Nvidia RTX 3050 / RTX 3050 Ti Powered Laptops List

Nvidia Geforce RTX 3050 is the latest, entry-level GPU in the RTX 30 Series. A lot of upcoming gaming laptops in the $799 – $1500 range in the US will be making use of this GPU to power their graphics. Gigabyte and MSI have already announced a few laptops with this new GPU. We can expect Asus, Acer, HP Omen, Lenovo etc to follow suit and launch laptops with RTX 3050 in the coming months.

Nvidia RTX 3050 Specs Highlights vs RTX 3060

  • NVIDIA CUDA Cores: 2048 ( RTX 3060 has 3840 )
  • Boost clock: 1057 – 1740 MHz ( RTX 3060 supports 1283 – 1703 MHz )
  • GPU Subsystem Power (W): 35 – 80 W ( RTX 3060: 60 – 115 W )
  • Standard Memory Configuration: 4GB GDDR6 ( RTX 3060: 6 GB GDDR6 )
  • Memory Interface Width: 128-bit ( RTX 3060: 192-bit )
  • Ray Tracing Cores: 2nd Generation
  • Tensor Cores: 3rd Generation
  • NVIDIA Architecture: Ampere
  • VR Ready: No ( RTX 3060: Yes )

From the manufacturer
Starting at $799, GeForce RTX 3050 laptops add immersive ray tracing to the latest games, accelerate performance by up to 2x with NVIDIA DLSS, and increase the speed of video editing by up to 7x vs. a CPU. Compared to GeForce GTX 10 Series laptops, DLSS and our latest innovations can deliver an astonishing 4x boost in games, and up to 2.5x in video editing applications, making your gaming better and your content creation far faster.

Nvidia RTX 3050 / RTX 3050 Ti Laptops List ( May 2021 )

  • GIGABYTE G5 GD GD-51US123SH – Price: $1,149
  • MSI Pulse GL66 11UDK-076 – Price: $1,299
  • MSI Crosshair 17 A11UCK-203 – Price: $1,299
  • MSI Crosshair 17 A11UDK-202 – Price: $1,399
  • Crosshair 15 A11UDK / Crosshair 15 A11UCK
  • Lenovo Ideapad 5i Pro
  • MSI Katana GF76 11UD / Katana GF76 11UC
  • MSI Katana GF66 11UD / Katana GF66 11UC
  • MSI Sword 17 A11UD / Sword 17 A11UC
  • MSI Sword 15 A11UD / Sword 15 A11UC
  • MSI Pulse GL76 11UDK / Pulse GL76 11UCK
  • MSI Pulse GL66 11UDK / Pulse GL66 11UCK
  • MSI GF63 Thin 10UC / GF63 Thin 10UD

GIGABYTE G5 GD GD-51US123SH powered by the new Tiger Lake H 11th Gen Intel Core i5-11400H hexa-core and RTX 3050 is already up for pre-order on Amazon US. It comes with 16GB of ram and has 512GB SSD storage. This laptop features a 15.6 inch Full HD screen with 144hz refresh rate support.

MSI Pulse GL66 11UDK-076 is powered by the 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11800H octa-core processor. It comes with 16GB of ram and has 1TB HDD + 512GB SSD storage. The display on this model supports 144 Hz refresh rate as well.

MSI Crosshair 17 A11UCK-203 and Crosshair 17 A11UDK-202 laptops are also powered by the new Intel 11th Gen H-Series Core i7-11800H octa-core processor. These models have 17.3 inch Full HD screen with 144hz refresh rate support. The MSI A11UDK-202 model comes with RTX 3050 Ti, while the A11UCK-203 has RTX 3050.

Nvidia has also announced a few new Series of RTX 30 Series powered laptops from various manufacturers – Razer Blade 15 Advanced Edition ( RTX 3070 / 3080 ), Alienware M15 R5, MSI GS76, Asus Zephyrus M16, Lenovo Ideapad 5i Pro ( RTX 3050 ), MSI Creator Z16, Dell XPS 17 with HDR display ( RTX 3060 ), HP ZBook Studio with Dream color professional display ( RTX 3080 16GB ) etc.

