Xiaomi has introduced its new Xiaomi Mi Notebook 14 prenos series of laptops, which is only for now for the Indian market.
The initial guess was that it would be a renamed version of the RedmiBooks. Today, however, we know that these are brand new laptops from Xiaomi, which will impress with their price and equipment.
Xiaomi Mi Notebook 14 ″ Horizon Edition
With the Mi Notebook 14 ″ Horizon Edition, the manufacturer is expanding its segment of ultrabooks. These are known for their light and compact body.
In particular, the Horizon Edition boasts great performance embedded in a thin and easily portable body. It has a minimalist design and metal design.
Its weight is only 1,35 kg, so you can just take it everywhere.
The display looks great
The notebook has FullHD Horizon display and by the name of the laptop it is clear that its size is 14 ". As a result, it does not take up much space and is really compact. The display has really thin, only 3 mm frames and covers up 91 % screen.
Under the screen you will find a scissor keyboard with a stroke of 1,3 mm and an anti-dust layer. There is also a multi-touch trackpad with gesture support. Stereo speakers with DTS sound enhancement ensure quality sound.
Very decent hardware
The device is produced in two versions. The first more powerful has a processor Intel Core i7 10th Gen. The cheaper model got a processor Intel Core i5 10th Gen.
It will serve you in a more powerful version for data storage and fast running of the device PCI Express Gen 3 NVMe SSD capacity 512 GB in combination with 8 GB DDR4 RAM memory.
In the cheaper version you will find the disc again SATA SSD capacity 512 GB and the same 8 GB DDR4 RAM memory.
Both versions have a graphics card GeForce MX350 from the company NVIDIAwhich offers 2 GB of GDDR5 memory and enough power to play games in a small body device.
The laptops run on Windows 10 and also include a monthly trial version MS Office 365. The notebook is also equipped with a 46 Wh battery, which is supposed to provide endurance for up to 10 hours. The laptop package comes fast 65 W adapter, which recharges the battery by 35% in just 50 minutes.
In terms of connectivity, there is 1 x Type-C USB 3.1 Gen 1 for data transfer, 2 x Type-A USB 3.1 Gen 1, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x HDMI, combined audio jack and charging connector.
Mi Notebook 14 ″ Horizon Edition captures the price
The price of the new notebook in the "Horizon Edition" is really available due to its parameters:
- Version with 8 GB RAM + 512 GB SATA SSD, i5 10th Gen + Nvidia MX350 - 638 € / 725 USD
- Version with 8 GB RAM + 512 GB NVMe SSD, i7 10th Gen + Nvidia MX350 - 696 € / 790 USD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook 14 ″
This version is a cheaper alternative to the powerful Horizon Edition. However, it also has 14 ″ FullHD Horizon display with 91% by covering the screen.
It is produced in up to three versions. You will find a processor in the cheapest one Intel Core i5 10th Gen., 256 GB storage SATA SSD. It also contains 8 GB DDR4 RAM memory and integrated graphics card Intel UHD Graphics 620.
The middle version also has a processor Intel Core i5 10th Gen., 8 GB DDR4 RAM memory and an integrated graphics card Intel UHD Graphics 620. The difference occurs in a storage that has a size 512 GB.
The highest version of the Notebook Mi 14 "includes storage SATA SSD capacity 512 GB. You will also find a more powerful graphics card in it NVIDIA GeForce MX 250 a 8 GB DDR4 RAM memory.
The processor is identical to the middle version and therefore Intel Core i5 10th Gen. Like the Horizon Edition, the cheaper model has a scissor keyboard, multi-touch touchpad and HDMI and 2 x USB 3.1 or audio jacks.
The price is even lower
- Mi Notebook 14 “(256 GB SATA SSD version) - 487 € / 554 USD
- Mi Notebook 14 “(512 GB SATA SSD version) - 520 € / 593 USD
- Mi Notebook 14 “(512 GB SATA SSD + NVIDIA MX250 GPU) - 556 € / 633 USD
The entire Xiaomi Mi Notebook 14 ″ series will be available for sale from June 17th through Amazon or from Xiaomi's official store in India. No information is available on global availability yet.