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Super thin & Lightweight: A Gaming Milestone
The flowing sculpted lines and quality matte black are scented with understated luxury without reducing its original aggression. The aerodynamic streamlines connect expanded vents, offering the ultimate gaming flagship a breath of speed. Building such smashing performance into a slim chassis takes tremendous expertise and the best thermal know-how. You can find out the top-tier craftsmanship by owning this ultimate gaming flagship.
Coffee Lake CPU | Wake Up to the Extreme
The next upgrade is the introduction of the all new Intel Core i7-8850H . Upgrading from the previous Kaby Lake architecture CPU’s, the all new Coffee Lake architecture improves the performance with a whopping additional 40% in multitasking performance, with better energy efficiency and processing power that allows you stream, record and play at the same time without worries. The wait is over. Introducing the Intel Core i7-8850H with AORUS v8. The best meets the best.
AORUS Overclock | Laptop Overclocking Made Easy
It is mind blowing to realize that the insanity does not stop here. On top of the already-extreme core clock speed, AORUS gives “one click” overclocking function to your command. Take it to the higher level when others can’t offer and be part of the overclocking performance sensation.
M.2 PCIe SSD: The Next Storage Revolution
With mSATA technology limiting SSD’s full potential; it’s time to leave the old, and own the new! Perfected PCI Express SSD technology with the next generation form factor, M.2 is like a breath of fresh air to storage performance with its ideal speed! With a single drive reaching 2000 MB/s, different functions such as game loading and system booting all happen in the blink of an eye. Being 4 times faster than any traditional SATA SSD, the benefits are obvious: the faster it is, the better it is. All these are found in the X5 v8 which has two 1TB M.2 PCIe SSD and one 2TB HDD, giving you a massive storage up to 4TB!
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DDR4 2666Hz | Memory Speed for 4K Gaming
Games have more demands than ever before with the introduction of 4K gaming. Ram speed needs to be upgraded in order to meet the demands. AORUS decided to up the game by upgrading the DDR4 speed to the latest and extreme speed of 2666Hz. Feel the difference right away and allow ram demanding games be a thing of the past.
Thunderbolt 3 | The Fastest, Most Powerful All In One Port
The Thunderbolt 3 has outstanding capabilities such as transfer speeds up to 40Gbps, device charging with 5V/3A currents and connecting plug ‘n’ play external graphics. The Thunderbolt 3 is the most powerful compact and versatile port till now.
UHS-II SD Card Reader | Extreme Transfer Speed
Don’t let slow transfer speeds appear in your way. Whether if you need to get your media work done or transferring large files between friends, the USH-II built in SD card reader will not disappoint with a transfer speed of up to 300MB/s. Get the transfers done faster then you can spend your time on gaming with the AORUS X5 v8 extreme gaming laptop.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070: The Ultimate Performance
The new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10 series GPU has the latest Pascal architecture, which breaks the limitation of laptop performance. The new GPU gives not only the ultimate performance and efficiency, but also easily offers an immersive Virtual Reality (VR) experience and smooth high-res gameplay. Hardcore gamers can now have over-the-top performance on the mobile platform with crystal clear, captivating motion graphics, and jaw-dropping visuals.
THE ULTIMATE PC GAMING PLATFORM
Get Game Ready by using GeForce GTX. GeForce GTX gives the fastest performance, with the most advanced gaming technologies (NVIDIA GameWorks) and the best gaming ecosystem (GeForce Experience).
Ansel is a revolutionary new method to capture in-game shots and view in 360. Compose your screenshots from any angle, adjust them with post-process filters, capture HDR images in high-fidelity formats, and share them in 360 degrees from your mobile phone, PC, or VR headset.
HDR Ready games and movies are rendered in rich, vibrant colors to provide sharper and more realistic images.
Experience next-generation VR performance, the lowest latency, and plug-and-play compatibility with leading headsets which are driven by NVIDIA VRWorks technologies. VR audio, physics, and haptics let you hear and feel every moment.
