Topic Title: upgrade laptop trinity to richland?
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 01/16/2013 01:33 PM
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Hello, recently i bought a new notebook from hp, a B5S11UA ( HP Pavilion dv6-7010us Entertainment ) with a AMD Quad-Core A8-4500M

I want to upgrade my laptop, can i buy a richland processor for my notebook? there is compatibility between trinity and richland? or do i have to buy an a10-4600m for my laptop?

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It would require a BIOS update from HP to support newer units, which is extremely unlikely.

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