Eurocom Has Added the AMD Radeon HD 8970M in CrossFireX to the Scorpius High Performance Laptop

Eurocom has added the AMD Radeon HD 8970M in CrossFireX to the Scorpius high performance laptop.

The Scorpius is equipped with dual MXM 3.0B slots rated for 100W GPUs and is ready to SLI or CrossFireX some of the most powerful graphics cards on earth.  The Scorpius was designed from the beginning as a no compromise, high performance system.

The EUROCOM Scorpius has a variety of configuration levels created from supporting Intel Core i7 processors up to Extreme Edition, dual graphics cards support, from NVIDIA GeForce, AMD Radeon and professional level NVIDIA Quadro options.

The EUROCOM Scorpius has support for up to four storage drives, one being mSATA, with RAID 0/1/5/10 capability.

The Scorpius has 4 memory slots ready for up to 32GB of dual channel DDR3 1600MHz 204 pin SODIMM.

The long list of configuration options, in the Scorpius, allows customers to choose the exact price point that fits their budget, with no unneeded components adding to their price.

EUROCOM Scorpius with AMD Radeon HD 8970M Detailed Online Benchmarks, with select screen shots.

AMD Radeon HD 8970M Benchmark Summary:

3DMark Vantage: P34970

3D Mark 11: P11228

Unigine Heaven 4.0 fps: 95

Unigine Heaven 4.0 Score: 2394

Unigine Heaven 3.0 fps: 147.8

Unigine Heaven 3.0 Score: 3724

Cinebench 11.5 OpenGL: 84.87

Cinebench 11.5 CPU: 7.47

SPECviewperf 11 64 bit

Catia-03: 9.96

Ensight-04: 51.4

Lightwave-01: 31.58

Maya-03: 15.02

Proe-05: 3.21

Sw-02: 29.43

Tcvis-02: 7.64

Snx-01: 15.63

AMD Radeon™ HD 8970M Series GPU Feature Summary:

Process: 28nm

Architecture: GCN

850 MHz Engine Clock

1280 Stream Processors

4 GB GDDR5 Memory

1200 MHz Memory Clock

256-bit GDDR5 memory interface

2304 GFLOPS Single Precision compute power

144 GFLOPS Double Precision compute power

DirectX 1.11 graphics

Shader 5.0

About Eurocom:

Eurocom is a leading developer of long lifespan, fully upgradable notebooks, high performance mobile workstations and mobile servers since 1989. Eurocom has produced many firsts and continues to engineer solutions that inspire and enable individuals and companies to reach great possibilities. For more information on Eurocom please visit

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EUROCOM Scorpius with AMD Radeon HD 8970M CrossFire Online Benchmarks:

EUROCOM Scorpius Product Page:,230,0)x

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