Maingear outs eX-L 17 gaming notebook
Maingear has launched a new desktop-like gaming machine, which they say is “the most powerful 17-inch 3D notebook” in their lineup.
The new laptop codenamed eX-L 17, packs 17.3-inch Full HD (1920×1080) LED-Backlit 120Hz 3D-enabled Display with matte finish, complete with a built in emitter and a pair of Nvidia 3D glasses. It can be equipped with 2nd gen Intel Sandy Bridge Core i7 2920XM processor overclocked from 2.5GHz up to 4.8Ghz, which is more than impressive. The 3D game system also can be armed with NVIDIA GeForce GTX485M graphics with 2GB of GDDR5 memory, up to 16GB Patriot Dual Channel DDR3 – 1600Mhz, up to two 7200RPM SATA 2.5 drives HDDs or SSDs, and DVD writer or Blu-ray combo drive.
The eX-L 17 has integrated Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N Network Adapter for high speed wireless online gaming, plus Gigabit Ethernet LAN and Bluetooth V2.1 + EDR module. A 3D Stereo enhanced sound system will help you immerse in the 3D games, which consist of four built-in speakers and one Sub-Woofer, and S/PDIF Digital output 7.1 CH with THX TruStudio support. There’s also fingerprint reader, 7-in-1 media card reader and plenty of I/O interfaces like USB 3.0 and 2 USB 2.0 ports, eSATA, IEEE-1394 Fire Wire ports, and HDMI and DVI-I outs.
The gaming laptop also offers full sized chiclet style keyboard with numeric key pad and you will be able to choose from five different MAINGEAR M.A.R.C. laser engravings, for more unique look. It has dimensions of (W)16.22″ x (H)1.75″ x (D)10.87″ and weighting 8.6LB with its 8-cell Li-Polymer battery.
The eX-L 17 3D gaming notebook can be pre-loaded with Windows 7 Home, Professional or Ultimate 64-Bit with price, starting at $2,659.