Makes sense. Sucks you've had issues, was really hoping the router was the cause. What are you considering next?
@pressing my heatsink was messed up as I posted. That's why I used K5 pro. My guess is Dell still has issues.
Posted my responses in red. Sorry typing from Mexico on my phone.
The GPU stays pretty high in terms of clock speed. The CPU drops a lot. I fixed the throttling with bios flags but it runs way too hot and wasn't...
Did you ever get a new router instead of the known bad one?
LMAO, you have my kinda luck...
My ambient is much better than yours, it's 22C in my office.
I have minimal backlight bleed on mine but some of the reviews I've seen look worse. Check notebookcheck.net for their review, I think their...
@Eason - 99.4% pass for me. I wonder what the big differences are. My temps never go over 67C though.
Interesting, I'll try firestrike. Perhaps it's more difficult to pass?
I didn't run the stress test until after everything was said and done but I think I scored 98.7%. I have no idea if that's good or not though, lol.
How does it do in 3dmark?
Go with the bigger SATA drive, you or I would never notice a difference... (well your wallet will)
Great question. If I had to rank order what I think is worthwhile here is how I would do it.
1. Undervolt - by far the best
2. Cheap thermal...
Yeah don't get me wrong, with an undervolt the dell performs great, just not as good as say an MSI titan. The form factor is great for me and is...
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