Please, can i upgrade my xw660 2x quad Xeon 3.0ghz cpu to  Intel Xeon CPU X5690 3.47GHz hex core?, is it possible?
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Your motherboard has the LGA771 socket.

The Xeon X5690 uses the socket 1366 so they are physically incompatible.
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