Related: GIGABYTE AERO 17 HDR XD-73US524SP ( i7-11800H / RTX3070 ), ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo SE 15 GX551QS-XS98 ( RTX 3080 / Ryzen 9 5900HX ), GIGABYTE AERO 15 OLED YD-73US624SP ( 4K laptop / Core i7-11800H / RTX 3080 ), MSI GS66 Stealth 11UH-021 ( Core i7-11800H / RTX 3080 ).

GIGABYTE AERO 17 HDR XD-73US524SP up for pre-order on Amazon US ( i7-11800H / RTX3070 )

Gigabyte has launched AERO 17 HDR XD-73US524SP laptop powered by the 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor in the US online. It has a pre-order price of $2,499 and is now available to purchase from Amazon US. It will ship to customers on May 16, 2021. Check here for the availability and current pricing.

GIGABYTE AERO 17 HDR XD-73US524SP is a Creator and Gaming laptop powered by the Intel 11th Gen H-Series Core i7-11800H octa-core processor. It has a base clock speed of 2.30Ghz and a max turbo boost clock of 4.60Ghz supported. For graphics, Gigabyte has equipped this laptop with a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 8GB GPU. It ships with Windows 10 Pro operating system.

The display on this model is a 17.3 inch 4K UHD screen with a native resolution of 3840×2160 pixels. It supports 100% Adobe RGB color gamut and has VESA DisplayHDR 400 for great visual experience. This panel is X-Rite Color Calibrated & has Pantone Validated.

It comes with 16GB of ram and has 1TB SSD storage. It has 2x SO-DIMM slots with max 64GB ram supported. For storage, it has 2x M.2 SSD slots ( 1x NVMe PCIe Gen3 & SATA / 1x NVMe PCIe Gen4 ). Gigabyte has powered this laptop with a 99Whr battery and comes with a 230W power adapter. Check out the full specs below.

Other model in this series: AERO 17 HDR YD-94US548SP ( Price: $3,699 | Specs: i9-11980HK, RTX 3080 16GB GPU, 512GB + 1TB SSD, 32GB ram )

Other recently launched Gigabyte 2021 Laptops in the US on Amazon
GIGABYTE AERO 15 OLED YD-73US624SP ( Price: $2,999 )
GIGABYTE G5 GD GD-51US123SH with RTX 3050 ( Price: $1,149 )

GIGABYTE AERO 17 HDR XD-73US524SP Specifications

  • Processor / Chipset: 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11800H ( 8 cores / 16 threasds / 2.30 GHz – 4.60Ghz clockspeed / 24MB Intel Smart Cache / 2021 Q2 launch / 10nm SuperFin )
  • Graphics / GPU: 8GB GDDR6 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Laptop GPU
  • GPU features: Boost Clock 1290 MHz, Maximum Graphics Power 105 W, Dynamic Boost 2.0, Resizable BAR, and Optimus Technology
  • Display: 17.3 inch 4K UHD screen ( X-Rite Color Calibrated / Pantone Validated / 100% Adobe RGB / VESA DisplayHDR 400 / Anti-glare )
  • Memory: 16GB ram ( 2x DDR4 Slots / DDR4-3200 ram / Max 64GB supported )
  • Storage: 1TB SSD storage ( NVMe PCIe Gen4 )
  • Storage slots: 2x M.2 SSD slots (Type 2280, supports 1x NVMe PCIe Gen3 & SATA/ 1x NVMe PCIe Gen4 )
  • Keyboard: GIGABYTE Fusion RGB Per-Key Backlit Keyboard
  • USB Ports: 3x USB 3.2 Gen1 (Type-A), 1x Thunderbolt 4 (Type-C)
  • Other Ports: 1x HDMI 2.1, 1x mini DP 1.4, 3.5mm Combo audio jack, UHS-II SD Card Reader, RJ-45 Ethernet Port
  • Connectivity: RTL8125-BG REALTEK (2.5G) Ethernet, Intel AX200 Wireless WiFi 6 ( 802.11ax ), Bluetooth V5.2
  • Webcam: 720P HD Camera
  • Cooling: Windforce Infinity Next-gen Cooling
  • Audio: Microphone, 2x 2 Watt Speaker, DTS:X Ultra
  • Battery: Li-ion 99Whr
  • Power supply: 230W
  • Weight: 2.5kg
  • Operating system: Windows 10 Pro
  • Launch Price in the US: $2,499

