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Scan code: LN91928 Manufacturer code: X5-CF1

AORUS 15.6" X5 3K G-SYNC GTX 965M SLi Gaming Laptop

15.6" AORUS X5 CF1, 3K IPS G-SYNC, i7-5700HQ, 16GB DDR3L, 512GB SSD+1TB HDD, GeForce GTX 965M SLI, Win 8.1, Refurbished

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Scan code: LN91928 Manufacturer code: X5-CF1
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Despite being slim and lightweight, Auros X5 unleashes the full potential of dual NVIDIA GTX 965M GPU's with 4GB per GPU (8GB total) and new 5th Generation Intel Core i7 processor. Achieving an outstanding score of P12000+ in 3D Mark 11 delivers unparalled performance, offering a desktop rivalling gaming experience.

Powered by NVIDIAs ground breaking technology, G-Sync, Aorus X5 is the first laptop bringing the much desired visual innovation to gaming on the move. Xsplit gamecaster and built in video encoder from Avermedia allows users to record and stream their gameplay to TwitchTV anytime, anywhere, with minimal system impact. This has previously never being possible on a laptop platform! Another gamer focussed first from AORUS

Packed with arguably the most comprehensive macro functions, "macro engine" integrates recording, editing and organising within a neat interface. The user can store upto 100 sets of personalised macros among which 25 can be assigned as active for quick access.

Discover Aorus X5 a new breed of laptop which moves with you.

GTX 965M SLI: Powerhouse on Your Laps
New 900M series in Maxwell architecture brings perforamnce breakthrough and improved power efficiency. Powered by a pair of GTX 965M graphics, X5 scores P12000+* in 3DMark 11, pure phenomenal performance beyond GTX 980M. Conquer all available game titles at high settings with ease! Experience desktop-level performance in this ultraportable form factor.

Tear-free, Super Smooth & Fast with G-SYNC
Fed-up with the bugging tearing and stutter that haunts whenever you explores the virtual world? Equipped with NVIDIA groundbreaking technology G-SYNC, now X5 delivers 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 minimizing display stutter and input lag. The X5 and its ultra-smooth visuals is now ready to transform your gameplay experience on the go.

XSplit Gamecaster: Cast Your Game Anytime Anywhere
Now set up the stage and share your greatest gaming moments with XSplit Gamecaster! Fully optimized social media integration is ready for real-time chats—keeping you notified yet focused in the game. It takes just one click to stream your gameplay to Twitch. Host your game like a pro! The show starts wherever you flip open your AORUS X5!

3K (WQHD+) IPS Display for Astonishing Details
AORUS is never afraid to explore new horizons. X5 boasts a 3K (WQHD+) display with 2880 x 1620 resolution, providing stunning and breathtaking picture quality that pushes gaming experience to a new level. The extremely wide viewing angle display offers a consistent natural color and contrast ratio from any angle, vertically and horizontally. The extraordinary high luminance, 350 cd/m2, proves excellent clarity and readability even outdoors!

Blazing-fast Access with AORUS RAID Xpress
Designed for gaming enthusiasts, AORUS RAID Xpress brings the ultimate performance users have been dreaming for with support for upto 3 M.2 SSDs in RAID 0. Experience unparalleled read speed up to 1500MB/s. Maximum speed is 12.5X faster than typical hard drive and 3X than mSATA SSD. Latency-free transmission on the go with AORUS X5 gaming laptop.
1x SSD Supplied ONLY. Additional SSDs Not Included, Sold Separately.

Massive Capacity up to 3.5TB
Combining speed and capacity has never been easy. But X5 has incorporated both as standards. Its unique quad-storage houses upto three 512 GB M.2 SSDs* for minimal response time plus upto one 2TB hard drive for huge collection of games and data. Taking all your stuff around or system backup without resorting to cloud storages would never be a problem.
1x 512GB SSD + 1x 1TB HDD Supplied ONLY. Additional SSDs/HDDs Not Included, Sold Separately.

Massive Memory: 4 slots for 32 GB Peak Access
Running simultaneous applications, multiple processing, databases or spreadsheets holds you back? Fill up the 4 slots on your X5 with 32GB DDR3L memory. The unrealistic performance will lead you all the way to pure gaming dominance.
2x 8GB RAM Modules Supplied ONLY. Additional RAM Not Included, Sold Separately.

Hardcore Performance Meets Supreme Efficiency
Boosted by the latest Intel Broadwell architecture and a new 14nm process, the 5th-generation Intel processors are smaller sizes and more power-efficient, delivering more engaging gaming experiences. The full hardware acceleration to VP8 ensures silky smooth streaming playback on Twitch or Youtube, and Intel® Quick Sync Video supports the highest quality of video encoding, decoding, and converts between formats in a flash. Record, edit and showcase your defining moments in gameplay faster and easier.

