GIGABYTE Aero 15X v8-BK4

GIGABYTE Aero 15X v8-BK4 N82E16834233237

Description

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

Price from $2099.00 (for a new one, see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:95
GPU Benchmark:90
User ratings:96
Popularity score:80

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:71/ 100

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Product nameGIGABYTE Aero 15X v8-BK4Lenovo ThinkPad P1 20MD002MUSME2 MichaelElectronics2 MSI GL63 8SE-054 Premium Gaming and Business LaptopME2 MichaelElectronics2 Lenovo 15.6" ThinkPad P1 Premium School and Business MobileEXcaliberPC MSI GE63 Raider RGB-052
CPU Benchmark95better98959595
GPU Benchmark90worse83better92worse79better94
Value for Money42better50worse38better44better45
Popularity8080worse60worse63better89
Rating96worseworseworseworse
Shopineer score71better73worse62worse65better73
Price$2099.00worse$2099.68$2099.00$2099.00$2099.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-Bit for WorkstationsWindows 10Windows 10Microsoft Windows 10
BrandGIGABYTELenovoME2 MichaelElectronics2ME2 MichaelElectronics2EXcaliberPC
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesThin Bezel 144 Hz IPS Anti-glareIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyIPSIPS
TouchscreenNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHzbetterIntel Xeon E-2176M 2.70 GHz8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H Coffee Lake Hexa Core Process8th Generation Coffee Lake Intel core i7-8750H Processor (2.2GHzProcessor: 8th Gen Intel Coffee Lake Core i7-8750H Six Core (2.2
Cores66666
Base Frequency2.2 GHzbetter2.7 GHz
Boost Frequency4.1 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GBbetter64 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2666DDR4 2400 non-ECC
HDD1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM
SSD512 GB512 GB512 GB512 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamHD Camera720p
BatteryLi Polymer 94.24 WhIntegrated Li-Ion 80 Wh battery
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeForce GTX 1070 Max-QworseNVIDIA Quadro P2000betterNVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 with 6 GB GDDR6 VRAMworseNVIDIA Quadro P1000 with 4 GB GDDR5 VRAMbetterGraphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 8GB GDDR6
Video Memory8 GBworse4 GB
CommunicationWLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorBlackBlack
Weight4.62 lbs.better3.76 lbs.worse4.8 lbs.better3.76 lbs.worse5.49 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: Isolation269254187146
Anno 1404398191
Anno 180089906431
Anno 2070179220167152
Anno 22051501409036
Anthem92776762
Apex Legends1491099388
Ark Survival Evolved116614430
Ashes of the Singularity836963
Assassin's Creed Syndicate90897735
Assassin's Creed Unity70704935
Assassinīs Creed III798261
Assassinīs Creed IV: Black Flag60596458
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey88616041
Assassinīs Creed Origins81655652
Batman: Arkham City210210136103
Batman: Arkham Knight14513410172
Batman: Arkham Origins32426917881
Battlefield 118312010596
Battlefield 328819718161
Battlefield 4205204190106
Battlefield Hardline17816912896
Battlefield V1691117878
Battlefield: Bad Company 2311297256118
BioShock Infinite298252234124
Borderlands 2144105113122
Call of Duty Black Ops 41771069790
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare12412110799
Call of Duty WWII21816011490
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare18315011672
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2236242201134
Call of Duty: Black Ops 31381329991
Call of Duty: Ghosts17516211577
Civilization 59777
Civilization VI81686567
Civilization: Beyond Earth167153118110
CoD: Modern Warfare 3147126204161
Company of Heroes 268616252
Counter-Strike: GO143388251275
Crysis - CPU Benchmark108147
Crysis - GPU Benchmark2365147
Crysis 25593
Crysis 314813811163
Darksiders III179998265
Darksiders II353210
Dead Space 3370403351203
Destiny 214611811092
Deus Ex Human Revolution536321185
Deus Ex Mankind Divided1291086837
Diablo III228185192208
Dirt 3196202175176
Dirt 428418311768
Dirt Rally 2.02001159257
Dirt Rally363157139103
Dirt Showdown98897291
Dishonored 2102967666
Dishonored123124126122
Doom15514410899
Dota 2 Reborn134124118109
Dota 2110112116
Dragon Age: Inquisition17714510173
ELEX1211008566
Evolve192178126110
F1 2012183141128112
F1 201313312410496
F1 2014121119120111
F1 201721114711779
F1 201819813510771
FIFA 16320290252
FIFA 17345337288212
FIFA 18328323288219
FIFA 19268259235196
Fallout 417515310284
Fallout 7665626060
Far Cry 312712010168
Far Cry 41151169679
Far Cry 5119848071
Far Cry New Dawn105807669
Far Cry Primal1311008971
Farming Simulator 17223197195173
Farming Simulator 1919715611994
Fifa 12286219285
Fifa 13447382357349
Fifa 14463310317201
Fifa 15370293251
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark1176847
For Honor25512411788
Fortnite27617511387
Forza Horizon 415710510076
GRID 2196153148137
GRID: Autosport344175167128
GTA V16115411254
Ghost Recon Wildlands140817240
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier9768
Guild Wars 21287666
Hitman 201669676362
Hitman 284766766
Hitman: Absolution98847869
Just Cause 2120
Just Cause 31451349585
Just Cause 4128917267
Kingdom Come: Deliverance128857053
Mad Max260158146
Mafia 2195194150181
Mafia 3826443
Mass Effect 3756391
Mass Effect Andromeda1421026657
Max Payne 382877862
Medal of Honor: Warfighter23120219873
Metal Gear Solid V55575859
Metro 203317016317768
Metro Exodus112624537
Metro: Last Light15114913495
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor229199123101
Middle-earth: Shadow of War1531108664
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1941419383
Monster Hunter World120807055
Need for Speed 20161351299576
Need for Speed Payback1371099390
Need for Speed: Most Wanted61625977
Need for Speed: Rivals29276434
No Man's Sky1271168039
Overwatch308298217129
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds1361019464
Prey153139128119
Rainbow Six Siege321258166137
Resident Evil 5447274174
Resident Evil 7381222140113
Rise of the Tomb Raider2001489174
Risen 2: Dark Waters11115412182
Risen 3: Titan Lords57647268
Risen33915211188
Rocket League267244188
Ryse: Son of Rome92747874
Saints Row IV95858886
Shadow of the Tomb Raider126736658
SimCity921748867
Sims 3523403354
Sims 4171159127119
Sleeping Dogs17617718090
Splinter Cell: Blacklist9112212260
Star Wars Battlefront 21891189879
Star Wars Battlefront189192132113
StarCraft 2308126136143
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm427193169127
Supreme Commander - FA Bench65
Team Fortress 2134125121119
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified12315110547
The Crew 258606159
The Crew57585859
The Division 2142957458
The Division2081538366
The Elder Scrolls Online94957952
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim17917011191
The Evil Within 284575051
The Evil Within717263
The Witcher 32231559249
Thief1191209768
Titanfall 2139141111100
Titanfall57716060
Tomb Raider472413335172
Torchlight 2130121114
Total War: Rome II25823616775
Total War: Shogun 2204104103
Trackmania Nations Forever40918261
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III152755145
Watch Dogs 21141097348
Watch Dogs103956953
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus2031269786
Wolfenstein: The New Order67725755
World of Tanks enCore54515697
World of Tanks v8101788390
World of Warcraft31331715791
World of Warships187159136141
X-Plane 10.25103522820
X-Plane 11.11948372
XCOM 293896933