AORUS X3 Plus r7-KL3K4



Quick Overview


  • 13.9" QHD

  • Intel® Kaby Lake i7-7700HQ

  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 VR Ready

  • Up to 32GB RAM

  • 512GB M.2 NVMe SSD

  • TBA Hours / 3.97lbs



Image of NVIDIA GeForce GTX chip powering laptop screen.

NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060: 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.

Chart shows GeForce GTX 1060 versus 980M, giving +32% performance boost 3D Mark 11 Performance, 55 fps vs 47 fps in Rise of the Tomb Raider and 68 fps vs 55 fps on 1080p Ultra Setting. NVIDIA GeForce GTX logo.

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).

  • Multiple screens showing examples how Ansel can share in-game shots

    NVIDIA® Ansel

    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.

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    HDR Ready

    HDR Ready games and movies are rendered in rich, vibrant colors to deliver sharper and more realistic images.

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    VR Works

    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.

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 that extra 4K playback smoothness. AORUS further presents one click overclocking ability that increases your CPU speed from 3.9Ghz to 4.3Ghz. Experience seamless next generation gaming performance!

Shows overclock 'dials' with i7-7700HQ at 3.8GHz and i7-7820HK at 4.3Ghz. Matching chart, showing +13% improvement.

QHD+ Resolution: Astonishing Level of Detail

AORUS is never afraid to explore new horizons. X3 Plus boasts a QHD+ display with 3200 x 1800 resolution providing stunning and breathtaking picture quality that pushes gaming experience to a new level. The extraordinary high luminance, 400 cd/m2, proves excellent clarity and readability even outdoors!

Image shows comparison of viewing size and detail against an owl's eye. Shows comparison between General Pannel, with 131 PPI and AORUS QHD+ Panel at 262 PPI

IGZO Panel for Breathtaking Detail

X3 Plus employs the latest and best IGZO-TFT (Indium gallium zinc oxide) panel, a low-power yet high-performance display that minimizes color shift, providing gorgeous images with crystal clarity. Packing 5.76 million pixels into a 13.9-inch frame results in an astonishingly vibrant viewing experience.

Shows image comparison between General TFT panel and AORUS IGZO TFT panel. Presents color graph showing AORUS providing 72% NTSC color gamunt [sic] vs Other brand ~45% color gamunt [sic]

Wide View 170 Degree — Crystal Clear Image

The extremely wide viewing angle display offers a consistent natural color and contrast ratio from any angle within 170 degrees, vertically and horizontally. Perfect for showcasing your gaming moves, a movie night or even sharing a presentation — everyone gets the full visual experience.

Shows color fading for non wide view angle displays versus vibrant color for AORUS wide view angle display.

M.2 PCIe SSD — The Next Storage Revolution

Perfected PCI Express SSD technology with the next generation form factor, M.2 is like a breath of fresh air to storage performance with its mind blowing speed! With a single drive reaching 2000 MB/s, game loading and system booting all happen in the blink of an eye. Being 4× faster than any traditional SATA SSD, the benefits are obvious: the faster it is, the better it is.

Chart showing PCIe Gen3 x4 NVME SSD giving > 2000MB/s speed with SATA SSD RAID 0 (~1000MB/s), SATA SSD (~500MB/s) and HDD (~250MB/s) all trailing behind.

DDR4 RAM: Ultimate Memory for Ultimate Gaming

DDR4 RAM is a must have for any hardcore gamer. At a frequency of 2400 MHz, it runs high-resolution games faster and smoother than ever before. Not to mention with a single stick of DDR4, you can have a max capacity of 16GB, double that of DDR3. The X3 Plus v7 houses 2 of these, reaching a maximum memory storage of 32GB. Using less power at only 1.2V, DDR4 in turn generates less heat in your machine, possessing the trifecta required of RAM for the ultimate gaming experience!

*Product specifications and availability may vary by country and region. Please check with your local dealers for the latest product information.
Chart shows DDR4-2400 running at 17GB/s vs DDR3-1600 running at 12GB/s

HDMI 2.0: True 4K Ultra HD

The incorporation of HDMI 2.0 brings screen resolution to the next level. Unlike HDMI 1.4 which only supports 8-bit color up to 30 frames per second, HDMI 2.0 display is truly breathtaking. Supporting up to 18 Gbps transfer, the true potential of 4K resolution is realized through 12-bit color and up to 60Hz refresh rate! See videos, photos and games how they were meant to be seen, in true high definition!

*Requires HDCP 2.2 supported monitors
Shows HDMI screen running at 60Hz with HDMI 2.0 (4K UHD). Chart showing HDMI 2.0 at 18 Gbps, HDMI 1.4 at 10.2 Gbps and HDMI 1.0 at 4.95 Gbps.

USB 3.1 Type-C — Quality of Life Upgraded

It is common to turn a USB a few times before it fits. But those days are over with USB 3.1 Type-C! The Type-C connector is universal, making connecting via USB no longer a chore. Not only is it easier to connect, it’s fast. USB 3.1 has twice the throughput of USB 3.0, transferring 100GB video in as little as 80 seconds. Through greatly improved data transfer speed and pluggability, USB 3.1 Type-C puts a focus on the improvement of quality of life for a gamer’s daily routine!

Side image of laptop. Chart shows USB 3.1 (Type-C) at 10 GB/s vs USB 3.0 at 5 GB/s. 2 times faster!

Super Thin & Lightweight: A Gaming Milestone

Power beyond imagination is accompanied by its subtle yet elegant frame and design. Squeezing such superior performance into a chassis less than 0.9 inch takes extraordinary expertise and industry-leading thermal know-how. Get your hands on this ultimate gaming flagship to find out the top-tier craftsmanship.

