The Aorus X3 Plus v6 is an impressive gaming laptop launched recently. While gaming laptops are usually bulky, the Aorus X3 Plus v6 is the new breed of gaming laptops which are more like a ultrabook. The Aorus X3 Plus v6 is one of the boldest gaming laptops available right now in the market. It has some serious gaming capabilities matched by only a few laptops. With a 13.9-inch display, the Gigabyte has managed to strike a right chord between gaming performance and portability. With power packed features under its hood, it is set to become a favorite among gamers.
Aorus X3 Plus v6 – Design and Hardware:
Talking about design and build quality the X3 plus looks almost identical to the larger X7. Its area at the back of screen houses the cooling hardware, and the rest of the laptop is clean without any fuss. The material used in manufacturing this beautiful and sleek laptop is Aluminium with a matte finish. The other noticeable design feature of Aorus X3 Plus V6 is that it does not have any showy lights and other pretentious features like other gaming laptops. It is also one of the most portable gaming laptops ever.
The keyboard is designed keeping in mind the way a gamer uses the keys with the backlit and dedicated macro keyboard. The touchpad is responsive as well which works wonderfully without lagging.
The 13.9-inch QHD plus display is much better than the display of any traditional gaming laptop. It breaks the barrier of 1080p with a whopping resolution of 3200 x 1800 pixels. The content appears crisp and clear; the colors are saturated which provides an amazing and immersive viewing experience. Connectivity options are also aplenty with multiple USB 3.0 ports and a USB type-C port with a reversible interface. An SD card reader is also available along with one HDMI and a display port(mini). For communication, it has a dual band 802.11 ac WiFi connectivity and Bluetooth 4.1 technology.
Other integrated features include Gigabit Ethernet port, speakers, microphones and HD webcam. The power adapter has a built-in USB port for charging other mobile devices.
Aorus X3 Plus v6 – Performance and Battery Life:
The Aorus X3 Plus v6 is powered by an Intel Core i7 quad-core processor which has an average clock speed of 2.7 Ghz. The DDR4 RAM stands at 16 GB which is sufficient amount to handle large games without any problem. Another interesting feature is Turbo boosting technology which enables the processor to attend the maximum speed of 3.7 GHz. The 512 MB PCle SSD also enhances the speed of the laptop. Additionally, the pre-installed RAM can be removed and exchanged with a couple of 16 GB RAM sticks if better performance is needed. The GPU is powered by NVIDIA GeForceGTX 10- Series and it delivers up to 40% better performance than previous generations. The GTX-10 series graphics cards are VR ready which can provide a totally new gaming experience. The battery runtime is one area where most of the gaming laptops fail to deliver but the Aorus X3 Plus v6 is ahead of its competitors such as Alienware and Schenker. On a full charge, the Li-polymer battery can last up to 5 hours. With 30 minutes of charging it can regain almost 30% of the battery. It comes with pre-installed Windows 10 Home edition.
The GPU is powered by NVIDIA GeForceGTX 10- Series and it delivers up to 40% better performance than previous generations. The GTX-10 series graphics cards are VR ready which can provide a totally new gaming experience. The battery runtime is one area where most of the gaming laptops fail to deliver but the Aorus X3 Plus v6 is ahead of its competitors such as Alienware and Schenker. On a full charge, the Li-polymer battery can last up to 5 hours. With 30 minutes of charging it can regain almost 30% of the battery. It comes with pre-installed Windows 10 Home edition.
Aorus X3 Plus v6 – Specifications:
Processor – Intel Core i7 quad core (2.7 GHz with maximum of 3.7 GHz).
GPU – NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Graphics (VR Ready).
RAM – DDR4 16 GB.
Storage – 512 GB SSD storage.
Display – 13.9-inch QHD plus display with a resolution of 3200 x 1800 pixels.
Speakers – AudioCommunication- WiFi 802.11 ac and Bluetooth 4.1.
> QHD plus display with better viewing angles.
> The one click overclock feature for better gaming experience.
> VR Ready Graphics Card.
> Relatively larger battery life than other gaming laptops.
> Aorus Audio with four different modes each for different situations.
> Dedicated Macro Keyboard.
> Beautiful design and light weight when compared to other gaming laptops.
> Can be easily carried anywhere.
Aorus X3 Plus v6 – Price and Final Word:
The machine stands tall among other gaming laptops. Its small size makes it portable while its power packed features provides an incredible gaming experience. With some fantastic specifications, only few laptop can match this one. Although it is bit expensive, it provides everything a gamer needs.
It is priced at the US $1,999.