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After removing the Edge-to-Edge glass cover from my beast today, I was surprised to discover the anti glare screen behind it! No graininess and no reflections!

I cracked and scratched the E2E glass in the process but it was well worth the trouble since am not going to need it anyway. Finally an AW machine where I don't have to look at my face reflection all day, lol!

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You gotta do something about the outerframe, it's kind of off-putting right now.

Did you think about anything ?

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Of course. I'll make a custom bezel. Speedy offered to make an aluminum one and cover it with carbon fiber vinyl wrap :)

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Wow, that sounds great, let us see some pictures when you have it installed!

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If it's glued like on the M17x and R2, some alcohol and a blade should do it to separate teh E2E from the chassis.

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Yep, except that I didn't use any alcohol, just a thin steel measuring stick, lol. You have to be very careful though as the E2E on M18x is thinner and easily cracked. It only took me one hour and hadn't I rushed at the final 5-6cm the E2E would be safe. But I was too rushy and pulled it too fast - > ***snap** :(

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Any news here? I'm really curious about this mod... :)

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Last I heard he had a couple of custom bezels being tested.

One had a carbon fiber vinyl covering and he was going between using english or alienware fonts for the engraving.

D.

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I'm sorry to revive an old thread but I'm very interested to know if there have been others that have done this with the 17 inch model. Been searching for days and this is the closest i have found

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I've ordered M18xR1 with glossy display because i really CAN'T STAND matte version. I had three laptops with matte display and i hate it, colors are much worse than in glossy version.

But that's just my opinion :)

Regards

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^ This. It's a personal thing I guess. Added to that, I can also put on a temporary matte cover on it when I'm at work so I get the full fidelity when I play

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lol i am the one currently owning his laptop. the matte screen is legit and non reflect alright. i had to do something about the bezel though. overall great asset to alienware and i'd say its must have compared to reflective display. also, loving his custom bezel alienware logo.

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lol i am the one currently owning his laptop. the matte screen is legit and non reflect alright. i had to do something about the bezel though. overall great asset to alienware and i'd say its must have compared to reflective display. also, loving his custom bezel alienware logo.

Would you sell it to me? Haha. Sorry so desperate for him to do this mod for me. I pm'd him a few months ago but no reply back. : (

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I wish this would be sold by someone, I would so buy the screen. I hate the glare on the e2e plastic cover

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I am sure Aikimox could make alot of money if he had custom bezel made specially for the m18x/m17x.

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Anymore development on the mod I would certainly like mine gloss free ... it really irritates my while I play any game with dull brightness most of the time i am starring at my own face..

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Personally, I like the E2E glass on the screen. I have an m18x r2, so how is this mod done? In other words, how do you take off the glass panel just incase I were to scratch it?

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