82
Engadget
Score
82

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Model
0NC-008US

Key Specs

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Processor speed
2.3 GHz
Video outputs
HDMI, VGA
System RAM
12 GB
Pointing device
Trackpad

General

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows (7)

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core i7) (3610QM)
Processor speed
2.3 GHz

Optical media

Optical drive
yes (Tray loading) (DVD, CD) (yes)

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)
Ethernet
10/100/1000 [Gigabit]

Video

Graphics adapter
Discrete (NVIDIA)
Video outputs
Array

Storage details

Storage interface
SATA (yes)
RAID support
yes

Other features

Integrated webcam
yes

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
12 GB

Input

Keyboard
yes
Pointing device
Array

Connections

USB
3.0, 2.0 (3 port(s)) (2 port(s))
Thunderbolt
no
FireWire / 1394
no

Audio

Audio inputs
Array
Audio outputs
Array
Audio channels
Stereo
Speakers
Stereo (Integrated subwoofer)

Memory card reader

Memory card reader
yes (SD, MMC, Memory Stick PRO, xD)
Model
0ND-612AU

Key Specs

Model
Dragon Edition 2

Key Specs

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Video outputs
HDMI, VGA
Pointing device
Trackpad

General

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core i7)

Optical media

Optical drive
yes (Tray loading) (DVD, CD) (yes)

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)
Ethernet
10/100/1000 [Gigabit]
Mobile broadband
no
Analog modem
None

Video

Graphics adapter
Discrete (NVIDIA)
Video outputs
Array

Storage details

Storage interface
SATA (yes)
RAID support
yes

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
Integrated webcam
yes

Input

Keyboard
yes (Backlit)
Pointing device
Array

Connections

USB
3.0, 2.0 (3 port(s)) (2 port(s))
Thunderbolt
no
FireWire / 1394
no

Audio

Audio inputs
Array
Audio outputs
Array
Audio channels
Stereo
Speakers
Stereo (Integrated subwoofer)

Memory card reader

Memory card reader
yes (SD, MMC, Memory Stick PRO, xD)

Removable disks

Removable disk drive
no
Model
0NE-873AU

Key Specs

Model
0NE-849AU

Key Specs

Model
2OC-065US

Key Specs

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Processor speed
3.2 GHz
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA
System RAM
8 GB
Pointing device
Trackpad

General

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core i7) (4700MQ)
Processor speed
3.2 GHz

Optical media

Optical drive
yes (Tray loading) (DVD, CD) (yes)

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)

Video

Graphics adapter
Discrete (NVIDIA)
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA (Mini connector)

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
8 GB

Input

Keyboard
yes
Pointing device
Array

Connections

USB
3.0, 2.0 (3 port(s)) (2 port(s))
Thunderbolt
no
FireWire / 1394
no

Audio

Audio outputs
Array
Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes
Speakers
Stereo
Model
2OC-053AU

Key Specs

Model
2OC-059US

Key Specs

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Processor speed
3.4 GHz
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA
System RAM
16 GB
Pointing device
Trackpad

General

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core i7) (4700MQ)
Processor speed
3.4 GHz

Optical media

Optical drive
yes (Tray loading) (DVD, CD) (yes)

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)

Video

Graphics adapter
Discrete (NVIDIA)
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA (Mini connector)

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
16 GB

Input

Keyboard
yes
Pointing device
Array

Connections

USB
3.0, 2.0 (3 port(s)) (2 port(s))
Thunderbolt
no
FireWire / 1394
no

Audio

Audio outputs
Array
Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes
Speakers
Stereo
Model
2OC-408US

Key Specs

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Processor speed
3.2 GHz
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA
System RAM
12 GB
Pointing device
Trackpad

General

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core i7) (4700MQ)
Processor speed
3.2 GHz

Optical media

Optical drive
yes (Tray loading) (DVD, CD) (yes)

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)

Video

Graphics adapter
Discrete (NVIDIA)
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA (Mini connector)

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
12 GB

Input

Keyboard
yes
Pointing device
Array

Connections

USB
3.0, 2.0 (3 port(s)) (2 port(s))
Thunderbolt
no
FireWire / 1394
no

Audio

Audio outputs
Array
Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes
Speakers
Stereo
Model
2OD-056AU

Key Specs

Model
2OD-057AU

Key Specs

Model
2OD-039US

Key Specs

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Processor speed
3.2 GHz
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA
System RAM
32 GB
Pointing device
Trackpad

General

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core i7) (4700MQ)
Processor speed
3.2 GHz

Optical media

Optical drive
yes (Tray loading) (DVD, CD) (yes)

Networking

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)

Video

Graphics adapter
Discrete (NVIDIA)
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA (Mini connector)

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
32 GB

Input

Keyboard
yes
Pointing device
Array

Connections

USB
3.0, 2.0 (3 port(s)) (2 port(s))
Thunderbolt
no
FireWire / 1394
no

Audio

Audio outputs
Array
Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes
Speakers
Stereo
Model
2OD-058AU

Key Specs