Grant B Gibson's Recent Activity

  1. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Replacement 970m/980m for Clevo P771-DM-G.

    No ones faked a mxm card lol and even if they did, ebay has your back 99.99% of the time, if not them, paypal directly. If you decide...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 11:21 PM
  2. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Some questions on the Alienware 17R1 1070 upgrade.

    No AW 17 R1 has shipped with GSYNC afaik, and that isn't a GSYNC card

    Apr 18, 2019 at 1:00 PM
  3. Grant B Gibson posted a new thread.

    ~$1.2K Portable laptop with decent specs?

    General Questions 1) What is your budget? ~$1.2K at a max, would like to spend a little less but can go up a little more 2) What size...

    Forum: What Notebook Should I Buy?

    Apr 18, 2019 at 1:00 PM
  4. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Some questions on the Alienware 17R1 1070 upgrade.

    Do you have a link to the 1070? I highly doubt you'l be able to get Gsync working for numerous reasons

    Apr 18, 2019 at 11:18 AM
  5. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread The Mighty Clevo P870DM-G "Phoenix" Gets an 8700K and GTX 1080 Upgrade.

    Think the MXM ones in the wild are ~120W MQ variants, probably better to get a 1070 until otherwise disproven

    Apr 17, 2019 at 9:56 PM
  6. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Some questions on the Alienware 17R1 1070 upgrade.

    Yes, its the long one under the ODD

    Apr 15, 2019 at 7:31 PM
  7. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Some questions on the Alienware 17R1 1070 upgrade.

    Ouch, thats definitely a no go. I think taobao has them for ~$350, and shipping is ~$20, $30 for expedited.

    Apr 15, 2019 at 2:07 PM
  8. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Amd Zen+ Ryzen 7 Pro 3700U.

    There's nothing to disagree with, its all facts. 3700U hasn't even released yet afaik, but it surely won't outperform a 8750H

    Apr 15, 2019 at 2:07 PM
  9. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Amd Zen+ Ryzen 7 Pro 3700U.

    I wouldn't get it, same or worse CPU performance as Intel's 15W parts, can't UV, uses more power, only redeeming quality is the iGPU,...

    Apr 15, 2019 at 11:23 AM
  10. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Some questions on the Alienware 17R1 1070 upgrade.

    2) Ebay/Taobao should have it in stock, thats in insane price to pay for either card. 2) Custom fan curves are a necessity

    Apr 14, 2019 at 10:36 PM
  11. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread W7170M for AW 17 R1?.

    I want to say yes, but there isn't a whole lot of entirely conclusive evidence for your exact scenario. All I can say is, in every AW...

    Apr 14, 2019 at 5:10 PM
  12. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread W7170M for AW 17 R1?.

    Can find a 970M off ebay for ~$220, but thats a little much to pay for one

    Apr 14, 2019 at 4:56 PM
  13. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread W7170M for AW 17 R1?.

    Find a cheap 970M off taobao, I see them all the time for ~$150.

    Apr 14, 2019 at 4:28 PM
  14. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread W7170M for AW 17 R1?.

    There's a eDP 120HZ panel for the M6700? Interesting..., please make a thread about it in laptop panel upgrades I think the issue is,...

    Apr 14, 2019 at 3:16 PM
  15. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Some questions on the Alienware 17R1 1070 upgrade.

    You could check taobao

    Apr 13, 2019