Tear-free, Super Smooth & Fast with G-SYNC
Equipped with NVIDIA G-SYNC groundbreaking technology, X5 v8 offers the smoothest and fastest gaming experience ever. The innovative G-SYNC can synchronize display refresh rates to the GPU in your gaming laptop, and eliminates screen tearing and reducing display stutter and input lag.
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FHD 144Hz IPS | Buttery Smooth
Seeking for more is what winners always do. Taking advantage of the higher refresh rate of 144Hz is not just for victory but it is also to give a smooth visual sensation. Furthermore, the 144Hz panel is an IPS panel and is calibrated through X-rite Pantone calibration before it leaves the factory. The result is having perfect color reproduction and viewing angle that provides you the edge like no other.
*Panel specifications may differ by country and region. Please contact your local dealers or retailers for the latest product information.
X-Rite Pantone Calibration: Experience True Colors
The complexity of in-game colors is what brings the game to real life. Without proper color calibration, the intended colors would be well hidden away. AORUS has teamed up with X-Rite Pantone which is a world-renowned authority on color and provider of leading color technologies - to offer accurate colors throughout the color spectrum. Each display on the laptop is fully calibrated via a professional calibration solution from X-Rite Pantone. Experience vibrant yet accurate colors shown as intended by game developers. Gamers are able to enjoy every gaming moment and also take advantage of the accurate color contrasts in order to distinguish between enemies from the environment.
Multi External Display Support: Build Up Your War Room
Open up to more possibilities by using the X5 v8. With the introduction of Thunderbolt 3 port, you are able to connect up to a total of 3 external 4K displays. Watch a strategic gaming video while playing a game, check and control your music without exiting the game or go all out immersive with NVIDIA Surround. Do more and enjoy more, now it is possible with the X5 v8.
*Connect 3 external displays through the combination of HDMI, mini-DP and Thunderbolt 3 ports.
Smooth VR | The Only Machine You Need
It comes as no surprise that the AORUS X5 v8 with NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics can power any VR device which you throw at it. With a specialized plug and play port design, you will find it is easy to set up your VR and submerge in the smoothest virtual gaming experience without worrying about hardware performance. What you need is the X5 v8.
AORUS Cooling | Upgraded 7 Heatpipes
Cooling is one of the most important things when it comes to designing a laptop. AORUS has an additional heatpipe which comes to a total of 7. Through the specially built-in fans and vents, the all new AORUS X5 v8 leads the way in low profile chassis cooling like no other.
Versatile Fan Control | 15 Stage Deep Fan Control
Other than the specialized cooling chassis design, AORUS further adds an intuitive fan customization UI that can defiantly suit any gamer needs. Take control of the fan in different situations, with quiet, normal, gaming, customize and deep control profiles to pick from. Gamers can go even further with a fan curve, 15 stage fan control setting (deep control profile) that allows gamers assign different fan speeds to individual temperature for the ultimate fan tweak customization.
ESS SABRE Hi-Fi Audio DAC | Games Are Won Through Detail
True gamers are always trying to seek maximum performance throughout. AORUS has excelled all expectations and installed the class leading ESS SABRE Hi-Fi Audio DAC into the iconically thin laptop chassis. The ESS DAC outputs a monstrous rate of 24bit/192KHz, providing detailed sound replication. Gamers can now hear the distance, direction and footsteps of the enemy, being well prepared to win a competition. This is the true definition of audio advantage and pleasure, for gaming and entertainment alike.
Go Inside the Action with Breakthrough Sound
Dolby Atmos lets you got involved in the game with powerful, moving audio that sweeps all around and above you with amazing precision and realism. A leap forward from surround sound, it provides you a competitive edge, with audio that heightens your sense of awareness and immerses you in a more intense gaming experience.
RGB Fusion Keyboard | In The Dark There is Light
The all-new AORUS RGB Fusion has island-style per-key RGB backlighting in 16.7 million color variations, offering virtually unlimited customization. Each and every key can be customized to light up only the required keys for each application, letting the users to instantly identify which keys they want to press. Moreover, users can setup animated illumination effects like breathing, waves, and ripples.
Per-key backlighting can provide not only practical benefits of quick identification, but also a unique visual experience and endless customization. The Fusion app can combine audio, backlight, and macro settings to profiles, and switch automatically among different games or applications.
