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A Surprisingly Affordable Gaming Laptop (CyberPowerXplorer x7 – 81000 Review)So, you’ve decided to sell old laptop and you want to use aGaming laptop instead. That’s great,gaming laptops areeverywhere and they all come in different shapes and sizes.Even big brands like Samsung have made their own gaminglaptop in the hopes of being crowned the king of gaming laptops.However, there’s one thing they can’t beat – CyberPower. Why?They’ve just made one of the most affordable gaming laptops.Source: Techbilityhttp://techbility.blogspot.com/2012/08/a-surprisingly-affordable-gaming-laptop.html
For just $1,399, the CyberPowerXplorer x7 – 81000 gives you1080p, an NVDIA GTX 670M and a bunch of other amazing stuff.Sounds tempting? It definitely is.Let’s take a look at this laptop closely and see if it’s worth themoney.DesignTo become affordable, there is one thing that has to becompromised – the body. Most big brands charge premium pricesfor their laptops because they put a lot of work into the design ofthe laptop. Other companies though, purchase casings and put their parts into it, eliminating the need for graphic artists and engineers working side by side to create a body unique to the company. This is the case with CyberPower. They make use of the MSI GT70 0NC body. MSI is a big company that manufactures computer hardware, such as motherboards.Source: Techbilityhttp://techbility.blogspot.com/2012/08/a-surprisingly-affordable-gaming-laptop.html
The overall look of the laptop resembles a stealth fighter plane,with square – ish corners that resemble hexagons. That beingsaid, this laptop is quite bulky. It measures 2.1 inches thick! It’salso 16.5 inches long and 11.3 inches wide.DisplayAs mentioned in the beginning of this article, you get a nice 17.3 –inch screen with 1080p HD.Source: Techbilityhttp://techbility.blogspot.com/2012/08/a-surprisingly-affordable-gaming-laptop.html
To make it affordable, CyberPower doesn’t include matte coating.This makes the screen a standard glossy display, but for $1,399,you really can’t complain.HardwareFor the price, you’ll be surprised at the stuff this laptop packs.To begin, this laptop has a 2.3 GHz Ivy Bridge Intel i7 – 3610QMprocessor. This gives the laptop amazing benchmarks when itcomes to speed and loading times.Also, you get 8 GB of RAM, which is adequate for all of yourneeds. You won’t experience any slow down when you’re playinggames while running other background tasks.Source: Techbilityhttp://techbility.blogspot.com/2012/08/a-surprisingly-affordable-gaming-laptop.html
The GPU in this thing is also powerful. It has the NVIDIA GTX675M, which is basically the second most powerful GPU ofNVIDIA, right behind the newly released 680M. This gives thelaptop some serious gaming capabilities. You can basically playgames in their highest settings without any problems.For storage, you only get one hard drive with 750 GB of space.With ports, you get plenty. You get three USB 3.0 ports and oneUSB 2.0 port. There’s also HDMI, VGA and an eSATA/USBcombo port, giving you a total of five USB ports. A DVD writercompletes the package.ConclusionAll of the hardware discussed in the previous section is the basicconfiguration of the laptop. At 1,400 bucks, you can say that thisisn’t a bad deal at all.With a customizable backlit keyboard and powerful performance,the Xplorer is one amazing laptop that manages to defyexpectations of traditional gaming laptops.If you are itching to sell laptop for cash to get a gaming laptop, theCyberPowerXplorer x7 – 81000 is really a good choiceSource: Techbilityhttp://techbility.blogspot.com/2012/08/a-surprisingly-affordable-gaming-laptop.html