Featuring the Intel Core i7 quad-core, hyperthreaded beast of a processor and amazing NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M graphics, the Pulse 17 is not only thin and light, but one impressive powerhouse.
Rocking a 17-inch Full HD 1080p display, movies and games come to life with truly amazing clarity and stunning detail. Crammed full of high-end specs and weighing in at a mere six pounds, the Pulse 17 is ready to power through all your demanding tasks no matter where you are.
Standout features include a backlit fully customizable keyboard, four USB 3.0 ports, HDMI, and dual independent fans for ultimate cooling.
Booming HD speakers work hard to bring the same great audio experience found in live performances, films, and recording studios, right to wherever you are.
A fourth-generation Intel Core i7 processor delivers faster system performance, uses less power, and enables sharper graphics.
Cover your Pulse 17 with the paint job of a lifetime. All paint is applied in house using only the finest Glasurit paints and premium hardware.
With a 256GB solid state drive and a spare 1TB hard drive for data and backup, the Pulse 17 has plenty of room for all your games, photos, and more.
Windows 8.1 gives you the power to quickly browse, watch movies, play games, polish your resume, and pull together a killer presentation—all on a single PC.
A great way to get the most out of Windows.
No Junkware or 3rd party trialware
The best computer meticulously configured
World-class security software
With Windows, you can watch movies or play games with Xbox, Skype with friends, get work done with Office, access files anywhere with OneDrive, or find your next favorite app in the Windows Store. And you can get to it all from the new Start screen, even your familiar desktop. All Windows 8 PCs will be updated to Windows 8.1 for free.
Enjoy worry-free technical support and protection. Our friendly Answer Techs can answer your questions, resolve your problems, and help safeguard your new device.
Get extended service and accident protection for your device—plus unlimited software support and training from Answer Desk—for two full years. Add Complete within 45 days of your purchase to get it all, not to mention valuable extras like PC Tune-Up, Virus Removal and Protection, and personal in-store training at no extra cost.
Complete covers your device from hardware defects or malfunctions for two full years—even if it’s not a Microsoft product. Accidents happen, and that’s okay. With Complete, you get two years of accidental damage protection—even from drops and spills.
No one knows the software on your device better than Microsoft. Enjoy personalized Answer Desk support sessions with a Microsoft expert, specifically tailored to your needs. There’s no need to leave the comfort of your own home or office to get your questions answered. Complete puts you in touch with Answer Desk experts right where you are.
Need to learn the basics of PowerPoint? Or how to sync multiple devices using Windows 8.1? No problem. Complete includes as many in-store personal Answer Desk training sessions as you want. Complete includes other valuable Answer Desk services to keep your device running at its best. It comes with Advanced PC Tune-Up and Virus Removal and Protection. You can also take advantage of in-store technical services, including in-store data recovery.
17.3 in Full HD LED (1920 x 1080)
Intel Core i7-4700HQ 2.40 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 3.40 GHz
16GB DDR3 1600 MHz
256GB SSD + 1TB 7200 RPM HDD
Windows 8.1, 64-bit
SD card reader (XH/HC)
Sound Blaster Premium 2.1 channel Sound with 4 speakers + subwoofer
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M with 3GB graphics memory, Intel HD Graphics 4600
4 USB 3.0 (1 charge) • HDMI • 2 Mini DisplayPort • Headphone output • Microphone input • Analog line-in port • LAN (10/100/1000)
6-cell lithium-ion (6 hours)*
720p HD webcam
802.11 ac/a/b/g/n (Miracast enabled)
16.47 x 11.29 x 0.85 in (418.33 x 286.76 x 21.59 mm)
6.31 lbs (2.86 kg)
Model number: Pulse-17-MS-001BLK • Touchpad dimensions: 105 x 70 mm • Keyboard travel: 1.8 mm • Backlit keyboard • Kensington lock slot
For more technical specifications, please see manufacturer's website.