Published in Notebooks
Origin PC rolls out EON17 gaming notebook
by Slobodan Simic on28 September 2010
Origin PC has rolled out yet another notebook that will be a part of its EON series of gaming notebooks, the EON17. This one packs a 17.3-inch fullHD screen, DirectX 11 graphics and some serious CPU power.
The full specs include a bunch of Core i7-9x0 CPUs or the Intel Core i7 Extreme Edition 980X six-core CPU, single or SLI Nvidia GTX 480M, up to 24GB of memory, up to 1TB of HDD or up to 512GB of SSD storage space, and a DVD or Blu-Ray optical drive. Bear in mind that this is a full-sized beast with full keyboard, including the numeric pad, and has a multi-gesture touchpad.
It also features five internal speakers and one internal subwoofer, three USB 2.0 and two USB 3.0 ports, eSATA, FireWire and HDMI, DVI outputs. It can be ordered with either Home, Ultimate or Professional Windows 7 64-bit OS and features a Polymer Smart Lithium-Ion battery for 88WHr.
The only drawback is that this one weighs 12.1lbs with battery or around 5.5kg. The price starts at US $2,499 and you can check it out here.