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Aorus X7 Enhanced with NVIDIA GTX 860M SLI Graphics

By Joy Hou - on 29 May 2014, 5:17pm

Aorus X7 Enhanced with NVIDIA GTX 860M SLI Graphics

Aorus is set to exhibit its upgraded X7 gaming notebook at the upcoming Computex 2014, happening from 3rd to 7th June.

Image source: Aorus.

Weighing just 3kg and measuring less than an inch thick (22.9mm), the new X7 is enhanced with dual GTX 860M GPUs, providing more power than a single GTX 880M graphics chip (when running 3DMark 11). The new 17-inch gaming notebook introduces RAID Xpress, a new feature with three mSATA SSDs in RAID 0 configuration delivering 1500MBps speed that significantly minimizes loading time for games and programs while its 2TB hard drive ensures sufficient storage for your massive media files.

Exclusive programmable Macro Engine automates and simplifies routine operations, so you can record your macros and share your moves with fellow Aorus owners. Also, "G" macro keys with scissor-switch key structures let you simplify your combos into one-click-execution keys. Now, you can also run your favorite programs. Simply choose up to eight different software, and start them in one click.

At a glance:-

  • Processor: 4th gen Intel Core i7-4710HQ (2.5~3.5GHz)
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 860M SLI (8GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 17.3.-inch Full HD (1,920 x 1,080) LED backlit
  • Memory: 4GB/8GB DDR3L 1866, 4 slots (Max 32GB)
  • Other notable features: Killer LAN chip, 1MP webcam

The new Aorus X7 will begin rolling out from mid June. Prices start from US$2,299.

Meanwhile, you can read more about the Aorus X7 (with NVIDIA GTX 765M SLI graphics) in our review.