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AORUS X5 V8 15" 144Hz Full HD GSYNC 6 Core i7 GTX 1070 Gaming Laptop

15.6" AORUS X5 v8-CF1, 144Hz FHD IPS G-SYNC, i7-8850H, 16GB DDR4, 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD+1TB HDD, 8GB GTX 1070, Win10

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Product Overview Super Thin & Lightweight: A Gaming Milestone
The flowing sculpted lines and quality matte black are scented with understated luxury without losing its original aggression. The aerodynamic streamlines connect expanded vents, giving the ultimate gaming flagship a breath of speed. Squeezing such smashing performance into a slim chassis takes tremendous expertise and the best thermal know-how. Own this ultimate gaming flagship to find out the top-tier craftsmanship.

Coffee Lake CPU: Wake Up to the Extreme
The next upgrade is here, introducing the all new Intel® Core™ i7-8850H. Moving up from the previous Kaby Lake architecture CPU’s, the all new Coffee Lake architecture increases the performance with a whopping additional 40% in multitasking performance, with better energy efficiency and processing power that lets you steam, record and play at the same time without worries. The wait is over. Introducing the Intel® Core™ i7-8850H with AORUS v8. The greatest meets the greatest.

AORUS Overclock: Laptop Overclocking Made Easy
It is mind blowing to know that the insanity does not stop here. On top of the already-extreme core clock speed, AORUS provides “one click” overclocking function to your command. Take it to the next level when others can’t provide and be part of the overclocking performance sensation.

M.2 PCIe SSD: The Next Storage Revolution
With mSATA technology limiting SSD’s full potential; it’s time to be out with the old, and in with the new! Perfected PCI Express SSD technology with the next generation form factor, M.2 is like a breath of fresh air to storage performance with its mind blowing speed! With a single drive reaching 2000 MB/s, game loading and system booting all happen in the blink of an eye. Being 4x faster than any traditional SATA SSD, the benefits are obvious: the faster it is, the better it is. All these are found in the X5 v8 which can support upto two 512GB M.2 PCIe SSD and one 2TB HDD, providing you a massive storage up to 3TB!
*1x 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD + 1x 1TB HDD included ONLY.

DDR4 2666Hz: Memory Speed for 4K Gaming
Games are becoming more demanding with the introduction of 4K gaming. Ram speed needs to catch up in order to meet the demands. AORUS decided to up the game by upping the DDR4 speed to the latest and extreme speed of 2666Hz. Feel the difference right away and let ram demanding games be a thing of the past.

Thunderbolt™ 3: The Fastest, Most Powerful All-In-One Port
The Thunderbolt™ 3 comes with outstanding capabilities such as transfer speeds up to 40Gbps, device charging with 5V/3A currents and connecting plug ‘n’ play external graphics. The Thunderbolt™ 3 is the most powerful compact and versatile port to date.

UHS-II SD Card Reader: Extreme Transfer Speed
Don’t let slow transfer speeds get in your way. Whether if you need to get your media work done or transferring large files between friends, the USH-II built in SD card reader won’t disappoint with a transfer speed of up to 300MB/s. Get the transfers done so you can spend your time on gaming with the AORUS X5 v8 extreme gaming laptop.

NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070: The Ultimate Performance
The new NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 10 series GPU features the latest Pascal™ architecture, breaking the limits of laptop performance. The new GPU delivers not only the ultimate performance and efficiency, but also easily provides an immersive Virtual Reality (VR) experience and smooth high-res gameplay. Hardcore gamers can now possess over-the-top performance on the mobile platform with crystal clear, captivating motion graphics, and jaw-dropping visuals.

The Ultimate PC Gaming Platform

Get Game Ready with GeForce® GTX
GeForce GTX delivers the fastest performance, with the most advance gaming technologies (NVIDIA GameWorks™) and the best gaming ecosystem (GeForce Experience™).

