Pros

  • Above-average audio
  • Excellent performance

Cons

  • Graphics performance could be better
  • Heavy, uninspired design

At A Glance

The EON17-S is bulky, heavy, and generic-looking, but it's an excellent performer.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.originpc.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i7
Processor speed 2900.0 MHz
Cache size 8.0 KB
Processor count 4
Display
Display size 17.3 inches
Display type Glossy LCD with LED Backlight
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Storage
Drives included 3.0
Raid type RAID 0
Drive size 1240.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 5400.0 RPM
Other storage
  • Memory Stick
  • SD/MMC Card
  • SDHC Card
Drive type
  • Hard Disk Drive
  • Solid-State Drive
Battery
Vendor Rated Battery life 6.0 hours
Ports and Connections
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
Available Interfaces
  • Bluetooth
  • eSATA
SDHC Card or Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) 1.0
SD/MMC Card 1.0
Wireless connection 802.11 n/b/g
Video Interfaces
  • DVI (dual link)
  • DisplayPort
  • HDMI
Slots
  • Memory Stick
  • SD/MMC Card
  • SDHC Card
Memory
Memory size 16000.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1333.0 MHz
Memory max 32.0 GB
Dimensions
Width 16.2 inches
Depth 10.9 inches
Height 2.2 inches
Weight 8.6 pounds
Weight with Accessories 11.1 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Included Software CyberLink PowerDVD 12;
Other Features
Devices
  • Backlit Keyboard
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Built-In Webcam
  • Fingerprint Reader
Input devices Touchpad (multitouch)

Performance

Overall Performance
Worldbench Score 200.0
Worldbench Version 7
Battery
Battery Life 2:33   (hh:mm)
Start Up
Start Up 26.9   seconds (lower is better)
Office Productivity
PCMark 7 Productivity Suite 6045.0   score (higher is better)
Web Browsing
Web Performance 21.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Storage Performance
File Compression 342.4   seconds (lower is better)
Hard Drive File Operations 58.6   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 133.2   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 118.0   seconds (lower is better)
Audio Encoding 87.4   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Gaming Score 93.0
Crysis 2, Ultra Quality, 1920x1080 28.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, High Quality, 1920x1080 43.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, High Quality, 1366x768 74.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, High Quality, 800x600 93.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 1920x1080 65.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 1366x768 96.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 800x600 97.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Ultra Quality, 1920x1080 41.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 1920x1080 89.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 1366x768 129.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 800x600 169.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 1920x1080 156.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 1366x768 194.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 800x600 209.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Power Usage
WorldBench Green Score 62.0
Working power usage 6.8   Watt hours
Idle power usage 35.2   Watts