Is the Alienware Graphics Amplifier worth it?
It’s a great system, but hard to find a graphics card that would fit it without overheating. With this Amp I can put almost any card I want and it’ll run great. A big plus it keeps the main computer running cooler because the graphics card is running remotely. A must for any Alienware X51 or Alienware laptop owner.
Did Alienware discontinue the graphics amplifier?
Alienware has just confirmed to The Verge that it has discontinued the Alienware Graphics Amplifier external GPU, and so these laptops won’t need that proprietary port anymore. The company isn’t saying whether it’ll offer a future eGPU, but pointed us to off-the-shelf Thunderbolt ones instead.
What is the Alienware Graphics Amplifier?
the Alienware Graphics Amplifier allows customers to have true desktop graphics performance in their new Alienware notebook today –and future proofs their purchase by allowing them to add new generations of desktop graphics card in the coming years.
Are there different models of Alienware Graphics Amplifier?
This article provides the official list of supported AMD and NVIDIA video cards for the Alienware Graphics Amplifier.
Alienware Graphics Amplifier Supported Video Cards.
|GeForce RTX 2080||Radeon RX 570|
|GeForce RTX 2070||Radeon RX 560|
|GeForce GTX 1080 Ti||Radeon RX 480|
|GeForce GTX 1070 Ti||Radeon RX 470|