A Computer hardware and components forum. ComputerBanter.com

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Go Back   Home » ComputerBanter.com forum » Motherboards » Gigbyte Motherboards
Site Map Home Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

Socket LGA-1155k: all the same?

Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old March 5th 18, 05:40 PM posted to alt.comp.periphs.mainboard.gigabyte
external usenet poster
Posts: 311
Default Socket LGA-1155k: all the same?

Family member has an HP 8200

which, as far as I can figure, has an Intel Core i5-2400 socket LGA-1155 CPU
in it.

Both mobo and power supply appear to have bitten the big one.

Tried a replacement power supply and, sure enough, the tortured noises coming
out of the PS went away.... but the box still will not boot up and there is
nothing coming out of the video port.... so I figure the mobo is history.

I want to build up a replacement that does not contain a lot of proprietary
parts (like the power supply on the HP) - yet leverages the CPU and DDR3
memory from the HP box.

Got an ATX case and a few power supplies laying around.

Am assuming the DDR3 memory and CPU on the HP are still good.

The Question:

Is "Socket LGA-1155" all I need to know when shopping for a Gigabyte mobo to
use that CPU?

Or am I about to shoot myself in the foot buying a mobo and then finding out
that there is some variation on flavor of LGA-1155/Intel Core i5-2400 that
makes it incompatible?

Pete Cresswell

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Quete CPU Cooler for Opteron Socket F (Socket 1207) w/ Tyan n6650W mobo Kurt Kufeld AMD x86-64 Processors 0 January 15th 07 03:27 AM
Quite CPU Cooler for Opteron Socket F (Socket 1207) w/ Tyan n6650W mobo Kurt Kufeld Homebuilt PC's 1 January 15th 07 12:43 AM
Pentium3 socket 370 sur Asus P3BF avec adaptateur (slot one-socket 370) Perriot-Lebarq Asus Motherboards 3 November 13th 05 09:20 PM
What would you buy today?Intel Socket 478 or the newer Socket 775 Boards? Gerry Sowski Homebuilt PC's 2 May 16th 05 10:00 PM
Are Heat Sink fans for socket 754 AMD CPU's compatable with the socket 939 Motherboards? Keith S. AMD Thunderbird Processors 0 July 4th 04 01:35 PM

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:50 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©2004-2019 ComputerBanter.com.
The comments are property of their posters.