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Gigabyte's Aero & Aorus laptops now come with Intel's new 10th gen processors and NVIDIA RTX Super graphics (Updated)

By Kenny Yeo - on 6 Apr 2020, 2:54pm

Gigabyte's Aero & Aorus laptops now come with Intel's new 10th gen processors and NVIDIA RTX Super graphics (Updated)

Note: Updated on 6 April 2020 with local pricing and availability details.

(Image source: Gigabyte)

Following the release of Intel's new 10th generation H-series mobile Core processors and NVIDIA's RTX 20 Super GPUs for notebooks, Gigabyte has just unveiled that its new Aero and Aorus notebooks which will feature these new high-end components.

 

Aero 15 and Aero 17

The Gigabyte Aero 15 (Image source: Gigabyte)

The Aero series is the company's lineup of thin and light (relatively speaking) notebooks designed for content creation. Powerful CPUs speed up video rendering while the latest GPUs aid in CAD.

The Aero series will be available with Intel's newest 10th generation H-series Core i7 and Core i9 processors, and also NVIDIA's newest GeForce RTX 2070 Super and RTX 2080 Super GPUs for notebooks.

To eke out more performance, the Aero notebooks have an improved Windforce cooling system.

Additionally, Gigabyte says every new Aero notebook will ship with NVIDIA Studio drivers out of the box, this optimises the GPU for over 40 professional content creation software.

As for displays, the Aero 15 will be available with a 4K OLED option, whereas the larger Aero 17 will be available with a 4K HDR option.

 

Aorus 15G, Aorus 17G, and Aorus 17X

(Image source: Gigabyte)

The trio, the Aorus 15G, 17G, and 17X are Gigabyte's new flagship gaming notebooks.

What's noteworthy about these trio of new notebooks is that Gigabyte claims they are the lightest notebooks to feature mechanical keyboards. This is made possible because of a close collaboration with Omron, one of the world's biggest manufacturer of mechanical keyboard switches.

Predictably, they will be offered with the latest 10th generation Core i7 and Core i9 H-series processors from Intel as well as the newest GeForce RTX 2080 Super and RTX 2070 Super from NVIDIA.

To ensure maximum performance, these notebooks will feature an Windforce Infinity cooling technology.

They will also come with fast 240Hz refresh rate displays as standard. This reduces ghosting and tearing, and provides a smother visuals.

 

Pricing and availability

The Gigabyte Aero 15 and Aero 17 are both available now with prices starting at S$4,199 for the Aero 15 and S$4,599 for the Aero 17.

The specs for these models are as follows:

Model Aero 15 OLED Aero 17
Display 15.6-inch 4K AMOLED 17.3-inch 4K HDR IPS
Processor Intel Core i7-10875H Intel Core i7-10875H
Memory 16GB 16GB
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super 8GB NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super 8GB
Price S$4,199 S$4,599

For more information, visit Gigabyte's page.

The Aorus notebooks will be available at a later date.