Superthin & Lightweight: a Gaming Milestone
The power beyond imagination is accompanied by its subtle yet elegant frame and design. Squeezing such smashing performance into a chassis less than 0.9 inch takes tremendous expertise and the best thermal know-how. Own this ultimate gaming flagship to find out the top-tier craftsmanship.

Thermal+ Technology: Constant Stability
Cooling is crucial to all instruments, especially a gaming lap this thin. AORUS exclusive Thermal+ technology substantially increases air intake and exhaust. Its superior mechanical design incorporates 8 thermal pipes, 4 vents and 2 fans, which optimizes air flow efficiency for excellent reliability & stability. Thermal parts are arranged to the rear for maximum coolness to your wrists.

Fan Control: Customized Stability
4 Fan Speed Modes offer most comprehensive user scenarios: Quiet/ Normal promises noise-free experience for light uses such as web browsing and movie viewing; Gaming mode aims at more resource-demanding sessions in which performance and cooling is the first priority; you can also adjust the fan speed of Normal/ Gaming mode with Customize mode.

Full Aluminum Chassis in Iconic Design
The signature theme of the stunning chassis emphasizes a style that blends minimalism and fluidic sculpture. The aerodynamic streamlines connect expanded vents, giving the ultimate gaming flagship a breath of speed. The flowing sculpted lines and quality matte black are scented with understated luxury without losing its original aggression.

Macro Keys: One Click Execution, Pure Dominance
Macro keys rarely available on gaming laptops are now an X5 standard. AORUS exclusive macro keys simplify your killer combos into one-click execution keys. The scissor-switch key structure guarantees lightning response ensuring pure dominance during gameplay.

Macro Engine: Program Your Signature Moves
AORUS exclusive programmable Macro Engine automates and simplifies routine operations. Record your macros and share your killer moves with other AORUS owners. It takes just 1-click to access AORUS official forum, where cloud sharing, hot macro ranking and the latest gaming news are prepared for you.

4K/ UHD Output Ready
With a built-in Mini DisplayPort X5 is capable of outputting to an external display for an ultra-high resolution up to 4K at 60Hz. The industry-leading 60 frames per second delivers smooth fast-motion scenes free of blur or tearing, promising every gaming moment with X5 is engaging as it is meant to be.

NVIDIA® Vision Surround: Gaming Edge Starts Here
The built-in NVIDIA® Vision Surround Technology supports video output to 3 displays. Through MiniDisplay Port, HDMI and Surround Port, X5 is capable of rendering extended vision up to 5760x1080 for overwhelming visual impact, perfect for all types of games, especially racer & FPS gamers.

AORUS Acoustic+: Superb Sound Positioning
Hearing enemy footsteps and approaching bullets is definitely a must to survive any FPS games. AORUS Acoustic+ purifies and upgrade sound quality without mixing channels for sound effects, rendering accurate positioning and crystal clear sound details for more engaging gaming. The complete set of full-range speakers, including 1 subwoofers, brings mobile gamers more gaming thrills.

Anti-Ghost: Make Every Shot Count
The full-size backlit keyboard creates snappy and responsive typing experience. AORUS Anti-ghost has been tested with major top ranking titles to eliminate possible conflicts between key combinations. Execute every stroke free of error. The excellent cover rate (official combos only) gives you pure edge in every game.

Killer LAN: Zero Latency Is King
Killer LAN ensures 100% packet transmission even under busy network traffic while generic LAN chips manage an average of 14.9% packet loss rate. Waste no more time on buffering for online games, streaming video or live video chat. Explore a latency-free Internet experience with X5!

802.11ac: 45% - 70% faster than regular 802.11n
802.11ac, the next generation of wireless, promises intensified signals and more stable connections. Experience wireless gaming like never before! Enjoy stronger throughput, extended coverage, less speed decline, and above all, freedom to play anywhere with your X5.

System Gauge Readies You for Any Challenge
The best policy to win any game is to make sure your system is 100% with you. System Gauge presents the user comprehensive system information, including CPU & GPU loads, temperature, fan speed, network conditions and power scheme. A simple glance is all it takes to keep track of how your system works.

LockWin Key: Double Safe Your Game
Disable Windows Key through our gamer exclusive UI to prevent a misclicks during gaming. Be assured. Your victory is watched over by AORUS. Serious gaming deserves full concentration. Features • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 965M SLI GDDR5 8GB.
• Most Powerful 15.6” SLI Gaming Laptop: 0.9 in. / 5.51 lbs.
• Supreme Efficiency with 5th Gen. Intel® Core™ i7 Processor.
• Tear-free, Super Smooth & Fast with G-SYNC.

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12 months
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DOA Period:
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