Kenilworth, New Jersey – November 22nd, 2013 - MAINGEAR, an award-winning PC system builder offering custom desktops, notebooks, and adds AMD mobile processors and AMD Radeon graphic options to their NOMAD 17 custom notebook that offers performance at an affordable price.
The NOMAD 17 gaming laptop is MAINGEAR’s first AMD based laptop that supports AMD A10-5750 processor that offers quad-core multitasking and AMD Radeon™ HD 8970M 2GB GDDR5 offers incredible graphics where games can utilize the incredible multiscreen functionality of AMD Eyefinity technology running at max resolutions of 5760x1080.
For demanding performance and massive storage capabilities, the Nomad 17 offers up to 32GB of DDR3-1600MHz memory, a full array of hard drive support including full size SSD up to 1TB and options of RAID 0 and 1 arrays.  Gamers can customize their notebook to fit their style; the notebook features optional hand-painted exterior premium automotive paint. Gamers also won’t be disappointed with Killer™ E2200 Game Networking that gives gamers on the go the performance and connectivity they crave.
“MAINGEAR only delivers the very best and we are excited that MAINGEAR now offers an AMD based laptop that offers great performance at a great price,” said Thanesh Sunthar, product manager for gaming graphics, AMD.  “With the power of our quad-core A10 processor and the AMD Radeon™ HD 8970M graphics card, gamers will want this system for their gaming and entertainment enjoyment.”

"The Nomad 17 now with AMD options answers what our customers have been asking for, performance and affordability wrapped into one powerful and stylish laptop," said Wallace Santos, CEO and founder of MAINGEAR.  "We are excited to offer our first AMD based laptop that bears the MAINGEAR name."

Technical Specification:
·         Processor: AMD A10-5750 Processor
·         Video Card: AMD Radeon™ HD 8970M 2GB GDDR5
·         Display: 17.3" Full HD  1920 x 1080 - (1080p) (16:9 Aspect Ratio) Anti-glare LED Backlit Matte Finish
·         Memory: Up to 32GB Dual Channel DDR5 - 1600Mhz
·         Optical Drive: Up to 2X Blu-ray reader/8x Multi Combo (BD-R, DVD+-RW, CD-RW)
·         Hard Drive: Up to 1TB Solid State Drive or dual 750GB 7200RPM SATA 2.5
·         Network Adapter: Killer™ E2200 Game Networking
·         Optional: optional 802.11ac wireless
·         Audio: THX TruStudio Pro Integrated High-Definition Audio HD Audio with speakers by DynAudio
·         Media Card Reader: Built in 4-in-1 Media Card Reader
·         Operating System: Genuine Windows®  Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Pro
·         Battery: Removable Li-Polymer Lithium-Ion
·         I/O Ports: 1 HDMI out, 1 DVI-I out, 2 USB 2.0, 3 USB 3.0, 1 IEEE-1394 Fire Wire, 1 S/PDIF out, 1 RJ-45 LAN, 1 RJ-11
·         Dimensions: (W)16.85" x (H)2.17" x (D)11.34"
·         Price:  Starts at $1,289
All of MAINGEAR products are supported with lifetime labor and phone support with one to three year hardware warranty. For more information about MAINGEAR's NOMAD 17 gaming notebook at and check out their black Friday promotions that includes this new laptop at along with other great deals.

MAINGEAR is an innovative high performance PC system builder that offers custom desktops, notebooks and workstations. Each system is hand crafted for precision performance and uncompromised quality, and has won multiple Editors' Choice awards from publications such as PC Gamer, Hot Hardware, PC World, Maximum PC, Computer Shopper and more. With a passion to build the best high performance computers, MAINGEAR will continue to set the standard among system builders. MAINGEAR's expert team custom builds and supports all products in the United States. For more information visit: