Origin PC announced a refreshed version of its Evo15-S laptop. What’s different about this newest generation is that it is packed to the gills with high-end hardware, including GeForce GTX 1060 GPU based on Pascal, yet is thinner and lighter than the ever before.
The new Evo15-S has a slim waistline measuring just 0.69-inch and weighs less than 4 pounds. Despite the enhanced portability, this is a VR-ready sys that combines the aforementioned GPU with an Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor and 16GB (2x8GB) of DDR4-2400 memory. That is plenty to power the system’s 15.6-inch 1920 x 1080 IPS display.
In that thin and lightweight chassis gamers can opt for up to an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 GPU that’s gaming and VR ready. ‘Our EVO15-S changes the landscape of what’s possible with a high-performance thin and light laptop,’ said Kevin Wasielewski ORIGIN PC CEO and cofounder. ‘With desktop-class graphics that can handle VR headset and at just over a half-inch thick, the EVO15-S is the thinnest and lightest true gaming laptop I have ever seen.’
Connectivity options include a single USB type C 3.1 port, a single USB 2.0 ports, three USB 3.0 ports, and a SD card reader. The keyboard is fitted to the notebook is backlit and has anti-ghosting keys. Buyers can also option for laser etched or custom painted back panels with any color or design of the choice. The gaming notebook starts at $2,083.
|Product||Origin PC EVO15-S|
|Display||15.6” FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS|
|Dimensions||(L x W x H) 9.8 x 15 x 0.69 inches|
|Processor||Intel Core i7-6700HQ|
|Graphics||Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5|
|Memory||16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2400|
|Storage||256GB M.2 NVMe SSD
– 2TB HDD
|Networking||– Intel Dual-Band Wireless AC 8260
– Killer E2400 Gigabit LAN
|Video Output||-HDMI 2.0
– Mini DisplayPort 1.2
– SD Card Reader
– USB 3.1 Type-C
– USB 3.0 x3 & USB 2.0