EliteBook 8540W: updating graphics card on HP Elitebook 8540w

Hi people
I have an elitebook HP 8540w , with graphics Nvidia Quadro FX 880 M, Win 7 x 64 Pro, Core i7 620 M.
My question is: is it possible to Update the graphic card Nvidia Quadro K1100M or K2100M?
At the level of the connector standards of advice and architecture seems everything is compatible. Standards of PCI-E 2.0 and 3.0 write compatible in both directions. But I have heard that HP because it blocks the BIOS setup other devices if they are not provided by the factory. is this true? If yes then it turns out that the maximum that you can put FX1800M it uses one of the set of options... Or maybe take K1100M / K2100M of new generations of HP 85XX, or may be other manufacturers of laptops? Another alarmingly K2100M consumes 55W, while the installed card HP in particular FX1800M consumption 45W. With the cooling system is quite clear that to do, but is there enough electrical power?

Thank you.


1. the memory just downclocked and turns at speed 1333.

2. There is no whitelist video card but be very careful with the MXM graphics cards. Make sure that the heater is in the same place as the original and you have the same kind of MXM card; IE the edge of integration is the same. If all this is true, you can exchange video cards, but it's a big job.

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