•  Date Published: 17 Jan 2023
  • Intel Core i7-1255U
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX550
  • 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • 512GB SSD
  • 8GB DDR4
  • 2.20 kg (4.9 lbs)


  • 2x SODIMM, 2x M.2 PCIe x4 (one Gen 4)
  • Great cooling and performance
  • Comfortable viewing angles and good contrast ratio
  • No PWM
  • Light chassis
  • Thunderbolt 4 + fingerprint reader


  • Covers only 52% of the sRGB gamut
  • No SD card reader


  • 512GB SSD
  • M.2 Slot
  • 1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 4.0 x4 + 1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4  See photo
  • RAM
  • 8GB DDR4
  • OS
  • No OS
  • Body Material
  • Plastic / Polycarbonate, Aluminum
  • Dimensions
  • 402.1 x 257.9 x 19.9 mm (15.83" x 10.15" x 0.78")
  • Weight
  • 2.20 kg (4.9 lbs)
  • Ports and connectivity
  • 3x USB Type-A
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C
  • 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), Thunderbolt 4, Power Delivery (PD), DisplayPort
  • HDMI
  • Card Reader
  • Ethernet LAN
  • 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth
  • 5.1
  • Audio jack
  • 3.5mm Combo Jack
  • Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • 2x Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot
  • Kensington Lock

DISPLAY: 17.3-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

  • Name
  • BOE NV173FHM-N49 (BOE084E)
  • Diagonal
  • 17.3"
  • Pixel density
  • 127.34 ppi
  • Brightness
  • 303 cd/m2
  • sRGB
  • 50%
  • PWM frequency
  • No PWM (Flicker-Free)
  • Panel Type
  • IPS
  • Resolution
  • 1920x1080
  • Becomes "Retina" from
  • 27 inches (69 cm)
  • Contrast
  • 1170:1
  • dE Color Checker
  • 5.0 4.1
  • PWM Rating
  • 10.0: (safe)

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Office Work

Office Work should be used mostly by users who spend most of the time looking at pieces of text, tables or just surfing. This profile aims to deliver better distinctness and clarity by keeping a flat gamma curve (2.20), native color temperature and perceptually accurate colors.

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This profile is aimed at designers who work with colors professionally, and for games and movies as well. Design and Gaming takes display panels to their limits, making them as accurate as possible in the sRGB IEC61966-2-1 standard for Web and HDTV, at white point D65.


Health-Guard eliminates the harmful Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM) and reduces the negative Blue Light which affects our eyes and body. Since it’s custom tailored for every panel, it manages to keep the colors perceptually accurate. Health-Guard simulates paper so the pressure on the eyes is greatly reduced.

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-1255U