i tested the 1070 before and after
there was not much of a difference,
indeed the gain from more pipes might counter the loss of airflow
a 1060 is a drop in replacement
the 1070 will require modification of the chassis...
adding this to the list
p170em + nvidia 1070 mxm...
continuing from a 1060 6GB MXM
can someone tell me what the difference is for the MSI vbios
i have some of those ramsinks ^ i considered using that also
Good to know there are alternative options to buy 5-6 year old upgrades with bios from resellers!
for me this P170EM has lasted the test of time
that was known some time ago Prema. but the only "source" is through eurocom since they provide you with Prema's v3b bios
Any news on making a...
From the P170HMx ^ (560m pleb)
Upgrade to P170EM with 680M
Upgrade Prema Bios mods
Upgraded Intel XM...
see my 1060 P170EM thread soon.
preliminary thread document:...
my PCH stock temperature values were 90-94 * C
with 980M video card under it max temps 89*C (the 980m not the pch)
upgraded my eurocom 980m 8gb to eurocom/msi 1060 6gb
techpowerup is great but yes i agree their search parameters are atrocious
its like trying to search on walmart's webpage *gives nightmare...
Drivers such as intel wlan, killer wifi, camera, etc can be posted here if you feel it was safe and stable.
p170em stock driver said SAFE (8.0)
updated with prema ME 8.x anways
tell me again why we need these fancy tools like TPM/IME?
I spent some time updating my drivers for the sager NP9170 (P170EM)
DO NOT update drivers unless you are comfortable in the device manager,...
actually you can see how fat the heatpipe is compared to stock
as mentioned earlier 5mm vs 6mm
im here again i was looking for the backplate gpu...
well since my 980M has been working flawless for 1+ year i only recently began to surf around and see whats happening with updates/bios/mods etc...
1060 not worth the dosh for 12-25% increase at lower temps and watts (over a 980m)
been trying to find any and all documents stating the 1070...
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