Processors
Processors (Intel® Core™, Intel® Xeon®, etc); processor utilities and programs (Intel® Processor Identification Utility, Intel® Extreme Tuning Utility, Intel® Easy Streaming Wizard, etc.)
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reaper12804
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i just bought a i9 9900k processor and wanted to know if it will work on my pc i am running an i7 2600

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AlHill
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No, it will not work.

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reaper12804
Beginner
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what would be a good processor to use on my system?

 

AlHill
Super User
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It depends on what processors your motherboard/system bios supports.

Now, since you have a 2nd gen processor, it makes little sense to try to improve your system with a processor upgrade.  For as old as your system is, a complete replacement is something you should think about.

Doc (not an Intel employee or contractor)

 

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