Aorus 17g XC
Average of 4 scores (from 6 reviews)
Reviews for the Aorus 17g XC
The Gigabyte Aorus 17G is an incredible gaming laptop for anyone looking for an alternative to desktop gaming PCs. With its tactile keyboard and 300Hz refresh rate, this is a great device for competitive gamers who need a portable machine for tournaments or events.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/29/2021
Rating: Total score: 90%
Source: Trusted Reviews
The Gigabyte AORUS 17G is an excellent high-end gaming laptop, especially if you’re into competitive multiplayer games thanks to the Nvidia 30-Series performance, mechanical keyboard and the blazing fast 300Hz Full HD display.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/01/2021
Rating: Total score: 90%
Source: Newesc ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/07/2021
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 90% performance: 95% display: 95% mobility: 80% workmanship: 85%
Source: Profesional Review ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/29/2021
Rating: Total score: 95% performance: 97% display: 98% workmanship: 92%
Source: Game IT ES→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; great built quality; metal case; decent hardware; nice gaming performance.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/10/2021
Source: Noticias 3D ES→EN
Positive: Powerful hardware; good price; nice display. Negative: Mediocre speakers.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/19/2021
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17.30": This display size is a standard format for desktop replacements (DTR). The DTR laptops are heavier to carry, need more power, but texts are easy to read and high resolutions are no problem. DTR are mainly intended for stationary desk use, where weight and energy hunger don't matter. In return, you enjoy the advantages of high resolutions (more details, better legibility).» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
With this weight, a laptop is rather heavier than average. Devices in this range shine more with screen size and performance than with mobility.
Aorus is a brand of Gigabyte Technology, a Taiwanese company that specializes in manufacturing computer hardware and accessories. Aorus was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. The logo is a falcon head, as the name Aorus is derived from the ancient Egyptian falcon god Horus. The Aorus brand focuses on developing high-end gaming products such as gaming laptops, gaming monitors, gaming mice, keyboards and other accessories. Aorus products are designed to enhance the gaming experience. The brand also has a strong presence in the e-sports community and sponsors many professional e-sports teams and events.
91.25%: There are not very many models that are rated better. Most of the assessments are in percentage ranges below that. The tested product is not considered perfect, but the sources give a clear purchase recommendation.
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