If you are looking for a light and thin gaming laptop, then take a look at this, Sager NP8773S. This laptop comes with Core i7 and GeForce RTX inside, making it capable of running everything that is charged to it. The high refresh rate screen is great for gaming. This laptop is thin and light even though it has a large 17-inch screen. And it’s still comfortable to carry around, it just needs enough space in your bag.
Sager NP8773S comes with Intel Core i7-11800H and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080. As we know, both are powerful performances.
The i7-11800H is an octa-core processor with 2.30GHz – 4.60GHz frequencies and a 24MB L3 cache. This is a high-end processor for gaming laptops and mobile workstations and is well suited for even very demanding tasks.
Meanwhile, the RTX 3080 is a dedicated graphics adapter with 16GB GDDR6 VRAM and a max boost speed of 1710 MHz. This is one of the fastest graphics cards for notebooks and great for 4K gaming or QHD with a high frame rate.
Aside from that, the NP8773S has a DDR4 SDRAM that has a capacity of 16GB and a speed of 3200MHz. This is enough for heavy multitasking. And as for storage, there is a fast performance PCIe NVMe SSD that has a huge capacity of 1TB, enough to host tons of files.
The screen on the Sager NP8773S has a size of 17.3-inch. It is a Full HD anti-glare panel with a 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution, a 16:9 aspect ratio as well as a 72%NTSC color gamut. It has also a 144Hz refresh rate and a 7ms response time. This wide-view angle display is great. It can present clear detailed images with vivid color. The motions on the screen seem smooth and alive without stuttering, nice for gaming. And those all will not much change when viewed from different directions, thanks to the IPS tech.
There are many different ports comes with this laptop, evenly distributed on all sides except the front. Starting from the left, you can find a USB 3.2 Type-A port together with a pair of 2-in-1 audio jacks. Meanwhile, there is a pair of USB 3.2 Type-A ports and an RJ-45 LAN port on the right. And last, at the backside sits a Mini DisplayPort 1.4, an HDMI port, and a Thunderbolt 4 port.
Both 2-in-1 audio jacks are different from each other. You can find the details in the summary below.
And aside from the wired option for networking, via RJ-45 port, this laptop also offers the wireless option, namely Intel WiFi 6 AX201 and Bluetooth 5.2.
The Sager NP8773S is powered by a 73Whr 3-cell Lithium-ion battery. There is no information regarding battery life. However, given the specs above, we don’t think it’s a durable one. It is better to place it near an electric socket.
With a 17-inch screen, this is a large laptop. Yet it is still slim and light. Here are the dimensions and weights, 15.60 x 10.43 x 0.78 inches and 5.07 lbs. This laptop is still comfortable to carry around, it just takes space in your bag.
The conclusion is that the Sager NP8773S is a great laptop. It is well prepared with a powerful engine and a good screen and a diverse collection of ports. So it’s not surprising that this laptop is perfect for even the most demanding tasks and is great for 4K or QHD games with high frame rates. This laptop is also comfortable to carry around because it is thin and light.
Priced at $2,399.00 at the time of writing, it does cost a lot of money to own. But it is commensurate with the specifications and capabilities it offers.
Light and Thin Gaming Laptop
Summary of Sager NP8773S
|Processor||Intel Core i7-11800H/Octa-Core/2.30GHz – 4.60GHz/24MB|
|Graphics Processor||Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 16GB GDDR6 VRAM
|RAM||16GB DDR4-3200 RAM|
|Storage||1TB PCIe NVMe SSD|
|Display||17.3-inch inches Full HD 1920x1080 16:9 72%NTSC 144Hz 7ms Wide-View Angle Anti-Glare IPS display|
|I/O Options||1x Thunderbolt 4 Port
3x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Ports (Type A, 1 x powered USB port, AC/DC)
1x HDMI output Port (with HDCP)
1x Mini DisplayPort 1.4
1x 2-in-1 Audio Jack (Microphone / S/PDIF Optical output)
1x 2-in-1 Audio Jack (Headphone / Microphone)
1x RJ-45 LAN (10/100/1000Mbps)
|Networking||Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000Mbps)
Intel WiFi 6 AX201 WiFi-6
|Battery||3-cell 73Whr Lithium-ion battery|
|Dimensions||15.60 x 10.43 x 0.78 inches|