NVIDIA® Ansel
Ansel is a revolutionary new way to capture in-game shots and view in 360. Compose your screenshots from any position, adjust them with post-process filters, capture HDR images in high-fidelity formats, and share them in 360 degrees using your mobile phone, PC, or VR headset.

HDR Ready
HDR Ready games and movies are rendered in rich, vibrant colours to deliver sharper and more realistic images.

VR Works
Discover next-generation VR performance, the lowest latency, and plug-and-play compatibility with leading headsets—driven by NVIDIA VRWorks™ technologies. VR audio, physics, and haptics let you hear and feel every moment.

Tear-free, Super Smooth & Fast with G-SYNC™
Equipped with NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ ground-breaking technology, X5 v8 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.

FHD 144Hz IPS: Buttery Smooth
Seeking for more is what winners do. Taking advantage of the higher refresh rate of 144Hz is not just for victory but it is also to provide a smooth visual sensation. What’s more, the 144Hz panel is an IPS panel and is calibrated through X-rite Pantone calibration before it leaves the factory. The result is having perfect colour reproduction and viewing angle that gives you the edge like no other.

X-Rite™ Pantone® Calibration: Experience True Colours
The complexity of in-game colours is what brings the game to life. Without proper colour calibration, the intended colours are well hidden away. AORUS has teamed up with X-Rite™ Pantone®- a world-renowned authority on colour and provider of leading colour technologies- to provide accurate colours throughout the colour spectrum. Each display on the laptop is fully calibrated through a professional calibration solution from X-Rite™ Pantone®. Experience vibrant yet accurate colours shown as intended by game developers. Gamers can now enjoy every gaming moment and also take advantage of the accurate colour contrasts in order to distinguish between enemies from the environment.
*Calibration environment: Display brightness: 100%; System operation: Windows 10 Home Premium; Calibration device: Provided By X-Rite™ Pantone®, Designed especially for AORUS.

Multi External Display Support: Build Up Your War Room
Open up to more possibilities with the X5 v8. With the introduction of Thunderbolt™ 3 port, you can now connect up to a total of 3 external 4K displays. Watch a strategic gaming video while gaming, check and control your music without exiting the game or go all out immersive with NVIDIA® Surround. Do more and enjoy more, now made possible with the X5 v8.
*Connect 3 external displays through the combination of HDMI, mini-DP and Thunderbolt™ 3 ports.

Smooth VR: The Only Machine You Need
It comes to no surprise that the AORUS X5 v8 with NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics can power any VR device that you throw at it. With a specialized plug and play port design, you will find it real easy to set up your VR and submerge in the smoothest virtual gaming experience without worrying about hardware performance. All you need is the X5 v8.

AORUS Cooling: Upgraded 7 Heatpipes
Cooling is one of the most important aspects when it comes to designing a laptop. AORUS added an additional heatpipe which comes to a total of 7. Through the specially designed fans and vents, the all new AORUS X5 v8 leads the way in low profile chassis cooling like no other.

Versatile Fan Control: 15 Stage Deep Fan Control
Beyond the specialized cooling chassis design, AORUS further adds an intuitive fan customization UI that will defiantly suit any gamer needs. Take control of the fan in different situations, with quiet, normal, gaming, customize and deep control profiles to choose from. Gamers can go even further with a fan curve, 15 stage fan control setting (deep control profile) that lets gamers assign different fan speeds to individual temperature for the ultimate fan tweak customization.

ESS SABRE Hi-Fi Audio DAC: Games Are Won Through Detail
True gamers are always seeking maximum performance throughout. AORUS has excelled all expectations and packed the class leading ESS SABRE Hi-Fi Audio DAC into the iconically thin laptop chassis. The ESS DAC outputs a monstrous rate of 24bit/192KHz, producing detailed sound replication. Gamers can now hear the distance, direction and footsteps of the enemy, being well prepared to take victory. This is the true definition of audio advantage and pleasure, for gaming and entertainment alike.

