Origin is known to have human resource which is very well skilled and have great knowledge about the work they are doing. This is proved by the introduction of Genesis (Intel Core i7 920) which is believed to be the most talked about product in the market. Consumers have appreciated the product with massive response.
Genesis (Intel Core i7 920) product caters to the hardcore PC gaming lovers. Therefore, to make the most out of this multi thousand dollar computer you need to be a gamer. The product is priced at $4998 and paying this amount would only be justified if you have a 24 inch large display monitor and also that you’re a hardcore gamer as mentioned previously. For those who wish to own a desktop which delivers great performance, there are other alternates available in the market, which are much cheaper in price.
This product is only recommended for those who wish to take their gaming experience to the next level. Therefore, for the dedicated gamers, this is only product which would be recommended. The reason is it scores highly in different aspects which were reviewed. It scored a 10/10 on design, 8/10 on performance, 8/10 on features and 8/10 on service and support.
Origin besides introducing this desktop system has further done a great job by offering customization on its website. When you go online to purchase your desktop, it takes you through different stages which you can select on your configuration. The advantage which users have at Origin is that they could call and inform the customer service staff about the part which they want to have installed into the system. This allows users to build a PC of their own by having the liberty to order any customization which they wish to, according to their preferences.
Genesis (Intel Core i7 920) comes with four different casing options; however the one we have reviewed was the most expensive one. This was the towering matte black beast case which had the measurements; 24inches high, 9inches wide and 24inches deep. The desktop further included liquid cooling, red fan lighting and a side panel window. In order to further allow air into the PC, four rubber feet have been placed at the bottom, which help in cooling it down. Furthermore, it has a removable, easy to clean filter screen mounted across each underside fan intake. Below are the specifications mentioned for the Genesis (Intel Core i7 920):
|Origin Genesis (Intel Core i7 920)|
|Motherboard chipset||Intel X58|
|CPU||4.0GHz Intel Core i7 920 (overclocked)|
|Memory||6GB 1,600MHz DDR3 SDRAM|
|Graphics||(2) 2GB ATI Radeon HD 5970|
|Hard drives||(2) 80GB Intel X25-M solid state hard drive; 1.5TB Seagate 7,200 rpm hard drive|
|Optical drive||Blu-ray burner|
|Operating system||Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)|
The Good: Great quality product for hardcore gamers, tremendous reviews on the designing, better cooling options, adequate configuration which could be altered on personal preferences.
The Bad: The built in motherboard does not allow the connectivity of the USB 3.0.
The Bottom Line: Since this product is targeting the gamers, it is better that a normal consumer of desktop doesn’t purchase it.