Aorus X7 Pro v5-SL2

Aorus X7 Pro v5-SL2

Description

Intel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHz, 17.3", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, Dual NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M SLI, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 7.06 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1646.00 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:94
GPU Benchmark:92
Popularity score:98

Verdict

  • 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:90/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

current
Aorus X7 Pro v5-SL2
Faster CPU
Aorus X7v2-CF3
Faster GPU
GIGABYTE P57Xv6-PC3D
Lighter
GIGABYTE P37X-CF2
Better Value
MSI GE Series GE72VR Apache Pro-027
Product nameAorus X7 Pro v5-SL2Aorus X7v2-CF3GIGABYTE P57Xv6-PC3DGIGABYTE P37X-CF2MSI GE Series GE72VR Apache Pro-027
CPU Benchmark94better95worse90worse91worse90
GPU Benchmark92worsebetter94worse89worse91
Value for Money80worse61worse66worse55better94
Popularity98worse92worse73worse81better99
Ratingbetter90better79better61
Shopineer score90worse80worse75worse74worse87
Price$1646.00worse$1699.00better$1588.71worse$1749.00better$1549.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1975.00$1715.00$1686.00$1657.00$2433.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit / Windows 8.1 Pro downgradeWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandAorusAorusGIGABYTEGIGABYTEMSI
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyG-SYNC SupportAnti-Glare LCD backlightIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyAnti-GlareAnti-Glare IPS-Level Wide View Angle
TouchscreenNoNoNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4860HQ 2.4 GHzworseIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzworseIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzworseIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.7 GHzworse2.4 GHzworse2.6 GHzworse2.6 GHzworse2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.6 GHz3.6 GHzworse3.5 GHzworse3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GBbetter32 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133worseDDR3L 1600DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPMworse5400 RPM
SSD512 GBworse256 GBworse256 GBworse256 GB512 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiBlu-Ray BurnerDVD Super Multi
WebcamHD CameraHD WebcamHD CameraHDFHD type (30fps@1080p)
BatteryLi Polymer 94.24WhLi Polymer 73.26WhLi-polymer 75.81 WhLi-Polymer, 11.1V, 75.81Wh6 cell (51 Whr)
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardDual NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M SLIworseDual Geforce GTX 860M SLIbetterGeForce GTX 1070worseNVIDIA GeForce GTX 980MworseGeForce GTX 1060
Video Memory12 GBworse8 GBworse8 GBworse8 GBworse6 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1x1)
ColorAluminum BlackBlackAluminum BlackAluminum Black
Weight7.06 lbs.better6.21 lbs.better6.61 lbs.better6.17 lbs.better5.95 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 Wake161133102
Anno 14041052224
Anno 2070349201165153
Anno 22051161105618
ArmA 244
Ashes of the Singularity857268
Assassin's Creed Syndicate84817638
Assassin's Creed Unity1171118446
AssassinĀ“s Creed III11112380
Battlefield 1181163108102
Battlefield 317317214178
Battlefield 4200199197104
Battlefield Hardline163155123100
BioShock Infinite290273220131
Borderlands 2166133132128
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare1236756248
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare125124108100
Call of Juarez Benchmark345
Civilization 5125110
CoD Modern Warfare 2461396319176
Company of Heroes 277686738
Counter-Strike Source516
Crysis - CPU Benchmark29226338690
Crysis - GPU Benchmark33619436281
Crysis 2206126108122
Crysis 315413811256
Crysis Warhead104
Darksiders II399274
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising137938582
Dead Space 3646506405267
Deus Ex Human Revolution339387198
Deus Ex Mankind Divided1311096436
Diablo III476416365271
Dirt 3223234186213
Dirt Rally37416813683
Dirt Showdown12696102104
Dishonored 294897264
Dishonored137137139130
Doom 3411
Doom148141109100
Dota 2 Reborn129116117136
Dota 2120120119
Evolve189178131117
F.E.A.R. 276952369348211
F1 201112988113107
F1 2012163148145140
F1 201312911911799
F1 2014118118118112
FIFA 16302247173
FIFA 17370360309302
Fallout 41461399678
Far Cry 2671476188
Far Cry 314513811775
Far Cry 411711410290
Far Cry Primal69646360
Farming Simulator 17249215198188
Fifa 11671629689257
Fifa 12692538475468
Fifa 13617486570563
Fifa 141066783758666
Fifa 15380288212
GRID 2224162149131
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto941157366
GTA V15914910853
Guild Wars 21617670
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark266
Hitman 201661605250
Just Cause 286
Just Cause 31281056052
Left 4 Dead1817185
Mad Max225157145
Mafia 2167160156179
Mafia 3776740
Mass Effect 3618260
Max Payne 399979997
Metal Gear Solid V60606060
Metro 2033167165135101
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1761389282
Need for Speed 20161081039168
Need for Speed Shift874364185153
No Man's Sky1271248341
Overwatch296293219139
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege23518611195
Resident Evil 5204131134
Rise of the Tomb Raider79727168
Risen225442332192
Saints Row IV77748688
SimCity353196153113
Sims 3103573548231
Sims 4193158120105
Sleeping Dogs22321718393
Star Wars Battlefront200197127109
StarCraft 237514313091
Supreme Commander - FA Bench25326828279
The Crew60606060
The Division1611297255
The Elder Scrolls Online99987242
The Evil Within757454
The Secret World76786568
The Witcher 32051458548
Thief12612010785
Titanfall 2144144105117
Titanfall60606060
Tomb Raider519465358166
Torchlight 2122144108
Trackmania Nations Forever1058265214
Watch Dogs 21181088151
Watch Dogs104896446
World in Conflict - Benchmark2029948186126
World of Tanks v81419310288
World of Warcraft127486315995
World of Warships207163147148
X-Plane 10.25119562923
XCOM 295806732