01-22-2017 11:45 AM
I was wondering if the Y510p was limited to only 4th gen. i7 processors. I'm thinking about getting an updgrade, but I want to make sure what i get will work with the socket.
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01-23-2017 03:05 AM
Hi there, Webshooter -
Thank you for writing in to the Lenovo Forum - happy to have you here today.
Yes you may upgrade your processor.
Herewith are the recommended CPU from the model’s hardware listings (page 86):
Haswell Quad Core, 45W/35W, Intel, Intel I7-4702MQ 2.2G 4cPGA 102500541 N
Haswell Quad Core, 45W/35W, Intel, Intel I7-4700MQ 2.4G 4cPGA 102500540 N
Haswell Quad Core, 45W/35W, Intel, Intel I7-4800MQ 2.7G 4cPGA 102500560 N
Haswell Quad Core, 45W/35W, Intel, Intel I7-4900MQ 2.8G 4cPGA 102500561 N
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