XMG CORE 17 - UNDERCOVER GAMING

The XMG CORE 17 is characterized by an excellent price/performance ratio and an elegantly understated design. These are the key features that characterize the XMG CORE 17 according to the motto "Undercover Gaming". An Intel Core i7 mobile processor and NVIDIA's new GeForce graphics chips up to the mid-range top model GTX 1660 Ti form a well-balanced basis for breathtaking Full HD gaming with a very high level of detail.

SPECIFICATION

Full HD IPS Display

144 Hz | non-glare

Intel Core i7-9750H

2,6 – 4,5 GHz | 6 Cores/12 Threads

max. GeForce GTX 1660 Ti

6 GB GDDR6 Memory

max. 64 GB RAM

2x SO-DIMM DDR4 | 2666 MHz

FAST GEFORCE GTX GPUS

Current graphics cards up to the GeForce GTX 1660 Ti form an impressive basis for the rendering of demanding Full HD gaming applications. NVIDIA’s upper mid-range graphics cards are based on the modern, efficient Turing architecture and offer an impressive price/performance ratio. Compared to its own predecessor generation, the computing power of the new mid-range flagship is up to 50 percent higher. Thus, the graphics card is well prepared even for upcoming game titles.

FIRST-CLASS IMAGE QUALITY THANKS TO IPS PANEL

To ensure Full HD gaming with the best possible display quality, the XMG CORE 17 uses a display with a high-quality IPS panel. This guarantees bright, intense colors and operates at a fast frame rate of 144 Hz. Other advantages of the technology include high viewing angle stability, high-contrast reproduction and outstanding black levels, from which the wide-ranging and easily recognisable gradation of dark screen contents benefits in particular.

LIGHTWEIGHT WITH COMPACT ELEGANCE

Clear lines and an elegant and simple exterior are among the fundamental virtues of the XMG CORE 17. This deliberate understatement combines the gaming notebook with high-quality, stable workmanship to create a homogeneous overall package. Despite its respectable performance, the 17.3-inch device also cuts a fine figure in mobile use thanks to its low weight of only 2.5 kg.

MOBILE HIGH-PERFORMANCE PROCESSOR

Intel’s Core i7-9750H from the ninth core generation is characterized by a renewed increase in clock rates with consistently high efficiency. In contrast to the Core i5 CPU usually used in mid-range devices, the Core i7 has higher power reserves. The six-core processor works with a base clock of 2.6 GHz and reaches up to 4.5 GHz via Turbo Boost. Including the CPU cache expanded to 12 MB, this results in a high-performance solution for games and many other computationally intensive applications.

FLEXIBILITY THANKS TO A WIDE RANGE OF CONNECTIONS

A large number of external interfaces gives the laptop a high degree of versatility in the daily application environment: Two G-SYNC-capable Mini DisplayPorts and HDMI output with HDCP support are available for image output to additional external monitors. Four USB ports including a modern type C port, an Ethernet port for wired network connections and an integrated multi-card reader result in a universal all-round carefree package that also includes two separate audio jacks for headphones and microphone.

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TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION

Display

17.3″ Full HD IPS | 144 Hz | Thin Bezel | non-glare | 95% sRGB

Chipset

Mobile Intel HM370 Express

Processor

Intel Core i7-9750H | 2,6 – 4,5 GHz | 6 Cores/12 Threads | 12 MB Cache | 45 Watts

Graphics

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 | 4 GB GDDR6
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti | 6 GB GDDR6
Display connection: via NVIDIA Optimus
HDMI, Mini DisplayPorts connection: direct

Memory

2x 260 Pins SO-DIMM socket, with DDR4 dual channel support, up to 64 GB

Storage

1x M.2 2280 SSD via PCI-Express x4 (supports RAID 0/1) or SATA III
1x M.2 2280 SSD via PCI-Express x4 (supports RAID 0/1)
1x 2,5″ SSD/HDD (7 mm)

Audio

High Definition Audio
2.1 speaker system
Microphone with noise cancelling
Sound Blaster Cinema 5

Keyboard

RGB keyboard with 4 fully configurable zones and numeric keypad

Touchpad

Microsoft Precision Touchpad with multi-gesture- & scroll-function, two integrated buttons

Ports

1x USB-A 2.0
2x USB-A 3.0
1x USB-C 3.1 Gen1 (DisplayPort: no, PowerDelivery: no)
2x Mini DisplayPort 1.4 (supports G-SYNC-compatible monitor)
1x HDMI 2.0 (with HDCP 2.2)
1x Headphone-out
1x Mic-in
1x RJ45 Port (LAN)
1x Card reader (MMC/SD/SDHC/SDXC)

Communication

Realtek Gigabit LAN
WLAN 802.11a/b/g/n/ac + Bluetooth 5
HD Webcam

Security

Kensington Lock
TPM 2.0 (via Intel PTT)

Dimensions

395.7 x 260.8 x 30.05 mm (W x D x H)

Weight

ca. 2.5 kg

Power supply

150 Watts (GTX 1650)
180 Watts (GTX 1660 Ti)

Battery

Changeable 46 wh Li-poly battery (screwed)

Included in box

Laptop (incl. battery), power supply, driver CD/USB-stick, manual