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2012 15" MacBook Pro Retina (GT650M) [3rd,4C,Q] + [email protected]>TB3 (ASUS XG Station 2)+Win10 [Andyegoo]  

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andyegoo
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Hello! I want to express my gratitude to the creators of this site, it began my acquaintance with egpu 2 years ago. Separately, Nando for help in setting up.

Equipment:
Macbook Pro 15 Retina 2012 2.7/16/768/GT650M
Telefunen 32 TV 1920*1080
No name HDMi 1M
Asus XG Station 2

MSI GTX 1060 6gb OCV single fan

Cable Startech Thunderbolt 2 3m
adapter MMEL2ZM/A
Windows 10 Pro (MBR)

DIY eGPU Setup 1.35

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Installation steps
1.Install windows using the bootcamp assistant.
2.Install DIY eGPU 1.35 with instructions given for a 15" MBP GT650M model

Thereafter, reboot via Setup 1.35->automated startup (default), whenever you require use of your eGPU.

After the latest window updates, to boot from egpu, I just click on the Windows 10 boot menu and everything works fine (there was a black screen before) and I had to select DIY eGPU 1.3 then point 2 after restarting Windows 10

Nvidia company stopped updating drivers mobile Kepler-series GPUs latest version of driver 418.81 the internal screen of the laptop will work with it.

I have a Gigabyte Aorus Gaming Box 2070 about this assembly I will write another time. If you install the new Nvidia drivers you will get a mess of pixels on the external screen.

The solution is to disable the gt650m driver installation using the Group Policy Editor.

Steps:
Device Manager / Video Adapters / GT650M / Properties / Details. After that, I copied the following items:
1. Path to device instance
2.Appropriate device ID
for my laptop these are the following values
PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_0FD5&SUBSYS_00F2106B&REV_A1\4&1F605579&0&0008
pci\ven_10de&dev_0fd5&subsys_00f2106b

In windows search enter gpedit.msc
Computer Configuration>Administrative Templates>System>Device Installation Restriction
Make changes as shown in the photos below.

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After that, in safe mode using DDU, uninstall the nvidia drivers and install the latest drivers for your GTX / RTX card in the device manager, you will receive error 43 for the GT650M and you can use your egpu with an external screen.
I think I wrote this topic for ages!)
I offer you performance tests.

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Superposition mbpr 15 2012 gt650m
Superposition mbpr 15 2012 asus xg station 2 gtx 1066
mbpr 15 2012 asus xg station 2
asus xg station 2metro medium 1080p
asus xg station 2 external
asus xg station 2 external forza высоко
asus xg station 2 external forza высоко 30fps

Built-in tests in games do not reflect reality, I can play at high settings in 1080p medium and low in 2K time games.

This topic was modified 2 weeks ago

Pending: Add my system information and expected eGPU configuration to my signature to give context to my posts


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