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Full Aluminum Chassis with Iconic Design

AORUS X3 Plus blends minimalism and fluidic sculpture. The signature theme of the stunning chassis emphasizes a style that the aerodynamic streamlines connect expanded vents, giving the ultimate gaming flagship a breath of speed. The flowing sculpted lines and quality matte black are scented with understated luxury without losing its original aggression.

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Extreme battery life, mobility extended (optional)

Maximum performance should not come at the cost of battery life. Packing an astonishing 94.24Wh battery, the AORUS X3 Plus V7 leads its class in providing you with extended maximum performance while on the go.

Image of laptop screen. Chart showing Performance laptop (14 inch) with 61Wh running for ~5hr vs AORUS X3 Plus v7 with 94Wh (Optional) running for ~7.5hr. *Battery life in HD Video playback.

Simply Thin. Simply Amazing.

AORUS never stops pursuing perfection. With X3 Plus’s sleek design comes a newly-built slim adapter. The 150 watt power supply readies you for gaming on the go. The adapter also includes a 2.1A USB DC jack, making charging cell phones and tablets easier and faster.

*Specification may differ by country and region. Please contact your local dealers or retailers for the latest product information.
Adapter measures 22m/0.87in with a USB DC jack.

One-click Execution, Pure Dominance

Macro keys rarely available on gaming laptops are now an X3 Plus standard. AORUS exclusive macro keys simplify your killer combos into one-click execution keys. The scissor-switch key structure guarantees lightning response ensuring pure dominance during gameplay.

Laptop keyboard with Macro key highlighted. Diagram of keybaord scissor-type key switch.

Macro Engine: Program Your Signature Moves

AORUS exclusive programmable Macro Engine automates and simplifies routine operations. Crush your opponents and sweep the match within one click. The AORUS exclusive features include macro recording support across keyboard and mouse. A maximum of 25 individual macros sets makes gameplay on the move as enjoyable and intuitive as desktop systems like never before.

Shows software UI for AORUS x3 Macro Engine program.

XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster: Cast your Game Anytime, Anywhere

Now set up your stage and share the greatest gaming moments with XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster! Fully optimized social media integration is ready for real-time chats — keeping you notified yet focused in the game. It takes just one click to stream your gameplay to Twitch. Host your game like a pro! The show starts wherever you flip open your AORUS X3 Plus v7.

*Free 1-year XSplit Gamecaster + Broadcaster Premium License.

TriDef® SmartCam | Custom Stream Modding

To facilitate being the full streaming solution each AORUS includes TriDef® SmartCam software, you are now able to remove backgrounds without the hassle of using a green screen. Through the SmartCam application you can now apply live filters, and fully control your background, not only while streaming, but also through other video applications such as Skype.

*Free 90-day TriDef SmartCam License.
Shows live 'green screen' of player with game playing behind in one image, and messy room in another. 'Hide your messy room, or even a house full of cats!'

OC Gauge Readies You for Any Challenge

The best policy to win any game is to make sure your system is 100% with you. OC Gauge presents the user with comprehensive 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.

Shows UI for OC Gauge.

Fan Control: Customized Stability

The new updated Fan Control comes with 4 unique modes: Quiet, Normal, Gaming and Customize. Each assigns a certain percentage of the max fan speed for multiple scenarios, allowing users to pick the best cooling strategy for different occasions. Highest stability on full system load or pure tranquility when surfing? It’s your call.

Shows UI for Fan Control
Technical Specification


Display: 13.9" QHD 2560x1440 Wide Viewing Angle LCD
7th Generation Intel® Mobile Core i7-7700HQ Kaby Lake Processor
Intel® HM175 Express Chipset
Hard Drive & Optical Drive
Standard Hard Drive:

Standard Optical Drive:

512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD(Upgradeable)
1 Open M.2/PCIe/NVMe SSD slot

External Optical Drives Available
Graphics Controller: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 (6.0GB) GDDR5 (Pascal) W/ Optimus Technology
Standard Memory:
Number of SODIMMS:
16,384MB (16GB) DDR4 2400MHz (Up to 32GB 2400MHz MAX)
Two 260 Pin SODIMM Sockets
Audio Features
Audio Features: 1 x Internal Microphone
2 x 2W Speakers
Network / Communication: Killer™ Gaming Network LAN
Integrated Wireless 802.11 AC + Bluetooth™ 4.2 [M.2]
Slots / Interface
Card Reader:

Input / Output Ports:
SD Card Reader

3 x USB 3.0 Ports
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-C) Port
1 x HDMI
1 x RJ45
1 x Mini-Display Port
1 x Microphone-in
1 x Headphone-out (SPDIF)
Power System
Battery: Li Polymer 73.26Wh
150W AC Adapter
Standard Cooling:
Optional Cooling:
Copper CPU Heatsink
IC Diamond Thermal Compound
Size & Weight
12.99" (w) x 10.37" (d) x 0.90" (h)
3.97 lbs with Battery
Keyboard / Point Device
Point Device:
Backlit Keyboard
Individual Macro Keys
Additional Features
Extra Features: Built-in HD Digital Video | Kensington® Lock Capability
Operating System
Standard OS: Windows® 10
(some custom drivers may be downloaded and not supplied with the system)


Manufacturer Warranty:

2 Year Global Warranty - Standard (More Info)

On-line problem resolution through web interface (BIOS, Driver update)
1 Year Xotic PC Warranty provided on customized components
Additional Warranty Options Available
Return Policy & Warranty Terms and Conditions (More Info)


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