PRESS RELEASE "Exclusive Retail Launch at Currys PC World"
Following great success with e-tailers over the last 5 years, GIGABYTE has now teamed up with Currys PC World. Launching online and in selected specialist stores, showcasing the new “NVIDIA Geforce RTX STUDIO” range of products targeted at the “Content Creator” market, Currys PC World will have three exclusive AERO models, all with the stunning new OLED screen. Gigabyte UK Country Manager, Steve Clark, said “It is exciting times for us, not only because of the new product line, but because now we can showcase to a much wider audience who can see, touch, feel and experience the product first-hand. We are delighted to be working with Currys PC World, a company that embraces the Gaming and Performance segments wholeheartedly, and professionally.” Senior Category Manager at Dixons Carphone, Charlie Stringer, adds: “Currys PC World is pleased to partner with GIGABYTE and NVIDIA to offer the world’s first studio laptops as the only UK retailer where customers can experience the products for themselves in a retail environment.” Initially there will be 8 stores with a focussed “NVIDIA RTX STUDIO” display area, but products launch on-line prior to these stores being rolled out. Currys PC WORLD will have three exclusive models, all with the new Samsung AMOLED screen, prices starting from £1,699 Best Notebook 2019, Best choice for Content Creators. Awarded by European Hardware Association on May 27th, GIGABYTE AERO15 won the category for “Best Notebook 2019”. Being a leader in the IT industry, GIGABYTE now introduces the new AERO, in a completely re-engineered full Aluminium chassis, soon to be available with a stunning 4K Samsung AMOLED display, a laptop dream for those craving a luxury visual experience during the process of content creation or entertainment. Xrite™Pantone® Colour Calibrated Samsung AMOLED Display Panel Not only does the screen support 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut, offering 25% wider range of colours than the traditional sRGB, it also meets the VESA Display HDR 400 standard, producing more details than the traditional LCD. Also, all AERO series laptops are Xrite™ Pantone® calibrated and certified before they leave the factory. In contrast to the industry norm of only calibrating a few laptop samples, GIGABYTE shines in this sector and insists on calibrating each and individual laptop, ensuring that every AERO user experiences the most accurate colours possible. Ultra Power, Efficiency, Ultimate Portable Workstation As with previous generations, the all new AERO 15 remains a processing powerhouse. The highest configuration comes with Intel® Core™ i9-9980HK processor and NVIDA GeForce RTX™ 2080 graphics chip. Additional flavours include Corei7-9750H paired with RTX2060 and RTX2070 Enthusiast GPUs, and also GTX1660Ti, giving access to the product across a wide range of price points. High performance and premium components massively increase the creator’s work efficiency and it’s all neatly packed inside a light (2kg) and thin (2cm) chassis. Portability is not compromised, even with such powerful performance, you can still achieve all-day battery usage. Variety of Connection Ports | Personalise Your Workstation Content creators generally need multiple external devices to aid their work performance. Not restricted by its thin and light chassis, all the new AERO series laptops are offering more connection port options than its competitors. Besides the usual USB Type-A (three ports), comes the addition of HDMI 2.0 and DP 1.4 for image outputs, Thunderbolt 3 and an ultra-fast UHS-II SD card reader that drastically decreases the transfer time by delivering files up to 12 times faster than a traditional SD card reader. Deadlines to catch? AERO shortens the waiting time for you. From external displays, high-speed file transfers, external storage to external graphics, all-new AERO takes it all in its self-assured stride. Thanks to the NVIDIA Studio Drivers artists, creators and developers get the best performance and reliability. To achieve the highest level of reliability, Studio Drivers undergo extensive testing against multi-app creator workflows and multiple revisions of the top creative applications from Adobe to Autodesk and beyond. About GIGABYTE GIGABYTE Technology Co. Ltd., headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, is known as a leading brand in the IT industry with branch offices located in 24 countries around the world. Founded in 1986, GIGABYTE started as a small research and development team and has since taken a position as one of the in the world's top motherboard manufacturers. In addition to motherboards and graphics cards, GIGABYTE further expanded its product portfolio to include notebook and desktop PCs, datacenter servers, networking products, mobile handsets, and home entertainment devices to serve each facet of the digital life in the home and office. Everyday GIGABYTE aims to “Upgrade Your Life” with innovative technology, exceptional quality, and unmatched customer service. Visit www.gigabyte.com for more information. About Dixons Carphone: Dixons Carphone plc is a leading multinational consumer electrical and mobile retailer and services company, employing over 42,000 people in nine countries. We Help Everyone Enjoy Amazing Technology, however they choose to shop with us. We are the market leader in the UK & Ireland, throughout the Nordics and in Greece. With a full range of services and support, we make it easy for our customers to discover, choose and enjoy the right technology for them, throughout the life of the product. Our core multichannel operations are supported by an impressive distribution network and sourcing office in Hong Kong and a state-of-the-art repair facility in Newark, UK. Our brands include Currys PC World and Carphone Warehouse in the UK & Ireland and iD Mobile in the UK; Elkjøp, Elgiganten and Gigantti in the Nordics; and Kotsovolos in Greece. Our Dixons Travel brand has a presence across several UK airports as well as in Dublin and Oslo, and our services are provided through Team Knowhow in the UK, Ireland and the Nordics.