Origin EVO15-S review: thin and light gaming powerhouse

Most gaming laptops are big and clumsy or underpowered. In this review, Nvidia’s Max-Q program seems to be the answer to that problem.

Here’s the issue with gaming laptops: they’re never as powerful or convenient as they should be. In order to make a laptop suitable for gaming, PC makers sacrifice every positive quality of a good laptop: battery life, cooling, familiar controls. Doing so lets them fit powerful graphics cards inside a portable chassis. Nvidia’s Max-Q program seems to be the answer to that problem. It basically ...