A NEW Level of Gimmick? Gigabyte Aero 15 x9 Review

  • Published: 14 April 2019
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  • Parzival 333
    Parzival 333  23 hours back

    2020 Gigabyte Aero: Notch Webcam

    • oneworldvideo
      oneworldvideo  2 days back

      Effect at 2:07 is super slick!!!! Congrats to the editor! :D

      • Naresh Jhawar
        Naresh Jhawar  2 days back

        You didn’t said all intel inside thing

        • pabloXL
          pabloXL  5 days back

          So AI is just marketing for a fan/performance curve?

          • Fiizrp x
            Fiizrp x  6 days back

            If you just wanted a creator laptop what would you go for ?

            • neosrt10
              neosrt10  1 weeks back

              So which is the fastest and best performing now that where in August 2019?

            • Crazy Boy
              Crazy Boy  2 weeks back

              Scar lll vs aero 15 please!

              • Lancy10
                Lancy10  2 weeks back

                Simple don’t buy either if you have 2500 dollars buy a 1k desktop and a 1500 laptop

                • Anhi Pham
                  Anhi Pham  1 months back

                  @Linus Tech Tips Can you do a review of the new Gigabyte Aero 15 OLED ? I want to use it for 3D-Animation and Rendering. I am not sure about thermal throttling in the new chassis with more air vents. There are versions with GTX 1660Ti and RTX 2060 and not sure which is better for my needs. Awesome Channel by the way!

                  • Matin Far
                    Matin Far  1 months back

                    Is it just me or are these new laptops getting ridiculously expensive?? The Aero is the cheapest of three shown in the video and it's $2400!

                    • Srijae Datta
                      Srijae Datta  1 months back

                      I'll choose Zephyrus S

                      • Nicholas Bleker
                        Nicholas Bleker  1 months back

                        Instead of a RTX 2070 Max-Q, I wish we had the option to have the GPU be a RTX 2060 instead, and that not being a Max-Q version. This would help reduce the cost of the laptop and make it more appealing to those that just want to have the ability to turn on ray tracing in their games, while not spending so much to get that ability. Sure you might loose out on a few frames and overall have a weaker performance then the more stronger GPUs, but I don’t anyone is gonna be complaining if whatever they’re playing is at a very steady 60fps or one that’s around that area with ray tracing on. Aside from that, this laptop might be my first upgrade from the Acer Nitro 5 laptop that I’m using now. That 94 WH battery and 1TB of storage is hard to turn down, especially when it is one of the only reasonably priced laptops out there to have this in it.

                        • Tucker Karman
                          Tucker Karman  2 months back

                          How does the processor do with a laptop fan on the bottom?

                          • Levi Johnson
                            Levi Johnson  2 months back

                            haha "Holy crap STOP DOING THIS" amen

                            • NvrUseYur RealName
                              NvrUseYur RealName  2 months back

                              The webcam's audio was CERTAINLY TRASH, but I didn't think the video looked all that bad, compared to webcams I've used in the past(which were pretty crappy). Then again, I don't use webcams much at all so... whatev.

                              • Simon Vader
                                Simon Vader  2 months back

                                Another bonus with this one I found was that it’s got a huge prime discount of $150. Holy crap!

                                • Fandabidozi
                                  Fandabidozi  3 months back

                                  shout out to basil

                                  • Jacob Mcdaniel
                                    Jacob Mcdaniel  3 months back

                                    You should have just waited a month to review the overhauled design haha

                                    • -MAS-
                                      -MAS-  3 months back

                                      After watching your video I've compared the three devices and ended purchasing the Aero 15-X9
                                      But I've paid around 2660$ :( in order to get it as I live far from the USA
                                      I've chosen the I7 processor as I don't think a unit this thin will be able to cool the I9 pretty well, so no actual gain.
                                      For the graphics, I think RTX-2070 is enough since I'm a developer and a casual gamer so no need to pay more for the RTX-2080.
                                      For the screen also I think UHD for development is not meaningful :/
                                      Finally for the performance!!!???
                                      I told you I'm far away from the USA so waiting for it to arrive in order to know :)

                                      • Save us M1SAKI
                                        Save us M1SAKI  3 months back

                                        Didn’t even talk about build quality :/

                                        • RottenRyan100
                                          RottenRyan100  3 months back

                                          Linus hates bezels....

                                          • arbington
                                            arbington  3 months back

                                            “Dongle Embracer”


                                            • DudeSkinnyTall
                                              DudeSkinnyTall  3 months back

                                              So almost 2 weeks ago we get new i7-9850h etc officially released and why would I want a laptop full of last year gen. now?

