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Eurocom W860CU Cougar

Specifications

Eurocom W860CU Cougar
Eurocom W860CU Cougar
Processor
Graphics adapter
AMD Radeon HD 6970M - 2048 MB, Core: 680 MHz, Memory: 900 MHz, 256, 8.800.0.0
Memory
4096 MB 
, 2x 2048 MB DDR3 (1333 MHz)
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1920x1080 pixel, 39.62 cm, LED Backlight, AUO11ED (B156HW01 V1), glossy: no
Mainboard
Intel PM55
Storage
Seagate Momentus XT ST95005620AS, 500 GB 
, 7200 rpm
Soundcard
Realtek ALC888/1200 @ Intel Ibex Peak PCH - High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
1 Express Card 54mm, 3 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 Firewire, 1 DVI, 1 HDMI, 1 Modem, 1 Kensington Lock, 1 eSata, Audio Connections: (Stereo-Mini) Headphone Jack, Microphone Input, Line In, S/PDIF Out, Card Reader: MMC, RSMMC, SD,Mini SD, MS, MS Pro, MS Duo
Networking
Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller (10/100/1000MBit), Intel Centrino Ultimate-N 6300 AGN (a/g/n), Bluetooth 2.0
Optical drive
HL-DT-ST BDDVDRW CT21N
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 50 x 374 x 264 ( = 1.97 x 14.72 x 10.39 in)
Battery
42 Wh Lithium-Polymer, 3800 mAh, 3 Cells
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 2.0 Megapixel
Additional features
Power Supply: 150 Watts, Carrying Bag, User Manual, DVI-to-VGA Adapter, Cleaning Cloth, Modem Cable, Driver&Tool DVD, Intel Wifi Software DVD, CyberLink BD Solution DVD, 12-36 Months Warranty
Weight
3.5 kg ( = 123.46 oz / 7.72 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

price: - %, performance: 85%, features: 90%, display: 70% mobility: 10%, workmanship: 70%, ergonomy: 30%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Eurocom W860CU Cougar

Review AMD Radeon HD 6970M Graphics Card | Notebookcheck
ATI is dead! Long live AMD! After recently unveiling the new GeForce GTX 485M, Nvidia has shown who the boss is in the notebook GPU department. Now it's up AMD's new Radeon HD 6970M high-end graphics card to jump through some hoops and try to prove it measures up.
Eurocom W860CU Cougar
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/14/2011
Rating: performance: 85% features: 90% display: 70% mobility: 10% workmanship: 70% ergonomy: 30%

Comment

AMD Radeon HD 6970M:

High-end graphics card from AMD based on the desktop HD 6850 with  UVD3 video processing and Eyefinity+.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  


740QM:

The Core i7-740QM is a high-end quad-core CPU for laptops (in 2010) with a relative small base clock rate and a high Turbo Boost max frequency of 2.93 GHz (for one core). Therefore, it combines the advantages of a slow clocked quad core CPU with a fast single core one. Compared to the faster Core i7 mobile CPUs, the 740QM only features 6MB L3 Cache.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


3.5 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.


Eurocom: Eurocom (founded: October 1988) is a UK-based video game developer founded specifically to develop games for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Later, Eurocom has expanded to other platforms and also sells laptops with own brand. The official location of the company is in Canada. According laptops, Eurocom focusses desktop replacement laptops for the sell regions Anglo-America and UK.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

Eurocom Racer
Radeon HD 6970M, Core i7 2720QM

Devices with the same GPU

Samsung 700G7A-S02RU
Radeon HD 6970M, Core i7 2670QM, 17.3", 3.8 kg
Samsung 700G7A-S01UK
Radeon HD 6970M, Core i7 2670QM, 17.3", 3.5 kg
Samsung 700G7A-S01SE
Radeon HD 6970M, Core i7 2670QM, 17.3", 3.5 kg
Samsung 700G7A-S01FR
Radeon HD 6970M, Core i7 2630QM, 17.3", 3.5 kg
Samsung 700G7A-S02
Radeon HD 6970M, Core i7 2630QM, 17.3", 4.1 kg
Samsung 700G7A
Radeon HD 6970M, Core i7 2630QM, 17.3", 4.084 kg
Alienware M17x R3, Radeon 6970M, i7-2820
Radeon HD 6970M, Core i7 2820QM, 17.3", 4.3 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Eurocom Sky M5
GeForce GTX 970M, Core i7 6700HQ, 15.6", 2.5 kg
Eurocom Monster 4
GeForce GTX 970M, Core i7 6700HQ, 14.0", 2 kg
Eurocom P7 Pro
GeForce GTX 980M, Core i7 (Desktop) 5775C, 17.3", 3.85 kg
Eurocom M5 Pro
GeForce GTX 970M, Core i7 4710HQ, 15.6", 2.6 kg
Eurocom X7
Radeon HD 8970M Crossfire, Core i7 4930MX, 17.3", 4.15 kg
Eurocom X5
GeForce GTX 780M SLI, Core i7 4930MX, 17.3", 4.1 kg
Eurocom X3
GeForce GTX 780M, Core i7 4930MX, 15.6", 3.49 kg
Eurocom Scorpius P370EM
GeForce GTX 680M, Core i7 3920XM, 17.3", 3.5 kg
Eurocom Racer 2.0
Radeon HD 7970M, Core i7 3920XM, 15.6", 3.29 kg
Eurocom Leopard 2.0
Radeon HD 6990M, Core i7 2960XM, 18.4", 5.6 kg
Eurocom Panther 2.0
Quadro FX 3800M, Core i7 (Desktop) 980X EE, 17.3", 3.6 kg

Devices from the same Manufacturer

Eurocom P5 Pro Extreme
GeForce GTX 980M, Core i7 (Desktop) 4790K, 15.6", 3.4 kg
Eurocom M4
GeForce GTX 860M, Core i7 4940MX, 13.3", 2 kg
Eurocom Shark 3
GeForce GTX 860M, Core i7 4940MX, 15.6", 2.7 kg
Eurocom Electra 2
GeForce GTX 850M, Core i5 4200M, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Eurocom Armadillo 14 inch
HD Graphics 4400, Core i7 4500U, 14.0", 2 kg
Eurocom Shark 2.0
GeForce GTX 765M, Core i5 4200M, 15.6", 2.7 kg
Eurocom Electra
GeForce GT 750M, Core i7 4700MQ, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Eurocom Panther 5D
Quadro K5100M, Xeon (Desktop) E5-2697 v2, 17.3", 6.02 kg
Eurocom W110ER Monster
GeForce GT 650M, Core i7 3820QM, 11.6", 1.7 kg
Eurocom Monster 1.0
GeForce GT 650M, Core i7 3720QM, 11.6", 1.8 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2011-01-23 (Update: 2012-05-26)