- Graphic Card(s)
The casing of the notebook is made entirely of black plastic. There are no surface textures. The top of the base unit and the back of the lid are rubberized. The speaker bar is located above the keyboard and is angled towards the user. An unmissable power button was placed between the speaker bar and keyboard. On the underside of the device you will find two easy-to-open maintenance flaps that allow access to the entire hardware.
The case is very solid. The device has no weaknesses in terms of stability. The hinges hold the lid firmly in place. It is possible to open the lid with one hand.
The notebook offers a Macro Color Back-Lit keyboard. Change the colors of your illuminated buttons as you want. The main buttons have a size of approximately 15 x 15 mm. Overall, the keys have a normal stroke and a clear pressure point. We like their crisp resistance. All in all, a keyboard with a very good typing feel.
The multi-touch capable touchpad has a size of 10.6 x 6.1 cm. This means there is plenty of space for using gesture control. The smooth surface of the pad makes it easy for the fingers to slide. The various gestures can be switched on and off individually in the configuration menu of the pad. There are two mouse buttons below the pad. They have a short stroke and a clear pressure point.
The device is equipped with an anti-reflective, matt 17.3-inch display that works with a native resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 144 Hz.
The WLAN module also provides the notebook's Bluetooth 5.1 functionality. A Gigabit Ethernet chip from Realtek's RTL8168 / 8111 family handles wired network connections without complaining. The built-in webcam creates images in resolutions up to 1920x1080.
The gaming scion makes maintenance easy for its owner: large flaps allow quick access to the hardware. The device contains two working memory banks. Both the 2x M.2 2280 SSD via PCI-Express 3.0 and the 2.5-inch HDD can be exchanged quickly and easily. It is possible to clean the two fans.
Measures and weight:
396 (L) x 262 (W) x 30 (H) mm, 2.5 kg, battery life approx. 440 min
INTEL Core i7-11800H, clock frequency @ 4.60GHz, Socket 1449, code name Tiger Lake-H45, cores 8 Threads 16, base clock 1.90GHz turbo clock 4.60GHz, SMT yes (Intel Hyper-Threading) memory controller Dual Channel PC4-25600U (DDR4-3200) CPU functions DL Boost, Optane Memory Support, Speed Shift, Hyper-Threading, VT-x, VT-d, VT-x EPT, SSE4. 1, SSE4.2, AVX, AVX2, AVX-512, Thermal Monitoring, Flex Memory Access, VMD, GNA 2.0, IPU 6.0, Smart Sound Technology, Wake on Voice, High Definition Audio, Adaptix Technology, AES-NI, Secure Key , OS Guard, Boot Guard, MBE, CET, Thunderbolt 4, TDP-down (35W), TDP-down frequency (1.90GHz), TDP-up (45W), TDP-up frequency (2.30GHz) L2 cache 10MB ( 8x 1.25MB) L3 cache 24MB chipset interface DMI 3.0, 8GT / s (PCIe 3.0 x8) PCIe lanes 20x PCIe 4.0 memory max.128GB memory bandwidth 51.2GB / s.
The Intel Core i7-11800H is an eight-core / 16 threads processor for gaming notebooks. It is based on the Tiger Lake architecture (H45). The chip offers a TDP of 45 watts (configurable). The processor cores can clock from 2.3 to 4.6 GHz (single core turbo). All cores together can reach a maximum of 4.2 GHz. The processor offers 24 MB level 3 cache and supports DDR4-3200 memory.
Thanks to the new Tiger Lake architecture, the performance is well above its predecessor, the Intel Core i7-10875H (Comet Lake-H, 2.3 - 5.1 GHz, 16 MB L3) (single and multi-core performance). The performance is thus comparable to that of an AMD Ryzen 7 5800H (Zen 3; 3.2 - 4.4 GHz; 16 MB L3).
As with the smaller Tiger Lake chips, WLAN (Wifi 6E) and Thunderbolt 4 / USB 4 are (partially) integrated in the chip for faster, cheaper and space-saving implementations in notebooks. The i7-11800H also offers 20 PCIe 4.0 lanes.
