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Acer :: ASPIRE 8930G CPU/GPU Upgrade


I have Acer Aspire 8930G: T5800 CPU @ 2.00 GHz, GeForce 9600m GS 512MB, 4GB Ram DD3, 64bit OS (Win7).

I want to upgrade my current CPU to Q9100 QAVK, and I also want to get one of these video cards: 8700m GT, Quadro FX2700m or FX3600m. (All MXM III type)

Will any of these components work with my laptop? Will I need to update my BIOS etc…?


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