Gigabyte introduces AORUS and AERO laptops with Intel 12th Gen Core and up to RTX 3080Ti graphics

Published: 6th Jan 2022, 08:52 GMT   Comments

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AORUS Redefines High-End Gaming Laptops, Covering the Horizon with Grand Display

The Pioneer Featuring Four-Sided Super Thin Bezel Gaming Laptop, Enabling Majestic Immersion

2022/01/05 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, the global leading brand of PC, is adding more members to the AORUS professional gaming laptops, including the new AORUS 17, AORUS 15, and AORUS 5 featuring the 12th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors, and leading the concept of “Reshape the Game” with this launch on January 5th, 2022.

AORUS 17 is the first in the series to adopt a gaming display with a four-sided bezel-less design, reaching a 90% screen-to-body ratio and a 30% reduction in the lower edge of the screen. The impeccable visual extension shall enhance the visual experience to a level that would only find in a movie theater. With the max refresh rate of 360Hz, the display shall never tear or blur as the extremely fast reaction time of 3 milliseconds gives the players unparalleled advantages on the battlefield. With the use of the bent-type panel, AORUS 17 has a big 17” screen but in a typical 15” laptop. The AORUS 17’s slim body greatly increases portability. The ultra-high screen-to-body ratio gives this thin laptop a 17″ screen, punching way above its weight class. Slide the laptop effortlessly into your backpack and immerse in an expansive e-sports gaming experience, any time any place.

The AORUS series has made a strong debut with this year’s update of the 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 Processor and the latest NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series Laptop GPUs, reaching for the ultimate performance.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX laptops are based on the revolutionary Ampere architecture, with 2nd generation RT Cores for ray tracing and 3rd generation Tensor Cores for DLSS and AI. The new GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Laptop GPU brings the flagship 80 Ti class of GPUs to laptops for the first time. Featuring 16GB of the fastest GDDR6 memory ever shipped in a laptop, the RTX 3080 Ti delivers higher performance than the desktop TITAN RTX. The new GeForce RTX 3070 Ti is up to 70% faster than RTX 2070 SUPER laptops and can deliver 100 frames per second at 1440p resolution.

Additionally, the new 4th generation of Max-Q Technologies, with CPU Optimizer, Rapid Core Scaling, and Battery Boost 2.0, further enhance efficiency, performance, and battery life. The latest 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor powered by the 45-watt Intel Core H series 14-core processor, including six performance cores and eight efficiency cores, a significant increase in performance has been achieved compared to the previous generation.

About connectivity, all AORUS models feature the latest Wi-Fi 6E, which expands on the new 6GHz band with a dedicated spectrum, greatly reducing the latency caused by crowded connections, enabling more transmissions at a faster rate. Both AORUS 17 and AORUS 15 support the latest DDR5-4800, with the reading speed significantly increased over the previous generation DDR4-3200. Enjoy stable output during multi-tasking or fierce game battles.


Elevate Your Vision: GIGABYTE Releases the First 4K+ Laptop

The Magnificent Evolution of AERO Series Power Meets Aesthetics

January 5th, 2021 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, the world’s top leading brand of personal computers, now proudly presents the AERO Creator Laptop Series with the 12th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors: AERO 16, AERO 17, and AERO 5. As the concept of the Metaverse blossoms, immersive content has been regarded as a crucial element for Metaverse development, and the Creator Laptops are expected to become extremely popular with their unique positioning: high performance with premium visual experiences. Targeting the Generation-Z creators and in response to the wishes of the massive user base, the GIGABYTE AERO Series product aspires to be a visionary masterpiece that breaks through the new epoch of 16” Creator Laptop as 16:10 4K+ OLED and AmLED display technologies are introduced to the series for the first time, along with the evolution of product designs. Rooted in humanity and heading back to nature, its appearance consists of the pure aesthetics from the integrally formed chassis crafted through CNC technology, and the core tenets are driven by the powerful core performance accompanied by minimalist designs, granting endless splendid wonders to the creators while intensifying the immersion of their creative journey. A trend of laptop replacement is to be expected!

AERO 16: Boosting Efficiency with the Golden Ratio of 16:10

GIGABYTE is now launching the epoch-making 16” Creator Laptop, with every detail tailor-made for designers and content creators. By squeezing the 16” 16:10 4K+ OLED and AmLED screen to the traditional 15” laptop body, the work area has significantly increased 12% in the viewing area compared to the previous generations. Not only does it retain the outstanding accurate color performance on the screen, but the series also possesses the advantage of being the world’s only dual display color-certified laptop series. The latest upgrade includes two models from the 12th Generation of Intel® Core™, the i9-12900HK and i7-12700H processors, with the top configuration of 10nm process and up to 14 cores, offering a substantial increase compared to the previous generation in terms of system performance. This shall significantly optimize the performances of major media editing software and 3D rendering tools, shortening the workflow while increasing the productivity. As for the graphics, exceptional from the previous generation, the latest version of the series is equipped with the new NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 GPUs and can be upgraded to NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3080 Ti at most, enabling phenomenal enhancement to be expected in the multimedia processing speed and special effects display.

AERO 17: Ultra Narrow Bezel on All Sides—Home Theatre on the Go

For creators who spend countless hours on their laptops, the screen size is a major factor determining the pleasantness of long working sessions. Collaborating with AUO, GIGABYTE integrates the latest AmLED (adaptive mini LED) display technology to the brand new AERO 17 Creator Laptop. With the exclusive dynamic adjustment technology and the revolutionary mini-LED backlight design, interoperate with each other while adjusting real-time and precise adaptive local dimming techniques based on scenarios and images without the users even noticing. Integrated with GIGABYTE’s gigantic 4-sided super narrow bezel screen design, plus the wider color space and VESA DisplayHDR™ 1000 high contrast certification, GIGABYTE’s collaboration with AUO results in unparallelable immersive visual experiences, providing a theater-like, realistic, and visually shocking feast to the users, redefining Creator Laptops’ power and leading GIGABYTE to reach the peak performance of visuals.

In addition, GIGABYTE always strives to be the most creator-friendly, which has resulted in AERO 16 and AERO 17’s groundbreaking product feature of having the I/O port integrated with Type-C for transmission and connection, creating a smooth and pleasurable outline contour for the laptop. It includes two Thunderbolt™ 4 ports, which will take care of all the transmission, display, and one of the built-in PD charging functions with just one cable. An AERO Hub 4-in-1 USB-C is also included, allowing users to set up their mobile workstation anywhere and anytime. It supports the new generation DDR5 RAM and PCIe Gen4 SSD, speeding up the reading and overall performance. The brand-new webcam placement supports the Windows Hello face recognition to login, guaranteeing your information security.

AERO 5: The New Blood With an affordable Price—Classic Graphics Powerhouse

The classic is reborn. In addition to AERO 16 and 17, the two aces of the Creator Laptop living up to fans’ expectations, GIGABYTE is also launching the midnight black version of AERO 5 Creator Laptop. It still comes with the full set of marvelous 4K OLED DNAs and various I/O ports. Regarding the performance, it is equipped with 12th Generation Intel® Core™ 12th i7-12700H Processor and up to NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3070 Ti GPU, satisfying all creators’ deepest desire for graphics performances under the fullest watts without getting blocked by a premium price tag. It’s time to get yourself the first Creator Laptop of your life!

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