• Excellent Price-to-performance ratio
  • Strong graphics for gaming (but loud!)


  • No room for expansion cards
  • Lacks eSATA

At A Glance

Origin's Genesis X79 is a beautiful, boutique system to fit your every gaming need.

Manufacturer’s Description

Every gamer knows customization is king. Start by selecting any of our industry leading cases, mix in the best in airbrushing artistry paint job, add in ORIGIN's elite liquid cooling and you have the best custom gaming PC in the business. ORIGIN is owned and operated by gamers and enthusiasts who understand you want the best for your system. When you customize your ORIGIN GENESIS using our cases, or by choosing one of your own, you can be sure we will stand behind the masterpiece you create. With ORIGIN's overclocking guarantee you'll have the power and performance that top gamers crave.

Manufacturer’s Website

Origin Genesis X79 Gaming System

The Specs

Processor type Intel Core i7
Processor speed 4.916 MHz
Cache size 12.288 KB
Graphics Type Discrete
Secondary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce
Number of Graphic Cards included 3.0
Video Bus PCI Express Triple-SLI
Raid type RAID 0
Drive size 2528.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Drive type
  • Hard Disk Drive
  • Solid-State Drive
Expansion slots
Number of PCI-Express 2.0 x16 slots 3.0
Number of PCI-Express x1 slots 2.0
Number of PCI slots 1.0
Number of PCI-Express Slots 5.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Bluetooth
  • DVI
  • DVI (dual link)
  • DVI (single link)
  • DisplayPort
  • FireWire Port (rear)
  • HDMI
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (front) (x4)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus (rear) (x6)
Ethernet Type
  • Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
  • Wireless Ethernet - 11 Mbps IEEE802.11b
  • Wireless Ethernet - 54 Mbps IEEE802.11g
  • Wireless Ethernet - 540 Mbps IEEE802.11n
Memory size 16384.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1600.0 MHz
Memory max 65536.0 GB
Power Supply Wattage 1050.0 watts
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Other Features
Devices All-In-One Flash Memory Card Reader
Chassis style Tower