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Sep 19, 2016

Eurocom launches world’s first 120Hz QHD 2560-by-1440 pixels, 17.3” LCD panels with superb 5ms refresh rates in its Sky X7E2 and X9E2 super gaming laptops

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

Eurocom adds world’s first 120Hz ultra high refresh rate QHD G-sync panel to display options list in 17.3” EUROCOM Sky X7E2 and Sky X9E2 fully upgradeable super gaming laptops.

For the most demanding users on the planet, the EUROCOM Sky X9E2 or X7E2 can be customized with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics and an AUO QHD 17.3” panel for exquisite graphics and visuals. Customers can add 64 GB of memory, an Intel Core i7 6700k processor and M.2 NVMe PCIe x4 SSD storage drives for the ultimate mobile workhorse.

EUROCOM Sky X7E2 and Sky X9E2 Display Options:
- 17.3-inch (43.9cm); FHD IPS 1920x1080; MATTE (Non-Glare); 300nts; 700:1; 72% NTSC; eDP 30pin;LP173WF4 SPD1
- 120Hz; 17.3-inch (43.9cm) QHD (3K); 2560x1440; eDP;TN; MATTE (Non-Glare); 700:1; 300nts; 5ms; eDP; AUO B173HAN01.3
- 120Hz; 17.3-inch (43.9cm) FHD 1920x1080; MATTE (Non-Glare); IPS; 700:1; 300nts; eDP; AUO B173HAN01.1
- 17.3-inch (43.9cm); 4K UHD 3840x2160; MATTE IPS; eDP; 1000:1; Adobe RBG 100%; 400nts; AUO B173ZAN01.0


Eurocom is pleased to announce that our customers can now customize their Sky X7E2 and X9E2 with the world’s first 17.3-inch 120Hz ultra high refresh rate QHD (2560 x 1440) gaming notebook PC panel with mere 5ms super-fast response time and 1.8 times higher pixel density than full HD, making it the panel with the highest resolution among 120Hz models. The panel is capable of demonstrating extremely smooth and impressive picture quality, setting a new standards for gaming notebook PC panel specifications.

The Sky X9E2 is a VR Ready super high performance supercomputer laptop. Packing a desktop CPU and dual desktop GPU cooled with liquid metal paste, and supported by an unlocked system BIOS, overclocking a laptop has never been so easy.

This EUROCOM Sky X9E2 platform packs support for SLI NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Pascal graphics, the powerful Skylake Intel Core Intel i7-6700K Desktop Processor, up to 64GB of DDR4 3000MHz memory and up to 6TB of RAID 0/1 storage with four drives including two NVMe based M.2 SSDs.

EUROCOM Sky X7E2 is a full size notebook that supports four 260-pin DDR4 SODIMM up to 64GB, up to four internal drives including two M.2 SSD’s all of which support RAID 0/1, or GTX 1080 or1070 running up to 190W per card. It offers easy access to internal components to allow future upgradeability by the user. The Intel Z170 Express platform enables the Sky X7E2 to provide users with the tools needed to redefine the limits of mobile performance with such features as dual SATA 6Gbp/s connections, five USB 3.0 ports, SSD caching technologies and full XTU overclocking support with unlocked CPUs and overclockable Pascal graphics.

The EUROCOM Sky X7E2 is equipped with one MXM 3 slot rated at up to 190 W that is able to support NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (8 GB GDDR5X) or 1070 (8 GB GDDR5X) Pascal Graphics. The Sky X9E2 is equipped with dual MXM 3.0 slots rated up 190W per GPU and is ready to SLI the fastest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070, 1080 GPUs. The Sky X7E2 and Sky X9E2 was designed from the beginning as a no-compromise gaming platform, so there are no bottlenecks from hybrid graphics switching solutions such as Optimus or Enduro, just raw performance.

