Pros

  • Bright, large display
  • Good gaming performance--for a laptop

Cons

  • Gaming performance doesn't measure up to desktops
  • Extremely bulky and heavy

At A Glance

If you need an all-in-one gaming rig for a LAN party, the Clevo X1800 does the job, but a compact deskop may be better.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://avadirect.com/

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i7-820QM
Processor speed 1730.0 MHz
Display
Display size 18.4 inches
Aspect ratio 16:9
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285M
Storage
Drives included 2.0
Drive size 896.0 GB
Drive Controllers Serial ATA II
Other storage
  • Express Card 34
  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick PRO
  • MultiMedia Card (MMC)
  • SDHC Card
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
SDHC Card or Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) 1.0
Memory Stick PRO 1.0
Available Interfaces
  • Bluetooth
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Line In (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • DVI
  • Ethernet - RJ45
  • FireWire 400/IEEE 1394 - 4 pin
  • HDMI
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x3)
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
Ethernet Type
  • 10/100/1000 Mbps
  • Wireless Ethernet - 540 Mbps IEEE802.11n
Bluetooth Yes
Slots
  • Express Card 34
  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick PRO
  • MultiMedia Card (MMC)
  • SDHC Card
PC Card Slots 0
Memory
Memory size 4000.0 MB
Dimensions
Width 17.3 inches
Depth 11.8 inches
Height 2.8 inches
Weight 12.4 pounds
Weight with Accessories 15.0 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Included Software CyberLink DVD Suite; BisonCam; Acronis TrueImage
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Built-In Webcam
  • Carrying Case/Cover
  • Fingerprint Reader
Input devices Touchpad (multitouch)

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 120.0
Battery
Battery Life 1:26   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 302.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 339.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 182.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 350.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 319.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 316.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 283.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 168.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 194.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 156.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 154.81   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1680 by 1050 156.39   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 97.63   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 99.65   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1680 by 1050 101.07   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 354.0