Xiaomi has stepped foot into the cluttered laptop computer market in India right now. Yeah, the followers have been pestering the Chinese giant to carry its laptops to the nation for a few years and effectively, that day lastly got here. Xiaomi has launched the Mi Notebook 14 lineup in India immediately. It consists of the Mi Notebook 14 and a model new ‘Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition’ that has by no means been launched globally earlier than.
Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition
Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition boasts an all-metal design with no branding on the surface – clear and minimal. It’s constructed from an aluminum and magnesium alloy and weighs simply 1.35 kgs. Unlike the Mi Notebook variants in China, neither of the Indian variants come baked with a fingerprint sensor for fast unlocking through Windows Hello.
This laptop computer sports activities a 14-inch Full-HD anti-glare LCD display with a 1920 x 1080 resolution, 16:9 side ratio, and 91% screen-to-body ratio. The panel boasts a 178-degree viewing angle, 1000:1 distinction ratio, and 250 nits of peak brightness. Since the bezels listed here are tremendous tiny, you don’t get a built-in webcam onboard.
Talking in regards to the internals, the laptop computer is powered by as much as 10th-Gen Intel Core i7-10510U processor with a max clock velocity as much as 4.9GHz. This is coupled with 8GB 2666MHz DDR4 RAM and as much as 512GB SSD storage. You additionally get a devoted GPU in tow right here. Nvidia GeForce MX350 (2GB) handles the graphics needs on the Horizon Edition, enabling you to get pleasure from some informal gaming. You can even this laptop computer for some gentle video enhancing.
Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition features a chiclet keyboard (not a full-size) with a 1.3mm key travel and a reasonably modest-size trackpad. The laptop computer features a single fan and a big 2350 square-millimeter air consumption area for improved cooling. You additionally get Mi Smart Share for quicker file sharing and Blaze Unlock for unlocking the laptop computer utilizing a Mi Band.
As for the I/O ports, you get a single USB 2.Zero port and three.5mm audio jack on the left. The proper edge consists of two USB 3.1, one HDMI 1.4b, and one USB Type-C port. You additionally get WiFi 802.11ac (WiFi 5, 2 x 2) and Bluetooth 5.0 as the wireless connectivity choices onboard.
Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition comes geared up with a 48Wh battery, which the corporate guarantees ought to final you as much as 10 hours on a single cost. The laptop computer, as teased earlier final week, helps 1C fast-charging. It can juice up your battery from 0% to 50% in simply round 30 minutes, which is nice.
Mi Notebook 14
The commonplace Mi Notebook 14 has some noticeable variations – each on the design and internals entrance. This variant is basically a rebranded model of the RedmiBook 14 Pro, which made its debut in China back in August’s last yr.
The most blatant differentiator between the 2 variants is the bezels. Mi Notebook 14 comes with thicker bezels surrounding the 14-inch Full-HD display with 1920 x 1080 resolution, 178-degree viewing angle, and 250 nits of peak brightness. Even although we now have greater bezels right here, you continue to don’t get a built-in webcam. Xiaomi, nevertheless, will probably be bundling an exterior HD webcam within the field.
As for the internals, you continue to get 10th-Gen Intel Core processors but it surely’s the Intel Core i5-10510U (Comet Lake) on this variant. It’s coupled with 8GB 2666MHz RAM, as much as 512GB SATA Three SSD onboard, and as much as 2GB Nvidia GeForce MX250 graphics reminiscence.
The connectivity and battery options for this variant stays the identical because the Horizon Edition, so yeah, you won’t be lacking out on something right here.
Price and Availability
The Mi Notebook 14 is available in three configurations and has been priced beginning at Rs. 41,999 in India. You can find the prices of all three variants listed beneath:
- 8GB + 256GB – Rs. 41,999
- 8GB + 512GB – Rs. 44,999
- 8GB + 256GB + MX250 – Rs. 47,999
The Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition is available in two variants. The Core-i5 variant has been priced at Rs. 54,999 whereas the Core-i7 variant will cost you Rs. 59,999. Both the laptops are available a single colorway – Mercury Gray and it seems fairly gorgeous in real-life. Both of those laptops will go on ranging from June 17 on Amazon India, Mi.com, and offline Mi shops throughout India.