EUROCOM Sky X7E2 Specifications:
Display: 17.3-inch; FHD (2K) 1920x1080; QHD (3K) 2560x1440 or UltraHD (4K) 3840x2160
Chipset: Intel Z170 Express (Skylake)
Processor: socketed desktop LGA1151 CPU, up to Intel i7-6700K, fully unlocked
Memory: up to 64GB; DDR4-3000; 4 SODIMM sockets
VGA Technology: NVIDIA GeForce: GTX 1080 (8GB GDDR5X) or 1070 (8GB GDDR5); one MXM 3.0 slot; up to 190W
Display Technology: supports 4 external monitors via 2x DP 1.3, 1x HDMI 2.0 and 1x HDMI 2.0 or DP1.2 (via USB 3.1 type C port); Nvidia Surround View
Storage: up to 5TB with 4 drives; 2x HDD/SSD (SATA3) + 2x M.2 PCIe Gen3 x4/SATA3; RAID 0/1/5/10; supports NVMe SSDs
Communications: 1Gb LAN RJ-45 port Killer E2400 + M.2 WLAN/Bluetooth
Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows: 10, 8.1 and 7
Card Reader: 6-in-1 MMC/RSMMC/SD/miniSD/SDHC/SDXC up to UHS-II
Keyboard: Illuminated, backlit with customizable 7-colours
Security: TPM 2.0, Fingerprint and Kensington Lock
Audio System: Sound Blaster X-Fi MB5; external 7.1CH audio output; headphone out, microphone in, S/PDIF and Line-in port; two built-in ONKYO Speakers (2.2W)+ Subwoofer (2.5W)
Ports: 2x USB 3.1 type C (HDMI 2.0/DP 1.2/Thunderbolt 3); 2x miniDP 1.3; 1x HDMI 2.0; 3x USB 3.0 ; 1x USB 3.0 (Powered USB, AC/DC); S/PDIF; Headphone; Mic; Line-in; RJ45 (LAN)
Weight and dimensions: 3.9kg / 8.58lb; WxDxH 418x295x39.9mm / 16.72x11.81x1.6-inch

EUROCOM Sky X9E2 Specifications:
Display: 17.3-inch; FHD (2K) 1920x1080; QHD (3K) 2560x1440 or UltraHD (4K) 3840x2160
Chipset: Intel Z170 Express (Skylake)
Processor: socketed desktop LGA1151 CPU, up to Intel i7-6700K, fully unlocked
Memory: up to 64GB; DDR4-2133, 2400 or 2666; 4 SODIMM sockets
VGA Technology: NVIDIA GeForce next gen desktop GTX: single or Dual SLI; two MXM 3.0 slots
Display Technology: supports 4 external monitors via 2x DP 1.2, 1x HDMI 2.0 and 1x HDMI 2.0 or DP1.2 (via USB 3.1 type C port); Nvidia Surround View
Storage: up to 6 TB with 4 drives; 2x HDD/SSD (SATA3) + 2x M.2 PCIe Gen3 x4/SATA3; RAID 0/1/5/10; supports NVMe SSDs
Communications: two 1Gb LAN RJ-45 ports Killer E2400 + M.2 WLAN/Bluetooth; Killer DoubleShot X3
Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows: 10, 8.1 and 7
Card Reader: 6-in-1 MMC/RSMMC/SD/miniSD/SDHC/SDXC up to UHS-II
Keyboard: Illuminated, backlit with customizable 7-colours
Security: TPM 2.0, Fingerprint and Kensington Lock
Audio System: Sound Blaster X-Fi MB5; external 7.1CH audio output; headphone out, microphone in, S/PDIF and Line-in port; two built-in FORSTER Speakers (2.2W)+ Subwoofer (2.5W)
Ports: 2x USB 3.1 type C (HDMI 2.0/DP 1.2/Thunderbolt 3); 2x miniDP 1.2; 1x HDMI 2.0; 5x USB 3.0 (1x Powered USB AC/DC); S/PDIF; Headphone; Mic; Line-in; 2x RJ45 (LAN)
Weight and dimensions: 5.5kg / 12.1lbs; WxDxH 428x308x47.2mm / 17.12x12.32x1.88-inch

About Eurocom:
Eurocom is a leading developer and innovator 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.