GIGABYTE provides 2 x M.2 SSD slots for some super-fast PCIe 4.0-powered SSDs, and a slew of connectivity: 1 x GbE ethernet, 1 x HDMI 2.1, 1 x Mini DP 1.4, 1 x USB 3.2 Type-A port (on the left side) while there’s also the 1 x DC in, 1 x Thunderbolt 4 Type-C, 1 x USB 3.2 Type-A, and 1 x audio combo jack (on the right side). As for the cooling system, the Alder Lake-HX CPU and RTX 3080 Ti Laptop GPU are cooled by GIGABYTE’s in-house WINDFORCE Infinity all-copper cooling system. This means the AORUS 17X gaming laptop is cooled by 2 fans with 84 blades, 6 heat pipes, and multiple cooling fins that can efficiently remove heat produced by the CPU and GPU, keeping the laptop cool and maintaining high-performance throughout the workload.
Intel Core i9-12900HX, up to 64GB DDR5-4800, GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Laptop GPU, 17-inch 1080p 360Hz display, AORUS 17X gaming laptop Garreffa, Anthony. GIGABYTE has officially announced the AORUS 17X gaming laptop’s next flagship model, which is powered by Intel’s new enthusiast-grade Alder Lake-HX CPUs. Up to an Intel Core i9-12900HX processor, 64GB of DDR5-4800 RAM, and NVIDIA’s flagship GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Laptop GPU with 16GB GDDR6 and 130W TDP are included in the new AORUS 17X gaming laptop. The AORUS 17X gaming laptop comes with a 17.3-inch 1080p 360Hz display from GIGABYTE.
* Prices last scanned on 5/18/2022 at 7:23 pm CDT – prices may not be accurate, click links above for the latest price. We may earn an affiliate commission. Anthony joined the TweakTown team in 2010 and has since reviewed 100s of graphics cards. Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.