Origin SLX EON17 Review

EON17 is the name that identifies the powerful gaming notebook product from Origin PC , which we occupied ourselves in the past. The model in the meantime had come to the SLX version , but these days the manufacturer has issued a press release which said it had again updated their laptop, which is now optionally available with stereoscopic 3D screen. Externally the body is that of the previous model, with its taut lines and sharp, typical of similar solutions. The dimensions are 419 x 287 x 04/25/50 mm . The display has a diagonal of 17.3 inches and a resolution of Full HD 1920 x 1080 pixels with a matte finish, which makes it also suitable for long gaming sessions and use in all light conditions. Optionally, as we said is now also available with support for Nvidia Vision 2, with wireless 3D glasses. Also interesting is the keyboard to isolated elements with configurable backlighting, with three different zones and seven colors available.

Ultra-wide park processors planned, which includes models Intel Core i7-3610QM to 2.30GHz, Core i7-3630QM 2.40 GHz i7-3740QM to 2.70 GHz i7-3840QM to 2.80 GHz, quad core and all the special model Extreme Core i7-3940XM, available, or your standard clock rate of 3.0 GHz overclocked or in two versions, with an operating frequency equal to 3.6 or 4.1 GHz To these we can combine 8 to 32 GB of DDR3 RAM or version with clock rate 1333 MHz or 1600 MHz Corsair Vengeance with regard to the dedicated graphics card instead, you can choose between the Nvidia GeForce 670MX and 680MX GTX or AMD Radeon HD 7970M. All three models also are also available in CrossFire or SLI , for computing power even greater. Also offer a surprisingly wide choice for storage. The Origin EON17 SLX fact supports configurations with two hard drives , and you can choose or mechanical solutions, with models 320, 500 or 750 GB at 7200 RPM or 5400 RPM 1 TB or solid state drive. In this case, you can further choose between the Corsair Force GT 60, 90.120, 240 or 480 GB , the Corsair Neutron GTX 120, 240 or 480 GB , the Intel 520 60, 120, 180, 240 or 480 GB and Samsung 840 Pro 128 or 256 GB.

Origin SLX EON17 Review

Finally, they are also available type mSATA: Intel 310 or 40 or 80 GB or Crucial M4 128 or 256 GB. The two units can then be configured in Mode RAID 0 (striping) for maximum performance or 1 (mirroring) for increased data security. The equipment is then completed by an optical drive that can be of type DVD Super Multi or Blu-ray , in which slot would eventually be possible to accommodate a third disk, obviously losing the optical drive, 4 USB 3.0 ports to USB 2.0, HDMI and DisplayPort video outputs, a plug for connection to the Ethernet LAN, audio jacks for Line In and Out, optical digital audio output, eSATA port and, with regard to safety, engaging hole for Kensington lock and optionally also biometric sensor for the detection of fingerprints. Connections will think instead modules Gigabit Ethernet LAN, WiFi, optionally type Killer Wireless and Bluetooth. For your operating system you can choose from Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional or Ultimate and Windows 8 Standard or Professional, all 64-bit. The starting price for the base configuration is 1858 dollars.

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