For the past 6 years my Intel Pentium 4 (550) HT 3.4 GHz (Prescott) CPU Cooler was working fine, for the past couple of months the fan speed is not able to cross 2000 RPM while previously it use to idle at 3500 RPM and go as much as 4100 RPM at high loads.
Now the CPU core goes at 78 degree...
As i have upgraded my PC i want to sell off my old P4 along with 1 GB(512MBx2) DDR2 of RAM and its mobo.
It only needs to be connected to a power supply and is in working condition.
CPU: P4 Prescott 2.8 (Socket 478)
Mobo: Unknown (There is a FSB problem which causes the CPU to run at 1.4...
Just Wanted to know What Could be The Best M/B For My 4 Year Old Prescott
Has to be the Cheapest and the Best
Have A Stick Of Zion 512 MB DDR 200 MHz RAM too
Wanted to Sell it off...But It being My first PC,Just Couldn't...M very Much Attached With It Emotionally
I have a P4 2.8 (511) Prescott with an Intel D101GGc Motherboard.
I happened to see a lot of Dust on the Heatsink Assembly of the processor. I removed it and cleaned it using a Brush....
After putting it back in, I checked the temperature in the BIOS and find that it is 62degrees...
Some things I want to note before I start,
This is not to start a flame war or a Fanboy thread, so don't turn it into that please.
The purpose of this is to enlighten newbies and/or enthusiasts as to get the best CPU for the money, and to put a stop to all the "What CPU should I get?"...
people I am into video/ audio related stuff .. right now have only 1.7 ghz processor .. want to upgrade to 3.4 ghz prescott .. or should i go for 3.2 ghz prescott ... anybody having any idea abt their price? ohh socket 478 only ..
My brother has a p4 2.4 Ghz. prescott processor & Gigabyte GA-8VM533 motherboard with Nvidia geforce fx 5200 8x AGP Graphix card. The problem is that the mobo has 4x AGP slot. So I am looking for motherboard with 8X AGP slot for p4 2.4Ghz prescott. please suggest.
Can Gigabyte GA-81848E mobo...
Recently my uncle bought a new computer with P-4 prescott..
My vendor said that it was better to buy prescott than p4 HT with 1MB L2 cache as running win 98 would be a problem in HT.. As I wanted to run both 98 and XP, I decided to go for prescott...
altough the performance of the prescott...
I'm looking to build a system based on Athlon 64 3000+ and Asus K8N motherboard. Now I'm very confused about choosing my cabinet. Should I buy a Prescott ready cabinet or the normal one??
The thing which I noticed is like this.......in Asus K8N mobo the CPU socket is...
I have a 2.8 E prescott processor. It was fried last month I took it to the dealer and they gave me another one. Now that is also having problem. I think that has fried too. Anyone facing this problem with prescott??
my mind was all set to buy the Intel PRESCOTT processor . But my friends told that PRESCOTT sufer from over heating specialy when it cames to gameing. so then i tried to look for northwood but it seems that northwood is no more . its very hard to find and its xpensive (i don`t know why Intel...
I am buying a new PC , and a few questions popped in my head after reading replies to my previous post (thx ppl. for the help and comments :) )
1 . Can someone tell me .... how does it matter if the Prescott 2.4 Ghz gets really hot when compared to a northwood p4 processor...
I am planning to buy a new computer ..... the following is my proposed configuration :-
Intel Pentium 2.4 Ghz-
Intel D865GBF Motherboard
GeForce FX 5200 - 128 MB
512 MB DDR RAM (400mhZ)
HDD : 120 GB Seagate - 7200 RPM
SoundCard :Creative Soundblaster 5.1 DE
DVD ROM ...