Gigabyte Aero 15X Review

Gaming laptops and battery life are like two ships passing in the night. If you want one, you typically can’t get the other. But the Gigabyte Aero 15X ($2,199) aims to be the solution to that problem by offering a slim chassis and a battery that runs for over 7 hours. Pair those features with a bright display and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q graphics, and you have a portable contender. But if you want a keyboard and touchpad capable of productivity work, you might end up looking elsewhere.


If you were to pull out the Aero 15X on a plane, at a Starbucks or at a business meeting, no one would instantly assume that it was a gaming notebook. The laptop is sleek, thin and professional — perhaps too much so. The lid is made of black carbon fiber with Gigabyte’s logo in silver, and it has a small section made to look like metal with nanolithography.

Read full post here:

Share on FacebookPin on PinterestTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn