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  1. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Precision 7750/7550 release date?.

    As @Aaron44126 mentioned, we don’t even know where the graphite is supposed to be, so I'm not sure if we can come to conclusions...

    May 27, 2020 at 3:47 AM
  2. Ionising_Radiation liked Aaron44126's post in the thread Precision 7750/7550 release date?.

    Expectations check. The days of high-end laptop CPUs being able to run unthrottled at max turbo are gone. It worked when the max turbo...

    May 26, 2020 at 11:47 AM
  3. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Precision 7750/7550 release date?.

    I mean, we don't know that the 7750 throttles yet, so I don't think we can say that about an as-yet unreleased system. Furthermore, to...

    May 26, 2020 at 11:45 AM
  4. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Upgrading the DGFF GPUs in the Precision 7530 & 7730.

    I personally used Cooler Master MasterGel Maker Nano (a mouthful).The VRMs were cooled with thermal pads that were pre-installed.

    May 25, 2020 at 10:30 PM
  5. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Precision 7530 & Precision 7730 owner's thread.

    Yes. See this post for heatsink differences between the different graphics cards. The configuration with no dGPU has one fewer heatpipe...

    May 24, 2020 at 8:02 PM
  6. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Precision 7750/7550 release date?.

    Thanks for your response. I look forward to seeing the HDR600 display in action. It also makes sense that Dell wants to maintain the...

    May 24, 2020 at 8:00 PM
  7. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Dell Precision 7540 and 7740 Owner's Thread.

    Not really. With 3D video games, the graphics card is reading vertices and texture data from VRAM, and generating a 3D scene by...

    May 24, 2020 at 1:41 AM
  8. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Dell Precision 7540 and 7740 Owner's Thread.

    Certainly, and you have the Video Decode graph in Task Manager (not sure of a Linux/OS X equivalent) to measure this: [img]

    May 23, 2020 at 10:33 PM
  9. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Dell Precision 7540 and 7740 Owner's Thread.

    Well, not much, because there is a separate hardware circuit for decoding videos. That is what is meant by 'hardware codec', because the...

    May 23, 2020 at 9:33 PM
  10. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Precision 7750/7550 release date?.

    So instead of fixing the underlying vulnerability, Intel took the easy way out, disabled the foremost method of reducing load...

    May 23, 2020 at 9:27 AM
  11. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Which components of these are upgradeable?.

    Historically speaking: Clevo P750/P775/P870 series Alienware Area-51M (and v2) Older Alienware notebooks MSI 16L13 (Eurocom Tornado F5)...

    May 22, 2020 at 12:07 AM
  12. Ionising_Radiation replied to the thread Precision 7750/7550 release date?.

    @Aaron44126, thanks for asking all the questions I wanted to. @Dell-Mano_G, I have just a couple more questions/notes, to add on: Is...

    May 21, 2020 at 11:57 PM
  13. Ionising_Radiation liked Dell-Mano_G's post in the thread Precision 7750/7550 release date?.

    We use 3 buttons for the touchpad because our CAD/CAM customers, and some others, require that middle button to move 3D CAD models and...

    May 21, 2020 at 1:02 PM
  14. Ionising_Radiation liked Dell-Mano_G's post in the thread Precision 7750/7550 release date?.

    1. Yes we are using the same size power adapters on the 7550 & 7750 as previous generations but these are new power adapters to comply...

    May 21, 2020 at 1:00 PM
  15. Ionising_Radiation liked Aaron44126's post in the thread Precision 7750/7550 release date?.

    For 7550/7750: * Are the same power adapters used as with previous systems? (180W for 7550, 240W for 7750) If not, are the power...

    May 21, 2020 at 12:59 PM