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WidowPC Sting 517D: Unique Features

The distinctive Widow PC badge gives the Sting some sting.

The distinctive Widow PC badge gives the Sting some sting.

The Sting (as tested) included an optical drive on the left side. The Executioner used the same bay for the extra hard drive.

The Sting (as tested) included an optical drive on the left side. The Executioner used the same bay for the extra hard drive.

The inside of the Sting looks much the same as the Executioner but for a few subtle differences. We've removed the hard drive in this picture but left the optical drive in. You can see both the hard drive and the optical drive on their own on in the foll

The inside of the Sting looks much the same as the Executioner but for a few subtle differences. We’ve removed the hard drive in this picture but left the optical drive in. You can see both the hard drive and the optical drive on their own on in the foll

The Sting has a Pioneer 8x dual layer DVD recorder.

The Sting has a Pioneer 8x dual layer DVD recorder.

The Sting's Hitachi Travelstar 100 GB 7200 RPM SATA hard drive.

The Sting’s Hitachi Travelstar 100 GB 7200 RPM SATA hard drive.

As tested, the Sting had two identical Crucial Memory modules of 1 GB each, for a total installed system memory of 2 GB.

As tested, the Sting had two identical Crucial Memory modules of 1 GB each, for a total installed system memory of 2 GB.

Intel Pro Wireless 3945ABG gives the Sting its wireless capabilities.

Intel Pro Wireless 3945ABG gives the Sting its wireless capabilities.

The Sting's cooling apparatus is similar in appearance to the Executioner's, though Killer Notebooks claims some enhancements in their cooling system.

The Sting’s cooling apparatus is similar in appearance to the Executioner’s, though Killer Notebooks claims some enhancements in their cooling system.