GIGABYTE Technology made a significant entry into the AI gaming laptop market with the introduction of the AORUS AI Gaming Laptop Series at the 2024 Consumer Electronics Show in the United States. The company unveiled the AORUS and GIGABYTE Gaming AI laptops, featuring the latest 14th generation Intel® Core™ HX series processors and NVIDIA RTX™ 40 Laptop GPUs. This marks GIGABYTE’s foray into the evolving realm of AI PCs. The initial release includes models such as the AORUS 17X and AORUS 16X, both equipped with the powerful Intel® Core™ i9-14900HX processor and NVIDIA RTX™ 40 series graphics cards.
The AORUS 17X, in particular, supports the full-powered NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 4090 with a maximum graphic power of up to 175W. Utilizing TensorRT, it enhances the processing of next-generation language models like Llama 2 and Code Llama, resulting in a remarkable fourfold increase in performance on Windows PCs with RTX discrete GPU. This is especially advantageous for handling large batches of complex language models (LLM), revolutionizing the way users leverage laptops for their workflows.
In addition to the powerful hardware, the laptops come with GIGABYTE AI Nexus, a new control software that enhances power management, gaming performance, and generative-AI software to a new level. The integration of Microsoft AI assistant, Copilot, further boosts efficiency, innovation, and competitive edge. Dolby Vision® and Dolby Atmos® technologies contribute to an enhanced gaming experience, delivering professional-grade AI generative content and immersive gameplay.
AORUS 16X Redefines Gaming with Cutting-Edge AI
The groundbreaking AORUS 16X AI gaming laptop revolutionizes the gaming experience by merging cutting-edge technology with AI capabilities. Fueled by the latest 14th generation Intel® Core™ i9-14900HX processor boasting 24 cores (8 performance cores and 16 efficiency cores) and a clock speed of up to 5.8 GHz, this laptop delivers desktop-class performance, effortlessly managing multitasking and resource-intensive workloads. Its discrete graphics feature support for the NVIDIA RTX™ 4070 Laptop GPU and incorporates Advanced Optimus technology (DDS) with a maximum graphic power of up to 140W. This unlocks potent AI computing power, enhancing gaming experiences through NVIDIA’s Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS 3) technology, providing automatic frame rate generation, ray tracing, and restoring native high-resolution visuals for an ultimate, fast-paced gaming experience.
Underpinning this robust computational capability is GIGABYTE’s exclusive WINDFORCE Infinity cooling system, featuring powerful dual 12V fans, efficient 5 heat pipes, ultra-thin 0.1mm fins, and a 3D VortX air-channeling design. This system significantly improves heat dissipation efficiency, ensuring stable performance during high loads and a noise-free immersive experience during low loads. Additionally, GIGABYTE introduces the exclusive Copilot hotkey, instantly activating the Windows Copilot AI assistant feature to assist with daily workflows, creative processes, and productivity.
The AORUS Beacon steals the spotlight this year with its dual cover designs in Midnight Gray and Aurora Gray, complementing the laptop’s beastly performance. Utilizing Nanoimprint Lithography (NIL) technology and an iridescent design, the laptop features a 4-sided super-slim bezel design with a remarkable 91% screen-to-body ratio, GIGABYTE’s patented 3mm bezels, and a high refresh rate of up to 165Hz. Holding the TÜV Rheinland Eye Comfort Certification and Pantone® Validated color accuracy certification, it ensures high comfort and confidence for extended use.
AORUS 17X: Unleashing Peak AI Computing Power
GIGABYTE presents its flagship model, the AORUS 17X AI gaming laptop, undergoing a classic transformation with a CNC metal cutting process and earning recognition with the Red Dot Product Design Award. Tailored for the performance king dedicated to AI-generated content and AAA games, it is powered by the Intel® Core™ i9-14900HX processor, delivering peak-class multitasking capabilities. In the discrete graphics department, it supports the NVIDIA RTX™ 4090 Laptop GPU, boasting up to 16GB GDDR6 VRAM, a maximum graphic power of up to 175W, and Advanced Optimus technology (DDS). Beyond smoothly running native 4K resolution games, it unleashes powerful AI computing performance, handling complex generative artificial intelligence models and texture effects. The WINDFORCE Infinity cooling system enhances heat dissipation efficiency by 35%, equipped with four sets of 12V fans and a 3D Vort cooling channel design.
The 2024 AORUS AI gaming laptop series features a 99Wh maximum battery capacity with PD charging support for on-the-go use, and comprehensive I/O ports for easy external expansion. GIGABYTE’s exclusive AI Nexus application, including “AI Boost” powered by Microsoft Azure AI, automatically adjusts system power consumption and fan settings for an overclocking gaming experience. The “AI Generator” utilizes edge AI computing capabilities and Stable Diffusion for a creative AI graphics generation experience. “AI Power Gear” optimizes power consumption to enhance battery life and extend product lifespan. On the Windows 11 operating system, users can summon the “Copilot” AI chatbot to address queries, showcasing GIGABYTE’s comprehensive application of AI from the cloud to the local, providing users with the convenience and endless potential brought by the AI era. Pre-orders for the AORUS 16X/AORUS 17X (2024) AI gaming laptops are now open for you to embrace the golden age of generative AI.