Lenovo W510 processor upgrade

Hi all

I have a performance issue with my lenovo W510 i7 and so thought to upgrade the processor. CurrentY there a processor Intel Core i7 Q720 and my intention is to upgrade to an Intel Core i7 processor 4790 (BX80646I74790). I don't know any compatibility problem?


Welcome to the forum!

I was of the view your W510 will be sole-support model generation 1 Intel Core i7. Which means that you could go to one of these CPU:

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  • Intel Core i7-920XM, 2.0 GHz to 3.2 GHz, 8 MB

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