Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR


Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR
Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR (Aero 17 Series)
Intel Core i9-9980HK 8 x 2.4 - 5 GHz, Coffee Lake-H
65536 MB 
17.30 inch 16:9, 3840 x 2160 pixel 255 PPI
3 USB 3.1 Gen2, 2 Thunderbolt, 2 DisplayPort, Card Reader: SD Card
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6), Bluetooth 5.0
height x width x depth (in mm): 21.4 x 396 x 270 ( = 0.84 x 15.59 x 10.63 in)
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit
2.5 kg ( = 88.19 oz / 5.51 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)



Reviews for the Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR

Gigabyte Aero 17 Hdr, Experiencia De Uso De Este Portátil Para Creadores
Source: Tuexperto Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Powerful hardware; high gaming performance; large screen; excellent display. Negative: The webcam's location; high price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 09/08/2020


NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile: High-End laptop graphics card based on the TU104 chip with 2,944 shaders and 8 GB GDDR6 VRAM. Compared to the desktop variant, the GPU is clocked lower.

These graphics cards are able to play the latest and most demanding games in high resolutions and full detail settings with enabled Anti-Aliasing.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

i9-9980HK: On Coffee Lake architecture based processor for big and heavy laptops. Integrates eight processor cores clocked at 2.4 - 5 GHz (4.2 GHz with 8 cores) that support HyperThreading. Manufactured in an improved 14nm process (14nm++). Offers an unlocked multiplier that allows overclocking of the CPU.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

2.5 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.

Gigabyte: GIGABYTE Technology is a Taiwan-based manufacturer of computer hardware products best known for its motherboards. Established in 1986, its major customers include custom boutique PC manufacturers such as Alienware. Secondary lines in the company's product portfolio include complete PCs, laptops, optical drives, LCD monitors, keyboards, mice, cooling components, mobile phones and high end mobile phone products (PDA phone, TV phone etc.), networking equipment, power supplies, and a line of barebone mid and full sized ATX computer cases. Gigabyte laptop reviews are rare and the global laptop market share low.

In the notebook sector, Gigabyte is a medium player and does not belong to the Top 10 manufacturers globally. There are many reviews on Gigabyte laptops with average ratings, but there are only few reviews on Gigabyte tablets. Gigabyte does not play a role in the smartphone sector (as of 2016).

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


Devices with the same GPU

HP Omen 15-dh0008ns
GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile, Coffee Lake i9-9880H, 15.60", 2.6 kg
HP Omen X 15-dg0370ng
GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile, Coffee Lake i9-9980HK, 15.60", 2.46 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Gigabyte Aero 15 OLED YC
GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU, Comet Lake i9-10980HK, 15.60", 2 kg
Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR YC
GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU, Comet Lake i9-10980HK, 17.30", 2.76 kg
Gigabyte Aorus 5 SB-7UK1131SH
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile, Comet Lake i7-10750H, 15.60", 0 kg
Gigabyte Aorus 5 KB-7ES1130SD
GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile, Comet Lake i7-10750H, 15.60", 0 kg
Gigabyte Aorus 17G XB
GeForce RTX 2070 Super Max-Q, Comet Lake i7-10875H, 17.30", 2.7 kg
Gigabyte Aero 15 OLED KB-8NL5130SP
GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile, Comet Lake i7-10875H, 15.60", 2 kg
Gigabyte Aero 17 HDR XA-9UK4130SQ
GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q, Coffee Lake i9-9980HK, 17.30", 2.5 kg

Devices from the same Manufacturer

Gigabyte Aero 15 OLED XC
GeForce RTX 3070 Laptop GPU, Comet Lake i7-10870H, 15.60", 2.23 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2020-10- 7 (Update: 2020-10- 7)