Items tagged with GTX 280M

Hard-core gamers are all about squeezing the best performance they can out of their rigs, while ensuring that the visual quality of the games they play are at the highest settings possible. As desktop PCs typically have access to higher-end components than notebooks--and are also far more configurable, upgradable, and tweakable--the vast majority of gamers opt for desktop systems. But with the increased performance potential of today's notebook components and their portability (LAN party anyone?), high-end gaming notebooks are becoming increasingly popular with the gaming crowd.That said, you still won't see the same performance potential from a gaming notebook over a gaming desktop; and you'll... Read more...
It looks like MAINGEAR and AVADirect.com are going to have to battle it out for the “world’s most powerful gaming notebook” title. Earlier today, we told you AVADirect is offering the Clevo M980NU, which supports quad-core mobile processors, two GTX 280M video cards, up to 8GB of 1333 MHz DDR3 memory, and has a 1080P 18.4-inch screen. Now, we’d like to spend a little bit of time on MAINGEAR’s new eX-L 18 laptop, which offers an Intel Core 2 Extreme CPU, dual NVIDIA GeForce GTX 280M GPUs, GPU Computing with NVIDIA CUDA, and 1080p HD resolution on a 18.4-inch screen. So which model should win the “world’s most powerful” title? We’ll let you be the judge. Full details regarding MAINGEAR’s new eX-L... Read more...