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Feb 17, 2017

EUROCOM Shark 5 is the perfect laptop for students and is now 20% off through the Eurocom Education Program until the end of February

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

The EUROCOM Shark 5 is the perfect laptop for students with the combination of a massive 20% discount and a load of amazing features.

The Skylake based Shark 5 is slim (28.5 mm/1.1 inch), lightweight (2.5 kg), sleek and powerful, with on-board GPU and CPU for maximum battery life and an internal Ultra Slim Optical Drive. A beautiful soft rubber coating is a perfect way to finish off the Shark 5 in a high quality, beautiful fashion.

The EUROCOM Shark 5 has ample performance for nearly any task and is packed with features that make the EUROCOM Shark 5 perfect for students.

What makes the EUROCOM Shark 5 perfect for students?
• 3G/4G/LTE module Support for internet on the go
• Slim Line Optical Drive / Disk Drive
• NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M graphics with 2 GB GDDR5 memory & Intel HD Graphics 530
• Microsoft Hybrid graphics switching technology for maximum battery life
• Trusted Platform Module 2.0, Fingerprint Reader for enhanced security and encryption
• Lightweight (2.5 kg)
• Intel Core i7 6700HQ processor with 4 cores, 8 threads
• Upgradeable memory and storage

EUROCOM Shark 5 Product Page.

The Shark 5 is prewired for LTE or UMTS/HSPA/3G/4G card module support, through an M.2 slot, so students can have a reliable WAN internet connection on the go.

User upgradeability and user configurability are core tenets of all Eurocom systems; the Shark 5 is no different with upgradeable memory, storage, display, wireless card and keyboard. The EUROCOM Shark 5 supports two memory modules for up to 32 GB of DDR3-1600 memory and one M.2 SSD SATA PCIe Gen2 x2/x4 and two 9.5 mm HDD/SSD SATA for up to 4.5TB of storage.

The EUROCOM Shark 5 has an optical drive! We recognized this need for many customers so we listened by offering the Shark 5 with an upgradeable optical drive that can be a DVD drive, Blu-Ray drive or an additional storage drive bay.

The EUROCOM Shark 5 comes with a high quality white backlit keyboard with three brightness settings that can be easily changed through a keyboard hot key, for easy typing in the dark. X-structure, key technology is utilized for a great typing experience.

The high levels of security in the EUROCOM Shark 5 are brought on by the TPM 2.0 can save organizations and individuals in IT management costs.

Graphics performance comes from an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M with 2 GB GDDR5 memory and Intel HD Graphics 530. The GPUs are switchable between iGPU and dGPU using Microsoft Hybrid Graphics to give customers great performance and outstanding battery life.

The EUROCOM Shark 5 has an Intel HM170 Express Chipset running the Intel Core i7 6700HQ processor with 4 cores, 8 threads running at 2.6 GHz up to 3.5 GHz, with integrated Intel® HD Graphics 530. Due to Hyper-Threading, the four cores can handle up to eight threads in parallel leading to better overall utilization of the CPU. The i7-6700HQ is rated at a TDP of 45 W including graphics card and memory controller.

About Eurocom:
Eurocom is the leading developer of long lifespan, fully upgradable notebooks, as well as, high-performance mobile workstations and servers since 1989. Eurocom prides itself as an Industry leader in providing ground-breaking technology and continues to engineer innovative solutions that inspire individuals and companies to new growth and development. For more information on Eurocom please visit us at www.eurocom.com.