Pros

  • Category-leading general performance

Cons

  • Elaborate liquid-cooling limits internal access

At A Glance

Origin’s Genesis is back, armed with an impressive 5GHz overclock on its Intel Sandy Bridge CPU. It powers its way to the top of our charts, delivering the fastest results we’ve ever seen, at a price that’s actually a bit lower than its predecessor.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.originpc.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i7
Processor speed 5.0 MHz
Cache size 8.192 KB
Processor count 1
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Secondary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce
Number of Graphic Cards included 3.0
Storage
Raid type RAID 0
Drive size 2256.0 GB
Other storage
  • CompactFlash
  • Memory Stick
  • SD/MMC Card
  • SmartMedia
Drive type
  • Hard Disk Drive
  • Solid-State Drive
Ports and Connections
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
Available Interfaces
  • Bluetooth
  • HDMI
  • Video - 24 pin DVI-D
  • eSATA
SD/MMC Card 1.0
Memory
Memory size 16384.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Power
Power Supply Wattage 1500.0 watts
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
Compact flash Yes
Smart media Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Case
Chassis style Tower (Full)