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Lenovo G580 - 20150 CPU and GPU upgrade


i have an Lenovo G580 -20150 laptop with i3 3110m and GT 635M installed.
I'd like to upgrade CPU and GPU if it's possible.
i'm considering i7-3630QM and GTX 660M

Would i be able to upgrade ?

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Re: Lenovo G580 - 20150 CPU and GPU upgrade

Hi majkx,


Welcome to the Community Forums.


HM57 does support i7-3630qm and it does show 45% upgrade chance from an i3-3110M. The challenge is in the BIOS as challenged here in stilldsm (Message 31 of 37) post . Modding BIOS can pose danger in bricking the board.


To this effect Intel I7-3612QM 2.1G E1 6M 4cPGA Processor from the listed recommended in the hardware manual (item 11 page 101) would be a better option.


The GPU is soldered onboard so it cannot be upgraded.


I hope this helps answer your query.



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