Origin PC EON 17-S 2014

Specifications

Origin PC EON 17-S 2014Notebook: Origin PC EON 17-S 2014 (EON17-S Series)
Processor: Intel Core i7 4930MX
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 3.9kg
Price: 2600 euro
Sold in: Anglo-America
Average Score: 78.2% - good
Average of 5 scores (from 5 reviews)
price: 78%, performance: 92%, features: 78%, display: - % mobility: 70%, workmanship: 98%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Origin PC EON 17-S 2014

80% A massive gaming laptop selling support and speed
Source: CNet English
There were few, if any, surprises from the Origin PC Eon17-S, but with the company's excellent reputation for quality and support, that's not a bad thing. Sure, it's still ugly, but we saw amazing performance in applications and games, and the options for building a version to suit your budget and expectations are numerous.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/20/2014
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 90% mobility: 70%
70% Origin EON17-S
Source: PC Mag English
The Origin EON17-S puts in a good showing as a lighter-weight alternative to 10-pound gaming laptops like the Alienware 17 and the Origin EON17-SLX. It also has two more hours of battery life than either. That said, the Origin EON17-SLX has more braggable performance numbers on the 3D gaming tests, thanks to its dual GPU setup, and it'll cost you about $100 less, so it holds on to the Editors' Choice for high-end gaming laptops.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 07/01/2014
Rating: Total score: 70%
80% This gaming laptop packs premium performance for a premium price
Source: Techradar English
Hands down, the Origin EON17-S is a superior value in face of the competition, despite it's seemingly enormous price. If you lack the time or patience to pore over power supplies, cases, monitors and more, this is a solid starting point and a more mobile solution. It will always be more cost-effective to build your own gaming PC, but the service and support that Origin provides is impossible to replicate going that route. Plus, the extra niceties included in that price, namely the bundled mouse, could leave you set with this gaming laptop for a while.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/27/2014
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80% performance: 90% features: 60% workmanship: 100%
91% Origin EON17-S Gaming Laptop Review
Source: Tweaktown English
In the end, we're evaluating the product upon its discovered merits. We found this system to be the single best gaming laptop to come through our labs. It had the most performance, the best battery life, and solid build quality. We aren't going to argue whether this solution should be for you, and we certainly won't sit here and tell you that this has excellent value, at least as configured. However, we can tell you that we are awarding this system our TweakTown Best Performance Award because it is, hands-down, the most powerful system to come through the lab.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/18/2014
Rating: Total score: 91% price: 75% performance: 97% features: 95% workmanship: 95%
70% ORIGIN EON 17-S
Source: Digital Trends English
There’s no doubt that the Origin EON17-S is a capable gaming machine. The system broke records across the board with excellent processor, hard drive and video card performance. You’d expect a laptop that costs nearly $3,500 to perform well, of course, but the EON isn’t out of line compared with its competitors, and actually offers good value for the money.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/17/2014
Rating: Total score: 70%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M: High-end graphics card from the GeForce GTX 800M series.

These graphics cards are able to play the latest and most demanding games in high resolutions and full detail settings with enabled Anti-Aliasing.

» 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.  


4930MX: Mobile quad-core processor based on the Haswell architecture. Fastest CPU in Q2/2013 with an unlocked multiplier.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


17.3": Meanwhile the 17 inch display size is a more frequently offered standard format for desktop-replacements. The DTR-laptops can't be carried easily, need much energy but on the other side texts can be read easily and high resolutions are no problem. DTR mainly are intended for stationary usage on desks, where the weight and the energy need are unimportant.
» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


3.9 kg: This laptop is heavy below average, compared with the average of notebooks. Therefore especially desktop replacements fit in this class of weight.


Origin PC: This US-American computer shop sells its own laptop brand with low market share.


78.2%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


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

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» HP ZBook 17-F0V57EA
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» MSI GT70 Dominator-893
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» Asus G750JS-T4064H
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» Schenker XMG P724
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» MSI GT70-2PC-1282UK
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» Notebookguru EARTH V
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» Cyberpower Fangbook EVO HX7-150
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» Toshiba Qosmio X70-A-114
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» MSI GT70 2OD-679UK
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2014-05-20 (Update: 2014-05-20)