Go Inside the Action with Breakthrough Sound
Dolby Atmos® pulls you into the game with powerful, moving audio that sweeps all around and above you with amazing precision and realism. A leap forward from surround sound, it gives you a competitive edge, with audio that heightens your sense of awareness and immerses you in a more intense gaming experience.

RGB Fusion Keyboard: In The Dark There is Light
The all-new AORUS RGB Fusion features island-style per-key RGB backlighting in 16.7 million colour variations, delivering virtually unlimited customization. Each and every key can be customized to light up only the required keys for each application, allowing the user to instantly identify which keys to press. Users can go a step further and setup animated illumination effects like breathing, waves, and ripples. Per-key backlighting can achieve not only practical benefits of quick identification, but also a unique visual experience and endless customization. The Fusion app can combine audio, backlight, and macro settings to profiles, and switch automatically between games or applications.

Every Key is a Macro Key
Craving macros? With the AORUS Fusion software, you can make any key or key combination into a macro, eliminating the need for dedicated keys. Cast spells or perform complex tasks with a single keypress.

AORUS Touchpad: Tradition Redefined
Selected from a multitude of material combinations, AORUS has come up with the most silky-smooth and robust trackpad to date. You will find a striking AORUS logo on the trackpad for extra aesthetics, with a unique procedure that reflects different colour shades as you look at it from different angles.
*The colour and colour option of the AORUS trackpad logo may vary. Please contact the point of purchase or reseller for more information.

Killer™ DoubleShot™ Pro: Full Bandwidth Utilization
Killer™ DoubleShot™ Pro provides unprecedented speed, intelligence, and control for systems with Killer™ Wireless adapter and a Killer™ Ethernet controller. DoubleShot™ Pro automatically picks the fastest network connection and sends all high priority traffic over that interface. All standard traffic is then sent over the other interface. This ensures the highest priority traffic will always be put on the fastest and most reliable link, giving you lag free gaming experience even while running multiple downloads the same time.

Stream Like A Pro: XSplit + TriDef

XSplit
From editing, managing, recording and streaming videos, the software offers powerful and easy to use tools in order for gamers to reach out with ease and is compatible for a variety of social media. Expand with plugins or even chat with followers, XSplit is an all-in-one for video production and streaming.

TriDef SmartCam
Don’t want to show your background in your recordings or livestreams? TriDef SmartCam allows intelligent background removals, which blends you in with the game. If you fancy different effects as your background, the software also provides tweaks that meets your needs.

TriDef + XSplit
By combining XSplit and TriDef SmartCam, you will be able to stream your gameplay on your favorite channels such as YouTube and Twitch, with preferred personal background or no background at all so you can bring an immersive experience for your audiences.
*3 months XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster Premium Subscription. **3 months TriDef SmartCam Subscription.

Do Not Disturb: Don’t Let Anything Get in Your Way
Remember the time a system update has disturbed you gaming session? AORUS came up with a solution called DND (Do Not Disturb) mode, for when you are in need of an interruption free gaming session. Say goodbye to sudden system updates that results in sudden drop/spike in connection speed or system restarts. All you need to do is activate the DND mode with a simple click through the AORUS C&C interface. Take your game experience to the next level without any obstructions.
*AORUS strongly recommends keeping apps, games and system up to date for a secure user experience.

AORUS Exclusive: International 1+1 Year Warranty
AORUS is committed to provide the best in hardware and after-sales service. AORUS has further set the standard in the industry by offering an additional 1-year international warranty on top of the norm. Enjoy every moment with your AORUS laptop with the exclusive 1+1 year international warranty.
*2 years international warranty on laptops and 1-year international warranty on the battery.

