AORUS 15G (YC-8US2450SH) Gaming Laptop with 15.6″ FHD IPS Display, i7-10870H & RTX 3080 Review

AORUS 15G (YC-8US2450SH) 15.6″ FHD Gaming Laptop  

AORUS 15G YC-8US2450SH Laptop

AORUS 15G (YC-8US2450SH) is a hot new release RTX 30 series high end gaming laptop for top tier advanced gamers by Gigabyte with a 15.6-inch thin bezel Full HD IPS display, the advanced Intel i7-10870H processor, RTX 3080 graphics card, 32GB DDR4 SDRAM, Windows 10 Home operating system, stunning per key RGB backlit gaming keyboard and decent modern connectivity options and up to 8 hours of battery life.

The 10th generation octa core H series Intel i7-10870H processor works at the speeds between 2.2GHz and 5.0GHz with the turbo boost max frequency as needed by the very demanding tasks and the latest games. It is great for your daily and very demanding tasks, is ideal for advanced gaming and multitasking. 32GB DDR4 SDRAM at 2933MHz will meet the multitasking needs of any computer user or gamer. Maximum supported memory is 64GB on the two DDR4 slots. 1TB PCIe SSD is also quite a generous amount in terms of both speed and storage space if you have songs, photos, videos and games to save.

15.6-inch Full HD NTSC 72% IPS panel display has the 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution, 240Hz refresh rate, and 178-degree viewing angles vertically and horizontally. It has the 72% NTSC color gamut with the true gaming colors. The picture quality is well above average with the vibrant colors and good contrast when you’re browsing the internet, editing photos, watching or streaming videos and playing games. There won’t be any motion blur and offers a great smooth picture experience thanks to the 240Hz refresh rate. The sound quality is quite good with the Nahimic 3 surround sound and 2 x 2-watt speakers.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card has the 8GB GPU GDDR6 dedicated memory and offers great overall performance with a video card benchmark score of a very impressive 24122. You can play the very demanding games in 4K UHD resolution at the highest settings and resolutions. It has the built-in Intel UHD 630 iGPU graphics card with the same performance as the UHD 630 and you can only play the modern games at the low settings and resolutions. You have a good quality HD webcam on the top bezel if you want to play with friends in other locations. Dynamic Boost 2.0 with the AI technology move power between the CPU, and GPU.

AORUS 15G YC-8US2450SH i7-10870H RTX 3080

Black Aorus 15G weighs 4.4 pounds and measures 9.6 x 14 x 0.9 inches, has a 3 mm thin bezel, and is sleek and modern with a beautiful gamer design. It is world’s Top Esports Team G2 Esports certified and has the WindForce infinity Cooling System. You have the island style Aorus Fusion keyboard with the per-key RGB backlit control. It comes with the two high speed PCIe 3.0 x4 SSD slots for a large SSD storage space and to upgrade the total storage space if you will be saving more games. 

There is no Optical Drive and the connectivity options include the 802.11ax wireless, Bluetooth 5.0, an RJ-45 connector for wired internet (10/100/1000/2500 Mbps Ethernet), 3 x USB 3.2 Type-A ports, a USB 3.2 Type-C port, an HDMI 2.1 output, a mini Display Port 1.4, a 3.5mm headphone microphone combo jack, a UHS-II SD Card Reader and a DC-in jack. The battery life is up to 8 hours from its 99Wh lithium polymer battery with the reduced light settings and tasks. As a professional level gaming laptop it is designed for the top tier gamers with a performance level to let you play at the maximum level. It is a very new release product that first became available at on January 30, 2021 and there aren’t any customer reviews at the time of this post release.

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