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Sep 05, 2013

EUROCOM adds 1.5 TB single hard drive into the world's most powerful 11.6" super-notebook

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Braden Taylor
613-656-7961
btaylor@eurocom.com

Eurocom 11.6" Monster gets the largest single mobile storage drive on earth, 1.5 TB HGST Travelstar 5k1500 SATA 6 Gb/s HDD option

Eurocom, (www.eurocom.com) has added the 1.5 TB HGST Travelstar 5k1500 SATA 6 Gb/s HDD, the largest 2.5”, 9.5 mm thin mobile storage drive, to the 11.6” Monster Ultraportable Notebook to meet customers demand for large storage capacity and high performance.

“The Monster is a small form factor ultraportable notebook capable of running multiple virtual machines and multiple operating systems with up to 16GB memory and 1.5 TB storage while weighing under 4 lbs and having a battery that lasts over 400 minutes!” Mark Bialic, Eurocom President.

1.5 terabyte, 6Gb/s SATA mobile hard drives are perfect for use within the EUROCOM Monster where user’s demand increasingly large storage capacity and blazing speed.

“The EUROCOM Monster is like we stuffed a High Performance Notebook into a Netbook form factor, it always had the performance and now it can be customized with a massive amount of high capacity 1.5 TB, high speed 6 Gb/s SATA storage, in other words, the Monster is the perfect system for enterprise class users running multiple VMs that require a small package and extremely easy mobility” Mark Bialic, Eurocom President.

The EUROCOM Monster is a highly customizable notebook with the ability for the customer to choose a variety of processors, storage drives, displays, memory capacities, warranties, operating systems. At Eurocom, customers get exactly what they want and the in the future have the ability to upgrade their system because Eurocom continues to offer upgrade service for past models.

Travelstar 5K1500 drives ship with a 32 MB cache buffer and a 0.5 watt low power idle, which offers high performance, energy efficient operation for longer battery life in the Panther Mobile Workstation. The 1.5 TB HGST Travelstar 5k1500 offers operating shock of 400G/2ms to protect against drops and bumps while on the go, in the toughest environments. A dual stage actuator is also included for track miss registration improvements for greater data integrity and reliability.

At the core of the Monster 1.0, users have an NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M to do their bidding, with 2GB of video memory, 384 cores, with the graphics clock running at 850 MHz this new graphics powerhouse is the ultimate mobile gaming and professional machine, all in a super small and portable form factor. With Optimus support, the EUROCOM Monster can run for up to 410 minutes on one charge.

Travel Star 5K1000 Specifications:
• Capacity: 1.5 Terabyte
• Interface: SATA III (6Gb/s)
• Rotation Speed: 5400 rpm
• Load/Unload Cycles: 600 000
• Media Transfer rate: 998 Mbits/sec. max
• Interface Transfer Rate: 600 MB/sec, max
• Physical Dimensions: 9.5x100x70mm; 118 g

About Eurocom:
Eurocom is a leading developer of long lifespan, fully upgradable notebooks, high performance mobile workstations and mobile servers since 1989. Eurocom has produced many firsts and continues to engineer solutions that inspire and enable individuals and companies to reach great possibilities. For more information on Eurocom please visit www.eurocom.com.

Resources:
Online Release: http://web.eurocom.com/ec/ec_GetReleaseB(201)
EUROCOM Monster Product Page: http://web.eurocom.com/ec/ec_model_config1(1,228,0)x
EUROCOM Monster Images: http://web.eurocom.com/ec/ec_images(228)x