Aorus X5S v5-SLCM

Aorus X5S v5-SLCM


Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 15.6", 3840 x 2160, 32 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 5.51 lbs.
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Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:89
User ratings:63
Popularity score:95


  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at high settings.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:80/ 100

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Aorus X5S v5-SLCM
Faster CPU
Aorus X5 V6-NE3D
Faster GPU
Aorus X5 v6-PC3K3D
MSI WS60 6QJ-638US
Better Value
Acer Predator 15 G9-591-74KN NX.Q05AA.001 9SIAAVC49H2018
Product nameAorus X5S v5-SLCMAorus X5 V6-NE3DAorus X5 v6-PC3K3DMSI WS60 6QJ-638USAcer Predator 15 G9-591-74KN
CPU Benchmark90better94better94better9290
GPU Benchmark89better94better94worse8189
Value for Money76worse35worse38worse62better87
Shopineer score80worse71worse70better82better89
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10 Home
Display TypeUHDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution3840 x 2160worse1920 x 1080worse2880 x 1620worse1920 x 1080worse1920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesWide View Angle Display120Hz wide viewing angledisplay LCD support NVIDIA G-SYNCIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology, Anti-glare, G-Sync supporteeDP Wide View AngleLED-backlit IPS display, 16:9 aspect ratio, Wide viewing angle
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHzbetterIntel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.80 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.7 GHzbetter2.7 GHzbetter2.8 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHzbetter3.6 GHzbetter3.6 GHzbetter3.7 GHz
Memory32 GBworse16 GBworse16 GB32 GB32 GB
Max Memory Supported64 GB64 GB32 GB64 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133betterDDR4 2400betterDDR4 2400DDR4 2133
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD512 GBworse256 GBworse256 GB512 GB512 GB
Optical Drive6X Blu-ray Disc
WebcamHD CameraHD CameraHD CameraFHD type (30fps@1080p)HD Webcam (1280 x 720)
BatteryLi Polymer, 73.26 WhLi Polymer 94.24WhLi Polymer 94.24 Wh6 cell (47 Whr)8-cell Li-ion Battery (6000 mAh)
Battery Life6 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 980MbetterGeForce GTX 1070betterGeForce GTX 1070worseNVIDIA Quadro M2000M 3D Graphic CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M
Video Memory8 GB8 GB8 GBworse4 GBworse4 GB
CommunicationKiller LANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LANKiller Wireless-AC 1535 (802.11ac)Killer Wireless-AC 1535 (802.11ac)Intel 8260 Wireless-AC Combo (2x2) + BT 4.1 M.2 typeKiller Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac WiFi featuring 2x2 MU-MIMO tech
ColorCamouflageAluminum-BlackAluminum BlackAluminum BlackBlack
Weight5.51 lbs.5.51 lbs.5.51 lbs.better4.36 lbs.worse7.5 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake14111480
Anno 1404719178
Anno 2070318144158114
Anno 22051311266323
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity685146
Assassin's Creed Syndicate75725724
Assassin's Creed Unity77634231
AssassinĀ“s Creed III798057
Battlefield 11381247770
Battlefield 314813712162
Battlefield 419619415672
Battlefield Hardline17116210169
BioShock Infinite20919117890
Borderlands 2141123119112
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare874542201
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare1221198271
Call of Juarez Benchmark245
Civilization 510892
CoD Modern Warfare 2369290234156
Company of Heroes 261615838
Counter-Strike Source387
Crysis - CPU Benchmark23719825377
Crysis - GPU Benchmark25715623871
Crysis 213310910394
Crysis 31381199543
Crysis Warhead80
Darksiders II315204
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising137938579
Dead Space 3511399322208
Deus Ex Human Revolution292299160
Deus Ex Mankind Divided96744123
Diablo III363323297184
Dirt 3212206173163
Dirt Rally39714912175
Dirt Showdown109838384
Dishonored 274684641
Doom 3393
Dota 2 Reborn999491137
Dota 2119116110
F.E.A.R. 249951555262190
F1 2011127779484
F1 2012141119123109
F1 2013133989686
F1 2014119118118110
FIFA 16302254195
FIFA 17184176165165
Fallout 41311257257
Far Cry 2475340163
Far Cry 31201099052
Far Cry 41111047362
Far Cry Primal98716346
Farming Simulator 17183163143113
Fifa 11609522530257
Fifa 12615439373373
Fifa 13531425468448
Fifa 14698513496506
Fifa 15293245232
GRID 2176134119105
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto631102565
GTA V1351158436
Guild Wars 21276959
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark266
Hitman 201666624240
Just Cause 276
Just Cause 31061006960
Left 4 Dead1228161
Mad Max20510898
Mafia 2154146157147
Mafia 3755729
Mass Effect 3606660
Max Payne 385848075
Metal Gear Solid V60605760
Metro 203314816517367
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1251126154
Need for Speed 201697937252
Need for Speed Shift579266155118
No Man's Sky99754826
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege23218611193
Resident Evil 5184131134
Rise of the Tomb Raider140935849
Saints Row IV96887765
Sims 364822246200
Sims 4187138109104
Sleeping Dogs17016814958
Star Wars Battlefront1821608875
StarCraft 235613212686
Supreme Commander - FA Bench18819320071
The Crew60606060
The Division1421075542
The Elder Scrolls Online97948454
The Evil Within888773
The Secret World76746454
The Witcher 31721026133
Titanfall 21441337366
Tomb Raider417363247105
Torchlight 210710992
Trackmania Nations Forever725201169
Watch Dogs 287784630
Watch Dogs99856146
World in Conflict - Benchmark1309615159110
World of Tanks v8123848572
World of Warcraft84058913789
World of Warships198168146134
X-Plane 10.25120593327
XCOM 288614723