Aorus is no exception for the release of the latest generation Intel Coffee Lake processors and offers 3 new laptops equipped, the 15-inch Aorus X5 v8 as well as the Aorus X7 DT v8 and Aorus X9 DT d 17-inch. On the program, G-Sync IPS 144 Hz display, SSD storage, 6-core processor or high-end dedicated graphics card up to the GeForce GTX 1080.
The new Aorus X5 v8 laptop is equipped with a Coffee Lake Hexa Core i7-8850H processor (2.6 GHz) associated with 8/16 GB DDR4 2666 MHz (max 32 GB, 2 slots).
The graphics processing, he entrusts them to a dedicated high-end dedicated GeForce GTX 10708GB GDDR5 card . It is associated in terms of display to a 15.6-inch anti – reflective screen G-Sync 144Hz IPS Full HD (1920×1080).
On the storage side, 3 slots are present: 1 of 2.5 inches for hard disk or SSD , and 2 compact format M.2 (2280) including 1 SATA / NVMe PCIe and 1 NVMe PCIe.
Built around an Intel HM370 chipset, the Aorus X5 v8 also features a 1.5W 2-speaker sound solution 1 Dolby Atmos 2W subwoofer (ESS Saber Hi-Fi Audio DAC), an HD webcam with microphone, SD card reader or Wi-Fi connectivity ac, Bluetooth, HDMI 2.0, mini DisplayPort 1.4, Gigabit Ethernet Killer DoubleShot Pro, Headset, Mic, 3 USB 3.0, 1 USB 3.1 (Gen2), 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2) and 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2) Thunderbolt 3 .
Cooling side, 2 fans are present associated with 7 heat pipes.
Featuring a backlit Chiclet keyboard lit by Aorus RGB Fusion keys with N-Key rollover and individual macro keys, it weighs 2.5 Kg, measures 390 x 272 x 22.9 mm and runs on Windows 10 with a 94.24 Whr Li-Polymer battery.
Price mentioned? $ 2600.
Another launched laptop, the Aorus X7 DT v8 screen 17.3-inch 144Hz IPS Full HD (1920×1080) anti – reflective G-Sync which weighs 3.2 Kg and measures 428 x 305 x 22.9-25.4 mm.
It also stands out for its sound solution 2 speakers 2W 1 2W subwoofer and a USB connection combining 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2) to 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2) Thunderbolt 3 and 4 USB 3.1.
In addition, the Aorus X7 DT v8 stands out with its more powerful graphics dedicated GeForce GTX 1080 8GB GDDR5X.
Strangely despite this more powerful GPU, this notebook is “satisfied” with 6 heat pipes coupled to 2 fans but the Custom Fan Control technology is present to optimize cooling and stability of the system.
Side tariff, it would be about 3000 dollars.
Finally, the brand communicates on the Aorus X9 DT which also adopts a 17.3-inch format and differs from the X7 DT v8 by its Coffee Lake Hexa Core i9-8950HK processor (2.9 GHz) and its 4 DDR4 memory slots 2666 MHz.
In addition, it weighs 3.59 kg and measures 428 x 314 x 23.5-29.9 mm and USB side, we find: 2 USB 3.1 (Gen2), 1 USB 3.1 (Gen1), 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2) and 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2) Thunderbolt 3.
Equipped with an aluminum finish, the Aorus X9 DT also benefits from a Quad Fan cooling system with 4 fans and 8 heat pipes. Its sound solution includes 2 speakers of 2W 2 subwoofers of 2W.
In addition, its keyboard with keypad has mechanical keys Brown Switches with RGB backlight system key.
Its tariff is accordingly since 3900 dollars is evoked.