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Gigabyte X11

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 reviews of Gigabyte X11. The average rating for this product is 2.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and screen. The performance and durability are also mentioned favorably, but the size and touchpad get critical opinions.

portability, durability, performance, screen, reliability

battery, keyboard, touchpad, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Gigabyte X11 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Gigabyte X11 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Views about the battery and screen are on the whole positive. The design and performance are also mentioned favorably, whereas the keyboard and size get negative comments.

durability, performance, design, screen, battery

size, keyboard

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Oct, 2016

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Gigabyte X11 review: slim and powerful but not without flaws


The Gigabyte X11 is elegantly designed and amazingly fast, but it strikes out with a bad keyboard and trackpad, poor build quality and dismal battery life.

Exceptionally thin and light ; Fast performance

Flimsy body ; Uncomfortable keyboard and trackpad ; Short battery life ; Underwhelming display

To borrow a metaphor from the world of soccer, the X11 is a "highlights player." The sort that dazzles you with tricks and flicks when you catch the edited tidbits, but fails to impress when placed under any sort of scrutiny. Admittedly, our unit was a...

Dec, 2012

Expert review by: ZDNet (

Gigabyte X11 ultrabook review


Summary: This lighter-than-MacBook-Air 11.6in. ultrabook has a slim but sturdy carbon-fibre chassis and performs well for a system with integrated graphics, although battery life is slightly disappointing.

Extremely slim and lightweight, Strong carbon-fibre chassis, Solid performance, Good-quality screen

One or two keyboard layout issues, Noticeable fan noise at times, Moderate battery life

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: Jeff Parsons (

Gigabyte X11 Ultrabook review


Taiwanese company Gigabyte debuts the world's lightest Ultrabook

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: Lars-Göran Nilsson (

Gigabyte X11 pictures and hands-on - Pocket-lint


Gigabyte has unveiled the Gigabyte X11, a new extremely light Ultrabook that weights just 975g, and Pocket-lint was at the launch to have a quick play

May, 2012

Expert review by: Tom Morgan (

Gigabyte X11 review


Carbon fibre is a great way to keep Ultrabooks light, but the Gigabyte X11 falls down in other areas

Nov, 2012

Expert review by: Mike Jennings (

Gigabyte X11


Gigabyte crashes the Ultrabook party with a sub-1kg stunner, the carbon-fibre clad X11

Slim, light and surprisingly powerful, but ergonomic problems and heat issues put paid to the X11’s aspirations

Oct, 2012

Product Specifications


Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3
Rear camera: No


HD type: No


Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)


Island-style keyboard: Yes


4G: No

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1


Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-3300 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-3500 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):17

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): Yes
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Processor package size:31