Scan code: LN87731 Manufacturer code: AERO 15W v8-CF1

Gigabyte AERO 15W 15" 144Hz Full HD 8th Gen i7 GTX 1060 Gaming Laptop

15.6" Gigabyte AERO 15W v8-CF1, 144Hz FHD IPS, 6-Core i7 8750H, 16GB DDR4, 512GB M.2 SATA SSD, 6GB GTX 1060, Win10 Pro

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Scan code: LN87731 Manufacturer code: AERO 15W v8-CF1
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Product Overview AERO 15W GTX 1060 Gaming Laptop

Bring Back The Art of Crafting
The AERO 15W uses state of the art technology in chassis manufacturing; the CNC (Computer Numerical Control) is an automation of precise machine tools that creates a well-detailed chassis. In addition, another unique GIGABYTE design feature; Nano-Imprint Lithography triangle, the AERO 15 will suit your needs from performance to style.

5mm Thin-Bezel: Explore New Worlds in Gaming with World's Thinnest Bezel
The AERO 15W breaks further technological barriers by opting for a class-leading 15” 5mm bezel display. Thanks to the ultra-thin bezel, the AERO 15W offers you greater display real estate without increasing chassis size.

World's First Full HD 144Hz IPS Panel with Slim Bezel Design
GIGABYTE AERO is all about creating more possibilities for you. This time we offer a brand new option: a Full HD IPS panel with a 144Hz refresh rate. The higher refresh rate of 144Hz is not just for victory but it also provides a smooth visual experience. With its 5mm near-borderless design and X-Rite™ Pantone® colour calibration, the new AERO 15W ensures you have perfect colour reproduction and viewing angles that gives you the edge like no other.

Equipped with Powerful CPU & GPU
Packed inside the AERO 15W is the latest 8th gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750H, NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 GDDR5 6GB graphics, ultra-fast DDR4 ram, M.2 SSD and much more.

All New Processor: Witness the Next Generation Processing Power
The AERO 15W comes with the latest 8th gen intel ® Core™ i7-8750H CPU, Intel’s first 6-core mobile processor, with over 50%* performance increase compared to the previous processor. Ultimate gaming, content-creation, and premium VR, all these can now be truly performed on your AERO 15W, meaning that professionals can focus creation on the go like never before.
*Claim based on comparison between Intel® Core™ i7-8750H vs Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ on Cinebench R15 CPU.

GeForce® GTX 1060 Graphics
The AERO 15W has broken all boundaries and opt for the latest NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 GDDR5 6GB graphics in a thin chassis. Further combining that with hi-res encoding technologies by Intel, which makes the AERO 15W seamlessly glide through workflow with ease.

SupraCool Fan
The AERO 15W incorporates specially designed dual fan and heat pipes system that takes care of both GPU and CPU in order to maintain an optimal chassis temperature and performance. Giving you a smooth gaming experience every time you use the AERO 15W.

Productivity Matters
AERO 15W is a world first, with X-Rite™ Pantone® display colour certification by standardizing every AERO 15W display for the best replicated colour possible. To go even further, the Thunderbolt™ 3 port has been selected for premium ultra-fast transfer speeds at 40Gbps, so nothing can hold you back. Don’t forget the RGB fusion keyboard and the whopping 94Wh battery. The list goes on with unlimited possibilities every time you produce content with the AERO 15W.

X-Rite™ Pantone® Colour Calibration Certified
X-Rite™ Pantone® is the world-renowned authority on colour and provider of colour systems, known worldwide as the language of colour communication from designer to manufacturer, to retailer through to customer. AERO 15W has teamed up with X-Rite™ Pantone® 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®. 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.

Thunderbolt™ 3: The Lead in Port Technology
Speed can create infinite possibilities for creative professionals. With the latest Thunderbolt™ 3 port, the AERO 15W is able to achieve the height of data transfer speeds, transmitting data at up to 40Gbps. Besides speed, the port is able to connect to an external 4K display. Not to mention that the port is also reversible, saving more time and reducing frustration when creating content.

The next generation DDR4-2666Hz memory, further increases multitasking speed. Don’t drag yourself down with slow memory speeds ever again.

Supports up to 2x M.2 PCIe SSDs
Don’t waste your precious time on waiting for data transfers. The AERO 15W features 2 SSD slots fully supporting M.2 PCIe, which is more than 4 times faster than SATA3 SSD, thus decreasing data transfer time and increasing your productivity.
*M.2 PCIe SSD not included.

UHS-II Card Reader
All your creative work should not be held back by transfer speeds, so experience the all-new AERO 15W with built-in UHS-II SD card reader. Experience transfer speeds of up to 300MB/s, and save your time for creating masterful productions.

RGB Fusion Keyboard: Personalize Your Laptop
Make your AERO 15W completely unique with the RGB Fusion software, allowing you to personalize any key with RGB lighting from a panel of more than 16.7 million colours or maximize your productivity with macros.

