Confused by the wide range of Central Processing Units available?
I hope this helps a little.
Keeping up to date with all the different CPUs is quite difficult, which CPU is fitted to your PC? If you wanted to upgrade, are the CPUs still available?
Types of CPUs and Sockets/Slots Available on Motherboards
Each time you separate the CPU from the heat sink you should replace the thermal paste. Clean off the old paste first and be sparing with the new paste - it doesn't use much.
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