AORUS 17 | 17X Gaming Laptop

Portable powerhouse

Make different

Make impact

RESHAPE THE GAME

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AORUS reshapes the game to a new peak with the brand new AORUS 17X, coming along with INTEL Core i9-12900HX, the fastest CPU from the 12th generation. The AORUS 17X delivers the never-before-seen portability with a 17” display in a typical 15” chassis. Combined with the NVIDIA RTX 30 series GPU, AORUS 17X is the true portable powerhouse for gamers.

AORUS 17

Cool and fast

Up to
40%
faster CPU
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Up to
15%
faster GPU
2

Up to
45%
faster memory
3

Up to
13%
smaller in size
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AORUS 17X

Cooler and faster

Up to
35%
faster CPU

Up to
7%
faster GPU
8% more with MUX

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Up to
45%
faster memory

Up to
17%
smaller in size

Team up with all gears

AORUS 17X

AORUS 17

  1. Audio combo jack
  2. USB 3.2 (Type-A)
  3. Thunderbolt™ 4 (Type-C)
  4. DC in
  5. RJ45
  6. HDMI 2.1
  7. Mini DP 1.4
  8. USB 3.2 (Type-A)

*AORUS 17 and 17X share the same I/O layout.

Now fight on.

Performance, fully upgraded.

12th Gen Intel® Core i9 Processor

AORUS 17 and AORUS 17X are both powered by the latest Alder Lake processors presented by INTEL, which for the first time introduces a hybrid architecture to elevate gaming the way you’ve never seen before.

CPU Performance
Cinebench R23 - Multi Core
1

AORUS 17X with Core i9-12900HX
1.35 X
Last-gen AORUS 17X (i9-11980HK)
AORUS 17 with Core i7-12700H
1.4 X
Last-gen AORUS 17 (i7-11800H)

Up to
24
CPU Threads

Up to
8
Performance-Cores

Up to
8
Efficient-Cores

Supports
DDR5
Memory

NVIDIA® GeForce RTX 30 Series Laptop GPU

AORUS 17 and AORUS 17X unleash the real power of Ampere—NVIDIA's 2nd Gen RTX architecture to utilize AI features and deliver the immersive experience more than you could ever expect from a gaming laptop.

GPU Performance
3D Mark - Fire Strike
2

AORUS 17X with RTX 3080 Ti
1.07 X
Last-gen AORUS 17X (RTX 3080)
AORUS 17 with RTX 3080 Ti
1.15 X
Last-gen AORUS 17 (RTX 3080)

Up to
7424
CUDA® Cores

Up to
232
Tensor Cores

Up to
58
RT Cores

Supports
GDDR6
Memory

Boost performance with AI

Boost performance with AI

NVIDIA DLSS gives games a speed boost with uncompromised image quality. Crank up the settings and resolution for an even better visual experience.

More immersive experiences

Ray Tracing is the holy grail of graphics. It simulates how light behaves in the real-world to produce the most realistic and immersive graphics for gamers and creators - and runs fast thanks to 2nd gen RT Cores.

More immersive experiences

Optimized power and performance

NVIDIA Max-Q is a suite of technologies powered by AI that optimize laptops to deliver high performance in thin form factors.

To infinity and be cool

WINDFORCE Infinity, the technology lies in every AORUS gaming laptop that enables system running full speed through intense gaming with no stutter. Not only does the cooling system cover the core processors on both computing and graphics ends, but also on the peripheral components around them.

WINDFORCE Infinity

Up to
84
Fan Blades

Up to
6
Heat Pipes

Elevate Your Vision

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The brand new AERO series laptops elevate your vision with the gorgeous 16:10 4K OLED & Mini LED display, delivering super wide color gamut, strong HDR capability and the most accurate color reproduction. Combined with the INTEL 12th gen 14-core CPUs, the latest NVIDIA RTX 30 series GPUs and Thunderbolt 4, AERO presents the ultimate laptops for creators.

Gold never gets old.

Best 16:10 aspect ratio for creation

See all true colors.

Most color-accurate with Delta E < 1

Eyes wide open.

World’s first 4-side super thin bezel

CNC aluminum-alloy unibody. Thin as 3mm, it holds up the world’s first 4-side super thin bezel display. 5

Self-emitting Organic Layer and ENCAP. Less than 3 mm thin, it holds up the world’s first 4-side thin bezel display.

Color dual-certified display. Thanks to X-Rite™ Factory Calibration and Pantone® Validated, AERO 16 features the perfect color accuracy with Delta E < 1.

*Features and specifications refer to AERO 16 OLED only

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VESA® DisplayHDR
True Black 500

High Contrast
1,000,000:1

Fast Response
0.2ms

Wide Gamut
100% DCI-P3

FAST TRACK YOUR CREATIVITY 6

GIGABYTE keeps a close partnership with NVIDIA in order to build the best environment for creators. Every NVIDIA Studio laptop is hand-picked for the performance, features, and functionality to ensure it is great for creators, so you don’t have to worry.

