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  1. bennyg liked Papusan's post in the thread Intel’s Core-X i9 and i7 series (x299) & Xeon (1P/2P).

    Intel Z370 Chipset Could Support Kaby Lake - But Intel Will Not Allow It-Guru3d.com "According to some board partners the extra pins...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 4:10 AM
  2. bennyg liked Prema's post in the thread Clevo + Coffee Lake: Status?.

    Not a power problem...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 10:41 AM
  3. bennyg replied to the thread Intel’s Core-X i9 and i7 series (x299) & Xeon (1P/2P).

    Just for those who thought 4 core/4 thread on X299 for half the cost of a motherboard wasn't strange enough - That's a 2 core for...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 5:39 AM
  4. bennyg replied to the thread Feedback to Clevo R&D Team: What's missing or broken in your Skylake laptops?.

    I think its safe to say if more people wanted HEDT socket and single GPU then thats what the P870 would have been - instead of a gaming...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 12:29 AM
  5. bennyg liked Papusan's post in the thread Feedback to Clevo R&D Team: What's missing or broken in your Skylake laptops?.

    And what would a new or used MB cost for Acer Predator 21X ? How easy is it to obtain a used MB from a limited model(300 units sold) on...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 12:19 AM
  6. bennyg replied to the thread MXM GPU Resellers in the world.

    I agree, DIYing is always cheaper Remember though as a business they have to price in warranty support and tech support all the way...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 6:59 AM
  7. bennyg liked Blacky's post in the thread MXM GPU Resellers in the world.

    Those upgrade prices are insane. Eurocom asked for $400 to send me a brand new Clevo M570TU chassis. Got a new one from Germany for $50 .

    Sep 21, 2017 at 6:55 AM
  8. bennyg replied to the thread Delidding.

    Resticking is only necessary for transportation IMO. So long as the glue residue doesn't get dislodged and the ihs goes back on nicely...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 1:24 AM
  9. bennyg liked SFVogt's post in the thread Clevo + Coffee Lake: Status?.

    Intel creates 4C KBL-X (KBL-S DIE), 10C LCC SKL-X and 18C MCC SKL-X in one and the same X299 LGA2066 platform, but 4C KBL-S and 6C CFL-S...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 5:45 PM
  10. bennyg replied to the thread ** 1070 laptop: GT73VR, GT62VR, GT72VR reboot/crash problem **.

    Lol RMA... ebay purchase of ex-vortex MSI 1070s, vBIOS edited with 170W power limit, bunged into an Ivy bridge clevo :) Also I have to...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 9:27 PM
  11. bennyg replied to the thread ** 1070 laptop: GT73VR, GT62VR, GT72VR reboot/crash problem **.

    Thanks, now I can reproduce the issue reliably ...hooray?

    Sep 19, 2017 at 8:55 PM
  12. bennyg liked plee82's post in the thread ** 1070 laptop: GT73VR, GT62VR, GT72VR reboot/crash problem **.

    The way to reproduce the crash 100% is to let your GPU cooldown to less than 35C and then run Heaven benchmark on Basic mode. This will...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 6:01 PM
  13. bennyg replied to the thread Manual for removing motherboard Clevo P170HM !!.

    umm. first link in google leads to the pdf?.... http://lmgtfy.com/?q=service+manual+p170hm

    Sep 19, 2017 at 8:07 AM
  14. bennyg replied to the thread Clevo + Coffee Lake: Status?.

    And theres a whole lot of uncooled VRMs all over the place too some of which must be feeding the hi po parts of it

    Sep 19, 2017 at 2:31 AM
  15. bennyg liked Meaker@Sager's post in the thread Clevo + Coffee Lake: Status?.

    It that setup does is bench though, try and load up any other work load and it crashes so does not count IMO.

    Sep 18, 2017 at 9:35 AM