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Optimus IX Review

zioait

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I'm gonna start this off by saying this laptop is great. Games run fantastic on it (e.g. with overwatch I get over 60fps at ultra 4K!). When it first arrived, however, it was slightly dodgy. There was a problem with the preinstalled control center which caused the laptop to freeze up and had to be force shut down. However, after reinstalling it from the provided disc with drivers and such, it worked fine. It's got a great build quality and took suprisingly little time from ordering to it being delivered to me. I would recommend pcspecialist to anyone looking for a gaming laptop.

These are the specs that I went for:
Chassis & Display Optimus Series: 15.6" Matte 4K IPS 60Hz 72% NTSC LED Widescreen (3840x2160)
Processor (CPU) Intel® Core™ i7 Six Core Processor 8750H (2.2GHz, 4.1GHz Turbo)
Memory (RAM) 12GB Corsair 2133MHz SODIMM DDR4 (1 x 8GB 1 x 4GB)
Graphics Card NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 - 6.0GB GDDR5 Video RAM - DirectX® 12.1
1st Hard Disk 1TB SEAGATE 7mm SERIAL ATA III 2.5" HARD DRIVE WITH 128MB CACHE (5,400rpm)
1st M.2 SSD Drive 128GB ADATA SU800 M.2 2280 (560 MB/R, 300 MB/W)
Memory Card Reader Integrated 6 in 1 Card Reader (SD /Mini SD/ SDHC / SDXC / MMC / RSMMC)
AC Adaptor 1 x 180W AC Adaptor
Battery Optimus IX Series 6 Cell Lithium Ion Battery
Power Cable 1 x 1 Metre Cloverleaf UK Power Cable
Thermal Paste STANDARD THERMAL PASTE FOR SUFFICIENT COOLING
Sound Card 2 Channel High Def. Audio + SoundBlaster™ Cinema 3
Bluetooth & Wireless GIGABIT LAN & WIRELESS INTEL® AC-9260 M.2 (1.73Gbps, 802.11AC) +BT 5.0
USB Options 1 x USB 3.1 PORT (Type C) + 2 x USB 3.0 PORTS + 1 x USB 2.0 PORT
Keyboard Language RGB BACKLIT UK KEYBOARD
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Zottex

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I now have a notebook msi that is very silent in gaming mode. cpu and gpu are very frresh and the fans are at the minimum load. so i can play silently.
now i have a i5 7300 and a 1050. it has 3 pipe for gpu and 3 pipe for cpu....

but i want now an optimus IX with a 1060 but i had to choice between i5 8300 or i7 8750...
 
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