The GIGABYTE P55Wr7-KL3 Laptop Review is the topic of today’s article, and is one of the fastest gaming laptops available in 2017
The GIGABYTE P55Wr7-KL3 is certainly among the top gaming laptops featured on Value Nomad in 2017.
GIGABYTE P55Wr7-KL3: Overview
GIGABYTE is a Taiwanese electronics manufacturer known for its consistency in delivering high-end gaming components, especially motherboards. Today we will analyze the GIGABYTE P55Wr7-KL3, an extremely powerful laptop released in 2017, aimed at gaming enthusiast.
Firstly, let’s analyse this powerful laptop design. Unlike other gaming laptops, it has a more clean design, without a very edgy design or the typical red and black color combination. However it has a pleasant design, with subtle orange lines on its chassis side, reasonable dimensions and a nice 15.6 inch Full HD IPS display.
On top of that it has a nice backlit keyboard with fast response, idea for users working in poorly lit spaces.
GIGABYTE P55Wr7-KL3: CPU and GPU
There are two main hardware aspects of this laptop which will definitely please exigent gamers. Its CPU, from the 7th generation of intel chips and its GPU from the GeForce 10 series of video cards.
The i7-7700HQ processor gives excellent results while gaming or working with complex software using this laptop. This i7 chip is part o the seventh generation by Intel, named Kaby Lake. It is a quad core with hyper-threading, and you can check its benchmark here on PassMark.
Now, the GPU. The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 is one of the fastest currently available for laptops. It guarantees high FPS on your favorite games, using the latest technologies created by the brand. You can read more about it on our post about the best GTX 1060 laptops.
GIGABYTE P55Wr7-KL3: Connectivity, Storage and RAM
Finally, let’s analyze the connectivity, RAM and storage capacity of this GIGABYTE laptop. As every other aspect about this laptop, it is quite satisfactory in my opinion, after all, its a high-end gaming machine.
It has 16 GB RAM DDR4. I consider this the ideal amount for gamers, as well as for users willing to use demanding software, like CGI software, compilers, and multi-tasking in general.
Storage capacity is also a great thing about this laptop. It comes with a 256 GB solid state drive, and also a 1 TB hard drive disk running at 7200 rpm.
I consider its connectivity also pretty good, with 3 USB ports, and it also has an HDMI 2.0 port.
GIGABYTE P55Wr7-KL3 15″ Notebook FHD IPS 7th Gen Intel Kabylake i7-7700HQ NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 GDDR5 6GB VRAM
|Processor||Intel Core i7-7700HQ|
|Display||15.6 inches Full HD|
|RAM||16 GB DDR4|
|Storage||256 GB SSD + 1 TB HDD|