With the Dell G7 17, and G7 15 7500, Dell presents its latest good gaming laptops, which are not only significantly faster than their predecessors with a current Intel Core i9-10980HK and an Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q, the design has also been fundamentally revised.
The new Dell G7 7500 not only looks chic, but the metal case is also 20.5 millimeters thick, a good four millimeters thinner than its predecessor, and the display edges have also shrunk. The housing of the new Dell gaming laptop has been completely redesigned, the interior offers more performance than ever before. The keyboard is protected against splash water, RGB lighting that can be controlled in four zones is optionally available.
The Dell G7 15 gaming laptop comes with the latest Intel processors, from the Core i5-10300H with four cores at clock frequencies of up to 4.5 GHz to the Core i9-10980HK with eight cores and a Turbo Boost of up to 5.3 GHz, every gamer, however demanding, should get sufficient processor performance with the G7. There is also up to 32GB DDR4-2933 RAM and a PCIe M.2 SSD with a capacity between 128GB and 1TB.
The Dell G7 gaming laptop has only been offered with a GeForce GTX 1660 Ti. This GPU is now available again if you want even more gaming performance, Dell also offers an Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 with 6GB GDDR6 graphics memory or even a GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q with 8GB GDDR6 in the new model.
A new highlight is the optionally available OLED display, which has a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels, a brightness of 400 nits, and an image frequency of 60 Hz. By default, there is only 1,080p display with a brightness of 300 nits, which is optionally available with a frame rate of 144 or even 300 Hz.
Dell offers two different batteries, the capacity corresponds to 56 or 86 Wh depending on the variant. At runtime, the manufacturer does not provide any information, but as usual with gaming laptops 2020, this should be kept within limits. For connectivity, Bluetooth 5.0 as well as Wi-Fi 802.11ac is on board.
The GTX 1650 model comes with Gigabit Ethernet, the more expensive versions use Killer Ethernet E2500V2. In addition to a headphone jack and three USB-A ports, there is also Thunderbolt 3, at least for the models with the GTX 1660 Ti or faster GPUs. There are also HDMI, mini DisplayPort, and an SD card reader.
Price and availability
The Dell G7 15 gaming laptop with Intel Core i7, 16GB memory, NVIDIA RTX 2060, and 512GB SSD has been priced at $1,549.99 and it can be purchased through the Bestbuy.com online store.
The variant with the OLED display, Intel Core i7, 16GB memory, NVIDIA RTX 2070MQ, and 1TB SSD is also listed on the Bestbuy.com store and will cost $1,849.
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