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Windows 7: 2nd gen i7 compatability

01 Aug 2011   #11

Windows 10 Pro. EFI boot partition, full EFI boot

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not exactly the flagship i7 chips either.
No they are not, but the few that will fit some 1156 boards. I only know because I have an 1156 board and wanted to see the best chip I could put in it. I decided it wasn't worth the effort.
The i7-8xx 1156 chips are not really i7 chips. They are basically i5 chips with hyper-threading enabled.

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02 Aug 2011   #12

Win7 Home Premium 64 bit

Thanks for the help, much appreciated...
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