AORUS 17G YD Core i7 32GB 512GB SSD RTX 3080 17.3" Win10 Home Gaming Laptop

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AORUS 17G YD Core i7 32GB 512GB SSD RTX 3080 17.3" Win10 Home Gaming Laptop

QuickFind: 1260055 Mfr part code: AORUS 17G YD-74UK345SH
  • Intel Core i7 11800H 2.3GHz
  • 32GB RAM + 512GB SSD
  • 17.3" FHD Display 300Hz
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 16GB
  • Windows 10 Home

Product Description

AORUS 17G YD Core i7 32GB 512GB SSD RTX 3080 17.3" Win10 Home Gaming Laptop

Game Like a Pro. Performance Above All. | AORUS 17G: Your Top-Tier Battle Station

AORUS premium performance is brought to gamers through per unit calibration from components to the display panels. With the focus on state-of-the-art engineering paired with award winning design, there is no compromise in bringing professional users the ultimate experience. This includes a precision cut aluminium alloy body, thanks to CNC Anodized technology creating the durable and elegant AORUS 17G. Beyond the stunning display, sleek chassis, and top of the line true mechanical keyboard, the AORUS 17G is upgraded to all-new GeForce RTX™ 30 series laptop GPUs and 11th Gen Intel Core H Series CPU, making AORUS 17G your weapon of choice. Equipped with the upgraded 11th-gen Intel Core H series processor, the AORUS enhances performance while supporting next-generation PCIe Gen4 SSD and Thunderbolt™ 4, capable of processing multiple tasks faster than its competitors!


11th Gen Intel® Core i7


Thunderbolt™ 4 "


It Takes A Hero To Make A Hero. | CS: GO World's top E-sports Team G2 Esports Certified.

AORUS 17G is officially certified by the world-renowned Esports team, G2 Esports. With stronger keystrokes, powerful performance, and the ultra-high refresh rate display of up to 300Hz, gamers get to game on with Esports standards. Experience pro-level performance in competitive game titles such as CS:GO or Fortnite. Gamers can now experience how it feels like to be part of the pro G2 Esports team. Team up with AORUS & GAME LIKE A PRO!""   "


THE ULTIMATE PLAY. | NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 30 Series Laptop GPUs

GeForce RTX™ 30 Series powers the world's fastest laptops for gamers and creators. They're built with the award-winning Ampere -NVIDIA's 2nd gen RTX architecture -with new RT Cores, Tensor Cores, and streaming multiprocessors for the most realistic ray-traced graphics and cutting-edge AI features.


Ray Tracing

Ray tracing is the holy grail of gaming graphics, simulating the physical behaviour of light to bring real-time, cinematic-quality rendering to even the most visually intense games.


DLSS AI Acceleration

NVIDIA DLSS is ground-breaking AI rendering that boosts frame rates with uncompromised image quality using the dedicated AI processing Tensor Cores on GeForce RTX. This gives you the performance headroom to crank up settings and resolutions for an incredible visual experience. The AI revolution has arrived to gaming.



Max-Q is a system wide approach to deliver high performance in thin and light gaming laptops. Every aspect of the laptop, chip, software, PCB design, power delivery, and thermals, are optimized for power and performance. Our 3rd gen Max-Q technologies use AI and new system optimizations to make high performance gaming laptops faster and better than ever.



New AI-powered Dynamic Boost 2.0 automatically delivers the needed power between the GPU, GPU memory, and CPU for a larger performance boost than ever before. The AI networks in Dynamic Boost 2.0 manage power on a per-frame basis, so your laptop is constantly optimizing for maximum performance while you're gaming and creating.



Resizable BAR is an advanced PCI Express feature that enables the CPU to access the entire GPU frame buffer at once, improving performance in many games.""   "


One-click Game Optimizer Setting. | Microsoft Azure AI Auto Optimise

AORUS comes with the ground-breaking Microsoft Azure AI technology. The AI offers deep performance by dynamically setting the perfect settings for the CPU and GPU wattage to optimize in game performance. Just one click to optimize performance. Everything is done automatically so gamers won't need to adjust additional settings.   "


High-Speed Loading: Games Wait For No One | Supports the Latest PCIe Gen4 SSD 

High-speed loading and easy to expand storage means zero compromise. AORUS supports 2 sets of SSD slots, with one of the slots for the PCIe Gen4, allowing players to instantly load big files and enter games with zero wait time!""   "


Aim, Strike, Win! | Beat your own records with a 300Hz refresh rate!

Equipped with 300Hz gaming display with 72% NTSC colour gamut that brings out true gaming colours. Vivid colours take you to the next level, improve your aim, and never miss an Easter Egg again. The 300Hz high refresh rate removes motion blur and leaves only a perfectly smooth image experience. Clear sight of the enemy is the key to victory!


300Hz, 72% NTSC, 3mm Thin Bezel  


You have visual and audio excellence, now you can also feel every move.| AORUS 17G with Mechanical Switches.

AORUS joins the world renowned mechanical switches innovator (OMRON),creating the world's first laptop with OMRON mechanical switches, the AORUS 17G. Not only does it have sensational feel, every key comes at an optimal actuation point of 1.6mm with an ultra-durable keystroke lifespan of up to 15 million times. What's more, the keycaps are made with a special concentric design that lets the key lighting shine through evenly for an even more vivid lighting experience. This is the true tactile and visual experience gamers demand and crave.


Actuation Point of 1.6 mm

15 Million Keystroke Lifespan


Light up the room with colourful keys. | AORUS Fusion- Keyboard control software.

All-new AORUS 17G adopts the proud family bloodline, AORUS Fusion technology. Each key can be easily be set with a different lighting colour and macro key function.⁶ Don't just make your laptop look fancy but also make this feature your advantage on the battle ground.


