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Origin EON17-S review: This gaming laptop is an absolute beast

At a Glance

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At a Glance

If money is no object, Origin offers one of the most powerful gaming notebooks we've ever benchmarked.

Price when rated: $3760

Pros

  • Extremely fast—at everything
  • Outfitted with the best CPU and GPU money can buy
  • Great keyboard with three lighting zones

Cons

  • Very, very heavy
  • Mediocre touchpad and speakers
  • No touchscreen
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