Shopping for a new gaming notebook can be a daunting task. There are seemingly endless configurations on the market from every major brand. Finding the one that is right for you can take weeks of research. Hopefully, the latest Gigabyte P56XT should take away some of that stress. For those looking for a fairly lightweight, portable, and powerful gaming laptop, it certainly ticks all the right boxes.
- NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 GDDR5 8GB
- 7th Gen Intel® Core i7-7700HQ Processor
- M.2 PCIe Gen.3 X4 SSD – Max Up To 2000MB/s
- Rapid & Massive Quadruple-Storage: 2 x 1TB M.2 PCIe SSD + 2 x 2TB HDD (optional)
- Swappable Storage Bay ODD/HDD slot
- DDR4 2400MHz – Up to 32GB
- 91Wh Huge Battery Capacity
- Thunderbolt™ 3: Ultra Fast Transfer Speeds up to 40Gbps / 5V 3A Charging
- 3+1 Multi Display
- 4K UHD IPS Display with Wide Color Gamut (optional)
- Full-sized GIGABYTE Fusion RGB Per-Key Backlit Gaming Keyboard
- XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster for Streaming and Recording
THE ULTIMATE PC GAMING PLATFORM
Get Game Ready with GeForce® GTX. GeForce GTX delivers the fastest performance, with the most advanced gaming technologies (NVIDIA GameWorks™) and the best gaming ecosystem (GeForce Experience™).
Ansel is a revolutionary new way to capture in-game shots and view in 360. Compose your screenshots from any position, adjust them with post-process filters, capture HDR images in high-fidelity formats, and share them in 360 degrees using your mobile phone, PC, or VR headset.
HDR Ready games and movies are rendered in rich, vibrant colours to deliver sharper and more realistic images.
Discover next-generation VR performance, the lowest latency, and plug-and-play compatibility with leading headsets—driven by NVIDIA VRWorks™ technologies. VR audio, physics, and haptics let you hear and feel every moment.
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070: The Ultimate Performance
The new NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 10 Series GPU features the latest Pascal™ architecture, breaking the limits of laptop performance. The new GPU delivers not only the ultimate performance and efficiency but also easily provides an immersive Virtual Reality (VR) experience and smooth high-res gameplay. Hardcore gamers can now possess over-the-top performance on the mobile platform with crystal clear, captivating motion graphics, and jaw-dropping visuals.
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 Processor: Here Comes the New Generation of Performance
With the latest “Kaby Lake” architecture, the 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor outperforms its predecessor in every aspect, added with HEVC10b and VP9 decoding for outstanding 4K capabilities and extra extended mobility. Experience seamless next generation performance.
M.2 PCIe SSD – Storage Speed in Overdrive
Innovative PCI Express SSD technology with the next generation form factor, M.2 is the newest incarnation of the solid state drive. With a single drive having a read speed of 2000 MB/s, the M.2 easily is 4x faster than any traditional SATA SSD technology available. With this boost in speed, the loading and installing time for programs and games will be greatly decreased. Moreover, system boot speed increases, thus greatly improving and accelerating the user experience!
Multi-Usages - Swappable ODD/HDD Slot
The ingenious design of the swappable ODD/HDD slot* brings more choices as well as opportunities for gamers. The swappable bay can take a DVD-RW drive, Blu-ray drive, 2TB HDD and 2TB M.2 PCIe SSD. Ultimate customization creates unprecedented mobility.
RGB Fusion Keyboard | In The Dark There is Light
The all-new AORUS RGB Fusion features per-key RGB backlighting in 16.8 million colour variations, delivering virtually unlimited customization. Each and every key can be customised to light up only the required keys for each application, allowing the user to instantly identify which keys to press. Users can go a step further and setup animated illumination effects like breathing, waves, and ripples. Per-key backlighting can achieve not only practical benefits of quick identification but also a unique visual experience and endless customization. The Fusion app can combine audio, backlight, and macro settings to profiles, and switch automatically between games or applications.
DDR4 Memory – Data Storage’s Limit Breaker
DDR4 is breaking through the limits of data storage. Better than its predecessor DDR3 in every way, DDR4 is essential for any high-resolution game, or data-intensive application. It runs at a frequency of 2400 MHz, which allows games to run faster and smoother like never before! DDR4 also possesses more storage with a max capacity of 16GB per stick, double that of DDR3. Whether you are gaming or working, DDR4 will be able to provide superior performance!
