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Gigabyte Aorus 17X Review – The ultimate boss of gaming laptops

The Gigabyte Aorus 17X is the most powerful laptop on the market today. When not used to play games with a smooth and stable 60 fps frame, the machine is capable of great multitasking. This is one of the most powerful gaming laptops, let’s find out the detailed review of Gigabyte Aorus 17X  with Newyearzz!

Design Gigabyte Aorus 17X

It features a fairly popular design of high-end gaming laptops with pity lines and sparkling RGB lights. The lighting system of the Aorus 17X keyboard is softer than most other gaming laptops on the market.

The pair of lights are placed right on the body of the body making the Aorus 17X look like a race car. In addition to this point, the design of the machine is not much different from the other gaming laptops on the market.

Gigabyte Aorus 17X Review - Design
Gigabyte Aorus 17X Review – Design

The machine has great build quality, commensurate with the performance power that the machine has inside. The machine surface is made of solid metal, can withstand any impact to help you feel secure when using. The screen hinge is solidly designed, and the screen opens firmly to make it seem like a monolithic design. The screen is very thin but does not feel fragile, fragile, largely thanks to the lid is made of solid aluminum.

The keyboard position is recessed against the body to accommodate a quality mechanical keyboard. The mechanical keyboard of the machine takes some time to get used to because the quality is too good compared to what you see in the laptop on the market.

Gigabyte Aorus 17X display

The Aorus 17x is equipped with a giant 17.3 inch screen, with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 with excellent image quality. The device screen is surrounded by the top and edge screen edges with a size of only 3 mm, while the bottom edge is larger than 1 mm. The lower bezel is also the place for the 720p webcam, which is a minus point because of the annoyances it brings.

Gigabyte Aorus 17X Review - Display
Gigabyte Aorus 17X Review – Display

The screen has crisp and smooth quality images, all thanks to the 240Hz refresh rate. Screen colors are equally impressive. The machine screen is Pantone certified for color accuracy before shipping.

Sound

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The laptop’s speaker system pointing downwards has good sound quality, but should be better, especially compared to the money you spend. The speaker system on the two sides below the body makes the sound not be transmitted directly to the user’s ear, the sound quality is unstable because sometimes muffled by the massive body.

Battery life

Giant, powerful laptops like the Aorus 17X will obviously need a lot of power to operate. RTX 2080 Super version requires 2 power cords to provide enough power for the machine to use. Therefore, the battery life when using a mobile phone will definitely not be high. Even so, the Aorus 17X got pretty surprising results on our battery tests.

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When testing the device by playing video continuously, the battery of this 17.3 inch laptop lasted a respectable 3 hours 14 minutes, better than most gaming laptops on the market, but 30% less than. Results 4 hours 37 minutes of the Asus Zephyrus Duo.

When testing battery life with the PCMark 10 tool, which simulates daily working conditions, the Aorus lasted for 3 hours 5 minutes, less than the 5 hours 2 minutes result of the Asus Zephyrus Duo.

The below-average battery life of the Aorus 17X is not too surprising. The reason is that the RTX 2080 Super card consumes a lot of energy for optimal performance. And frankly, it will be rare to take this laptop away because of its large weight.

Performance

Equipped with an Intel Comet Lake-H chip and an Nvidia GeForce RTX Super card, the Aorus 17X beats every gaming laptop you’ll find on the market.

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On 3DMark’s Sky Diver test, the Aorus 17X scored 49,993, in Fire Strike 20,803 points and 10,252 points in Time Spy benchmark – knocking away every closest competitor in the same segment.
Equipped with a GeForce RTX 2080 Super Max-P card, the Aorus 17X performed 18% better on the Fire Strike test and 34% better on Time Spy than the Zephyrus Duo – albeit with the same card. Graphics.

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