HI-TECH uses only full-copper heatpipe cooling. This type of cooling ensures optimal conditions and makes this unique notebook: While HI-TECH only uses this technology, other manufacturers often obstruct only inferior aluminum / copper hybrid or even pure aluminum coolers. These have a much worse cooling performance. Especially in gaming applications when devices are heavily used, there is a risk that the unit overheats. This leads to the fact that the individual components down contacts for reasons of protection, which minimizes the power of the device enormously. In the worst case, there could be breakdowns and could shorten the life lead. With the HI-TECH-copper heatpipe cooling in contrast the notebook is perfectly chilled even under extreme stress!
Need some examples? Maximum 34.9 ° C on the top and a maximum of 34.5 ° C on the bottom are given the high performance, a very low value. Make long gaming sessions are extremely comfortable, more than 24.5 ° C we could not measure on the palm rest. In idle mode, not even a temperature of 28.4 ° C is exceeded.
One might assume that the low surface temperatures expense of its components. But thought wrong: In our several-hour full load test (Furmark & Prime), the processor and the graphics card was far from critical regions, a maximum of 76 respectively 80 ° C gave the CPUID from Hardware Monitor. In idle mode, the components are shuttled one to nearly 40 ° C.
Mobile INTEL HM570 Express Chipset. The CPU version known from the Core i-10000 "Comet Lake" is still used, but Intel has changed a lot on the platform. The Core-i-11000 processors can use PCI Express 4.0, which doubles the transfer rate per lane and direction to 2 GByte / s. In addition, Intel has increased the number of PCIe lanes. Instead of the previous 16, which were reserved for the graphics card alone, there are now 20 lanes from the 14 nanometer CPU. This allows an M.2 SSD to be connected directly to the processor via four PCIe 4.0 lanes with up to 8 GB / s, which eliminates the bottleneck of the DMI connection with around 3.5 GB / s to the chipset for this SSD.
TEAMGROUP Elite SO-DIMM 16GB, DDR4-3200, type DDR4 SO-DIMM 260-Pin, module 1x 16GB, JEDEC PC4-25600S, CAS Latency CL 22 (corresponds to ~ 13.75ns), Row-to-Column Delay tRCD 22 (corresponds ~ 13.75ns), Row Precharge Time tRP 22 (corresponds to ~ 13.75ns), Active-to-Precharge Time tRAS 52 (corresponds to ~ 32.50ns), voltage 1.2V, module height 30mm.
Perfect choice for laptop users
The TEAMGROUP ELITE series has released a brand new DDR4 SO-DIMM product that complies with the international JEDEC standard. With only 1.2 V working voltage, power consumption can be reduced by 20% compared to the last generation. Therefore, the heat generated by the product itself can be reduced and the ambient temperature of the system can be maintained. It is 100% compatible with the latest chipsets from INTEL. With selected high quality IC chips and strict testing standards, it is the perfect choice for laptop users looking for excellent quality, optimal performance, stability and compatibility.
The Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 is the third fastest mobile ampere graphics card. It is based on the GA106 Ampere chip and offers 6 GB GDDR6 graphics memory with a 192 bit graphics bus. It supports PCIe 4.0 and is available in two different versions with 60 to 115 watts (TGP). The notebook graphics card uses GB5-256 as a package and the chip size should be 40x40mm. The GPU supports eDP 1.4b for connecting the internal monitor.
There is no longer a Max-Q variant, but every TGP version can use the Max-Q technologies (Dynamic Boost, Whispermode).
The performance depends on the TGP variant and the cooling used. On average, it is about the same as an RTX 2070 Super Mobile. As a result, the performance in demanding games is best suited for QHD (2560x1440) and maximum details. Less demanding games can also be played smoothly in 4K.
The GA106 chip offers 4096 FP32 ALUs, half of which can also execute INT32 commands (i.e. 2048 INT32 ALUs). The RTX 3060 only uses 3840 cores. At Turing, all shaders could still run FP32 or INT32. The ray tracing and tensor cores on the chip have also been improved, according to Nvidia.
48.96Wh (4 cells) Lithium-Ions (external/removable)
battery life approx. 440 min.
SAMSUNG SSD PM9A1 256GB, M.2, design Solid State Module (SSM), form factor M.2 2280, interface M.2 / M-Key (PCIe 4.0 x4), read 6400MB / s, write 2700MB / s SLC-Cached, IOPS 4K read / write 500k / 600k, memory modules 3D-NAND TLC, Samsung, 136 layers (V-NAND v6), reliability prognosis 1.5 million hours (MTBF) controller Samsung Elpis (S4LV003), 8 Channels, cache 512MB (LPDDR4), SLC cache, protocol NVMe 1.3c, data protection functions 256bit AES, TCG Opal 2.0, power consumption 0.035W (idle), 0.005W (sleep mode), special features L1.2 low-power standby.
