At its press conference in Taipei the day before Computex launched, Nvidia announced a new line of laptops running RTX graphics processors, as well as a new software platform called Studio with SDKs and drivers for graphics rendering and other tasks , The devices are aimed at creative professionals such as video editors, photographers and graphic designers and are said to compete with the 15-inch MacBook Pro.
The series will include seventeen laptops from Nvidia's manufacturing partners (including Acer, ASUS, Dell, Gigabyte, HP, MSI and Razer) were manufactured. The laptops will be available from June onwards. Prices start at $ 1,599.
The 17 laptops are equipped with Quadro RTX 5000, 4000 or 3000 GPUs or GeForce RTX 2080, 2070 and 2060 GPUs. According to Nvidia, they can work up to seven times faster than the MacBook Pro. Studio laptops with Quadro RTX 5000 GPUs have 16GB of video memory, and some also have 4K displays and Nvidia's Max-Q technology for building thin and lightweight laptops.
The Nvidia Studio suite includes the CUDA-X AI platform for automating tasks such as video color matching or photo tagging.