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 $1792.37 (for a new one, see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:75
GPU Benchmark:88
User ratings:96
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Poor value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:65/ 100

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current
GIGABYTE Aero 15X v8-BK4 N82E16834233237
Faster CPU
MSI GE Series GE63 Raider RGB-600
Faster GPU
Aorus 15-X9-RT4AD
Lighter
MSI P65 Creator 8RE-020
Better Value
DELL G3579-7009BLK
Product nameGIGABYTE Aero 15X v8-BK4MSI GE Series GE63 Raider RGB-600Aorus 15-X9-RT4ADMSI P65 Creator 8RE-020DELL G3579-7009BLK
CPU Benchmark75better77757575
GPU Benchmark88better92better92worse85worse80
Value for Money36better51better38better44better75
Popularity8080808080
Rating96worseworseworseworse90
Shopineer score65better68worse62worse64better79
Price$1792.37better$1469.99better$1749.00better$1399.00better$1124.99
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-bitWindows 10 Home 64-bitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandGIGABYTEMSIAorusMSIDELL
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
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-glareIPS-Level, 144 Hz 3 ms, 72% NTSC 100% sRGB144 Hz IPS Anti-GlareIPS-Level 60 Hz 72% NTSC Thin Bezel 100% sRGBIPS Anti-Glare LED-Backlit
TouchscreenNoNoNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-9750H 2.60 GHzIntel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHzIntel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHzIntel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHz
Cores00000
Base Frequency2.2 GHzbetter2.6 GHz2.2 GHz2.2 GHz2.2 GHz
Boost Frequency4.1 GHzbetter4.5 GHz4.1 GHz4.1 GHz4.1 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GBbetter64 GB32 GB32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2666DDR4 2666DDR4 2666DDR4 2666DDR4 2666
HDD1 TB
HDD RPM
SSD512 GB512 GB512 GB512 GB512 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamHD Camera720p HD WebcamHD Camera720p HD Webcam
BatteryLi Polymer 94.24 Wh6-cell (51 Wh) Li-IonLi-Polymer 62 Wh4-cell (82 WHr) Li-Polymer56 Whr Battery, 4-Cell (Integrated)
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeForce GTX 1070 Max-QbetterGeForce RTX 2070betterGeForce RTX 2070worseNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060worseGeForce GTX 1050 Ti
Video Memory8 GB8 GB8 GBworse6 GBworse4 GB
CommunicationWLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LANKiller N1550i Combo (2x2 ac)Killer Wireless-AC 1550 (802.11ac)Intel 9560 Jefferson Peak (2x2 802.11ac)
ColorBlackRGB A cover Aluminum BlackBlackAluminum SilverBlack
Weight4.62 lbs.worse5.49 lbs.worse5.29 lbs.better4.14 lbs.worse5.57 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: Isolation268252188146
Anno 1404398191
Anno 180091816031
Anno 2070179220167152
Anno 22051491409035
Anthem92736762
Apex Legends1481169690
Ark Survival Evolved122614430
Ashes of the Singularity826762
Assassin's Creed Syndicate91917635
Assassin's Creed Unity70704835
Assassinīs Creed III798261
Assassinīs Creed IV: Black Flag60596458
Assassinīs Creed Odyssey88615940
Assassinīs Creed Origins85665653
Assassinīs Creed Valhalla80604642
Batman: Arkham City210210136103
Batman: Arkham Knight14513410172
Batman: Arkham Origins32426917881
Battlefield 118512010496
Battlefield 324618917259
Battlefield 4207204191108
Battlefield Hardline17816912896
Battlefield V1511067878
Battlefield: Bad Company 2311297256118
BioShock Infinite312269231126
Borderlands 2140104114121
Borderlands 3127835643
Call of Duty Black Ops 41771069890
Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War129665247
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare12512310799
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2019141938168
Call of Duty WWII22216011489
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare18514911672
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2224242200135
Call of Duty: Black Ops 31381329991
Call of Duty: Ghosts17516211577
Civilization 59777
Civilization VI85726870
Civilization: Beyond Earth167153118110
CoD: Modern Warfare 3147126204161
Company of Heroes 268616152
Control1746144
Counter-Strike: GO218227213263
Crysis - CPU Benchmark108147
Crysis - GPU Benchmark2195047
Crysis 25593
Crysis 315113811263
Darksiders III1821018165
