Originally posted by: Highschool Nerd
Would it be possible to upgrade my AMD duron to Athlon X2 or better? I don't know the exact specs except that is an AMD duron and the socket may be a 754.
Socket 754 is a part of the AMD K8 family of processors, and you're running an AMD K7. I, myself, am running an Duron 1100 as a file server. If you're looking of an upgrade, you may want to for a new motherboard/cpu/ram combo because socket A's been discontinued for many years.
AMD Athlon II X4 640 @ 3.0GHz
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1333 16GB (4x4GB)
OCZ Vertex 2 60GB
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 320 (X2)
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB
RAIDMAX Fusion case, 680W PSU