The Gigabyte AORUS GTX 1080 Gaming Box Is An External GPU Enclosure With A Mini GTX 1080

By   /   Sep 26, 2017
Gigabyte AORUS GTX 1080 Gaming Box

The Gigabyte AORUS GTX 1080 Gaming Box is a high-end GPU enclose that features Gigabytes own GTX 1080 Mini which is 4.2 cm smaller than the Zotac GTX 1080 Mini and a surprising 10 cm shorter than the reference design model of the GTX 1080. Seeing how there is a GTX 1080 inside you can expect a lot of performance from the Gigabyte AORUS GTX 1080 Gaming Box.

Thanks to Thunderbolt 3 technology you can plug the Gigabyte AORUS GTX 1080 Gaming Box into a laptop and get almost the same performance as you would get on a PC powered by the same graphics card. While external GPU enclosures are expensive and you are paying for the graphics card inside this might be a solution suitable for you.

If you are someone that is on the move and prefers to use a laptop rather than a PC and needs the performance of  a laptop then the Gigabyte AORUS GTX 1080 Gaming Box could be the answer to your problems as you are getting about the same graphical performance as a desktop PC.

The AORUS GTX 1070 Gaming Box was announced previously and now you have an upgrade with the GTX 1080 version. The size of the enclosure is the same and the dimensions are 212 × 162 × 96cm. The enclosure comes with RGB functionality so you can have some bling and customization if you want.

Gigabyte AORUS GTX 1080 Gaming Box

In gaming mode, the GPU has a base clock of 1607 MHz and can boost to 1733 MHz. In OC mode the base clock is 1632 MHZ and the GPU can boost to 1771MHz. The graphics card features 8GB GDDR5X memory. The highest supported resolution of the enclosure is 7680 × 4320. This should be plenty for your gaming needs.

Let us know what you think about the Gigabyte AORUS GTX 1080 Gaming Box and whether or not you would be interested in buying one of these GPU enclosures. Also, let us know whether you think it is worth the money.

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