By >Tom LESKIN
ORIGIN EON17-S matches bulky weight with pure power
This may not be a computer from an Asian company, but this laptop from Miami-based ORIGIN PC does have the fastest mobile processor clock speed in the world. Today ORIGIN announced the availability of the EON17-S with second gen Sandy Bridge processors overclocked up to 4.5GHz with Turbo Boost.
These laptops, the most powerful ORIGIN laptops available, also feature NVIDIA GeForce GTX 485M graphics cards, plus ORIGIN engineers claim to have successfully increased the speed and power of the processor without impacting system stability or longevity.
Some other EON17-S specs include:
- 17.3-inch Full HD Widescreen, LED Backlit, 16.9, 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
- Customizable ORIGIN top cover
- 2nd Generation Intel Core i5 or i7 Processors
- Overclocking up to 4.5GHz with Turbo Boost on Core i7 Extreme Edition processors
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M 1.5GB or GTX485M 2GB
- Four Memory Slots for up to 32GB Dual Channel DDR3 1333Mhz or 16GB Dual Channel DDR3 1600MHz
- HDMI Out; Optical Digital Out
- Built-in USB 3.0 & E-SATA ports
While the laptop does weigh a hefty 8.6 pounds with the battery, all of that weight is matched by impressive power, making it the perfect all-in-one package for an incredible mobile gaming station. It’s available now starting at $1,759 and is also covered by ORIGIN’s unmatched warranty that includes free part replacement, free shipping, and free lifetime support.
ORIGIN EON17-S Laptops Overclocked up to 4.5GHz with Turbo Boost Available Now
The Highest Mobile Processor Clock Speed in the World
Miami, FL – April 25, 2011 – ORIGIN PC announced today the availability of overclocked processors in the EON17-S. Featuring 2nd generation INTEL “Sandybridge” processors and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 485M graphics cards, the laptops are the most powerful ORIGIN laptops available with mobile processors. The EON17-S laptops have updated B3 stepping motherboards and feature overclocking and Turbo Boost technology allowing ORIGIN engineers to successfully increase the speed and power of the processor without impacting system stability or longevity. EON17-S laptops with overclocking are fully covered by ORIGIN’s unsurpassed warranty featuring free part replacement, free shipping, and free lifetime support.
EON17-S Features and Technology:
* 17.3 Full HD Widescreen, LED Backlit, 16.9, 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
* Customizable ORIGIN top cover
* 2nd Generation Intel Core i5 or i7 Processors
* Overclocking up to 4.5GHz with Turbo Boost on Core i7 Extreme Edition processors
* NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M 1.5GB or GTX485M 2GB
* FOUR Memory Slots for up to 32GB Dual Channel DDR3 1333Mhz or 16GB Dual Channel DDR3 1600MHz
* Bluray burner & reader, Hybrid and SSD drive with RAID options
* Full size keyboard with numeric pad
* HDMI Out; Optical Digital Out, up to 7.1 HD Audio with THX TruStudio support
* Built-In 802.11n & Bluetooth Support
* Bluetooth 3.0 & Wireless Video options
* Built-In TVtuner support
* Built-in USB 3.0 & E-SATA ports
* (W)16.22″ x (D)10.87″ x (H)1.65″ – 1.79”
* 8.6 lbs with the battery
“The EON17-S laptops are remarkably portable and with 2nd generation Intel processors overclocked to 4.5GHz, they are the fastest ORIGIN laptops ever built on an Intel mobile platform” said Kevin Wasielewski ORIGIN CEO and co-founder.
ORIGIN systems feature a 1 to 3 year free shipping and free part replacement warranty backed with the best in class integration, quality testing and support. ORIGIN offers a free life-time phone and online service guarantee and each customer has a dedicated support team and free life-time labor for upgrade needs.
ORIGIN builds custom, high-performance desktops and laptops for hardware enthusiasts, professionals, and gamers. ORIGIN PCs are hand built, tested, and serviced by knowledgeable gaming enthusiasts, industry veterans, and award winning system integrators. Their staff is comprised of award-winning, experienced experts in the gaming and PC markets who want to share their passion with other enthusiasts. ORIGIN is located in Miami, FL and ships worldwide. For more information, please visit www.ORIGINPC.com or call 1-877-ORIGIN-Ø. (674-4460)