Schenker XMG U726, The new Schenker XMG U726 is an ultimate gaming notebook with the latest and best graphics adapter from NVIDIA in the market. It has got a solid and attractive hardware in laptop design.
It has the dimension of 428 x 308 x 45 mm (W x D x H) and weighs 4.8 Kgs which is pretty much heavier for notebooks nowadays. This notebook is preferably a bulky, thick and heavy model. The screen is 17.3″ (43.9 cm) Full HD (1920 × 1080) Non-Glare IPS screen with NVIDIA G-SYNC or 17.3″ (43.9 cm) Ultra HD (3840 × 2160) Non-Glare IPS without G-SYNC along with the maximum opening angle of 115°.
The display frame and underside are made from plastic whereas the lid and top side are made from aluminum that is quite smooth. There are 4 models out on the market having different CPU configuration each, the processors used in these models are Intel Core i5-6600 with processing speed of 3.30-3.90 GHz 6 MB cache 65 W; Intel Core i5-6600K having speed of 3.50-3.90 GHz with 6 MB cache 91 W; Intel Core i7-6700 having processing speed of 3.40-4.00 GHz with 8 MB cache 65 W; and Intel Core i7-6700K having speed of 4.0-4.2 GHz with 8 MB cache 91 W.
The chipset used is Mobile Intel Z170 Express. Is the ram 4x 260 Pins SODIMM Socket supporting a maximum of 64GB DDR4 (Dual Channel) and the storage available in this laptop is 2x 2.5? (7 – 9.5 mm) SSD/HDD, SATA – III two M.2 2280 slots via SSD SATA – III and PCIe x4. The SSDs are directly connected to the processor which results in faster access time and transfer rates above 2 GB/s.
The ports available in this device are a Card reader, two RJ45 Port (LAN), five USB 3.0 (1 powered, 1 eSATA / USB 3.0 Combo Port), a USB 3.1 Type-C, two Display Port 1.2, HDMI 2.0 (with HDCP), a Headphone Jack, an Audio-Input-Jack, a Microphone-Jack and a S/PDIF (optical) port. The sound feature present is HD Audio, Sound Blaster® X-FI® MB5, and ONKYO 2.0 Speaker-System. The networking and WLAN technology available are 10/100/1000 Mbit/s Base-TX Killer E2400 Gigabit Ethernet LAN and 802.11AC Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac and the Bluetooth technology used is BT 4.0. It has a 2 MP webcam with integrated microphone.
The keyboard is full sized 98 critical multi-zone backlit keyboards with Numeric Key Pad. Similarly, the touchpad is an Integrated touchpad with Multi-gesture & Scrolling function and two Soft-Touch-Keys. A port for Safety-Lock, TPM 2.0 and a Fingerprint-Reader are available for safety purposes.
The battery used is 8 Cells Smart Lithium-Ion battery pack 89 Whirl with approx. 2 hrs general usage battery life. This device is considered as the supermassive beast of a gaming laptop and costs about £2700.