Tips for cpu upgrade?

schecterplayer

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hey all im looking for a few tips in installing a new cpu. i have the phenom x4 9950 and i just bough the the phenom 2 x4 945. should i do anything special when installing? change anything in bios? thanks everyone!
 

schecterplayer

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what is the likelyhood that i will recieve a DOA cpu? im always afraid of that
 

$hawn

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Very very low :) Both Intel and AMD stress (read brutal torture) their chips and test them thoroughly before packaging.
Unless ur getting a 2nd hand chip i wudn;t bother about it :)
 

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