    OS Windows 7 64-bit

    Join Date
    Feb 2014

    As the previous user said "most" laptops don't allow you to change Motherboard, CPU or GPU so when buying those are the things you'd want to be higher up in tiers

    There are some laptops now that I've seen user say do allow changing of certain things but I'm not sure if your is one of them, you'd probly know better

    Also as the previous user said each "set" of processors uses a different socket so u can't just plug whatever in, would be like trying to plug a 3 prong plug into a 2 prong outlet
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