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Model A1419 / Late 2012 / 2.9 & 3.2 GHz Core i5 or 3.4 GHz Core i7 Processor, ID iMac13,2

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Can you upgrade a late 2012 27” iMac with a i9 CPU

Can you upgrade a late 2012 27” iMac with a i9 CPU

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Lets look at the two chips specs:

Your system has a FCLGA1155 socket and the i9 requires a FCLGA2066 socket so you can't fit this CPU into the system.


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That wasn't very nice Dan you could've given the guy a couple of options …. He probably doesn't know how to look for what he's after... I did get a good chuckle when I read it though... Thanks.


gerard1021 - What options would you recommend? I can't change the hand dealt, the cards are what they are.


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