[rescue] Looking for a Xeon W3670

Jonathan Patschke jp at celestrion.net
Fri Mar 30 21:41:18 CDT 2018

On Fri, 30 Mar 2018, Bill Bradford wrote:

> Anybody happen to have one lying around they'll let go cheap-ish?
> Looking to upgrade my '09 Mac Pro.

You might also want to consider the X5670.  It runs cooler and can be
swapped into a dual-socket system board, should you find one.  The
firmware in my MacPro5,1 supported it without complaint.

Don't try to remove the heat spreader, though.  I killed one that way.  :(

Jonathan Patschke
Austin, TX

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