Every Key is a Macro Key
Craving macros? With the AORUS Fusion software, you can design any key or key combination into a macro, reducing the need for dedicated keys. All cast spells or complex tasks can be done with a single keypress.
AORUS Touchpad |Tradition Redefined
Choose from a multitude of material combinations, AORUS has been built with the most silky-smooth and robust trackpad to date. You can find a striking AORUS logo on the trackpad for extra aesthetics, with a unique procedure that reflects different color shades as you look at it from different angles.
Killer DoubleShot Pro | Full Bandwidth Utilization
Killer DoubleShot Pro offers unprecedented speed, intelligence, and control for systems with Killer Wireless adapter and a Killer Ethernet controller. DoubleShot Pro automatically selects the fastest network connection and sends all high priority traffic over that interface. All standard traffic is then sent through the other interface. This feature ensures the highest priority traffic will always be put on the fastest and most reliable link, providing you lag free gaming experience even while running multiple downloads at the same time.
Stream Like A Pro | XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster
From editing, managing, recording and streaming videos, the software provides powerful and easy to use tools in order for gamers to reach out with ease and is compatible with different types of social media. Expand with plugins or even chat with followers, XSplit is an all-in-one for video production and streaming.
Do Not Disturb | Don’t Let Anything Get in Your Way
Remember the time that the system update has disturbed you gaming session? AORUS came up with a solution called DND (Do Not Disturb) mode, for whenever you are in need of an interruption free gaming session. Say goodbye to sudden system updates that lead to sudden drop/spike in connection speed or system restarts. All you have to do is activate the DND mode with a simple click through the AORUS C&C interface. Take your game experience to the higher level without any obstructions.
AORUS Exclusive | International 1+1 Year Warranty
AORUS is committed to offer the best in hardware and after-sales service. AORUS has further set the standard in the industry by providing an additional 1-year international warranty on top of the norm. Enjoy every moment with your AORUS laptop with the exclusive 1+1 year international warranty.
Game in a Greener Environment | iF Design Award
AORUS give gamers with the ultimate in hardware and software performance. What’s more, AORUS has redesigned the packaging by using natural smelling rice husks that is eco-friendly and fully decomposable, yet keeping the same protection as before. Create a better environment while we lead our game to victory. Now accredit with the internationally renowned iF Design Award win.
Rice Husk Material
RFP = Recycle Fiber of Plant, also names as “organic plastics”, is a bio-plastic particle consisting of natural plant fibers and starches in the specific proportion.
Product SKU GIG00009 Model X5-1070-801 Condition New Operating System Windows 10 Processor Intel 8th Gen i7 8850H 6 Core 12 Thread 2.6Ghz Base to 4.3Ghz Max Screen 15.6" FHD 1920x1080 144Hz IPS (Pantone Certified) Anti Glare Screen Memory 16GB DDR4 RAM Hard Drive 512GB M.2 PCIe SSD | 1TB Hard Drive Graphics GTX 1070 8GB Graphics Networking
LAN: Killer™ LAN Chip
Wireless LAN: Killer™ Wireless-AC 1535 (802.11ac, a/b/g/n compatible)
Bluetooth: Bluetooth V4.1
Card Reader SD Card Reader (UHS-II) x 1 Ports
Thunderbolt 3.0 x 1, HDMI 2.0 x 1, mini DP 1.4 x 1, RJ45 x 1, USB 3.1 Gen.1 (Type-A) x 3,USB 3.1 Gen.2 (Type-A) x 1, USB 3.1 Gen.2 (Type-C) x 1, Audio Jack : Earphone (HiFi / SPDIF) x 1, MIC in x 1, SD Card Reader (UHS-II) x 1, DC Jack x 1
Camera HD Camera Bluetooth Yes Battery Li Polymer 94.24Wh Display Weight 2.5kg | 5.51lbs Dimensions 390(W) x 272(D) x 22.9(H)mm | 15.4(W) x 10.7(D) x 0.9(H)inch Warranty 2 Year Warranty