N-Key Rollover: Anti-Ghosting Keyboard
The new AERO 15W further equipped with N-key* Rollover function. This anti-ghosting keyboard will give you consistent & reliable productivity with individual key combos and multi key presses.
*Supports 80 simultaneous key presses.

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.

Outstanding Battery Life
Your productivity and creativity shouldn’t be restricted by your battery life. Therefore, the AERO 15W allows you to work longer thanks to its high-performance 94Wh battery. In addition, the inclusion of different charging modes, including Express, Quality, and Customize, which can help tailor the AERO 15W to your needs.

Battery Click
Because details count, we have added a ‘battery click’ function to keep the track of the remaining battery life. You can now know exactly how much battery power remains without even turning your laptop on, just by looking at the icon next to your trackpad.

Easily Update and Recovery
Don't know how to use a recovery? Have no idea if system is updated? We've designed a series of apps allowing you to carry out a recovery easily or update all drivers in seconds.

Safe Guard
We offer 2-years international warranty on our laptops and 1-year international warranty on the battery. With this peace-of-mind, you can stay focused on the important tasks at hand.

HDMI 2.0 / miniDP 1.4
Get your creative ideas flowing and maximize the use of your AERO 1W. With multiple ports such as miniDP 1.4, HDMI 2.0 and Thunderbolt™ 3, you now have the options to power an 8K display, experience 4K at 60FPS or connect up to 3 external displays. Multitask with all the information you need right in front of you like never before.

Ambient Light Sensor
The AERO 15W is equipped with an Ambient Light Sensor, which is unique in its class. Constant display brightness adjustments are made according to your environment that results in a comfortable viewing experience and prolongs the battery life on the go.

Create Without Disruption
Nothing should disturb your valuable time. Maintain your creative flow or gameplay experience without any disruption from system updates with the all-new DND (Do Not Disturb) mode. Enjoy every moment with the performance and battery life that the AERO 15W has to offer!
*GIGABYTE strongly recommends keeping apps, games and system up to date for a secure user experience. Features • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750H Processor.
• NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 GDDR5 6GB.
• World's First Full HD 144Hz IPS Panel with Thin Bezel Design.
• 5mm Thin Bezel Design: Experience True Visual Immersion.
• X-Rite™ Pantone® Certified Display.
• 94.24Wh Huge Battery Capacity for Full-Day Productivity.
• Thunderbolt™ 3: Up to 40Gbps.
• USB 3.1 Type-C: 10Gbps / 5V 3A.
• Support UHS-II Card Reader.
• HDMI 2.0: Ultra HD 4K 60Hz Output.
• Fast M.2 & Silent M.2 SATA SSD.
• Supports Blazing-fast M.2 PCIe Gen.3 X4 SSDs to Reach 2000MB/s (not included).
• DDR4 2666MHz.
• GIGABYTE Fusion Keyboard: Professional Meets Style.
• GIGABYTE Fusion Macro Software.
• Unique Aesthetics with Aluminium Robust Body.
• CNC Chassis: Brings Back the Art of Crafting.
• Slim and Light Adapter with USB Charging Port.
• Dolby Atmos: Moving audio.
• Windows 10 Pro Operating System.
Model AERO 15W v8-CF1
CPU Type Intel Core i7 8750H
CPU Cores 6 Core
CPU Threads 12
CPU Speed 2.2 GHz
CPU Boost 4.1 GHz
Unlocked/Overclockable CPU No
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 No
AMD FreeSync Technology No
RAM Memory
Memory 16GB (1x16GB)
Memory Type DDR4 SO-DIMM
Memory Speed DDR4 - 2666
Maximum Memory Supported 32GB (2x16GB)
Storage Drives
HDD Capacity N/A
SSD Capacity 512 GB
Storage Type SSD (M.2 SATA)
Graphics Chipset NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060
Graphics Memory 6GB
Graphics Memory Type GDDR5
GPU Cores/Streams/Execution Units 1280
Graphics Core Clock  
Graphics Boost Clock  
Graphics Memory Clock  
Graphics Memory Bus 192 Bit
VR Ready Yes
NVIDIA Max-Q Design No
  • 1 x 10/100/1000 (LAN)
  • 1 x 2-in-1 Audio Jack
  • 1 x DC-In Jack
  • 1 x HDMI 2.0
  • 1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.4
  • 1 x SD/SDHC/SDXC Card Reader (UHS-II)
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C/Thunderbolt3
  • 1 x WiFi 802.11ac/BT4.2 Module
Other Laptop Specifications
Optical Drive N/A
Card Reader Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Webcam Yes
Built-in microphone Yes
Keyboard Type/Language Chiclet / UK / RGB LED
Battery Li Polymer 94.24Wh
Security Features
  • Kensington Lock Slot
  • Supports Intel Platform Trust Technology (PTT)
  • TPM via CPU
Colour Black
Operating System Windows 10 Pro (64 bit)
Accessories Included in Box  
Notebook Dimensions 356.4 x 18.9 x 250 mm (WxHxD)
Weight (Inc. Battery) 2.0 kg

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