Putting two processors together in one computer

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I have read about putting two processor together in one computer.

I have a Dual core and i3. Is there any way

I could put that to use with my old computer?

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Putting two processors together in one computer

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The dual core processors contain two cores. The processors work as if there are two processors and that the system has the functionality to achieve this. You cannot use any of it to use with any. The motherboard should have the capability of supporting the two processors.

One processor in the background working and the other for the normal operations. Now the fact arise can we upgrade an existing machine with a single core. The answer is that no. There must be some functionality available with the motherboard for the machines. As such the machines shall be given precedence along the picture easily. 

 
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Answered By 0 points N/A #139704

Putting two processors together in one computer

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Desktop processors aren’t meant for dual use. You can’t use any desktop CPU together with other, because motherboards for those CPUs aren’t having second CPU sockets. That’s the limitation of desktop chipsets. Example: motherboard for i3 CPU:

Chipset motherboard

Both Intel and AMD are having multi-processor boards, but those are meant for servers (up to 8 processors – Intel titled Xeon, and AMD titled Opteron). Note that these solutions are very expensive. Example of quad-socket board for AMD Opteron processors:

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