4K UHD IPS Display with Wide Colour Gamut (where available)
The 4K UHD IPS display ensures wide viewing angle and colour gamut, rendering crisp and vibrant colours for tremendous visual impacts. With ultimate clarity, the 3840 x 2160 resolution perfectly presents the stunning details of gaming scenes. The unreal sharpness and colour intensity of the pictures grant uncompromised viewing pleasure.
Huge Battery Capacity for Continuous Gaming
Portability and battery life go hand-in-hand and are both essential for mobile gamers. P56XT provides a large capacity battery up to 91Wh. The large capacity battery provides up to 8h battery life*, ensuring go-anywhere mobility!
*Running Environment：Brightness：30%/ WIFI：on / Keyboard Backlight：off / Power Saver Mode / Quiet Fan Mode / Watching Youtube Video
*Actual battery life may vary depending on settings.
Thunderbolt™ 3 | The Fastest, Most Powerful All In One Port
The Thunderbolt™ 3 comes with outstanding capabilities such as transfer speeds up to 40Gbps, device charging with 5V/3A currents, connecting to 4K 60Hz displays and connecting plug ‘n’ play external graphics. The Thunderbolt™ 3 is the most powerful compact and versatile port to date.
3+1 Multi Display
With a variety of ports that consists of a mini-DP, HDMI and Thunderbolt™ 3, giving P56XT the power to support three 4K external displays in order to experience the ultimate in multi-tasking.
Dolby Digital Plus™: Surround Sound Anywhere, Everywhere
Dolby Digital Plus™ creates a realistic game-play environment that lets you hear every window smash, feel every explosion, and experience every wipeout as if they're really happening. Surround Virtualizer creates a virtualized surround sound experience of stereo or multichannel content over built-in speakers or over headphones. Whether you're playing games, watching Blu-ray movies, or streaming videos, your P56XT is an awesome multi-entertainment hub when it has advanced Dolby Digital Plus™.
Top-notch Thermal by Supra-cool Technology
The innovative Supra-Cool technology features dual heat pipes plus dual fans for the CPU & GPU, ensuring excellent thermal conductivity for outstanding cooling. Stunning performance and superior stability has always been, and always will be a GIGABYTE standard for gaming Laptops.
Fan Tweak: Customized Stability
Fan Tweak tailors your fan speed to different user scenarios, striking a perfect balance between system stability and needs for tranquillity. Under “Customize” mode, you can further adjust the maximum fan speed, embracing the great performance and quiet environment on your own. The 4 modes offer for all-condition tweak options.
Smart Dashboard Readies You for Any Challenge
The best policy to win any game is to make sure your system is 100% with you. Smart Dashboard presents the real-time monitor on your system information, including CPU & GPU loads, temperature, fan speed, network conditions and power scheme. A simple glance is all it takes to keep track of how your system works.
Windows 10 Home 64-bit
7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Processor (Quad Core, 6M Cache, 2.80 GHz up to 3.80 GHz)
15.6" Full HD (1920x1080) IPS Wide Viewing Angle Anti-glare Display LCD
16GB DDR4 2400MHz (8GBx2 - 2 Slots - Max 32GB)
Mobile Intel® HM175 Express Chipset
Intel® HD Graphics 630
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 GDDR5 8GB
Supports NVIDIA® Optimus™ Technology
256GB M.2 Solid State Drive (Boot) + 1TB 7200RPM 2.5" SATA Hard Drive (Storage)
*Support Quadruple-Storage System
1x 2.5" Hard Drive
2x M.2 SSD slots (Type 2280, supports NVMe PCIe X4 & SATA)
1x Hot-Swappable Bay
Full-sized GIGABYTE Fusion RGB Per-Key Backlit Gaming Keyboard
Optical Disk Drive
Super Multi DVD-RW
1x Thunderbolt 3
3x USB 3.0 (Type A)
1x HDMI 2.0
1x Mic in
1x Mini DisplayPort 1.2
1x Audio Jack: Earphone (SPDIF)
1x DC jack
2x 2-Watt Speaker, Microphone, Dolby® Digital Plus™ Home Theater
LAN: 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet
Wireless LAN: 802.11 ac (a/b/g/n compatible)
Bluetooth: Bluetooth V4.2 + LE
Implements TPM by CPU supports Intel® Platform Trust Technology (Intel® PTT)
382.8(W) x 270(D) x 30(H) mm / 15.1(W) x 10.6(D) x 1.1~1.2(H) inch
GIGABYTE Gaming Backpack
GIGABYTE Gaming Mouse
GIGABYTE Gaming Mousepad
2 Year Fetch, Repair and Return