Intel Core i7 8700 (3.2-GHz, 12-MB L3 cache), 65W
Intel Core i5 8500 (3.0-GHz, 9-MB L3 cache), 65W
Intel Core i5 8400 (2.8-GHz, 9-MB L3 cache), 65W
Intel Core i3 8011 (3.6-GHz, 6-MB L3 cache), 65W
Intel Pentium G5400 (3.7-GHz, 4-MB L3 cache), 65W
Intel Celeron G4900 (3.1-GHz, 2-MB L3 cache), 65W
Prepare the computer for disassembly
Remove the access panel
Remove the fan duct
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).
Carefully lift the processor from the socket (3).
them could cause irreparable damage. Once pins are damaged it may be necessary to replace the
To install a processor, reverse the removal procedure.
After installing a new processor onto the system board, always 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 on the
Web at: http://www8.hp.com/us/en/support-drivers.html.
Chapter 4 Removal and replacement procedures
(Access panel on page
(Fan duct on page
(Fan sink on page
Do NOT handle the pins in the processor socket. These pins are very fragile and handling
(Preparation for disassembly on page