Gigabyte Aero 16 XE5 RTX 3070Ti Max-Q Gaming
AERO 16 (Intel 12th Gen)
- Windows 11 Pro
- NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series Laptop GPUs
- 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 Processor H-Series
- 3mm 4-side Super Narrow Bezel + X-Rite™ & Pantone® Certified Display
- UHD+ AMOLED Panel
- World's First Microsoft Azure AI Notebook
Elevate Your Vision:A Classic Reborn
Deeply rooted in the classics, the inspiration of the AERO 16 Creator Laptop stems from previous generations and designs, evolutionary thinness and humanism aesthetics. Combining the 12th generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor, NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series GPUs, and a remarkable 4K+ HDR ultra-wide view in one compact chassis. It offers high efficiency with the utmost beauty, driven by the core tenets of performance with minimalist yet detailed designs, granting all creators efficiency, precision, and exceptional form and function on their creative journey.
Sum of the Light Spectrum
The aesthetics formula of AERO 16 consists of polished details and graceful simplicity. The arc body is complemented with neat edges, removing any needless complexities. The CNC aluminum-alloy unibody is much more sophisticated than the traditional 15" laptop. Just as a prism disperses light into its constituent spectral colors, the AERO 16 is the personification of an inverted prism, uniting the colorful and exquisite qualities of life into one rich sum experience.
Capturing Your Creative Mind
Before revealing the powerful specification details of AERO, we would like to emphasize that the core concept of the AERO 16 Creator Laptops, is "Creativity starts here." We believe that the reduced processing time for images or files thanks to AERO's power, will be the key for inspirations to come to life with efficiency.
12th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors
Do it as swiftly as you prefer - the realization of creativity can be enhanced with computing power. AERO is upgraded with the latest 12th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors, growing 35% in performance from the previous generations, reaching the highest clock rate of 5.0GHz - achieving premium multitasking performance, empowering both your creativity and productivity.
- 14 Cores*, 20 Threads
- Up to 5.0GHz - Performance-core Max Turbo Frequency
- 35% Performance Increase
*(6 Performance-cores, 8 Efficient-cores)
FAST-TRACK YOUR CREATIVITY - Do more, wait less with GPUs.
Whether you're an aspiring artist or an industry veteran looking to do your best work, NVIDIA GPUs make it happen-fast. Render quicker. Broadcast clearer. Edit videos better. From ray tracing and VR up to AI-powered 8K video editing, NVIDIA GPUs in Studio laptops and desktops boost workflows. And they're backed by exclusive, free Studio Drivers that bring out the best in your creative apps.
The NVIDIA Studio Platform
Supporting aspiring artists and industry professionals alike, the NVIDIA Studio platform supercharges your creative process. NVIDIA Studio provides resources like creative apps & tools, NVIDIA Studio drivers, and videos and tutorials from top artists to help you pursue your most ambitious projects yet.
MAX FPS. MAX QUALITY. POWERED BY AI.
DLSS 2.0 is now available for real-time creative apps such as Unreal Engine 4 and D5 Render, using AI to boost frame rates while generating accurate, crisp images. Maximize render settings, increase resolution outputs, and explore designs in real-time.
MORE IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES
Ray tracing simulates how light behaves in the real-world to produce the most realistic and immersive graphics for gamers and creators. GeForce RTX 30 Series has 2nd generation RT Cores for maximum ray tracing performance.
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.
A.I. Knows You Better than Yourself - The Smartest Majordomo
To provide the best performance for our clientele, GIGABYTE and Microsoft collaborated and introduced the world's first and only laptop AI. It can learn the energy consumption details of every software and adjust the wattage consumption of the CPU and GPU accordingly, allowing the user to effortlessly enjoy the top performance. It will also determine the best screen brightness as different environments are detected. The best part is that with the accumulated learning data, AERO 16 will configure CPU/GPU for each software with more precision, saving up more time for you at multimedia processing and manual setting.
Soundless Dedication at Every Second
GIGABYTE's unique cooling technology includes two 59-blade fans, 5 heat pipes, and multi-face heat dissipation fins. This allows the laptop to operate with a total thermal design power (TDP) up to 125 watts (45 watts for the processor and 80 watts for the graphics card) under "Performance Mode" as this thermal solution can quickly dissipate heat, ensuring a calm and stable throttle-free performance under heavy loads of gaming or multimedia processing.
