Gigabyte today announced the launch of high-end Aorus X9 gaming laptop, built on a stunning 17.3-inch IPS panel of 4K resolution 3840 x 2160 pixels @ 60 Hz covers 100% Adobe RGB color space. But thinking about the gamers, it would be better to choose the second option available with a panel of 17.3 ” with a Quad HD resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels, a refresh rate of 120 Hz and a response time of 5 milliseconds.
This panel is powered by the Intel Core i7-7820HK 4-cores and 8-threads processor at a 2.90 / 3.90 GHz Base / Turbo frequency backed by configuration of up to 64 GB of DDR4 @ 2400 MHz RAM along with an SLI configuration of two NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 along with a RAID configuration of up to two M.2 SSDs up to 512 GB each alongside a 2.5 “HDD of 2TB capacity.
The information of the Gigabyte Arus X9 is completed with dimensions of 428 x 314 x 23.5 – 30.5 mm thickness, a weight of 3.59 kg excluding the HDD. The new gaming laptop features a mechanical keyboard with Brown switches and RGB lighting. The RGB lighting system also installed in various chassis parts, a sound system with dual loudspeaker and subwoofer, the quadruple cooling system.
In terms of display output and connections, we have a Mini DisplayPort 1.3, an HDMI 2.0, a Thunderbolt 3 port, several USB 3.0 ports, USB 3.1 Type-C. Gigabyte Arus X9 includes its own software to adjust lighting, cooling profiles and Overclocking levels.
This new gaming laptop from Gigabyte camp will go on sale at a starting price of $ 3,199 (2K @ 120Hz with 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD and 1TB HDD).
|Screen||17.3-inch IPS||17.3-inch VA||17.3-inch VA|
|Native resolution||3840 x 2160||2560 x 1440||2560 x 1440|
|CPU||Core i7 7820HK||Core i7 7820HK||Core i7 7820HK|
|Graphics card||2x Nvidia GTX 1070 SLI||2x Nvidia GTX 1070 SLI||2x Nvidia GTX 1070 SLI|
|Memory||16GB (2x 8GB) DDR4 @ 2,400MHz||16GB (2x 8GB) DDR4 @ 2,400MHz||8GB (2x 4GB) DDR4 @ 2,400MHz|
|SSD||512GB NVMe||2x 512GB NVMe||256GB NVMe|