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PC SPECIALIST Octane III RS17-XT 17.3" Gaming Laptop - Black
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€20 off the marked price on Office 365 when you purchase a new PC, Windows Laptop or Mac. Discount on MS Office applied at checkout.
  • Gaming: Play the latest titles
  • Windows 10
  • Intel® Core™ i7-6700 Processor
  • RAM: 16 GB / Storage: 2 TB HDD & 480 GB SSD
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
  • Up to 5 hours battery life
Product Code: 177403
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  • Product DetailsBack to top
  • Top features: 

    - 6th generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor delivers a fast and smooth performance 

    - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card enhances your gaming experience 

    - Sound Blaster X-Fi MB5 software suite offers premium audio quality 

    - Backlit full-size keyboard keeps you in control


    The Octane III RS17-XT 17.3" Gaming Laptop is part of our Gaming range, which features the most powerful PCs available today. It has superior graphics and processing performance to suit the most demanding gamer. 

    6th generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor

    The Octane III RS17-XT features an Intel® Core™ i7 processor, creating stunning gaming imagery and a seamless computing experience. Providing an impressive performance capable of handling all of your creating, sharing, exploring and gaming needs.

    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics

    You can enjoy advanced visuals with the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card. As NVIDIA's flagship model, it delivers an incredible performance and power efficiency to enhance your gaming experience. Driven by the new NVIDIA Pascal architecture, it can open up a whole new level of detail in your favourite games.

    Gameplay is smooth and enjoyable with the Octane III RS17-XT as it features NVIDIA G-SYNC. This synchronises the display refresh rates to the GPU, eliminating screen tearing and minimising stutter and input lag to keep you in control.

    Sound Blaster X-Fi MB5 software

    Enjoy powerful audio to enhance your gaming experience with the Sound Blaster X-Fi MB5 software suite included on the Octane III RS17-XT. Offering premium audio quality, effects and features, it has realistic headphone surround sound and enhancement technologies to take your gaming to the next level.

    Backlit full-size keyboard

    Stay in control of your games with ease using the full-size keyboard of the Octane III RS17-XT. Allowing you to play with confidence even in dark conditions, the backlit keys ensure that you don't miss a pivotal key press.

    With HDMI and Mini DisplayPort connections, four USB 3.0 ports and a webcam, you have everything you need for a powerful gaming on the go.

    Microsoft Office & Internet security

    This PC doesn't come with a full version of Microsoft Office or Internet Security. But don't worry, you'll find great savings on software with the bundles available on the ‘Top Deals' tab on this page.


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  • Technical InformationBack to top
    Gaming laptop  
    Operating system
    Windows 10 (64-bit)  

    -Intel® Core™ i7-6700 Processor
    -3.4 GHz / 4 GHz with Turbo Boost
    -8 MB cache
    Graphics card
    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (8 GB GDDR5)  

    -2 TB HDD, 5400 rpm
    -480 GB SSD
    Screen size
    Screen type
    1920 x 1080  

    -802.11 ac
    -Up to 800 Mbps
    Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000)  
    USB 3.0 x 4  
    Optical disc drive
    Memory card reader
    6-in-1 memory card reader  
    2 Channel Intel High Def Audio & SoundBlaster X-Fi  
    Onkyo High Quality Speakers x 2  
    Other features

    -GeForce Experience
    -NVIDIA Battery Boost
    -NVIDIA G-SYNC screen
    Integrated 2 MP webcam  
    Full-size backlit keyboard with numeric keypad  
    Security features
    Kensington security lock slot  
    Battery type
    8-cell Lithium-ion  
    Battery life
    Up to 5 hours  
    Box contents

    -PC Specialist Octane III RS17-XT 17.3" Gaming Laptop
    -AC power adapter
    -User manual
    -Driver discs
    -Welcome pack
    410 x 418 x 296 mm (H x W x D)  
    Software included
    * Full version of Microsoft Office not included* Full version of anti-virus / internet security not included
    -Microsoft Office 365 30 day trial
    -BullGuard Internet Security 90 day trial
    3.9 kg  
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  • Delivery Charges & ServicesBack to top

    Delivery charge summary  

    Item type

    Delivery charge

    Delivery timeline

    Small items (such as sat navs, cameras, laptops etc.)

    €4.99 for entire order

    3-5 working days1

    Large items (such as large TV, washing machines etc.)

    €19.99 for entire order

    Up to 7 working days1

    1. We endeavour to deliver all small items per above however, during January Sale period, orders are subject to extended delivery times.  If this is the case, we will keep you informed and as soon as your order is dispatched from our warehouse you will receive an email notification with your tracking information.  

    Small items delivery

    ·       Small items – such as cameras, TVs under 39-inches, printers, software, data storage, tablets and laptops – are delivered by our courier partner, DPD.

    ·       DPD’s standard delivery times are between 9am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays.

    ·       We aim to have all items delivered within 3-5 working days, however, please allow 4-7 days for extended bank holiday periods such as Easter and Christmas.

    ·       For security reasons we do not deliver to Parcel Motels. 

    ·       Please note:  DPD are not authorised to collect your old products for WEEE recycling. However, simply visit your local Currys PC World store with your old product and a valid receipt and a member of staff will be happy to assist you.

    ·       Track your order: For small items please visit DPD’s website and track your order using your unique tracking code specified in your confirmation email.

    Large items delivery

    ·       Large products – such as TVs above 39-inches, washing machines and fridge freezers – are delivered by our Team Knowhow delivery team.  

    ·       Team Knowhow delivers five days a week – Monday to Saturday – between 8am and 6pm, anywhere in the Republic of Ireland with the exception of Donegal – where we deliver once a week – and island locations. 

    ·       The evening before your delivery is scheduled, a member of our Team Knowhow team will call you between 3pm and 6pm to advise you of your delivery time window. 

    ·       On the day of delivery our Team Knowhow driver will call you at least 30 minutes before arriving at the delivery address to give you an estimated time of arrival.  

    ·       Once we arrive at the delivery address, we will unbox your items and remove all packaging for recycling. We can also remove your old appliances for WEEE recycling free of charge.

    ·       If you would like us to install and demo your new appliance, our Team Knowhow installers can do this for a small fee.

    ·       Track your order: For large items, you can track your delivery through the Team Knowhow Track it portal. Simply insert your unique tracking code, specified in your confirmation email or instore receipt, and your telephone number.


    Product availability

    ·       Occasionally, we may offer the option of ordering an item in advance if it’s out of stock at the time but more stock is on its way. We will let you know in advance the date of expected delivery if this is the case.

    ·       Please note, if you purchase two or more products at the same time, the items may have different availabilities and methods of delivery, in which case you may receive your items separately.

    VAT and delays

    ·       Please be aware that we cannot offer VAT refunds to overseas customers ordering goods to be delivered to an Irish address. 

    ·       We always try to ensure that orders arrive on time, however sometimes delays occur during peak period, i.e. Christmas and Easter. If we become aware of any unexpected delays with your order we will let you know.


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