- 59-Blade Fans x2
- 5 Heat-Pipes
WiFi 6E - Battle-Ready for the Next-Gen 6G Universe
It is imperative to transmit your creativity to the world instantaneously. With the next-gen Wi-Fi 6E, the brand-new AERO 16 laptops support not only the Wi-Fi 6 and the 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands of the previous generation, but also the 6GHz frequency band, enabling faster speed and lower delays. This allows users to enjoy zero lag in AR/VR experiences and massive document downloading, diffusing creativity to the far beyond and exploring the future of the metaverse.
- 6X Higher Data Rates for home and consumer use
- ?75% Latency comparing to Wi-Fi 5
Thin yet Boundless 16" 4K+ OLED Display
The AERO 16 comes with the most beautiful OLED, never compromising with any precise visual effects details through the most dazzling 16"4K+ OLED screen in GIGABYTE's history. With the 16:10 golden ratio screen size, the brilliant images become even more vivid and colorful, not only maximizing the working area but also offering users better brightness and premium contrast. It supports 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, displaying 30% more of the sRGB color gamut. Be ready to welcome the world's richest visual experience ever.
* Actual specification may vary by configurations.
Seeing is Believing
With VESA DisplayHDR™ 500 True Black certification, it has a high contrast ratio of more than 1,000,000:1, reaching maximum peak brightness of 500 nits, and 0.0005 nits of extreme black, providing the most vivid texture details.
- VESA DisplayHDR™ 500 True Black
- High Contrast Ratio of More Than 1,000,000:1
Boasting a film-industry standard of 100% DCI-P3 wide color gamut, images are presented with the most realistic and exquisite colors, mastering color management to the fullest.
- 100% DCI-P3
Originated from OLED technology, it releases only about 6.5% of harmful blue light (normal LCDs release about 21.5%). With SGS certification, it reduces eye-strain, offering more pleasant experiences for creators with long working hours.
Smoother Dynamic Images
With a response time of only 0.2ms, the display presents smoother dynamic images without ghosting. When browsing web pages, the sharp texts and images are always presented with crystal clear visibility.
3mm - World's First 4-Side Thin Bezel Display with X-Rite™ Factory Calibration & Pantone® Validated Dual Certification
With the first 4 side bezels design, you get all the workspace you need. Each and every AERO panel is color calibrated by world renowned X-Rite™ calibration technology before it leaves the factory. Plus the Pantone® Validated certification, experience perfect color accuracy the moment you turn on the AERO.
- Delta E < 1 Perfect Color Accuracy
- ?12% Viewing Area
True Love Proven in The Details
Speedy Demands Require Speedy Solutions
Time is money, don't waste it on waiting. AERO 16 comes with two slots fully supporting DDR5 memory. Having the advantages of low power consumption, high transmission speed, and high stability, it can fully support multi-tasking and smoothly handle model files of any size.
High Capacity, High Efficiency
With Intel® Thunderbolt™ 4, transmission and display are all in one port, saving all your time for your next creation. AERO 16 laptops support up to PCIe Gen4x4 4TB SSDs. It has a bandwidth and sequential read speed of up to 7000 MB/s, which is 2 times faster than the previous generation5, allowing users to preview faster, store more, read faster, and work on the files - seizing every second when inspiration hits.
Liberate Your Inspiration
Never let anything come into your way of creativity. AERO 16 comes with a large 99WHr battery, reaching the maximum allotted size for air travel, allowing you to savor your creativity anywhere, anytime.
- Cruise longer with your creativity 99Wh Battery with huge capacity
Software/ Hardware Compatibility Test
To make sure our AERO user has a great creating experience, GIGABYTE lab has conducted a series of software compatibility test on AERO. AERO 16 creator laptop is also fully compatible with all GIGABYTE/ AORUS accessories including monitors, keyboards, mouse and the Gaming BOX external graphics box, creating an intensely powerful creative station.
Transferring data and video display are all done in just one port. With two built-in Intel® Thunderbolt™ 4 achieves a transfer speed of up to 40Gbps and 8X faster than USB 3.1. Additionally, the reversible USB-C transfer port interface can output up to two 4K screens. One of them can also be used for PD charging, breaking all boundaries for your endless creativity.
- 8X Faster than USB 3.1
- 4K Video output x2
- PD Charging
Login with Just a Glance - Windows Precision Touchpad + Windows Hello
The AERO 16 using the infrared camera with Windows Hello facial recognition to login, and Windows precision touchpad that supports a variety of touch gestures that offers you hands-free efficiency and high privacy.
