Model A1225 / Early 2009 / 2.66, 2.93, or 3.06 GHz Core 2 Duo processor

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installing a new processor

i mac desk top 24 3.06 GHz processor

I have 2009 i mac desk top computer and i want to change the processor in it. What it has now installed in it is a 3.06GHz intel core 2 duo. I want to change it two a 3.06 GHz intel core i5 . Can i make this change on my computer and where would be the best place to buy this processor and is it hard to install it. and what brand do you think i should install in my computer.

Apple iMac "Core 2 Duo" 3.06 24-Inch (Early 2009) Specs

Identifiers: Early 2009 - MB420LL/A - iMac9,1 - A1225 - 2267

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Use the guide for the GPU replacement: iMac Intel 24" EMC 2267 Graphics Card Replacement

Buy an Apple iMac i5 processor off of eBay.

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Thank you very much for your time on this matter, for giving me the answer that i needed to complete the job that i needed to do. I knew you would have an answer for this job. Thanks again and have a nice day. peter.


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