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Has any fellow G3-572 users upgraded to BIOS v 1.21 yet?

HK1994HK1994 Posts: 40Member Devotee
Just want to know if it's stable enough and doesn't come with any downgrade in performance.

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  • strider16strider16 Posts: 40Member Enthusiast
    There's no useful information about what these bios updates do, which bugs are corrected or any improvement. Maybe someone has already updated and can share a word about it. I have concerns about fixing what isn't broken, specially in the dark, as acer is leaving lights off.
  • xapimxapim Posts: 1,125Member High-End Contributor
    edited January 11
    Why upgrade to 1.21 if the previous versions are working just fine don't update/upgrade anything if you don't have issues don't try to break whats not broken just my thought though and there is nothing wrong with the G3-572 as far as i know mine works just fine temps are great


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  • HK1994HK1994 Posts: 40Member Devotee
    xapim said:
    Why upgrade to 1.21 if the previous versions are working just fine don't update/upgrade anything if you don't have issues don't try to break whats not broken just my thought though and there is nothing wrong with the G3-572 as far as i know mine works.

    What version of BIOS and Windows are you using?
  • xapimxapim Posts: 1,125Member High-End Contributor
    1.20 and 1809 build 17763.194


    https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/11532543

    UserBenchmarks: Game 43%, Desk 61%, Work 40%
    CPU: Intel Core i5-7300HQ - 63.5%
    GPU: Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti (Mobile) - 41.9%
    SSD: WDC WDS200T2B0B-00YS70 2TB - 71.4%
    HDD: WD WD10SPZX-00HKTT0 1TB - 93.7%
    RAM: Kingston HyperX DDR4 2666 C15 2x16GB - 76.8%
    MBD: Acer Predator G3-572

    I'm not an Acer employee. (just here to help in the best way i can)
    If my answer fixed you issue please accept it for any other users who search for it would find it quickly thanks :)
    If you want to learn more about undervolting/optimizing windows join/follow the H300 fb group and youtube channel:

    Owner/Admin (HOTEL HERO/Red-Sand/Opoka Opoka)
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/1969145569968592/
    https//www.youtube.com/channel/UCNJwGUHxSJ8FKqAhnOqQuAw
    Acer support:
    https://www.acer.com/ac/en/US/content/service-contact
    http://www.acer.com/worldwide/support/  


  • XdxDXdxD Posts: 169Member Skilled Fixer
    Well, I have the exact same model (G3-572). I have updated BIOS to 1.21 and so far, haven't noticed any problems to be worried about. I am on 17763.253. Feel free to upgrade if you want to.
    Trying to do my best here - Your happy Predator owner =)!
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