The Samsung OEM SSD PM9A1 is made entirely of semiconductor components and uses NAND flash memory, which has high reliability and advanced technology in a small form factor. Thanks to the support of the Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe) 4.0 interface standard, performance is much faster than that of SATA SSDs. A comparison of the speed makes it clear that the PM9A1 version is definitely ahead. In contrast to the 6,000 MB / s, the two previous models only offered 3,500 MB / s. This is no wonder. After all, both OEMs were equipped with PCIe 3.0 and not the latest PCIe 4.0 standard.
The Samsung PM9A1 is an M.2 SSD with PCIe 4.0 and practically the OEM counterpart to the 980 Pro.
SEAGATE BarraCuda Compute 1TB, 2.5 ", SATA 6Gbps, Form Factor 2.5", 7mm, 5400rpm Speed, 128MB Cache, Power Consumption 1.7W (Run), 0.45W (Idle), 22dB Volume (A) (Run), 20dB (A ) (Idle), recording method Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR), Drive Managed SMR, sectors 4KB with emulation (512e), manufacturer's warranty two years.
Seagate has a very slim 2.5 "hard drive in its BarraCuda series, which offers a good mix of performance and power. Thanks to the low height of just 7 mm, the hard drive can not only be used in a desktop PC, mini PC or notebook, but it also fits in many ultrabooks, in which for a 2.5 "hard drive with a" normal " "Height of 9.5 mm is not enough space available.
With a rotation speed of 5,400 RPM, the Seagate is not one of the fastest 2.5 "hard drives on the market, but it provides sufficient power to be used as a convenient data storage in addition to an SSD, which is used as a system drive. Thanks to the low speed, the hard disk also works very quietly and saves energy.
No optical disc drive in the system!
Interfaces / Card reader / Webcam / WLan:
1x USB-A 2.0
2x USB-A 3.2 (1x Gen1 / 1x Gen2)
1x USB-C 3.2 Gen2 (DisplayPort: yes (1.4), laptop charger function: no)
1x HDMI output (with HDCP)
1x Mini DisplayPort 1.4
1x 2-in-1 audio (headphone / microphone input)
1x Microphone input
1x RJ45 port (LAN)
1x 6-in1 card reader
Realtek Gigabit LAN
WLAN Module (M.2 2230) Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX200 with Bluetooth 5.1 or Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 with Bluetooth 5.1
1.0M HD Webcam
Integrated WLAN. For more information click "Motherboard" or "Interfaces" !
The ultimate pleasure for your ears thanks to Creative Sound Blaster Cinema.
MSI, the world's leader in motherboards and graphics cards has chosen Creative Sound Blaster Cinema audio technology for its new motherboard lineup. Sound Blaster is the leading brand in PC gaming audio and MSI is excited about the prospect of providing class-leading audio technology with its motherboards. Thanks to the Sound Blaster Cinema suite of audio technologies, gamers can enjoy upgraded surround sound through their stereo headphones, enhanced gaming sound effects and Smart Volume control for long gaming sessions.
When using Sound Blaster Cinema, gamers will be able to hear their opponents more clearly and easily while enjoying the competitive advantage of accurate positional audio to reveal the precise location of their opponents.
Sound Blaster Cinema
Armed with the technology of the biggest name in PC gaming audio, gamers can leverage Sound Blaster Cinema to get the best sound enhancements for today's games powered by Sound Blaster SBX Pro Studio technology. Each of the five technologies of SBX Pro Studio is focused on delivering a more immersive gaming experience:
-SBX Bass - SBX Bass technology dramatically improves the sound experience by expanding the low frequency tones
-SBX Crystalizer - Ensures that every audio detail is heard by restoring the "highs" and "lows" that are compromised with audio compression
-SBX Dialog Plus - SBX Dialog Plus intelligently enhances voices in games and moves for dramatically clearer dialog
-SBX Surround - Goes beyond 7.1 surround sound creating unprecedented levels of audio realism including stunning surround effects that produce virtual speakers around, above and below you
-SBX Smart Volume - Address the problem of abrupt volume level changes in games by intelligently applying gain and attenuation to deliver consistent volume levels
Microsoft Windows 10 Professional 64Bit, pre-installed with all necessary device drivers. Switch on and get started!
