Grant B Gibson's Recent Activity

  1. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread M18x-R2 Crossfire AMD M6100 aka 8950M.

    Where did you find the cards with the CF connector? I couldn't find one at all

    Jun 21, 2018 at 2:22 AM
  2. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread M6700 CPU + GPU Upgrade.

    This, and the fact they are cheaper and look great, is why I love the older dell workstations.

    Jun 21, 2018 at 2:17 AM
  3. Grant B Gibson liked code9523's post in the thread M6700 CPU + GPU Upgrade.

    The power consumption of 1080 is not an issue! There is 330w power supply from dell also i'm using my precision on a docking station and...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 2:16 AM
  4. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread M6700 CPU + GPU Upgrade.

    I believe it is the stock (or modified) P5000

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:45 AM
  5. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread GTX 870M or M290X?.

    well thanks

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:42 AM
  6. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Alienware M17x R4 - HD7970M dead! Upgrade? Yes perhaps....

    980m goes for ~350-400, and the 1060 goes for more or less

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:16 AM
  7. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread GTX 870M or M290X?.

    why so?

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:14 AM
  8. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Get a clevo P751tm1-g with i5-8400 and 1070 now or wait for 1170?.

    Considering the 1070 is alright for 4k med, 1440p high, 1080p Ultra, you'll be fine for quite a while unless games decide to suddenly...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 12:30 AM
  9. Grant B Gibson posted a new thread.

    GTX 870M or M290X?

    I tried looking for a realistic benchmark, but couldn't find one. Note: whichever one I buy is ending up in a AW 17 Ranger. The 870M is...

    Forum: Hardware Components and Aftermarket Upgrades

    Jun 21, 2018 at 12:23 AM
  10. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread M6700 CPU + GPU Upgrade.

    that is true

    Jun 21, 2018 at 12:21 AM
  11. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread Alienware M17x R4 - HD7970M dead! Upgrade? Yes perhaps....

    the 970m gets beaten by the 1050 ti mobile by an average of ~2%, but the 1060 is double the price IIRC. I would go for the 1060, but if...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 11:45 PM
  12. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread M6700 CPU + GPU Upgrade.

    Its based on the 1070 core for the mobile variant, and given that it is ridiculously more expensive than one, I would recommend a 1070...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 11:43 PM
  13. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread [SUCCESSFUL] Alienware 18 + MSI GTX 1070 MXM.

    Nah, i've decided to buy it because its worth it at that price to keep, and test upgrades

    Jun 20, 2018 at 11:42 PM
  14. Grant B Gibson liked DaMafiaGamer's post in the thread [SUCCESSFUL] Alienware 18 + MSI GTX 1070 MXM.

    I will have to as I have ordered the two gpu's already... I just hope that it is possible but realistically I don't know the outcome, I...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 11:41 PM
  15. Grant B Gibson replied to the thread [SUCCESSFUL] Alienware 18 + MSI GTX 1070 MXM.

    Well, you could try

    Jun 20, 2018 at 4:09 PM