Upgrading a 2010 8 core to a 12 core

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by rondobloodcanno, Aug 12, 2011.

  1. rondobloodcanno macrumors newbie

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    Hello again!

    I was thinking of upgrading a 2010 8 core Mac Pro to a 12 core.

    Can I accomplish this by following these instructions for upgrading a 4 to a 6 core twice?

    http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1122551

    Any advice would be much appreciated!
     
  2. blunti macrumors 6502a

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    certainly! but it will be more costy, because, as far as I know, these 3.33hex cpu's will not work woth your DP logic board
     
  3. Umbongo macrumors 601

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  4. rondobloodcanno thread starter macrumors newbie

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