Is intel X9100 cpu compatible with the dell studio 16 xps notboook mot

alexanderltorrez

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is intel X9100 cpu compatible with the dell studio 16 xps notboook motherboard???
my studio xps 16 notebook currently is running a intel T9800 cpu at 2.93Ghz 1066MHz FSB socket P,,,the intel X9100 cpu runs at 3.06Ghz 1066MHz FSB socket P,now DELL is telling me its not possible to upgrade the processor to the X9100 and im wondering why,,id really appreciate if some one can tell me why this upgrade wouldnt be possible,,,,,THANKS ALOT
 
X9100:

Intel® EM64T requires a computer system with a processor, chipset, BIOS, operating system, device drivers and applications enabled for Intel EM64T. Processor will not operate (including 32-bit operation) without an Intel EM64T-enabled BIOS.