The late 2005 Power Mac G5 was introduced in October, and discontinued in August the next year. There were three configuration options, one dual core processor at 2.0 GHz, one dual core at 2.3 GHz with model number A1177, and one dual core dual processor (quad core) at 2.5 GHz.

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will a 3.0 cpu fit in where a 2.7 was

will a 3.0 ghz fit the socket that once held a 2.7 cpu

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what socket?


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apple motherboard early powerpc g5 what is the socket number it is intel xeon currently 2.7 will a3.0 intel xeon fit


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Sounds like this is the machine you have:

Apple Power Macintosh G5 Dual Core (2.0) Specs

Identifiers: Late 2005 - M9590LL/A - PowerMac11,2 - A1177 - 2023

Here's where to read about it:

It cannot be upgraded to an intel processor. It can be upgraded to a 2.5 GHz G5 or this one:

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