Corsair Releases the Bulldog and Lapdog
Corsair has released their newest line of products aimed to take over the living room. They’re targeting the Bulldog and the Laptop at high end enthusiasts offering a viable solution for 4k gaming in the living room, which is more possible than ever with the launch of the GTX 1080.
Available as both a kit and via select configured systems from Micro Center in North America, BULLDOG includes a trio of innovations right in the box to bring the enthusiast PC to a living-room friendly form factor. The console sized case, the CORSAIR SF600 SFX power and the low-profile CORSAIR H5SF liquid cooler comes packed in the box. BULLDOG comes with an Intel Z170 mini-ITX motherboard (specific model varies between retailer) right in the box, so all you need to do is add the CPU, memory, graphics card and storage to build a scalable HTPC.
Also offers upgradeability support including;
- Three 2.5in SSD or on 2.5in and on 3.5in HDD Mount
- A tool free design
- Standard mini ITX form factor compatability
- Support for GPUs with AIO cooling solutions
BULLDOG Availability and Pricing
Available initially only in North America and Australia CORSAIR BULLDOG is sold in the below configurations:
BULLDOG DIY Kit Inc. Motherboard
Includes: BULLDOG Chassis, Hydro Series H5 SF Cooler, SF600 Power Supply and Gigabyte Z170N-WiFi Motherboard.
BULLDOG Complete System
Includes: BULLDOG Chassis, Hydro Series H5 SF Cooler and SF600 Power Supply, System Configuration Varies
MSRP: Varies with configuration
Now with a killer living room pc how are you going to take control of your gaming experience, Mouse and Keyboard of course! That’s where the Lapdog comes in. A full-size portable gaming control center, LAPDOG allows you to mount your choice of CORSAIR K70 or K65 Keyboard and mouse to enjoy the complete PC gaming experience from the comfort of your couch.
Built from anodized, brushed aluminium LAPDOG feels as good as it looks, and with a huge removable memory foam lap cushion is made for comfort as well as style. Weighing just 5.8lbs (2.63 kg), multi-hour gaming sessions are a breeze, with the light-weight aluminium chassis and moulded cushion minimizing weight and pressure. Any CORSAIR K70 or K65 mechanical keyboard fits securely into Lapdog, while a full-size 11in x 11in textured-finish mouse pad provides both precision tracking for optical or laser sensor equipped mice and enough surface area to enable the best gaming mouse experience.
CORSAIR is no new-comer when it comes to cable management, and LAPDOG is no exception. Cables and connectors are tucked away inside LAPDOG’s hidden compartment, along with an integrated powered USB 3.0 hub with four USB 3.0 ports, allowing gamers to connect not just a keyboard and mouse, but also a USB headset, phone, flash drive or any other USB device, all right from their seat. Connected via a 16ft / 4.8m USB 3.0 cable, LAPDOG offers the reliability of a wired connection for maximum performance and minimal latency.
LAPDOG Availability and Pricing
Available initially in North America, UK, France, Germany and Scandanavia, LAPDOG is available immediately from CORSAIR’s world-wide network of retailers and distributors, as well as directly from CORSAIR.
Warranty: Corsair LAPDOG carries a 2 Year Warranty
Pricing: MSRP $119.99
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