[rescue] Looking for a Xeon W3670

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Sat Mar 31 18:51:50 CDT 2018

On Fri, Mar 30, 2018 at 09:41:18PM -0500, Jonathan Patschke wrote:
>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.  :(

Ended up buying a W3565 (quad core 3.2Ghz) for $10 off eBay.


Bill Bradford
Houston, Texas USA

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