Measuring at less than 0.86 of an inch and weighing in at just 6 lbs.
NVIDIA Optimus graphics technology delivers long battery life when you need it, and maximum frame rates when you don’t. Get 768 CUDA cores operating at 850MHz + Boost – over twice the performance of the previous generation, for incredible 3D visuals in the latest, most intensive games. And with a FullHD 1080p screen, the clarity and detail are truly amazing.
All metal alloy construction & the most visually refined portable gaming notebook on the market.
Intel’s Core i7 4700MQ is a quad-core, hyperthreaded beast, but laps power like a kitten. Operating at up to 3.4GHz with Turbo Boost 2.0, this 22nm processor is the fourth generation in a venerable line of Core processors, and it is optimized for maximum battery life without sacrificing performance. Eight threads of processing power means this gaming book will deliver the power for any application from video editing to 3D design and engineering. Road warriors, we have your ultimate solution for work and play.
Maingear uses Glasurit® paint, the same that goes onto the likes of Porsche and BMW.
Available with our award-winning paint jobs, you can customize the Pulse 17 to fit your style. All of our paint is applied in house at MAINGEAR. While others may send their product out to third parties to apply sub-standard paint jobs, at MAINGEAR we take paint so seriously we built our own in-house team utilizing the only finest in Glasurit paints and premium hardware. To top it off, our staff has over 30 years individual experience in painting the world’s super cars and hot rods – meaning your system shares a thing or two with the finest automobiles in the world aside from just raw horsepower.
A lit keyboard that’s fully customizeable. A beautiful 1080p screen with matte finish to cut down on glare. An AMAZING sound stage featuring Sound Blaster Cinema Audio. A real network jack, and a Killer E2200 one to boot. Dual, independent fans for the CPU and GPU. Room for dual 128GB mSATA SSDs in RAID 0 for 256GB of blazing fast storage in addition to a spare 1TB mechanical drive for data and backup. The Pulse 17 is never short on convenience, performance, aesthetics, or cooling.
Take your pick of Killer Wireless for low-latency gaming or Intel’s 802.11ac adapter for unrivaled bandwidth for quickly transferring large files over the network. Either way, we’ve got you connected with Bluetooth as well!
Designed to bring the same great audio experience found in live performances, films, and recording studios.