I suspect this is your processor:
Depending on the font used, the number 0 can be displayed as a 0 with a slash through it and should not be confused with 8.
i3-2188 is i3-2100
3.18 GHZ is 3.10 GHz
SR85C is SR05C
The socket is LGA1155.
It can use the H61 Chipset.
And, your motherboard is GA-H61M-DS2, not GA-H61M-D52. You have mistaken a S for a 5.
And, the i3-2100 is a supported processor on your board:
Thank you very much to Al Hill for the information provided above.
Hi, dlcatftwin, Thank you very much for joining the Intel® Processors communities.
Additionally to the information above, another way to find out what is the model of the processor will be by checking the FPO: 3136A933 in our warranty center, in there you will be able to confirm your processor is the Intel® i3-2100 processor:
"another way to find out what is the model of the processor will be by checking the FPO: 3136A933 in our warranty center"
Yes, this is correct. But look at the fun you can have by playing detective and decoding the data!<G>
Thank you very much for your assistance.
The information provided is very helpful.
And special thanks for decoding the "5" for me :-)