The Gigabyte Aero 14 is a powerful new laptop that has something for everyone. It is a superb gaming laptop but also perfect for professionals who need to work on the go. Not only does it have all the power you could ask for, but it is also slim and easy to carry.
Gigabyte Aero 14 – Specifications and Battery Life:
Powered by Intel’s latest i7 processor (the Intel Core i7-6700HQ), the Aero 14 can handle demanding applications like Photoshop with no problems. The i7-6700HQ is a quad-core processor with a very generous 6 MB of L3 cache. The quad-core design makes it a snap to run multiple programs simultaneously, even resource-intensive programs.
Unlike some of its competitors, the Aero 14 is not only powerful but can go many hours between charges. It boasts a 94.2 Wh battery, which allows it to run for up to 10 hours at a time. This is significantly longer than is normal for a laptop of this size and power. You can easily get in a full day’s work without having to recharge the battery. For the gaming community, there is Nvidia GTX 970M GPU or GTX 965 loaded with up to 32 GB DDR4 RAM.
Display and Ports:
The Aero 14 has 2560 by a 1440-pixel display. You can watch HD movies without any problems. If you are a fan of wide-angle viewing displays, then it is possible to get an Aero 14 with this feature. The new Aero 14 have a three USB 3 ports, which should be enough even for people who really like flash drives. It also has a mini DisplayPort; in case you want to connect an external display to the laptop. The Aero 14 comes with one built-in SD card reader, which means you won’t have to worry about needing a USB memory card reader. Simply take your SD card out of your phone or camera and plug it directly into the laptop.
Gigabyte Aero 14 – Appearance:
The Gigabyte Aero 14 comes in three different colors. If you prefer bright colors, you might like the orange or green Aero 14. If on the other hand, you like your laptop to look inconspicuous, then the matte black Aero 14 would probably be the best for you. The frame is only 0.78 inches thick, giving it an attractive, slim look. Even better, this laptop weighs in at 4.16 pounds, making it easy to carry around. The light weight is a feature that frequent fliers will really be able to appreciate.
On the left side of the keyboard, there is a row of macro keys. These can be programmed by the user. If you are a heavy user of Photoshop or another program where macros can come in handy, you will really like these macro keys.
Gigabyte Aero 14 – Conclusion and Price:
There is no perfect laptop for everyone, but the Gigabyte Aero 14 wide array of features, considerable power, and light weight make it ideal for gamers and professionals who spend a lot of time on the road. Even if you are not into gaming and don’t have to travel a lot, the Gigabyte Aero 14 is a great laptop to have. It offers the power of a high-end desktop with the advantage of extreme portability. The average price will be $1,499 to $1,699.