Reaching for the Stars
The brand-new AERO keyboard design echoes the creators' voices as the flamboyant per-key RGB backlit function is removed, allowing editors and photographers to see clearer in dark rooms. The laser-engraved keyboard looks just like the starry sky at night - sparkling and splendid, with all function keys easily visible, speeding your workflow up.
- White single-color backlit
- N-Key Rollover
Play Your Unique Melody
The new AERO series adopts the DTS:X™ Ultra audio technology for the first time, letting you enjoy the full depth of high-fidelity audio. Virtual 7.1-channel surround sound innovation provides outstanding sound experience and performance. From gaming, watching movies to conference calls, DTS:X™ Ultra brings true 3D surround effect and voice communication is clearer than ever with Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation technology which removes noise from incoming and outgoing audio.
Windows 11 Pro
12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-12700H (2.3GHz~4.7GHz)
Base Core Frequency: 2.3GHz
Performance-core Max Turbo Frequency: 4.7GHz
Efficient-core Max Turbo Frequency: 3.5GHz
16.0" Thin Bezel UHD+ 3840x2400 Samsung AMOLED Display
(VESA DisplayHDR 500 True Black, 100% DCI-P3)
*X-Rite™ Certified, individually factory calibrated & Pantone® Validated Color Accuracy
2x DDR5 Slots (DDR5-4800)
Intel® Iris®Xe Graphics
NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3070 Ti Laptop GPU 8GB GDDR6
Boost Clock 1035 MHz / Maximum Graphics Power 105 W
*May vary by scenario.
Supports NVIDIA Max-Q Technologies:
CPU Optimizer, Rapid Core Scaling, Optimal Playable Settings, Dynamic Boost 2.0, Resizable BAR, and Optimus™ Technology.
2x M.2 SSD slots (Type 2280, supports 2x NVMe PCIe Gen4)
1TB NVMe SSD + 1TB NVMe SSD Installed
Backlit Keyboard (Single Color, white)
2x Thunderbolt™ 4 Support DP / one port support PD in 100W
1x USB 3.2 Gen2 (Type-C) Support DP
1x 3.5mm Audio Combo
1x DC-in Jack
2x 2W Speaker
DTS:X® Ultra Audio Technology
WIFI: Intel® Wi-Fi 6E AX210 (Gig+) Wireless (802.11ax, a/b/g/n/ac/ax compatible)
Bluetooth: Bluetooth® V5.2
Build-in Dual Microphone
Support Windows Hello Face Authentication
Firmware-based TPM, supports Intel® Platform Trust Technology (Intel® PTT)
Li Polymer 99Wh
Dimensions (W x D x H)
35.6(W) x 24.85(D) x 2.24 (H) cm
14.02(W) x 9.78(D) x 0.88(H) inch
*The dimensions of the laptop may vary according to the configuration, manufacturing process and measurement method, please refer to the actual situation.
*The weight of the laptop may vary according to the configuration, manufacturing process and measurement method, please refer to the actual situation.
As an international traveller you are entitled to bring a certain amount/value of goods that are free of Customs duty and exempt Goods and Services tax (GST) into New Zealand. This is called your duty free allowance and personal goods concession. It is important to review these for any purchases you make on The Mall.
Your duty free allowance entitles you to bring into New Zealand the following quantities of alcohol products free of customs duty and GST provided you are over 17 years of age. You do need to be 18 years or over to purchase.
- Up to six bottles (4.5 litres) of wine, champagne, port or sherry or
- Up to twelve cans (4.5 litres) of beer
- And three bottles (or other containers) each containing not more than 1125ml of spirits, liqueur, or other spirituous beverages
Goods other than alcohol and tobacco, whether purchased overseas or purchased duty free in New Zealand, that have a combined total value not exceeding NZ$700 may also be brought as part of your personal goods concession.
When travelling overseas there are legal limits on the amount of duty free alcohol and other goods you can take with you. These amounts will vary depending on the country you are flying into. We always recommend you check the latest limits and exemptions.
Your order can be picked up at an Auckland Airport Collection Point. There is one in departures and one at arrivals in the international terminal. See map
You will need to bring your order confirmation email and show your passport to collect your order.
If you’re departing Auckland Airport, we recommend that you come to the Auckland Airport Collection Point at least 60 minutes before your flight. If you miss your pickup time or your flight details have changed please let us know as soon as possible.
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