Gigabyte P34Wv3

  |   by Ian Debevoise

While on the smaller end of gaming computers the 14-inch Gigabyte P34Wv3 performs admirably when compared with its larger counterparts. A simple design hide the Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M graphics card and 2.6 GHz Intel Core i7 processor which make for a great gaming experience but also make the P34Wv3 a viable work device.

  • Windows 8.1 (64-bit) Operating System
  • 14-inch FHD (1920 X 1080) anti-glare display
  • 2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-4720HQ
  • Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M (3GB of DDR5)
  • Intel HD Graphics 4600
  • 16GB of RAM
  • 128GB mSATA SSD
  • 1TB HDD (7200 RPM)
  • 802.11ac/b/g/n
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Dimensions: 13.39 x 9.41 x 0.82 inches
  • Weight: 3.97 pounds
  • Starting Price: $1,500
  • Price as Configured: 1,640


  • Pros

    • Well built chassis
    • Understated designs makes it a perfect fit for the office
    • Excellent Performance
    • Lightweight
  • Cons

    • Sup par audio
    • Limited configuration options
    • Heating issues and GPU Throttling


Quick Take

With a well built tasteful design and an impressive array of specs the P34Wv3 feels like the perfect marriage of portability and performance. The only thing marring the overall package is its thermal issues.


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