Intel Core i5-7500T, 2.7 GHz, 6-GB L2 cache, 35 W
Intel Core i5-7400T, 2.4 GHz, 6-GB L2 cache, 35 W
Intel Core i3-7100T, 3.4 GHz, 3-GB L2 cache, 35 W
To remove the processor:
Remove the access panel
Remove the Base Module
Remove the fan sink
Rotate the locking lever to its full open position (1).
Raise and rotate the microprocessor retainer to its fully open position (2).
Lift the processor (3) straight up and remove it.
them could cause irreparable damage. Once pins are damaged it may be necessary to replace the
The fan sink must be installed within 24 hours of installing the processor to prevent damage to the
processor's solder connections.
Reverse the removal procedure to install a new processor.
After installing a new processor onto the system board, update the system ROM to ensure that the
latest version of the BIOS is being used on the computer. The latest system BIOS can be found at:
Chapter 4 Removal and replacement procedures – HP Elite Slice Base Module
(Access panel on page
(Base Module on page
(Fan sink on page
Do NOT handle the pins in the processor socket. These pins are very fragile and handling