•  Date Published: 17 Nov 2021
  • Intel Core i7-1065G7
  • Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7
  • 17.3”, HD+ (1600 x 900), TN
  • 8000GB SSD
  • 1x 8GB DDR4 + 1x 16GB DDR4
  • 2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)


  • Adequate pricing
  • 1x RAM SODIMM + 1x M.2 NVMe + 2.5-inch SATA drive bay
  • MicroSD card reader
  • No PWM (BOE NT173WDM-N24 (BOE091A))


  • Battery life is only average (still respectable given the tiny 32Wh unit)
  • 2/3 USB Type-A ports are slow
  • Narrow viewing angles and poor contrast ratio (BOE NT173WDM-N24 (BOE091A))
  • Not a great build quality


  • 8TB SSD
  • RAM
  • 1x 8GB DDR4 + 1x 16GB DDR4
  • OS
  • Windows 11 Pro
  • Body Material
  • Plastic / Polycarbonate
  • Dimensions
  • 406.9 x 256 x 19.9 mm (16.02" x 10.08" x 0.78")
  • Weight
  • 2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)
  • Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-A
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 2x USB Type-A
  • 2.0
  • HDMI
  • Card Reader
  • microSD
  • Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth
  • 5.0
  • Audio jack
  • 3.5 mm combo
  • Features
  • Web camera
  • HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Gifts
  • Dockstorm USB Hub

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DISPLAY: 17.3-inch, 1600x900, TN

  • Name
  • BOE NT173WDM-N24 (BOE091A)
  • Diagonal
  • 17.3"
  • Pixel density
  • 106.11 ppi
  • Brightness
  • 293 cd/m2
  • sRGB
  • 71%
  • PWM frequency
  • No PWM (Flicker-Free)
  • Panel Type
  • TN
  • Resolution
  • 1600x900
  • Becomes "Retina" from
  • 33 inches (83 cm)
  • Contrast
  • 290:1
  • dE Color Checker
  • 5.8 3.1
  • PWM Rating
  • 10.0: (safe)

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-1065G7

Some games you can play on this laptop

Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7 424 FPS 36 FPS
Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7 53 FPS PLAY VIDEO 21 FPS PLAY VIDEO
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Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7 50 FPS 23 FPS
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Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7 45 FPS 26 FPS