Gigabyte is known for manufacturing computer hardware product and now the company has announced the launch of its ultra-thin and light gaming laptop, the Aero 14. This new notebook will be officially launched at Computex.
The Aero 14 offers a great battery life, it is projected at 10 hours thanks to its whopping 94.24 watt-hour battery – most Ultrabook’s come with 52-56Wh cells, according to manufacturer’s claims. The key performance components used by Gigabye in new Aero 14 are a choice of Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M GDDR5 3 gigabyte or GTX 965M GDDR5 2 gigabyte and the Sixth Generation Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor and working in the speed range 2.6GHz to 3.5GHz. When appropriate, the Gigabyte Aero 14 uses Nvidia Optimus technology to intelligently switch to the built-in Intel HD Graphics 530.
The IPS screen is also a cut above with a 14-inch QHD (2560 x 1440 resolution) IPS display with a 60 Hz refresh rate and wide viewing angles. The new Aero 14 sports up to two M.2 PCIe SSDs for storage, but the maximum capacity of each drive is currently unknown. Gigabyte noted that the storage capacity will vary by region and country, so it’s not surprising this specification was left out.
The laptop also comes equipped with 8GB or 16GB of DDR4 2133. A maximum RAM capacity of 32GB is ensured by two memory.
Among other key features are the inclusion of 3x USB 3.0 ports and a USB 3.1(Type-C) port, mini-DP, HDMI 2.0 port, Bluetooth 4.1, audio combo jack, wireless communication via Wi-Fi 802.11 ac and SD card reader. The laptop comes out with a built-in HD webcam and microphone, and it is equipped with a pair of 1.5W speakers providing Dolby Digital Plus Home Theatre sounds.