Tried it too. The laptop won't even turn in if the 1070 is installed.
Still same noise. Blowed on the mxm and cleaned the 1070 heads with rubbing alcohol. I even plugged it in the secondary mxm port and cleared cmos...
I am using Arctic MX-4 and FujiPoly Ultra Extreme XR-M 17w/Mk. Will try to blow up on the mxm port.
Happy thanksgiving everyone,
I decided to pull the trigger and install 1070 on my 7 years old m18x r2. The problem is the following:
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