AORUS launched the latest installment to its most powerful and lightest 13-inch gaming laptop in the world – X3 v3. True to its mantra of ‘Exceed with Less’, the X3 weighs in at 1.87kg/4.12 lbs, while less than an inch in height with a footprint of only 330mm, making it by far the lightest and most mobile above any gaming laptops with NVIDIA GTX 900M series graphics. Mounting a GTX 970M onto a 22.9mm/0.9 inch slender chassis, AORUS once again demonstrates its pioneering advantage in squeezing the monster-level graphic power into business-class dimension. Thanks to its full aluminum chassis along with the dynamic design, X3 ensures optimum cooling and stability while pushing performance to the extreme. Fitting on an IGZO QHD+ display, X3 renders sharp color accuracy and forgiving viewing angles along with gorgeous 3200×1800 resolution. X3 offers an undeniable features and performance almost unheard of in the category perfect for either gaming or general purposes.
Lean & Mean: P9000+ Raw Power in 1.87kg (4.12 lbs.)
Perfect for those who love to travel light, the X3 is the only machine capable of delivering a powerful performance in such a small form factor. Facilitated by the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M 6GB GDDR5 VRAM that scores more than P9000+ in 3D Mark 11, the X3 ensures smooth gaming at ultra-detail settings and plays all your games the way they were meant to be. The latest version of NVIDIA innovations takes gaming experience to a whole new level. Battery Boost 2.0 lowers the frame rate such that you get a smooth experience while not compromising on battery life. DSR (Dynamic Super Resolution) means that the GPU renders the Game at 4K and then lowers it to the Resolution of your Screen, which can dramatically improve the looks. MFAA delivers 4X MXAA quality at half the cost, achieving splendid visual with much less process power. A trio of 512GB mSATA SSDs in blazing-fast RAID Xpress pushes performance to the forefront. Experience all the GeForce GTX gaming experience in the most portable package available today.
3K Display & 4K Output: Cinematic Gameplay
X3 comes standard with a 13.9” QHD+ 3200 x 1800 display and QHD 2560×1440 resolution as an option. The anti-glare display offers unprecedented sharpness for a revolutionary gaming experience. A feature formerly exclusive to hi-end PC monitors, QHD+ is now an X3 Plus standard. The ultra-high resolution offers breathtaking details rarely available on such mobile devices. 72% NTSC color gamut produces crystal clear images with stunning color accuracy. The extraordinary high luminance, 400 cd/m2, produces unmatched clarity and readability even outdoors or in brightly lit rooms. With a built-in Mini DisplayPort, X3 is capable of outputting to an external display for an ultra-high resolution up to 4K at 60Hz. The industry-leading 60 frames per second delivers smooth scenes free of blurring or tearing, promising every gaming moment with X3 is engaging as it is meant to be.
Macro Hub: Signature Move and Real-time System info
Customizable Macro Hub is exclusive to AORUS and is available on the X3. Individual macro keys rarely available on gaming laptops are now an AORUS gaming laptop standard. Simplify and record your killer combos into one-click execution keys. The scissor-switch key structure guarantees lightning response and great tactile feedback ensuring pure dominance during gameplay. System Gauge, the latest addition to Command & Control, gives the user total grasp of system status without resorting to third-party apps. Hardcore gamers who demand minimal distraction will find the backlit keyboard with adjustable lighting a handy supply during intense gaming in dimly lit rooms.
Winner’s Package: Latency-free Connection
Packed with advanced Killer LAN chip and Intel 802.11ac, the X3 guarantees gamers unprecedented online gaming experiences for either on-site or on the move. Killer LAN chip optimizes network connection quality while allowing users to prioritize gaming sessions for seamless online gaming without latency. Intel 802.11ac solution brings extended coverage and stronger throughput, which greatly improves signal stability for gaming wireless by Wi-Fi.
Maximum mobility with maximum performance: the X3 from AORUS is perfected to deliver the most mobile experience – gaming on the go, without compromising on performance.
MSRP: X3 Plus (13.9” QHD+, 16GB DDR3L 1600, 256GB x2) USD $2199
|AORUS X3 Plus v3/ X3 v3 Specifications|
|CPU||4th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-4710HQ (2.5-3.5GHz)|
|OS||Windows® 8.1/ Windows® 8.1 Pro|
|Display||13.9” QHD+ 3200×1800 Wide Viewing Angle LCD (X3 Plus)13.9” QHD 2560×1440 Wide Viewing Angle LCD (X3 Plus)13.3” QHD 2560×1440 Wide Viewing Angle LCD (X3)|
|System Memory||8GB DDRIIIL-1600, 2 slots (Max. 16GB)|
|Video Graphics||INTEL® HD Graphics 4600|
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 970M GDDR5 6GB*supports NVIDIA® Optimus™
|Storage||mSATA SSD 128GB/256GB/512GB, 3slot (AORUS RAID Xpress)|
|I/O Port||USB(3.0)*3, HDMI, mini Display port, RJ45, Mic-in, Earphone-out (SPDIF), SD Card Reader, DC-in Jack|
|Audio||1.5 Watt Speaker*2, Internal Microphone|
|LAN||Killer E2200 1000Mbps|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth V4.0 + LE|
|Battery||Li Polymer 73.26Wh|
|Dimensions||330(W) x 263.5(D) x 22.9(H) (mm)|
|Weight||1.87kg/ 4.12 lbs|
|Warranty||2 Year warranty contents: 1-Year Global Warranty, 1-Year Local Warranty.|