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Origin EON17-S
7.4 out of 10

Origin EON17-S

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Origin EON17-S

evogadget.com
29 April 2015
  • Summary: The Origin EON17-S is capable of lasting in a professional way when it’s used for gaming and other activities. But it’s not as powerful as some of the others we have already analyzed.
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Overall 7
7.0

Origin Eon 17-S Review

LAPTOP Magazine
9 December 2014
  • Summary: With an Extreme Intel processor and Nvidia's frame-rate-devouring 980M card, the Origin Eon 17-S is an undeniable powerhouse. It stands shoulder to shoulder with its competition, offering a lovely 1080p display in a handsome, elegant package
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Overall 7
7.0

Origin's EON 17-S review: A bulky, but bad-ass gaming notebook

PC World
9 June 2014
  • Excerpt: My, how time flies. It was only last November that we laid hands on Origin’s EON 17-S . Now the gaming laptop is back, pumped up with Intel’s best...
  • Pros: Knock-your-socks-off performance, Very good audio system, Great for DIYers looking to upgrade/replace key components, Strong tech support
  • Cons: Bulky and heavy, Needs a stronger lid/display panel, Restrictive return policy
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Overall 9
9.3

Expert Review

Tweak Town
22 February 2013
  • Summary: Let's try and take what we've seen today and draw it into some easily understandable conclusions. It will then be easier to decide whether or not the EON17-S is worth your time to look at.
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Origin Eon 17-S Review

Digitaltrends
22 May 2012
  • Excerpt: Origin’s founders know a thing or two about manufacturing no-holds-barred PCs: They all worked at Alienware before Dell acquired and commoditized the boutique builder (much as HP would do with Voodoo PC just a few months later).
  • Pros: Overclocked top-of-the-line components deliver incredible performance, Very nice display
  • Cons: Pedestrian looks, Poor trackpad, No optical drive (bay occupied by third hard drive)
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Overall 8
8.0

Origin Eon 17S Review

LAPTOP Magazine
17 May 2012
  • Summary: Gamers looking for a machine that can deal out the Pwnage with impunity need look no further than the $3,370 Origin Eon 17S. It offers an insane amount of power and performance and offers a ridiculous amount of customization.
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Overall 9
9.0

Origin EON17-S Review: 11 Pounds of Power

PC World
4 May 2012
  • Excerpt: Mobile gamers will find powerful performance and some portability in Origin's latest custom-built gaming laptop, the 2012 Origin EON17-S.
  • Pros: Above-average audio, Excellent performance
  • Cons: Graphics performance could be better, Heavy, uninspired design
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Overall 9
9.0

Origin EON17-S Notebook Review

maximum pc
16 August 2011
  • Excerpt: When the large, wooden crate branded “Origin” arrived at our Lab, we got out our crowbar and a shotgun—one to open the dang thing and the other just in case an alien predator was lurking inside.
  • Pros: Very fast overclocked performance; display offers rich, deep colors.
  • Cons: Expensive
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Overall 8
8.0

Origin EON 17-S: Big Performance, Big Price, and Just Plain Big

PC World
5 August 2011
  • Excerpt: The Origin EON 17-S is unabashedly a desktop replacement laptop . It’s big and bulky, though it weighs a bit less than older, similar systems at a...
  • Pros: Very good audio playback quality, Impressive performance
  • Cons: Video playback is a little noisy, Keyboard is mushy
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Overall 8
8.0

Origin EON17-S review

TechRadar UK
27 June 2014
  • Summary: This gaming laptop packs premium performance for a premium price
  • Pros: Attractive chassis, Incredible audio, Impeccable performance, I might be partial to the EON17-S because of its Lamborghini intimations, but this is a machine that sets itself apart without being flamboyant about it. Save for the flared lines on the lid and illuminated trackpad, all the extra flou...
  • Cons: Washed out display, Expensive, Heavy with a capital "H", The only disappointment here was the screen. It has a fast enough refresh rate and almost no perceptible lag for gaming, but the screen just lacks color depth. The real shame is the lack of popping colors can poorly present the graphical fi...
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