replace macbook CPU?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by LUNA, Jan 27, 2007.

  1. LUNA macrumors newbie

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    Is the CPU of macbook replaceable? I heard it is soldered. Is it true?
     
  2. BigJohno macrumors 65816

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    Yeah you can't replace the CPU. I wish But...
     
  3. LUNA thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Thanks, in that case, I will wait for the santa rosa.
     
  4. Benjamindaines macrumors 68030

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    It's soldered in, like most laptops. But all the Apple desktops are replaceable, whether Intel makes pin compatible chips is a different story..
     
  5. mkrishnan Moderator emeritus

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    There have been reports already on drop in replacements into Mac Pros.... :)
     
  6. stevey500 macrumors 6502

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    People have been upgrading the processors in the intel mac minis without any problems.
     

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