Question upgrade cpu tx 200 s6

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Thierry C
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Question upgrade cpu tx 200 s6

Postby Thierry C » Fri Feb 08, 2019 13:01

Hello,

I would like to replace my two xeon e5620 with two xeon x5670.

Are the currents heatsinks sufficient for the X5670 or should I replace them ?

Kind regards,

Thierry C

me@work
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Re: Question upgrade cpu tx 200 s6

Postby me@work » Fri Feb 08, 2019 16:07

Hello,
most probably, you don't need different heat sinks, I reckon...
According to Illustrated Spares, there are only two different HS available for your PRIMERGY model, and none of them shows any relation to TDP, which only slightly differs for the two processor types you mentioned (80W vs. 95W)
Unless someone from FTS would explain the differences of the two spares (other than age), I'd assume that all officially released processors will work fine with the same HS in your system.

Thierry C
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Re: Question upgrade cpu tx 200 s6

Postby Thierry C » Sat Feb 09, 2019 11:57

Hello Me@work,

Thank you for your help.

I'm now waiting for the x5670 delivery.

I will report my experience with the upgrade soon.

Have a nice day.

Thierry


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