GIGABYTE Aero 15X v8-BK4

GIGABYTE Aero 15X v8-BK4 N82E16834233237


Intel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 4.62 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:97
GPU Benchmark:91
User ratings:96
Popularity score:80


  • 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:78/ 100

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Product nameGIGABYTE Aero 15X v8-BK4MSI WE Series WE63 8SJ-280ASUS ROG Zephyrus M GM501GS-XS74MSI P65 Creator 8RF-442ASUS ROG Zephyrus M GM501GS-XS74
CPU Benchmark97better99979797
GPU Benchmark91worse83better92better92better92
Value for Money59better77worse46better66better61
Shopineer score7878worse72better8078
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-Bit
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesThin Bezel 144 Hz IPS Anti-glareWideview 94% NTSC color Anti-glare144 Hz 3 ms 400 nits, IPS-Level, 72% NTSC 100% sRGB, Anti-Glare,Anti-Glare Wide View Angle 144 Hz 7 ms 72% NTSC144 Hz 3 ms 400 nits, IPS-Level, 72% NTSC 100% sRGB, Anti-Glare,
ProcessorIntel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHzbetterIntel Xeon E-2176M 2.70 GHzIntel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHzIntel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHzIntel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHz
Base Frequency2.2 GHzbetter2.7 GHz2.2 GHz2.2 GHz2.2 GHz
Boost Frequency4.1 GHzbetter4.4 GHzworse3.9 GHz4.1 GHzworse3.9 GHz
Memory16 GBbetter32 GB16 GB16 GBbetter32 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB32 GB32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2666worseDDR4 2133DDR4 2666DDR4 2666DDR4 2666
SSD512 GB512 GB512 GBworse256 GB512 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamHD Camera720p HD Webcam720p HD720p HD Webcam720p HD
BatteryLi Polymer 94.24 Wh6-cell (51 Whr)55 WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion4-cell (82 WHr) Li-Polymer55 WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeForce GTX 1070 Max-QworseNVIDIA Quadro P2000betterGeForce GTX 1070betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070betterGeForce GTX 1070
Video Memory8 GBworse4 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
CommunicationWLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 9560 Jefferson Peak (2x2 802.11ac)802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 9560 Jefferson Peak (2x2 802.11ac)802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorBlackAluminum BlackAluminum BlackWhite with Gold Diamond cutAluminum Black
Weight4.62 lbs.worse5.05 lbs.worse5.4 lbs.better4.14 lbs.worse5.4 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 Wake18916379
Alien: Isolation270246183138
Anno 1404398191
Anno 2070179220167152
Anno 22051481388535
Ark Survival Evolved112614129
Ashes of the Singularity827064
Assassin's Creed Syndicate90877635
Assassin's Creed Unity83735544
Assassinīs Creed III798261
Assassinīs Creed IV: Black Flag60596458
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey87695840
Assassinīs Creed Origins78605049
Batman: Arkham City210210136103
Batman: Arkham Knight14513410172
Batman: Arkham Origins32426917881
Battlefield 118616910697
Battlefield 327018118269
Battlefield 4197194188106
Battlefield Hardline17816912896
Battlefield V1721107878
Battlefield: Bad Company 2311297256118
BioShock Infinite281241189125
Borderlands 2146105116122
Call of Duty Black Ops 4137978883
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare12512310799
Call of Duty WWII22316011288
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare18713711067
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2299270221144
Call of Duty: Black Ops 314914210493
Call of Duty: Ghosts17516211577
Civilization 59777
Civilization VI81686366
Civilization: Beyond Earth167153118110
CoD: Modern Warfare 3147126204161
Company of Heroes 267616451
Counter-Strike: GO143388251275
Crysis - CPU Benchmark108147
Crysis - GPU Benchmark23615847
Crysis 25593
Crysis 315314211362
Darksiders III1911008365
Darksiders II353210
Dead Space 3370403351203
Destiny 214611911296
Deus Ex Human Revolution683163185
Deus Ex Mankind Divided1281086736
Diablo III207189210202
Dirt 3196202175176
Dirt 428018011869
Dirt Rally383158139103
Dirt Showdown101878899
Dishonored 2102947163
Dota 2 Reborn138120124125
Dota 2110112116
Dragon Age: Inquisition18215010173
F1 2012183141128112
F1 201313312410496
F1 2014121119120111
F1 201720914911981
F1 201819812910671
FIFA 16320290252
FIFA 17345337288212
FIFA 18328309268256
FIFA 19289261240196
Fallout 417614910386
Fallout 7667625959
Far Cry 312712010168
Far Cry 412211510088
Far Cry 5124857973
Far Cry Primal1311059071
Farming Simulator 17228200187166
Farming Simulator 1919115511593
Fifa 12286219285
Fifa 13447382357349
Fifa 14463310317201
Fifa 15370293251
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark1196544
For Honor24512612088
Forza Horizon 415610610079
GRID 2196153148137
GRID: Autosport344175167128
GTA V15314110553
Ghost Recon Wildlands142817341
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier9768
Guild Wars 21287666
Hitman 201681796462
Hitman 281746664
Hitman: Absolution105978873
Just Cause 2120
Just Cause 31451349585
Just Cause 4121867165
Kingdom Come: Deliverance130857153
Mad Max260158146
Mafia 2195194150181
Mafia 3876444
Mass Effect 36212077
Mass Effect Andromeda1421006457
Max Payne 382877862
Medal of Honor: Warfighter23120219873
Metal Gear Solid V55575859
Metro 2033310166178102
Metro: Last Light14814612995
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor220196123100
Middle-earth: Shadow of War1491058563
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1941429181
Monster Hunter World104756855
Need for Speed 20161351299576
Need for Speed Payback1391099387
Need for Speed: Most Wanted61625977
Need for Speed: Rivals29276434
No Man's Sky1271168039
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds119917957
Rainbow Six Siege316256165136
Resident Evil 5447274174
Resident Evil 7382216138112
Rise of the Tomb Raider1941448974
Risen 2: Dark Waters11115412182
Risen 3: Titan Lords57647268
Rocket League245243187
Ryse: Son of Rome92747874
Saints Row IV95858886
Shadow of the Tomb Raider127746758
Sims 3523403354
Sims 4181158126116
Sleeping Dogs17617718090
Splinter Cell: Blacklist9112212260
Star Wars Battlefront 218911910078
Star Wars Battlefront189193129113
StarCraft 234411012484
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm20811913794
Supreme Commander - FA Bench63
Team Fortress 2131117112120
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified12315110547
The Crew 257616157
The Crew57585859
The Division1971508465
The Elder Scrolls Online91918757
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim18219911389
The Evil Within 285565052
The Evil Within717263
The Witcher 32111519149
Titanfall 2139141111101
Tomb Raider504429345167
Torchlight 2130121114
Total War: Rome II25124316680
Total War: Shogun 2204104103
Trackmania Nations Forever39317766
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III152755145
Watch Dogs 21141097348
Watch Dogs103956953
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus2011249687
Wolfenstein: The New Order72805858
World of Tanks v8100808693
World of Warcraft31730116389
World of Warships181145137142
X-Plane 10.2591462422
X-Plane 11.11807059
XCOM 2102876833