New gaming notebook offers lots of options
Gaming PC manufacturer Maingear has announced the launch of a new laptop computer that is packed with performance for gamers on the go. The machine is called the Nomad 15 and it comes equipped with third-generation Intel Core i7 processors and discrete graphics by Nvidia. The notebook can be purchased with Nvidia GeForce GTX 670M, 675MX, or 680M discrete GPU's inside.
The machine has integrated Intel HD graphics and utilizes Nvidia Optimus technology to switch between integrated and discrete graphics to save battery power. The notebook also has a button that allows users to overclock the GPU by up to 8% with a single press. The available Intel processors operate at up to 3.8 GHz and offer quad cores.
The Nomad 15 supports up to 32 GB of RAM and has numerous storage options including SSDs, hard drives, and RAID configurations. The notebook offers a 15.5-inch LED backlit matte finished display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080. The battery is a nine-cell lithium polymer unit and the notebook has integrated Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and an optional Blu-ray burner. Pricing starts at $1549 and goes up depending on options.