Maybe this extra information will help.
Information about the CPU in motherboard manual:
Socket 478 for Intel Pentium 4 / Celeron processors with speeds up to 3.2 GHz+
Supports Intel Hyper-threading Technology
Supports Intel Prescott CPU
There is also information about Chipset, Front Side Bus (FSB), Memory, Expansion slots,Storage, Ai Audio, AI Net, AI BIOS, AI Overcloking, and Special features. But i guess those are not important, right?
Processor i want to use:
Processor Intel Pentium 4 Ht 3.6 Ghz 2m Fsb800 Lga 775 Oem
Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor 650 supporting HT Technology
(2M Cache, 3.60 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
Status End of Interactive Support
Launch Date Q1'05
Processor Number 650
# of Cores 1
Clock Speed 3.6 GHz
L2 Cache 2 MB
FSB Speed 800 MHz
FSB Parity No
Instruction Set 64-bit
Embedded Options Available
Lithography 90 nm
Max TDP 84 W
VID Voltage Range 1.200V-1.400V
Recommended Customer Price N/A
Package Size 37.5mm x 37.5mm
Processing Die Size 135 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors 169 million
Sockets Supported PLGA775
Low Halogen Options Available See MDDS
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡ No
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x) ‡ No
Intel® 64 ‡
Idle States No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Thermal Monitoring Technologies Yes
Intel® Platform Protection Technology
Advanced Transfer Cache
This message was posted on behalf of Intel Corporation
Al Hill, thank you for the information.
ADVRipper: You can find the compatibility information between these two components directly from the Asus support site for the motherboard you have:
NOTE: This link is being offered for your convenience and should not be viewed as an endorsement by Intel of the content, products, or services offered there.
In case you don't find the processor you are looking for in that list, means that the processor is not compatible; however, you can contact Asus Support to be 100% sure about the information.
Hope this information helps.
Please don't hesitate in replying to this post if you need further assistance.