Computex 2015 | Gigabyte launches new P-series gaming laptops
At Computex 2015, Gigabyte showcased its new gaming P-series laptops, equipped with 5th generation (Broadwell) Intel Core i7 processors and Nvidia GeForce GTX 900M-series GPU’s.
The Gigabyte P37X, P37W and P37K models feature 17.3-inch displays and GeForce GTX 980M graphics cards with 8 GB of GDDR5 memory. They are available with up to 5 TB of storage space (two 512 GB, mSATA SSD’s and two 2 TB hard drives). A mini-DisplayPort allows connection to an external display up with resolutions up to 4K, while built-in Dolby Digital Plus and Blu-ray drive cater for rich multimedia experience. The P37W with GTX 970M and P37K with GTX 965M are also available.
The new P35X / P35W / P35K models are 15.6-inch notebooks with display resolution of 2880 x 1620 pixels. Their specifications is basically the same as the P37 models and include: Broadwell Core i7 CPU’s, GTX 980M graphics with 8 GB VRAM, up to 5 GB of storage space and the same multimedia and connectivity options. Similarly to the 17-inchers, the P35W with GTX 970M and P35K with GTX 965M are also available.
Gigabyte claims that P37X / P37W and P37K are the thinnes and lightest 17-inch laptops with GTX 980M. Same applies to 15-inch models in their respective class. No exact data has been given though, so we are not able confirm the validity of those claims.
The 14-inch models, P34W and P34K, come with Broadwell CPU’s, GeForce GTX 970M and up to 2.5 TB of storage (one 512 GB SSD and one 2 TB HDD). The P34K is also available with GeForce GTX 965M graphics.
Other new Gigabyte models are the P55W / P55K. The former is outfitted with GeForce GTX 970M, while the latter comes with GTX 965M. Both offer up to 2.5 TB storage (configured the same way as in the aforementioned 14-inch models. They also come with Dolby Digital Plus Home Theatre support.
The most affordable of the new models is the Gigabyte P17F, equipped with 4th gen Core i7 processor, 17-inch, FullHD matte screen and GTX 950M graphics and up to 2.5 TB of storage. A smaller but similarly equipped, 15-inch P15F model is also available.