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Intel Launches Reference Gaming Laptop as NUC X15 Laptop Kit – Integrated with Core i7-11800H and a GeForce RTX 3070

Intel has finally launched the NUC X15 laptop kit as their first reference gaming laptop. The outlook of the device was leaked last month.

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At this point, it is still a point of skepticism whether big tech brands will take up and build on the reference gaming laptop from Intel yet but they have released all the specifications  and allied configurations of the device.

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This laptop kit from Intel includes five different variations of the referencing gaming laptop model, all integrated with the latest Intel Tiger Lake CPUs and the NVIDIA RTX 30 GPUs.

Besides the powerhouse, these devices are also integrated with dual-channel SODIMMs and a highly responsive 16:9 aspect ratio display for those vibrant and vivid color reproduction.

Also, the device is backed with the per-key RGB backlighting and the standard mechanical keyboard for a comfortable typing experience.

The first device from the list of options is a beginner level gaming model, integrated with the combination of the Intel Core i5-11400H processor and GeForce RTX 3060 GPU.

Besides that, the device is also going to come out with a highly responsive 144Hz refresh rate and FHD display panel.

Apart from the entry-level model, the remaining four devices are further powered by a combination of the Intel Core i7-11800H processor with the GeForce RTX 3070 GPU.

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The only point of change will be in the display configuration, which will be available with a choice between QHD 165Hz refresh rate and the FHD 144Hz refresh rate.

All the five variants under the NUC X15 laptop kit is integrated with the 94 Wh battery for long lasting battery life for extended user experience. Other than that, the devices will also boast a range of I/O ports, including the much coveted HDMI 2.1 for external monitor connectivity.

What are some notable features and benefits of the NUC X15 Laptop kits?

According to the mention on Intel’s official website, these upcoming gaming laptop kits will come with their fair share of benefits. Some of the highlighted ones include:

Replaceable lids

If you are one of those users that live for further customization, the Intel NUC comes with replaceable lids. These are currently available in the 5th and 6th Gen. NUCs.

Intel HD graphics

With gaming laptops, graphics is a quintessential part of the functionality, one that deduces the overall user experience. The integrated intel HD graphics is likely going to offer immaculate clarity for optimal visual experience like never before.

Windows 10

The integrated Windows 10 operating system brings the best user experience and access to the latest Microsoft apps with seamless multitasking experience, paired with the best Intel core processor.

At this point, there are no further reports about the price point or availability of the reference gaming laptops in the market yet. This is primarily because there are chances for the prices to change depending on the customization that they undergo.

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Carol Moore

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