Adobe Premiere Pro Adobe After Effects Adobe Lightroom Classic
AERO 16 with RTX 3080 Ti
1.46 X
AERO 17 with RTX 3080 Ti
1.43 X
Last-gen AERO 15
i7-11800H / RTX 3060
AERO 16 with RTX 3080 Ti
1.53 X
AERO 17 with RTX 3080 Ti
1.36 X
Last-gen AERO 15
i7-11800H / RTX 3060
AERO 16 with RTX 3080 Ti
1.33 X
AERO 17 with RTX 3080 Ti
1.29 X
Last-gen AERO 15
i7-11800H / RTX 3060

CREATIVITY STARTS HERE

Models

  1. GPU
  2. CPU
  3. Display
  4. Memory
  5. Storage
  6. Thunderbolt 4
  7. OS
  1. True Portable Powerhouse
  2. NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series
    Laptop GPU
  3. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i9
    HX-Series processor
  4. 17.3" @ 360Hz
    FHD display
  5. DDR5
    Up to 64GB
  6. PCIe 4.0 SSD
    Up to 4TB
  7. 1
  8. Windows 11
  1. True Portable Powerhouse
  2. NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series
    Laptop GPU
  3. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7
    H-Series processor
  4. 17.3" @ 360Hz
    FHD display
  5. DDR5
    Up to 64GB
  6. PCIe 4.0 SSD
    Up to 4TB
  7. 1
  8. Windows 11
  1. Competitive Gameplay
  2. NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series
    Laptop GPU
  3. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7
    H-Series processor
  4. 15.6" @ 165Hz
    QHD display
  5. DDR5
    Up to 64GB
  6. PCIe 4.0 SSD
    Up to 4TB
  7. 1
  8. Windows 11
  1. CPU
  2. Display
  3. Storage
  4. Memory
  5. GPU
  6. Thunderbolt 4
  7. Battery
  8. OS
  1. Top-Notch
  2. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i9 or i7
    H-Series processor
  3. Calibrated
    17.3" mini LED
    UHD @ 120Hz display
  4. PCIe 4.0 SSD
    Up to 4TB
  5. DDR5
    Up to 64GB
  6. NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series
    Laptop GPU
  7. 2
  8. 99Wh
  9. Windows 11
  1. Display Plus
  2. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i9 or i7
    H-Series processor
  3. Calibrated
    16" OLED
    UHD+ display
  4. PCIe 4.0 SSD
    Up to 4TB
  5. DDR5
    Up to 64GB
  6. NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series
    Laptop GPU
  7. 2
  8. 99Wh
  9. Windows 11
  1. Quality Performance
  2. 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7
    H-Series processor
  3. Calibrated
    15.6" OLED
    UHD display
  4. PCIe 4.0 SSD
    Up to 4TB
  5. DDR4
    Up to 64GB
  6. NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series
    Laptop GPU
  7. 1
  8. 99Wh
  9. Windows 11

Explore

  1. The CPU performance margin for AORUS 17 (i7-12700H) is based on the benchmarks run on it compared to that on AORUS 17 (i7-11800H). The CPU performance margin for AORUS 17X (i9-12900HX) is based on the benchmarks run on it compared to that on AORUS 17X (i9-11980HK). The result may vary by configuration.
  2. The GPU performance margin for AORUS 17 (i7-12700H) with RTX 3080 Ti is based on the benchmarks run on it compared to that on AORUS 17 (i7-11800H) with RTX 3080. The GPU performance margin for AORUS 17X (i9-12900HX) with RTX 3080 Ti is based on the benchmarks run on it compared to that on AORUS 17X (i9-11980HK) with RTX 3080. The result may vary by configuration.
  3. The memory performance margin for AORUS 17 (i7-12700H) and AORUS 17X (i9-12900HX) is based on the benchmarks run on AORUS 17 (i7-12700H) with DDR5-4800 modules compared to that with DDR4-3200 modules. The result may vary by configuration.
  4. The comparison data of the laptop size is based on the previous AORUS model and calculated based on the maximum length, width, and height of the laptop.
  5. Based on the measurement of AERO 16 OLED and compared to other INTEL 12th Gen laptops on market when it was first launched on January 5th, 2022, it is the first INTEL 12th Gen laptop to be measured by 3mm in width on the top and both lateral bezels.
  6. The performance margins are based on results from PugetBench for Premiere Pro, PugetBench for After Effects and PugetBench for Lightroom Classic respectively on AERO 17 (i9-12900HK), AERO 16 (i9-12900HK) and AERO 15 (i7-11800H). The result may vary by configuration.