Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH vs System76 Oryx Pro

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 The Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH is a 15-inch laptop with a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). We are comparing it to the System76 Oryx Pro, which comes with a 17-inch display at a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). 

Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH

AORUS 15G (WB) Performance Gaming Laptop, 15.6-inch FHD 240Hz IPS, GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q, 10th Gen Intel i7-10875H, 16GB DDR4, 512GB NVMe SSD (AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)

  • The thinnest 15-inch gaming laptop in its class: built-in mechanical keyboard, less than 1-inch thick, weighs less than 5-lbs, and offers OMRON mechanical switch keys in an ultra-durable CNC aluminum chassis
  • 15.6-inch FHD 240Hz IPS Anti-Glare Display (100% sRGB, 72% NTSC): Housed with extremely slim 3mm bezels for an astounding 89% screen-to-body ratio and Pantone Certified accuracy within Delta E<1
  • Powered by NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q graphics card | Impressive 8GB GDDR6 that can output to 3 independent external displays (via HDMI, Mini-DP, and Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports) | Latest Intel 10th Gen. Core i7-10875H 8-core processor for smooth gameplay and multitasking efficiency
  • 8-hours of real-world usage battery life (based on PCMark 10 tests)
  • Exclusive, built-in Microsoft Azure AI to intelligently optimize hardware profiles to match your daily usage for the most efficient power and battery usage
  • 16GB (2*8GB) DDR4 3200MHz memory for the ultimate ingaming and multitasking productivity | 512GB of PCIe NVMe SSD for rapid loading time and storage speed (1 of 2 occupied)
  • All-powerful, yet cool with the outstanding Gigabyte Exclusive WINDFORCE Infinity Cooling System + 2x more Fan Blades (5 Heatpipes + 2 Large Fans + 4 Exhausts) to keep your laptop quiet and stable
  • Full mechanical keyboard with numpad | Built with AORUS RGB Fusion 2.0 and OMRON gaming key switches for better actuation (20% less than Blue keys), tactile feedback, and durability compared to traditional mechanical and membrane keys | Built-in fingerprint reader for rapid and secure logins
  • NAHIMIC 3 3D 7.1 Surround Sound with more auditory cues for immersive gaming experience | Killer E2600 LAN + Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 wireless network cards (Chipset: Intel) for low-latency multiplayer gaming
  • Easily upgradeable 2x M.2 SSD PCIe Gen 3x4 Slots (One occupied) | 2x DDR4 Slots (Both occupied) | Windows 10 Home | 1-Year Global Gigabyte Warranty

$1,979.63

System76 Oryx Pro

  • 10th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU
  • Switchable Intel and NVIDIA Graphics
  • System76 Open Firmware with coreboot
  • 15" and 17" display options
  • Up to 64 GB of memory
Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH System76 Oryx Pro
Screen Size 15-inch 17-inch
Screen Resolution 1920x1080 (Full HD) 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Screen Info Thin Bezel 240Hz 15.6" or 17.3" FHD (1920x1080) 144 Hz refresh rate, Matte Finish
Storage 512GB NVMe SSD 2 x M.2 (SATA or PCIe NVMe), Up to 4 TB total
Operating System Windows 10 Home Pop!_OS Linux
Memory Installed 16 64
Notes

Operating System
Pop!_OS 20.04 LTS (64-bit) or Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (64-bit)

Firmware
System76 Open Firmware (coreboot, EDK2, System76 Firmware Apps)
System76 Open Source Embedded Controller Firmware

Input
Multitouch Touchpad, Multi-Color Backlit Chicklet US QWERTY Keyboard

Graphics Card Comparison

GPU Score

GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
7304 points
GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
5487 points
GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
4105 points
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
2902 points

Video RAM

GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
8 GB
GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
8 GB
GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
8 GB
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
6 GB

Memory Bandwidth

GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
448 GB/s
GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
448 GB/s
GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
384 GB/s
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
336 GB/s

Pixel Rate

GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
109.4 GP/s
GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
92.16 GP/s
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
80.64 GP/s
GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
75.84 GP/s

Texel Rate

GeForce RTX 2080
(System76 Oryx Pro)
314.6 GT/s
GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Oryx Pro)
207.4 GT/s
GeForce RTX 2060
(System76 Oryx Pro)
201.6 GT/s
GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
170.6 GT/s

Processor Comparison

Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second (Threads x Clock Speed)
Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
36.8 GT/s
Core i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
36.8 GT/s

Turbo Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second, if all cores are running at their turbo speed (Threads x Turbo Clock Speed)
Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
81.6 GT/s
Core i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
81.6 GT/s

Threads

Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
16 Threads
Core i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
16 Threads

Core Speed

Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
2.3 MHz
Core i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
2.3 MHz

Turbo Speed

Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
5.1 MHz
Core i7-10875H
(System76 Oryx Pro)
5.1 MHz