The launch of Windows 10 and the associated developments are among the most important market launches in Microsoft's corporate history. Windows 10 not only brings a new version of the operating system onto the market, Windows 10 enables a new platform generation:
"We want to ensure that we offer developers the largest and most vibrant user base for their applications," said Satya Nadella in his opening keynote at BUILD 2015 in San Francisco. Windows 10 is now available in 190 countries and 111 languages.
The browser is really new in Windows 10: Edge replaces Internet Explorer. The new browser doesn't just have the cooler name. It is also much faster. In almost all browser benchmarks, Edge depends on IE 11 from Windows 8.1. It can almost double its pace in Mozilla's Kraken benchmark. It looks the same in Google's Octane 2.0 test. Its pace remains roughly the same in the Sunspider test and the Peacekeeper benchmark. Conclusion: When it comes to the browser speed, Windows 10 with Edge catches up a lot. In Kraken and Octane, Edge overtakes the competition, in the Sunspider he stays ahead. The old conditions are only preserved in the Peacekeeper test.
Microsoft already shortened the start times of Windows extremely with Windows 8. If the computer is switched off using "Shut down", it does not switch itself off, but only goes into hibernation - from which it can wake up more quickly. Even with a real Katlstart or restart, Windows 8.1 is slightly slower: However, over time, Windows remembers the files that it needs for the start: The start time is shortened with repeated starts. After ten starts, the two operating systems were almost on par with 20 seconds (Windows 10) and 22 seconds (Windows 8.1).
Windows is actually getting faster and faster the older it gets: For most components, manufacturers are releasing ever more up-to-date drivers that accelerate the hardware. Windows feels like it is getting slower and slower: This is mostly due to the fact that the autostart folder is filling up with more and more entries, more and more tools are running in the background and more and more programs that are no longer used are littering the memory. The performance tests show hardly any difference between Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. Sometimes one system is faster, sometimes the other. But all the results are so closely related - with less than three percent difference - that no difference is noticeable in practice. This also applies to tests such as Cinebench R15, which primarily check the processor performance. Even if we repeated the tests several times, nothing changed: When saving and buffering frequently used files, nothing seems to have changed between Windows 8.1 and 10. Conclusion: When it comes to hardware performance, Windows 10 is as fast as Windows 8.1 - or vice versa. So that Windows 10 stays fast, the same rules apply as always with Windows: Install the latest drivers and keep the system clean.
Windows 10 comes with the new Direct X12 3D interface. DX12 is designed to allow game programmers to use the capabilities of the GPU more efficiently. Computers with less powerful graphics cards can also benefit from this and display graphically complex games more smoothly. At the moment, the potential of DX12 can only be demonstrated using synthetic benchmarks such as the API overhead test. Conclusion: Windows 10 has the potential to accelerate games on weaker systems thanks to the DX12. But the concrete results will only show games that use DX12. The first should appear at the end of the year.
Windows 10 lays a good foundation: the hardware manufacturers have to use this to tease out a performance plus with improved drivers. Or in the case of Direct X12 game programmers who use the capabilities of the new interface in games.
HI-TECH anti-cucumber guarantee (already included in full when purchasing a HI-TECH PC and / or notebook)
a) Complete assembling of the PC system or notebook including serial number management
b) Optimization of the cabling between the individual PC components for the purpose of optimal air flow in the system
c) Optimization and performance enhancement of various hardware components (GraKa / CPU etc.)
d) Installation of the latest BIOS updates (motherboard, GraKa)
e) Complete configuration of the BIOS settings to provide the maximum performance and reliability of the PC system + storage of the settings in order to be able to reload them later (e.g. after changing the BIOS battery)
f) free hotline
g) 24-hour long-term test for quality control of the PC components
Enjoy a Breathtaking Gaming Experience with the Systems of HI-TECH!
Our perfectly configured high performance systems offer you the power that you need to win against all your opponents. Real graphics and extreme performance lead you into new dimensions of gaming. Independent journalists attest: our PCs and notebooks are a "masterpiece" (Ingame.de) and the "antithesis of the iMac" (Profil.at)
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