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 $2249.00 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:93
GPU Benchmark:92
Popularity score:67

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at high settings.
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:69/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

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Aorus X7 Pro v5-SL2
Faster CPU
Faster GPU
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Aorus X5 v6-PC3K3D
Better Value
MSI GS Series GS72 Stealth Pro-425 9S7-177514-425
Product nameAorus X7 Pro v5-SL2EXcaliberPC MSI GS73VR STEALTH PRO-224 Select EditionAorus X7 v6-PC3D 17.3" Notebook FHD 6th Gen Intel i7-6820HK NVIDIA GeForceAorus X5 v6-PC3K3DMSI GS Series GS72 Stealth Pro-425
CPU Benchmark93better959393worse90
GPU Benchmark92worse91better94better94worse87
Value for Money52worse40better91
Popularity67worse45better95better99better99
Ratingbetter79better78
Shopineer score69better70better94better70better90
Price$2249.00$2249.00$2249.00$2249.00better$1399.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$2076.00$1791.00$1887.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitMicrosoft Windows 10Windows 10Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandAorusEXcaliberPCAorusAorusMSI
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"15.6"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 1080better2880 x 16201920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyG-SYNC SupportIPSIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology, Anti-glare, G-Sync supporteNon Reflection, eDP
TouchscreenNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHzbetterProcessor: 7th Generation Kaby Lake Intel Core i7-7700HQ Quad CoProcessor: 6th Gen Intel Quad Core Overclocked i7 6820HKIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHzworseIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.7 GHz2.7 GHzworse2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.6 GHz3.6 GHzworse3.5 GHz
Memory16 GBbetter32 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported64 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133betterDDR4 2400DDR4 2133
HDD1 TBbetter2 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD512 GB512 GBworse256 GBworse256 GB512 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamHD CameraHD CameraFHD type (30fps@1080p)
BatteryLi Polymer 94.24WhLi Polymer 94.24 Wh6 cell (55 WHr)
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardDual NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M SLIworseGraphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5 (VR Ready)betterGPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 GDDR5 8GBbetterGeForce GTX 1070worseGeForce GTX 970M
Video Memory12 GBworse8 GBworse3 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LANKiller Wireless-AC 1535 (802.11ac)Killer N1535 Combo (2x2 ac)
ColorAluminum BlackAluminum BlackAluminum Black
Weight7.06 lbs.better5.35 lbs.7.06 lbs.better5.51 lbs.better5.7 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 Wake153117109
Anno 14041005228
Anno 2070305257165153
Anno 22051161105618
ArmA 245
Ashes of the Singularity605965
Assassin's Creed Syndicate84817638
Assassin's Creed Unity1171118446
AssassinĀ“s Creed III11312782
Battlefield 117616010899
Battlefield 316916017980
Battlefield 4200199197104
Battlefield Hardline163155123100
BioShock Infinite290273220131
Borderlands 2160130131127
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare1258805264
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare12412410899
Call of Juarez Benchmark374
Civilization 5126102
Civilization VI72595252
CoD Modern Warfare 2461396312169
Company of Heroes 266686738
Counter-Strike Source516
Crysis - CPU Benchmark29226338287
Crysis - GPU Benchmark33119236178
Crysis 2213127109124
Crysis 315413811256
Crysis Warhead104
Darksiders II386270
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising137938582
Dead Space 3667500424247
Deus Ex Human Revolution339387198
Deus Ex Mankind Divided1161076435
Diablo III269260246273
Dirt 3225238188214
Dirt Rally37416813683
Dirt Showdown13993116117
Dishonored 294897262
Dishonored132132133129
Doom 3413
Doom14814110999
Dota 2 Reborn143129142140
Dota 2120120119
Evolve189178131117
F.E.A.R. 276952369348206
F1 2011129899087
F1 2012183175172118
F1 2013121119116101
F1 2014118118118112
FIFA 16302247173
FIFA 17370360334323
Fallout 41461399678
Far Cry 2671476190
Far Cry 314513811775
Far Cry 411711410290
Far Cry Primal69646360
Farming Simulator 17249215246181
Fifa 11643630668257
Fifa 12651543480431
Fifa 13537504569642
Fifa 141089800775682
Fifa 15380288212
GRID 2222160141130
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto941157366
GTA V15814910854
Guild Wars 21617670
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark266
Hitman 201661605250
Just Cause 283
Just Cause 31281056052
Left 4 Dead1817185
Mad Max225157145
Mafia 2157141156188
Mafia 3776642
Mass Effect 3618160
Max Payne 310110011484
Metal Gear Solid V60606060
Metro 203316716513599
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1761389282
Need for Speed 20161081039168
Need for Speed Shift874356184100
No Man's Sky1271188140
Overwatch296293217139
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege23518611195
Resident Evil 5179143134
Rise of the Tomb Raider79727168
Risen224426332196
Saints Row IV77748688
SimCity330174145106
Sims 3103573548234
Sims 4193158120105
Sleeping Dogs21417818393
Star Wars Battlefront200197127109
StarCraft 237213813191
Supreme Commander - FA Bench26027629777
The Crew60606060
The Division1611297255
The Elder Scrolls Online1011006842
The Evil Within757454
The Secret World84846766
The Witcher 32051458548
Thief12612010785
Titanfall 2144144110100
Titanfall60606060
Tomb Raider519465358166
Torchlight 2122144108
Trackmania Nations Forever1056265215
Watch Dogs 21181087546
Watch Dogs104896446
World in Conflict - Benchmark1943908186116
World of Tanks v81449310385
World of Warcraft127486316294
World of Warships207163143145
X-Plane 10.25119562923
XCOM 295806732