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GIGABYTE AERO 15 OLED YD-73US624SP launched in the US | Price, Specs

Gigabyte has launched AERO 15 OLED YD-73US624SP 4K laptop powered by the new 2021 Intel 11th Gen H-Series processor in the US online. It has a launch price tag of $2,999 and is now available to pre-order online from Amazon US. According to the listing, this item will be released on May 16, 2021. Check here for the availability.

GIGABYTE AERO 15 OLED YD-73US624SP is a high-end, Creator and Gaming Laptop powered by the just announced Intel 11th Gen H-Series Core i7-11800H octa-core processor. This is a 10nm chipset, with a base clock speed of 2.30Ghz and a max turbo boost clock of 4.60Ghz supported. For graphics, Gigabyte has equipped this laptop with a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 8GB GPU.

This laptop features a 15.6 inch 4K AMOLED screen made by Samsung. It supports VESA DisplayHDR 400 and has 100% DCI-P3 color gamut. The native resolution of the display is UHD 3840×2160 pixels. It comes with 16GB of ram and has 1TB SSD Gen4 storage. The max ram supported by this model is 64GB using the 2x DDR4 Slots.

Gigabyte has also announced AERO 15 OLED YD-94US648SP model powered by Intel Core i9-11980HK and 16GB NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop. It has a launch price of $3,499 and will be released in June 2021.

Gigabyte AERO 17 HDR XD-73US524SP with RTX 3070 ( Price: $2,499 ) and GIGABYTE G5 GD GD-51US123SH with RTX3050 ( Price: $1,149 ) are also now available to pre-order online on Amazon US.

GIGABYTE AERO 15 OLED YD-73US624SP Specifications

  • Processor / Chipset: 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11800H ( 8 cores / 16 threasds / 2.30 GHz – 4.60Ghz clockspeed / 24MB Intel Smart Cache / 2021 Q2 launch / 10nm SuperFin )
  • Graphics / GPU: 8GB GDDR6 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU
  • GPU features: Boost Clock 1245 MHz, Maximum Graphics Power 105 W, Dynamic Boost 2.0, Resizable BAR, and Optimus Technology
  • Display: 15.6 inch 4K UHD screen ( Samsung AMOLED / X-Rite Color Calibrated / Pantone Validated / 100% DCI-P3 / VESA DisplayHDR 400 True Black )
  • Memory: 16GB ram ( 2x DDR4 Slots / DDR4-3200 ram / Max 64GB supported )
  • Storage: 1TB SSD storage ( NVMe PCIe Gen4 )
  • Storage slots: 2x M.2 SSD slots (Type 2280, supports 1x NVMe PCIe Gen3 & SATA/ 1x NVMe PCIe Gen4)
  • Keyboard: GIGABYTE Fusion RGB Per-Key Backlit Keyboard
  • USB Ports: 3x USB 3.2 Gen1 (Type-A), 1x Thunderbolt 4 (Type-C)
  • Other Ports: 1x HDMI 2.1, 1x mini DP 1.4, 3.5mm Combo audio jack, UHS-II SD Card Reader, RJ-45 Ethernet Port
  • Connectivity: RTL8125-BG REALTEK (2.5G) Ethernet, Intel AX200 Wireless WiFi 6 ( 802.11ax ), Bluetooth V5.2
  • Webcam: 720P HD Camera
  • Cooling: Windforce Infinity Next-gen Cooling
  • Audio: Microphone, 2x 2 Watt Speaker, DTS:X Ultra
  • Battery: Li-ion 99Whr
  • Power supply: 230W
  • Weight: 2.0kg
  • Operating system: Windows 10 Pro
  • Launch Price in the US: $2,999