16.7M Colours

Anti-Ghosting N-Key Rollover

Per-key Macro Function"


Cross-Generation Output. | Supports the Latest HDMI 2.1

AORUS supports HDMI 2.1 and 4K@120Hz image output, allowing players to enjoy sharp, clear screens in-game, even when connected to external monitors.


Integrated Connection, High-Speed Transmission. | Supports the latest Thunderbolt™ 4

Next-generation high-speed transfer of data Thunderbolt™ 4 provides a transmission speed of 40Gbps, increasing your productivity and quality of life!


Port City - Gear Up, Game On! | Multiple Ports, Expand Possibilities

More ports, more connectivity! Create the ultimate battle station with enough ports for all your favourite gear.


3x USB 3.2 Gen1 (Type-A)

1x Thunderbolt™ 4 (Type-C) 

1x HDMI 2.1

1x mini DP 1.4

1x 3.5mm Headphone Jack

1x Microphone Jack

1x UHS-II SD Card Reader

1x DC-in Jack

1x RJ-45""  


Incorporating sharp angles in its design, the lines accentuate aesthetic refinement | Aluminium alloy chassis made using CNC technology. 

AORUS believes in the extreme. Made entirely of galaxy-black aluminium and cut through CNC technology to create muscular styling with unique accents and sharp angles, the AORUS series come with robust chassis and wield the world's thinnest display bezel. The surface is processed using anodized to minimise scratches generated during daily operations. Moreover, the design of side skirts are similar to those of a race car, gives the chassis a "unibody" appearance. AORUS is the next generation gaming laptop that features a sharp aesthetic design, accelerated processing speeds, and excellent durability.  "


A Battery that Lasts Longer in Battle than You Do. | Up to 8 hours of real-world battery use.

Besides exceptional performance, outstanding display and signature tactile keyboard, mobility is what makes the AORUS the most powerful and versatile laptop on Earth. AORUS comes with a whopping 99Wh long lasting battery, capable of providing battery life of up to 8 hours!⁷ AORUS 17G is the ultimate gaming laptop giving gamers what they demand.   "


Ultra-high speed web connectivity. Lag-free gaming.|Supports the Latest Wi-Fi 6.

The next-generation Wi-Fi 6 delivers transmission peak data rates of close to 2.4Gbps. Used in combination with a 2.5Gbps Ethernet network, you are granted a real-time gaming experience without a millisecond of lag, allowing you to be the last one standing.



Better Throughput 3X

Up to 4X Better Throughput   "

Vivid Sounds and Refined Notes. | Supports DTS:X Ultra.

Pro players need their gear as sharp as their reflexes to stay on top. The AORUS pro gaming laptop is equipped with the prime audiovisual DTS:X Ultra sound software and provides you with a full immersive experience.   "

Technical Specification

AORUS 17G YD Core i7 32GB 512GB SSD RTX 3080 17.3" Win10 Home Gaming Laptop


Features Anti-glare, thin bezel design, IPS-level, X-Rite Pantone factory color calibration
Type 17.3"
LCD Backlight Technology LED backlight
Resolution 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
V-Sync Rate at Max Res. 300 Hz
Widescreen Yes
Image Aspect Ratio 16:9
Colour Gamut 72% NTSC


Product Type Notebook
Operating System Windows 10 Home

Processor / Chipset

CPU Intel Core i7 (11th Gen) 11800H / 2.3 GHz
Max Turbo Speed 4.6 GHz
Number of Cores 8-core
Cache 24 MB
Chipset Mobile Intel HM570 Express
Features Hyper-Threading Technology, Intel Smart Cache, Intel Platform Trust Technology (PTT)


RAM 32 GB (2 x 16 GB)
Max RAM Supported 64 GB
Technology DDR4 SDRAM
Speed 3200 MHz
Form Factor SO-DIMM 260-pin
Slots Qty 2
Empty Slots 0


Main Storage 512 GB SSD M.2 2280 PCIe 4.0 - NVM Express (NVMe)

Audio & Video

Multi-GPU Configuration 1 single GPU card / integrated GPU
Graphics Processor NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 / Intel UHD Graphics
Video Memory 16 GB GDDR6 SDRAM
Video System Features NVIDIA Optimus, Max-Q design, NVIDIA Resizable BAR, Dynamic Boost 2.0
Camera Yes - HD
Sound Stereo speakers, microphone
Compliant Standards DTS:X Ultra


Type Keyboard, touchpad
Keyboard Backlight Yes (RGB)
Numeric Keypad Yes
Features OMRON switches, N-key rollover, per-key RGB, AORUS RGB Fusion, 2.5mm travel distance


Wireless 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax, Bluetooth 5.2
Wireless Controller Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX 200
Network Interface 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet Controller Realtek RTL8125BG


Technology Lithium polymer
Capacity 99 Wh

AC Adapter

Output 230 Watt

Connections & Expansion

Slots 1 x M.2 (PCI Express 3.0 / SATA) (1 free) ¦ 1 x M.2 (PCI Express 4.0) (0 free)
Interfaces 3 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ¦ USB-C (supports Thunderbolt 4) ¦ HDMI ¦ Mini DisplayPort 1.4 ¦ Headphone output ¦ Microphone input ¦ LAN
Memory Card Reader Yes (SDXC UHS-II Card)


Security Firmware Trusted Platform Module (TPM) Security Chip
Features GIGABYTE RGB Fusion supported, Microsoft Azure AI, WINDFORCE Infinity Cooling System
Included Accessories Power adapter

Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions (WxDxH) 40.5 cm x 27.6 cm x 2.6 cm
Weight 2.7 kg

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