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
Price $3,649 TBD $3,199

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