Game in a Greener Environment: iF Design Award
AORUS provide gamers with the ultimate in hardware and software performance. What’s more, AORUS has redesigned the packaging by using natural smelling rice husks that is eco-friendly and fully decomposable, yet retaining the same protection as before. Create a better environment while we game to victory. Now accredit with the internationally renowned iF Design Award win. Features • 8th Gen. Intel® Core™ i7-8850H Overclockable 6-Core Processor with Hyper-Threading (2.6~4.3Ghz).
• NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 GDDR5 8GB Graphics.
• 15.6" FHD 1920x1080 IPS 144Hz Anti-Glare.
• NVIDIA® G-SYNC™: Tear-free, Super Smooth Display.
• 512GB PCIe M.2 SSD + 1TB HDD 7200rpm.
• Dolby Atmos® Audio.
• DDR4 2666Hz: Supports up to 32GB (16GB (2x 8GB) Included & Installed ONLY).
• Thunderbolt™ 3: Up to 40Gbps Transfer Speed.
• ESS Sabre Hi-Fi Audio DAC.
• Island-Style AORUS RGB Fusion Keyboard: Per-Key RGB Backlight.
• X-Rite™ Pantone® Certified Display.
• Chassis Designed for Cooling.
• Multi External Display Support: 3 Surround Display.
• Versatile Fan Control: 15 Stage Deep Fan Control.
• N-Key Rollover + Per Key Macro.
• M.2 PCIe Gen3x4: 2000MB/s.
• USB 3.1 Type-C: 10Gbps.
• mDP 1.3: External 8K Display Output .
• HDMI 2.0: True 4K at 60Hz.
• XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster: Professional Streaming Software.
• Killer DoubleShot Pro: Optimized Gaming Network.
• AORUS Exclusive: International 1+1 Years Warranty.
• Game in a Greener Environment with Decomposable Packaging (iF award).
Specifications
Model X5 v8-CF1
Processor
CPU Type Intel Core i7 8850H
CPU Cores 6 Core
CPU Threads 12
CPU Speed 2.6 GHz
CPU Boost 4.3 GHz
Unlocked/Overclockable CPU Yes
Display
Screen Size 15.6"
Screen Type IPS, Anti-Glare
Touchscreen No
Resolution 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Refresh Rate 144 Hz
Response Time  
NVIDIA G-Sync Technology Yes
AMD FreeSync Technology No
RAM Memory
Memory 16GB (2x8GB)
Memory Type DDR4 SO-DIMM
Memory Speed DDR4 - 2666
Maximum Memory Supported 32GB (2x16GB)
Storage Drives
HDD Capacity 1000 GB
SSD Capacity 512 GB
Storage Type SSD (M.2 PCIe NVMe) & HDD (SATA)
Graphics
Graphics Chipset NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Graphics Memory 8GB
Graphics Memory Type GDDR5
GPU Cores/Streams/Execution Units 2048
Graphics Core Clock 1442 MHz
Graphics Boost Clock 1645 MHz
Graphics Memory Clock 8000 MHz
Graphics Memory Bus 256 Bit
Multi-GPU NVIDIA SLi No
VR Ready Yes
NVIDIA Max-Q Design No
I/O
I/O
  • 1 x DC-In Jack
  • 1 x HDMI 2.0
  • 1 x Headphone-Out (HiFi/SPDIF)
  • 1 x Killer 1535 802.11ac WiFi + BT 4.1, 3.0+ HS
  • 1 x Killer GbE LAN
  • 1 x Mic-In
  • 1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.3
  • 1 x SD/SDHC/SDXC Card Reader (UHS-II)
  • 3 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C/Thunderbolt3
Other Laptop Specifications
Optical Drive N/A
Card Reader Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Webcam Yes
Built-in microphone Yes
Keyboard Type/Language Chiclet / UK / RGB (Per-Key) / N-Key Rollover
Battery  
Security Features
  • Kensington Lock Slot
  • Supports Intel Platform Trust Technology (PTT)
  • TPM via CPU
Colour Black
Operating System Windows 10 Home (64 bit)
Accessories Included in Box 1 x 250W AC PSU Power Adapter
Notebook Dimensions 390 x 22.9 x 272 mm (WxHxD)
Weight (Inc. Battery) 2.5 kg
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
24 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
7 days
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Aorus
Telephone:
08442449999
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