Gigabyte AERO 16 (Intel 12th Gen) Creator & Gaming Laptop
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.
- Windows® 11 Pro
- NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series laptop GPUs
- 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-12700H (2.3GHz~4.7GHz) Processor
- 32GB DDR5 RAM memory
- 2TB NVMe PCIe SSD storage
- 16" Thin bezel UHD+ Samsung AMOLED panel
- Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity
- World's First Microsoft Azure AI Notebook
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 4.7GHz – achieving premium multitasking performance, empowering both your creativity and productivity.
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.
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.
Wi-Fi 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.
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 and 4K+ miniLED 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.
World's First 4-Side Thin Bezel Display
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.
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 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.
Gigabyte AERO Hub Adds Expansion Ports
With the included AERO HUB Docking Station, complex interface is replaced by just three USB-C, converging all port functions into the AERO HUB. This creator intended hub offers HDMI, MiniDP, USB Type-A, and RJ45. With the advantage in flexibility, expansion capacity, and easy storage, you can set up your mobile workshop whenever and wherever you want.
For the best user experience, it's suggested to connect the AERO HUB via Thunderbolt™ 4 ports on the right side of the laptop.
|Make and Model||Gigabyte AERO 16 (Intel® 12th Gen) Creator & Gaming Laptop|
|Part Number||AERO 16 XE5-73US948H|
|Operating System||Windows® 11 Pro|
|Processor||Intel® Core™ i7-12700H, 6+8 cores, 2.30GHz Processor
w/ 4.70GHz Turbo Boost, 20 Threads, 24MB SmartCache
|Memory||32GB DDR5-4800 RAM (2x 16GB)
Dual slots, 64GB max.
|Storage||2TB NVMe PCIe SSD|
|Display||16" 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.
|Graphics||NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3070 Ti w/ 8GB GDDR6 laptop GPU|
|Audio||2x 2W Speaker
DTS:X® Ultra Audio Technology
|Web Camera||HD Webcam
Support Windows Hello Face Authentication
|Wireless LAN||Intel® Wi-Fi 6E AX210 (Gig+) Wireless (802.11ax, a/b/g/n/ac/ax compatible)|
|Keyboard||Backlit keyboard (Single color, white)|
|I/O Interface||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
|Security||Firmware-based TPM, supports Intel® Platform Trust Technology (Intel® PTT)|
|Power Adapter||230W External AC adapter|
|Battery||Lithium Polymer battery, 99Whr|
* Actual battery life may vary depending on product configuration, usage, operational conditions and power management settings.
|Dimensions (WxDxH)||35.6 x 24.85 x 2.24 cm (14.02" x 9.78" x 0.88")|
|Weight||Approx. 2.30kg (5.07 lbs.)|
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