A NEW Level of Gimmick? Gigabyte Aero 15 x9 Review

  • Published: 14 April 2019
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Comments • 1 206

  • Simon Vader
    Simon Vader  3 weeks back

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

    • Fandabidozi
      Fandabidozi  3 weeks back

      shout out to basil

      • Jacob Mcdaniel
        Jacob Mcdaniel  4 weeks back

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

        • -MAS-
          -MAS-  4 weeks 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  4 weeks back

            Didn’t even talk about build quality :/

            • RottenRyan100
              RottenRyan100  1 months back

              Linus hates bezels....

              • arbington
                arbington  1 months back

                “Dongle Embracer”


                • DudeSkinnyTall
                  DudeSkinnyTall  1 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  2 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  2 months back

                      I Love your videos Linus !!!!

                      • iDBS
                        iDBS  2 months back

                        Add liquid metal on this laptop 😅

                        • G
                          G  2 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  2 months back

                            9:20 AERO have i9 not i7..

                            • mjc0961
                              mjc0961  2 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  2 months back

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

                                • Will Nash
                                  Will Nash  2 months back

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

                                  • Stanislav Knyazev
                                    Stanislav Knyazev  2 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  2 months back

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

                                      • GΞNΛCIDΞR SHO
                                        GΞNΛCIDΞR SHO  2 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  2 months back

                                          Laptops are too expensive... The end

                                          • TWR Electronics
                                            TWR Electronics  2 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  2 months back

                                            Is this a full 4 lanes Thunderbolt port?

                                            • foetor
                                              foetor  2 months back

                                              Got mine x8 today and love it 😬

                                              • PRIMAX XYG
                                                PRIMAX XYG  2 months back

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

                                                • Alan Philpott
                                                  Alan Philpott  2 months back

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

                                                  • MaxSettings
                                                    MaxSettings  2 months back

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

                                                    • Eric Lambert
                                                      Eric Lambert  2 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.

                                                      • boy638
                                                        boy638  1 months back

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

                                                      • Eric Lambert
                                                        Eric Lambert  1 months back

                                                        @boy638 got it for 2350 EUR

                                                      • boy638
                                                        boy638  1 months back

                                                        how much you got it for?

                                                    • Alkhemist 95
                                                      Alkhemist 95  2 months back

                                                      Yeah. Keep reading, you dink.

                                                      • syam babu
                                                        syam babu  2 months back

                                                        make a pop up camera like in the new phones.

                                                        • HateG Plus
                                                          HateG Plus  2 months back

                                                          Sha-see not cha-see

                                                          • Cam Mewton
                                                            Cam Mewton  2 months back

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

                                                            • Franklin Castillo
                                                              Franklin Castillo  2 months back


                                                              • Henry xxA
                                                                Henry xxA  2 months back

                                                                Mine only hits 100 FPS csgo. Please help

                                                                • Tolipop Jia
                                                                  Tolipop Jia  2 months back

                                                                  Wonder if the source of the zebra crossings video could be provided?

                                                                  • Anon Commenter
                                                                    Anon Commenter  2 months back

                                                                    But the AI is in the software...

                                                                    • Scheurer
                                                                      Scheurer  2 months back

                                                                      i dont really get the price argument. if you already spend almost over 2500$ on a gaming laptop, what are 200$ then?

                                                                      • frederick8o8
                                                                        frederick8o8  2 months back

                                                                        Is it me or audio is slightly off?

                                                                        • Almir Ramadanovic
                                                                          Almir Ramadanovic  2 months back

                                                                          Hey I want to get my first gaming laptop but I’m don’t understand if it’s good or not I found it in amazon could you make a review for it or reply to me here type this in amazon search bar thx! Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop PC, 15.6" FHD IPS w/ 144Hz Refresh, Intel i7-8750H, GTX 1060 6GB, 16GB DDR4, 256GB NVMe SSD, Aeroblade Metal Fans PH315-51-78NP

                                                                          • Lefteyehawk
                                                                            Lefteyehawk  2 months back

                                                                            if this is an AI, what is the MSI Afterburner, etc., you can even overclock with this tools

                                                                            • Eightsh
                                                                              Eightsh  2 months back

                                                                              Artificial. it's in the name.
                                                                              The impression of better. Placebo effect.

                                                                              • Kurtis Depauw
                                                                                Kurtis Depauw  2 months back

                                                                                I never have any idea what in the hell Linus is talking about, yet I'm constantly driven back to just simply listen and wish I were more intellectually inclined.

                                                                                • Chris Lighthall
                                                                                  Chris Lighthall  2 months back

                                                                                  Linus when are you going to review a nose hair trimmer? jk

                                                                                  • dwiddleD
                                                                                    dwiddleD  2 months back

                                                                                    i literally spit out the milk in my mouth when linus said AI

                                                                                    • dwiddleD
                                                                                      dwiddleD  2 months back

                                                                                      i literally spit out the milk in my mouth when linus said AI

                                                                                      • subash lama
                                                                                        subash lama  2 months back

                                                                                        so its like the ultra instinct of laptops

                                                                                        • Keefe Overby
                                                                                          Keefe Overby  2 months back

                                                                                          Yeah games and stuff cool, but what about the hash rate?

                                                                                          • Rex Lastname
                                                                                            Rex Lastname  2 months back

                                                                                            my x8's keyboard's been broken for 4 months and i'm still looking for a goddamn keyboard replacement.

                                                                                            • Matt Farel
                                                                                              Matt Farel  2 months back

                                                                                              best channel ever