The US maker of gaming hardware Maingear has released a new super thin gaming laptop known as Pulse 17. The notebook bets on excellent hardware and offers a large 17.3-inch display that works at Full HD resolution. As to the measures here they are – 418.3 x 286.8 x 21.6 mm for total weight of 2.72 kilograms.
Inside the Pulse 17 sports an Intel Core i7-4700HQ Haswell processor at 2.4 GHz (3.4 GHz in Turbo Mode), an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M graphics card with 2 GB of GDDR5 memory, up to 16 GB of dual-channeled DDR3 memory, two 128 GB or 256 GB SSDs and one 1 TB hard drive, 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Ethernet, a 7-in-1 card reader, a 2 MP web camera, THX TruStudio Pro sound, four USB 3.0 ports, two mini-DisplayPort ports, HDMI and 3.5-mm audio jacks. The list ends with an external DVD drive from ASUS. In addition the notebook has Killer Doubleshot technology for lower network latency and Visual Bandwidth Control for better control over which programs can access the Internet and which ones cannot.
The Pulse 17 runs Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 64-bit right out of the box. You can get your Maingear Pulse 17 gaming laptop now for USD 2100 and up.