Log in or Sign up. I want to upgrade like you my computer and I have dilemma. Posted January 20, See my second post in this thread, follow the steps and I bet it’ll work: How did you guys get it done? I’ve done the m GT swap with my mi-R3 after my go burnt out it’s an awful design flaw; I don’t know anybody who kept their m more than 2 years who didn’t burn their card up , and my Alienware is faster than it was when I purchased it.

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SimskilledmyalienDec 14, It is videk easy to do if you have any computer building experience. I want to upgrade like you my computer and I have dilemma.

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What Notebook Should I Buy? Posted December 23, Similar Threads – Mi graphics. Also can viceo post link to Alienware bios 2. I am pretty sure the mR3 is the same as the m motherboard wise, just with a smaller screen but others m5500i-r33 free to chime in if I am wrong. It should work the same as ajust make sure your laptop can handle it heat wise. Portable laptops with Thunderbolt 3 and dedicated graphics ozazDec 26, at 7: How did you guys get it done?


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Do you already have an account? I have not yet tried to run this card with a newer bios that supports 4gb but plan to in the next month. The pressure applied through the bottom plate and the foam rubber onto the heatsink is good enough to permanently run the laptop with this setup.

I got my from mxmupgrade though they have now replaced that with a faster The downside is this bios will limit your ram to alieenware max of 2GB. Edited November 17, by quipster.

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Yes, my password is: Posted February 8, Vasudev Dec 23, at 1: Posted July 26, I realize there may be a more suitable thread to post to, but I’d just like to know what the best and most powerful upgrades are I could do and a alinware rough guess of what it might cost.

If not, use some perfectly flat copper shim s 0. Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a aliebware in order to leave a comment Create an account Sign up for a new account in our community.


Tweak Dec 1, The hardest part still very easy was downgrading the bios with a fried video card, making it very hard to see anything. Register a new account. Gaming Software and Graphics Cards.

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Posted December 22, Share This Page Tweet. I’ve listed the specs below. Hi i have a i-r3 and have upgradet to mgt mb this works fine you must install alienware bios2. My mi-R3 has burned up two video cards and a heatsink so far, but we only play one game game on it The Sims 3. Then put the bottom plate back on and tighten in the screws.

Sign In Sign Up. Hi can alienwaree tell me where you got this card pleasse as im having a bit of trouble findind a store which has a compatible card – many thanks.