Great work, I also see your other glossy white Ranger. Both look awesome. You have really good taste in picking colour.
Interesting thread. My M17x r4 is reaching 8 year old and it's still running strong for what I need.
Go with the GTX 1060. I'm getting one from @woodzstack.
Well, what I don't understand is why they solder everything and limit the ram to 16 GB. Some games already use 10 GB.
The 51m looks awesome. But...
I just bought a GTX 970M for my Alienware M17x R4. Smooth transaction and fast shipping.
I'm still rocking my 7-yo m17x r4 and 5-yo 17 r1 Ranger. Best Alienwares. :cool:
Hello guys, I just want to inform that I have successfully upgraded my m17x r4 from 680m to 970m. It's a daunting and exciting process. But...
Thank you. I will try. :)
You will have to undervolt and repaste. Also don't overclock it. My friend M17 r1's mojo has been replaced twice in just 8 months. He cries every...
How to check if they transfer or touch from side? Sorry it's my first time applying thermal pad.
I just got a 970m to upgrade my m17x r4. I'm currently stuck on how to apply thermal pad properly to make contact with the heatsink....
I'm from Australia. Not sure if he can ship to US. Here is his store on ebay. He doesn't list the screen on his ebay store. I just bought 1 from...
This guy is selling for parts. Maybe you can ask him for the screen. It's a 3D 120hz....
There is a thread for you.
Thanks so much ssj92. I just ordered 1 980m from woodzstark.
Is the upgrade path same for Alienware 17 r1 ranger?
I'm gonna upgrade my M17x r4. Thanks for all the info guys.
I'm interesting in your upgrade as well.
Could you please tell me step by step to upgrade from 680m to 980m?I have same machine with 120hz 3D display and Window 10. From...
I hear some people say that the 3940XM can overclock higher than the 4940MX. Fix me if I'm wrong.
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