                                              • Manoeuvre TV
                                                Manoeuvre TV  3 months back

                                                Wish reviews showed the power adapter and total weight including the adapter. No point having a thin and light if the laptop has a huge ac adapter?

                                                • Buda Ultimate Gamer
                                                  Buda Ultimate Gamer  3 months back

                                                  I Love your videos Linus !!!!

                                                  • iDBS
                                                    iDBS  4 months back

                                                    Add liquid metal on this laptop 😅

                                                    • G
                                                      G  4 months back

                                                      There is a possibility that there is a software application that provides the same features like the so-called "AI." Just wished I knew the name of such an app.

                                                      • Sun NY
                                                        Sun NY  4 months back

                                                        9:20 AERO have i9 not i7..

                                                        • mjc0961
                                                          mjc0961  4 months back

                                                          9:42 - You told us that was a dead meme in your 2060 review. I don't know what to believe anymore. 😭

                                                          • mjc0961
                                                            mjc0961  4 months back

                                                            Nobody uses the camera anyway. They always get taped over. Stop including them.

                                                            • Will Nash
                                                              Will Nash  4 months back

                                                              What do you think about the even newer version of the aero?

                                                              • Stanislav Knyazev
                                                                Stanislav Knyazev  4 months back

                                                                Its screen and quality is much better than razer blade has. Check out amazon reviews on real customers of razer blade - noise whine + shitty screen and shitty battery, no pros at all comparable to Aero. Also Dell design is garbage, no minimalism. So why you saying its better to buy razer/dell?

                                                                • Fiction Fraction
                                                                  Fiction Fraction  4 months back

                                                                  when u can afford a $2500 worth laptop! doesnt matter to pay few 100s for the logo

                                                                  • GΞNΛCIDΞR SHO
                                                                    GΞNΛCIDΞR SHO  4 months back

                                                                    How is the MSI G6F3 8RC, i5 8th gen, GTX 1050 for gaming?
                                                                    Since it having like one fan so i'm kinda worried about it's cooling...

                                                                    • Matt Prior
                                                                      Matt Prior  4 months back

                                                                      Laptops are too expensive... The end

                                                                      • TWR Electronics
                                                                        TWR Electronics  4 months back

                                                                        Sorry but I'm going to say razer is the worst for reliability concerns. Are you part of the cult?

                                                                      • Jared Hernandez
                                                                        Jared Hernandez  4 months back

                                                                        Is this a full 4 lanes Thunderbolt port?

                                                                        • foetor
                                                                          foetor  4 months back

                                                                          Got mine x8 today and love it 😬

                                                                          • PRIMAX XYG
                                                                            PRIMAX XYG  4 months back

                                                                            Love from indian bro
                                                                            I am watch video frpm when you have only 1000k subs

                                                                            • Alan Philpott
                                                                              Alan Philpott  4 months back

                                                                              Love the way you can skip 10 seconds straight past the intro reel. Perfect intro length.

                                                                              • MaxSettings
                                                                                MaxSettings  4 months back

                                                                                I always install a clean version of OS and setting battery/system to PERFORMANCE

                                                                                • Eric Lambert
                                                                                  Eric Lambert  4 months back

                                                                                  I bought the i7 version one month ago, really happy with it, it just works perfectly for everything, and of course it's a beast in gaming.

                                                                                  • Eric Lambert
                                                                                    Eric Lambert  2 months back

                                                                                    @Chanrith JR the rtx 2070 max-Q

                                                                                  • Chanrith JR
                                                                                    Chanrith JR  2 months back

                                                                                    @Eric Lambert what gpu?

                                                                                  • boy638
                                                                                    boy638  3 months back

                                                                                    @Eric Lambert Oh my, US market really has it better.

                                                                                  • Eric Lambert
                                                                                    Eric Lambert  3 months back

                                                                                    @boy638 got it for 2350 EUR

                                                                                  • boy638
                                                                                    boy638  3 months back

                                                                                    how much you got it for?

                                                                                • Alkhemist 95
                                                                                  Alkhemist 95  4 months back

                                                                                  Yeah. Keep reading, you dink.

                                                                                  • syam babu
                                                                                    syam babu  4 months back

                                                                                    make a pop up camera like in the new phones.

                                                                                    • HateG Plus
                                                                                      HateG Plus  4 months back

                                                                                      Sha-see not cha-see

                                                                                      • Cam Mewton
                                                                                        Cam Mewton  4 months back

                                                                                        you're pretty brave, turning your back on that pissed off AI

                                                                                        • Franklin Castillo
                                                                                          Franklin Castillo  4 months back


                                                                                          • Henry xxA
                                                                                            Henry xxA  4 months back

                                                                                            Mine only hits 100 FPS csgo. Please help