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GIGABYTE G5 GD GD-51US123SH with RTX 3050 up for Pre-order on Amazon US

Gigabyte has launched G5 GD GD-51US123SH laptop with the latest Nvidia RTX 3050 in the US online. It has a launch price tag of $1,149. This laptop is now available to pre-order online from Amazon US ( check here for the availability ). This item will ship to customers on May 16, 2021.

GIGABYTE G5 GD GD-51US123SH 2021 model is powered by the new Tiger Lake H 11th Gen Intel Core i5-11400H hexa-core processor. This is a 10nm chipset, which has a base clock speed of 2.7Ghz and can go up to 4.5Ghz in boost clock mode. For graphics, Gigabyte is using the just announced, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Laptop GPU ( 4GB DDR6 ).

It comes with 16GB of ram and has Gen4 512GB SSD storage. The max ram supported is 64GB. The display on this model is a 15.6 inch Full HD IPS screen with 144hz refresh rate supported. Gigabyte has powered this laptop with a 49Whr battery and comes with a RGB backlit keyboard.

Gigabyte has launched two models in the 2021 G5 (Intel 11th Gen) Series – G5 MD and G5 GD. The more expensive GIGABYTE G5 MD model features a better 72% NTSC color gamut display and is equipped with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti GPU ( Boost Clock 1500 MHz ). These are the only 2 differences i could sport between these models. Rest of the specs remain the same.

Gigabyte has also launched AERO 15 OLED YD-73US624SP 4K laptop in the US at a price of $2,999 ( 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11800H / RTX 3080 GPU / 1TB SSD / 16GB ram ).

GIGABYTE G5 GD GD-51US123SH Specifications

  • Processor / Chipset: 11th Gen Intel Core i5-11400H ( 6 cores / 12 threasds / 2.70 GHz – 4.50Ghz clockspeed / 12MB Intel Smart Cache / 2021 Q2 launch / 10nm chipset )
  • Graphics / GPU: 4GB GDDR6 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Laptop GPU
  • GPU features: Boost Clock 1485 MHz, Maximum Graphics Power 75 W, Dynamic Boost 2.0, Resizable BAR, and Optimus Technology
  • Display: 15.6 inch Full HD screen ( 144hz refresh rate / IPS / Anti-glare / 45% NTSC color gamut / X-Rite Pantone Certified )
  • Memory: 16GB ram ( 2x DDR4 Slots / DDR4-3200 ram / Max 64GB supported )
  • Storage: 512GB SSD storage ( NVMe PCIe Gen4 )
  • Storage slots: 1x 2.5” HDD/ SSD slot, 2x M.2 SSD slots (Type 2280, supports 1x NVMe PCIe Gen3 & SATA/ 1x NVMe PCIe Gen4)
  • Keyboard: Single Colored Backlit Keyboard with 15 Colors LED Setting
  • USB Ports: 1x USB2.0 Type-A, 1x USB3.2 Gen1 Type-A, 1x USB3.2 Gen2 Type-A, 1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C
  • Other Ports: 1x HDMI 2.0 (with HDCP), 1x mini DP 1.4, 3.5mm Combo audio jack, 1x Microphone jack, RJ-45 Ethernet Port
  • Connectivity: RTL8411B REALTEK (1G) Ethernet, Intel AX200 Wireless WiFi 6 ( 802.11ax ), Bluetooth V5.0 + LE
  • Webcam: 720P HD Camera
  • Cooling: Windforce Infinity Next-gen Cooling
  • Audio: Dual-Array Microphone, 2x 2 Watt Speaker, DTS:X Ultra
  • Battery: Li-ion 48.96Wh
  • Power supply: 150W
  • Weight: 2.2 kg
  • Operating system: Windows 10 Home
  • Launch Price in the US: $1,149

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