bennyg's Recent Activity

  1. bennyg liked Falkentyne's post in the thread Confused about GPU undervolting in MSI Afterburner (laptop 1060).

    As @bennyg said. Pascal is a complete mess. Not only can you not directly undervolt, there are two other issues: 1) overclocking the...

    Nov 22, 2017 at 9:45 PM
  2. bennyg liked SMGJohn's post in the thread The hopeful of keeping MXM 3.0b alive thread!.

    If anything I see an increase in the use of MXM cards in consumer computers, even back in the day there really were not that many MXM...

    Nov 22, 2017 at 9:41 PM
  3. bennyg replied to the thread Confused about GPU undervolting in MSI Afterburner (laptop 1060).

    Nope your confusion is justified. Technically, undervolting would be shifting the curve left. But the core offset only shifts it up or...

    Nov 22, 2017 at 4:11 PM
  4. bennyg liked Meaker@Sager's post in the thread **Official Clevo P870KM1/P870KM1-G/Sager NP9876 Owner's Lounge! - Phoenix 3.0**.

    Same as the vapor chamber guides that multiple users have created. [IMG] Is mine.

    Nov 22, 2017 at 12:09 AM
  5. bennyg replied to the thread **Official Clevo P870KM1/P870KM1-G/Sager NP9876 Owner's Lounge! - Phoenix 3.0**.

    Looks like ripped up thermal pad to me. I would say you should not have bought your laptop from an alleged Specialist if this is the...

    Nov 21, 2017 at 4:26 PM
  6. bennyg liked aarpcard's post in the thread The hopeful of keeping MXM 3.0b alive thread!.

    Well, to address your second point, I'd also say greed is the cause. Why would manufacturers want to aid MXM proliferation, and...

    Nov 21, 2017 at 3:46 PM
  7. bennyg replied to the thread CPU 45W TDP Limit.

    Just don't set to 4.0ghz first try. The AVX workload doesn't break the CPU... the frequency you're trying to run it at can break a CPU...

    Nov 21, 2017 at 7:28 AM
  8. bennyg replied to the thread CPU 45W TDP Limit.

    4.2 is completely stable at stock voltage and safe for the clutzy auto fan profile. Even today as I was encoding a bunch of stuff (wrote...

    Nov 21, 2017 at 7:25 AM
  9. bennyg replied to the thread CPU 45W TDP Limit.

    Set the amp limit way high, it's getting in the road. Since P = I * V, as you are clamping current (amps, I) and lowering Volts by...

    Nov 21, 2017 at 7:16 AM
  10. bennyg replied to the thread CPU 45W TDP Limit.

    This x1000 I'm assuming Prema BIOS is also installed - where the point is removing all the limits imposed by current limits, turbo...

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:47 AM
  11. bennyg liked Vistar Shook's post in the thread CPU 45W TDP Limit.

    I don´t understand what the issue is, since the 45W TDP limit dos not apply to the i7-4940MX.

    Nov 21, 2017 at 6:40 AM
  12. bennyg replied to the thread CPU 45W TDP Limit.

    What notebook? P157SM iirc? Protip: ignore what XTU says. It's unreliable. Go by Hwinfo or Throttlestop, especially for throttle and...

    Nov 21, 2017 at 5:48 AM
  13. bennyg replied to the thread If You Can Solve This U R KING.

    Time to start another thread OP. This one is literal cancer now; it's mutated, has grown uncontrollably into something completely...

    Nov 20, 2017 at 11:57 PM
  14. bennyg liked Arestavo's post in the thread ** 1070 laptop: GT73VR, GT62VR, GT72VR reboot/crash problem **.

    Next time try pressing these keys (at the same time): Windows Key + Shift + Ctrl + B What that does is clear the video buffer, among...

    Nov 20, 2017 at 9:02 PM
  15. bennyg replied to the thread **Official Clevo P870DM/Sager NP9870-G Owner's Lounge - Phoenix has arisen!**.

    ? The 2560x1440 120hz B173QTN01.x panels were reseller/factory options on P870DM, maybe not on initial release tho. Requires the same...

    Nov 20, 2017 at 8:55 PM