Maingear updates its ALT-15 multimedia notebook with Intel’s Ivy Bridge platform. The machine is equipped with NVIDIA GeForce GT630M graphics card with NVIDIA Optimus technology that will switch between integrated Intel GMA HD graphics and the GT30M for optimized performance and battery life. The ALT-5 is powered 3rd gen Core i processor up to Core i7‐3920XM and up to 16GB of RAM.
The ALT-15 has 15.6-inch LED-backlit display with up to Full HD 1920×1080 resolution. The notebook comes standard with a 320GB 7200RPM hard drive, and can be equipped with up to 750GB Seagate Hybrid SSD/hard drive or 600GB SSD. There are also a DVD SuperMulti burner (optional Blu-ray drive) and a 3-in-1 card reader. Other features include Bluetooth, WiFi 802.11b/g/n and 2 Megapixel webcam.
Maingear Alt-15 with Ivy Bridge starts at $1,011.