This is the Fang Taipan from the Los Angeles based gaming computer maker CyberPowerPC, it is a 17.3 inch screen, with a huge choice in Intel Core i7 processors and Nvidia graphics cards too. There are even options to upgrade the memory, storage, sound system and to be fair to CyberPowerPC just about every feature and spec available on this cool named Fang Taipan laptop. For those users who are fascinated with colour the Fang Taipan will not disappoint either, because the keyboard is illuminated and can be offer a wide range of colours, no doubt to suit the gamers mood and whatever game they are playing at the time. This is a true gamer’s laptop and when you consider the cost of comparative gaming laptops the Fang Taipan is right there in the ball park.
So after all of that, it must be time to take a look at this cool looking high performance machine, it comes with a 17.3 inch screen with a 16:9 LED back lit and full HD 1080p display offering a 1920 x 1080 of pixel resolutions and there is naturally a built in 2.0 mega pixel web camera. It will be running on the latest Microsoft Windows 8 Operating System and powered by the Extreme Edition Ivy Bridge Intel Core i7-3630QM Mobile Processor with a 2.40 GHz to 3.40 GHz with turbo boost and 6 M Smart Cache. There is support for the Mobile Intel HM77 Chipset Mainboard and there are a couple of NVIDIA Geforce GTX 670M graphic cards with 1.5 GB of GDDR5 Video available.
Memory starts from 16 GB of DDR3-1333 SODIMM made by 4 GB x 4 memory, while storage is from the 1 TB 5400 RPM SATA300 hard disk drive (HDD), there is support from a 60 GB OCZ Agility 3 SATA III 6.0 Gb/s solid state drive (SSD) and there is a DVD±R/RW/4X + DL Super-Multi Drive. Networking is by the Wireless 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi Card, with Bluetooth Combo and the built in Gigabit Ethernet LAN. Other features include the Integrated Illuminated Full Size Isolated Keyboard with Numeric Pad W/A/S/D Gaming Key. Built-In 9 in 1 Media Reader, one standard USB 2.0 Port, three fast connecting USB 3.0 ports, the HDMI out and there is a built-in 3D Premium Surround Sound system.
As for the size of the Fang Taipan gamers do not expect small and light, it measures 16.5 inches (W) x 11.54 inches (D) x 1.55 inches (H) and it weighs in a heavy 8.6 lbs with the 6 cell 48.84Wh smart Lithium-Ion Battery Pack in place. CyberPowerPC have put a starting price of $1,819 on this Fang Taipan gaming laptop, but with all of those optional extras available to tempt the gamer, the final price will inevitably be much higher than that.
Source [Tech Power Up]