Gigabyte P34W v5 - the fifth generation of ultraportable gaming notebook

In a series of gaming notebooks from Gigabyte next update. At this time a new filling was a 14-inch notebook Gigabyte P34W for which this is the fifth reincarnation, so he got the index P34W v5. It is worth noting that the P34W v5 - is the most compact gaming notebook from Gigabyte and it applies not only to the diagonal of the display, but the body thickness and weight of the device.

Gigabyte P34W v5

Home renovation detail - a new processor - the quad-core Intel Core i7-6700HQ family Skylake with a clock speed of 2.6 to 3.5 GHz in turbo mode, which is attached to the new chipset Intel HM170 and faster than the previous fourth generation RAM DDR4. Yes, and the maximum amount of RAM that can be installed in Gigabyte P34W v5 increased up to 32 GB. The design of the laptop with two fans (one on the processor, and the other on the graphics card) gives us hope that the full power of the new processor will be used in full, without any throttling.

Unfortunately the graphics card remains the same - it's Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M, but now there is a configuration with 6 GB of GDDR5-memory.

In the basic configuration Gigabyte P34W v5 comes with the same 14-inch display with FullHD-resolution of 1920x1080, and configurations found in older screens with a resolution of 2560x1440.

From the pleasant and timely change is worth noting that in the laptop appeared M.2 connector for connecting the main SSD-drive (previously connector mSATA) plus retaining the ability to install additional SSD capacious hard disk or a special 2.5-inch drive bay - for a gaming notebook this is extremely important.

Another new gaming notebook Gigabyte P34W v5 - the presence of newfangled connector USB 3.1 Type-C - it began to appear even in the Chinese tablets, so that large manufacturers have decided to keep. In addition to the USB 3.1 Type-C have a laptop there is a three-port USB 3.0 Type-A, card reader, Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.1 + LE, Wi-Fi-enabled 802.11 ac, HDMI 2.0 and D-Sub.

Of course, Gigabyte P34W v5, as befits a gaming notebook is equipped with a backlit keyboard and supports Dolby® Digital Plus ™ Home Theater, which delivers exceptional sound quality thanks to two built-in speakers.

Laptop Weight 1.7 kg, which is quite a bit considering the battery 61 Wh. He is thin - the thickness of 20.9 mm - this is really an achievement for a gaming notebook.

The price of the novelty has not yet announced, but judging by the price tag of the previous generation, cost less than $2,500 gaming notebook Gigabyte P34W v5 will not.

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