Replacing i5 with an i7 chip possible?

Discussion in 'iMac' started by timinireland, Aug 29, 2010.

  1. timinireland macrumors member

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    That should work but why would you get the 875K instead of 870? They are the same, 875K just has unlocked multiplier but with a Mac, that does not matter because there is no BIOS. Bear in mind that replacing the CPU voids your warranty
     
  3. timinireland thread starter macrumors member

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    I didnt know that, thanks for the info.. And yes I know replacing the CPU would void the warranty.. Was just curious at this stage.. ;)
     

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