Eurocom announced the new EUROCOM Scorpius ultra high performance notebook. The new platform supports dual SLI and CrossfireX graphics technology from NVIDIA and AMD, the Intel Core i7 3920XM Extreme Edition Processor, up to 64GB of DDR3 1866MHz memory and RAID 0/1/5 with three storage drives plus one mSATA drive. Driving the system are Intel's newest 22nm Ivy Bridge processors. When equipped with a quad core, Hyper-Threaded Intel Core i7-3920XM Extreme Edition processor running at up to 3.8 GHz with 8MB of L3 cache, the Scorpius delivers "class-leading multi-tasking and multi-threaded performance," the company says.
Scorpius can be customized for multiple roles, such as an NVIDIA powered Quadro Workstation, a gaming notebook or as a professional graphics supercomputer. The full-size notebook supports 4 RAM slots up to 64GB, up to three internal 1TB physical drives with RAID 0/1/5, mSATA SSD, and up to two 100W VGA cards running in CrossfireX or SLI configuration. It is equipped with a full range of I/O ports, including but not limited to DisplayPort 1.2, HDMI 1.4a, four USB 3.0 and eSATA.
Using durable ABS plastics and top quality manufacturing technology, the Scorpius weighs just 3.5kg (7.7lbs) and is less than 50mm thick (1.9 inches) when closed.
The unit supports the 28nm NVIDIA Quadro workstation class graphics cards, including the Quadro K5000M, K4000M and K3000M cards. It can fit up to three storage drives with the third drive being co-shared with the optical drive.
The 17.3-inch full HD 1920x1080 display can be configured with the choice of glossy or matte panels based on user preference.
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Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company's website.