Darksiders II353210
Dead Space 3370403351203
Death Stranding120817575
Destiny 214511710893
Deus Ex Human Revolution523274184
Deus Ex Mankind Divided1301086937
Diablo III213205208207
Dirt 3196202175176
Dirt 428618311869
Dirt 5106624826
Dirt Rally 2.021912310159
Dirt Rally370157140103
Dirt Showdown107907993
Dishonored 21071027867
Dishonored123124126122
Doom Eternal1831159693
Doom151143109100
Dota 2 Reborn135124115109
Dota 2110112116
Dragon Age: Inquisition17714410173
ELEX1221008665
Escape from Tarkov1251079482
Evolve192178126110
F1 2012183141128112
F1 201313312410496
F1 2014121119120111
F1 201721114711879
F1 201819813610872
F1 201920613511682
F1 202022214011580
FIFA 16320290252
FIFA 17345337288212
FIFA 18326315289219
FIFA 19269249223196
FIFA 20246224203192
FIFA 21205197187182
Fallout 417615210384
Fallout 7665626060
Far Cry 312712010168
Far Cry 41151169679
Far Cry 5123848073
Far Cry New Dawn107807669
Far Cry Primal1291008971
Farming Simulator 17224200195172
Farming Simulator 1920415812296
Fifa 12286219285
Fifa 13447382357349
Fifa 14463310317201
Fifa 15370293251
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark1176949
Flight Simulator 202062443422
For Honor25312211687
Fortnite25716711188
Forza Horizon 41581099880
GRID 20191601028457
GRID 2196153148137
GRID: Autosport344175167128
GTA V16916011659
Gears Tactics2461308259
Ghost Recon Breakpoint106716447
Ghost Recon Wildlands139807341
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier9768
Guild Wars 21287666
Hearthstone312983
Hitman 201669676362
Hitman 286756865
Hitman: Absolution98847770
Horizon Zero Dawn109736150
Hunt Showdown1747965
Just Cause 2120
Just Cause 31451349585
Just Cause 4130937268
Kingdom Come: Deliverance129877153
League of Legends220203200175
Mad Max260158146
Mafia 2195194150181
Mafia 3846443
Mafia Definitive Edition1126660
Mass Effect 3835680
Mass Effect Andromeda1421026658
Max Payne 382877862
Medal of Honor: Warfighter23120219873
Metal Gear Solid V55575859
Metro 203313816417768
Metro Exodus115624637
Metro: Last Light15215013595
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor229198123101
Middle-earth: Shadow of War1531088564
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1941419283
Monster Hunter World118807156
Need for Speed 20161351299576
Need for Speed Heat94807262
Need for Speed Payback1381099390
Need for Speed: Most Wanted61625977
Need for Speed: Rivals29276434
No Man's Sky1271168039
Overwatch299297210127
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds1471039168
Prey154141128118
Rage 2155776564
Rainbow Six Siege318258168142
Red Dead Redemption 2115684427
Resident Evil 5447274174
Resident Evil 7382231138110
Rise of the Tomb Raider2011509275
Risen 2: Dark Waters11115412182
Risen 3: Titan Lords57647268
Risen33915211188
Rocket League265237188
Ryse: Son of Rome92747874
Saints Row IV95858886
Serious Sam 4117695739
Shadow of the Tomb Raider127766961
SimCity971478466
Sims 3523403354
Sims 4173159126121
Sleeping Dogs17617718090
Splinter Cell: Blacklist9112212260
Star Wars Battlefront 21881189778
Star Wars Battlefront189192132113
Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order907768
Star Wars Squadrons265186162143
StarCraft 2380178160141
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm460208174127
Strange Brigade27712510084
Supreme Commander - FA Bench66
Team Fortress 2128124120119
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified12315110547
The Crew 257606160
The Crew57585859
The Division 2142907152
The Division2141548364
The Elder Scrolls Online94958056
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim17715610590
The Evil Within 284575051
The Evil Within717263
The Witcher 32351639350
Thief12111810068
Titanfall 2138141111101
Titanfall57716060
Tomb Raider473416334169
Torchlight 2130121114
Total War: Rome II25723616675
Total War: Shogun 2204104103
Total War: Three Kingdoms210915840
Trackmania Nations Forever330210111
Valorant233223215
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III152755145
Watch Dogs 21141097348
Watch Dogs Legion91705930
Watch Dogs103956953
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus2031269788
Wolfenstein: The New Order55555755
World of Tanks enCore432211107
World of Tanks v8103707176
World of Warcraft29933012490
World of Warships188157137136
X-Plane 10.25107522820
X-Plane 11.11998673
XCOM 293896933