Xiaomi Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition Laptop has just been launched in India. This is the most awaited laptop in India and could shake things up for Indian laptop buyers. Xiaomi has grown too dominant positions in the smartphone and Smart TV markets and the company has a well-earned reputation for selling high-end hardware at reasonable prices.
We need to see can that success translate to the laptop market, and should establish brands including Dell, Samsung, HP, and Asus be worried? The Mi NoteBook 14 Horizon Edition Price starting from Rs 54,999.
Variants Of Xiaomi Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition:
There are 2 options within the Horizon Edition line to choose from, and the main difference between them is the CPU.
First Version – Intel Core i5-10210U variant, 512GB SATA SSD, and the price will be Rs. 54,999.
Second version- The Core i7-10510U and faster 512GB NVMe SSD would seem to be much better valued at Rs. 59,999. This higher priced model also has a USB Type-C port while the First one doesn’t.
The Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition weighs 1.3kg and thickness is 17.15mm, which makes it very portable. The body is made of an aluminum-magnesium alloy. Xiaomi promises 10 hours of battery life but doesn’t specify what workloads that involve.
Fast charging will get you up to 50% in 35 minutes so you can be productive on the go. The Xiaomi Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition isn’t perfect, but it is a relatively reasonable price. If you are considering giving Xiaomi a chance.
Pros and Cons:
1. The Mi Laptop has a 14-inch full-HD resolution display and a matte coating. People may like this because it’s anti-reflective, which is great for work, while others prefer glossy displays that make movies and games look more vibrant.
2. There is no built-in webcam because Xiaomi prioritized thin screen borders at the design stage. The company does include a USB HD webcam in the box with the Mi Notebook laptop, Hence some users might find this inconvenient.
3. Xiaomi has used a distinct GPU, the entry-level Nvidia GeForce MX350, for higher graphics performance than the Intel CPU’s integrated GPU. you must expect a small speed boost if you work with heavy media files, however, do not expect to use this laptop computer for high-end play.
4. The Mi Notebook 14 Core i7 variant comes with a USB Type-C port that works at USB 3.1 Gen1 speed (5Gbps). It doesn’t support DisplayPort video output. Therefore you cannot use it to charge the laptop. each variant has 2 USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A ports and HDMI output. however, there is not an SD card slot.
5. There is no keyboard backlighting, which has disappointed many prospective buyers. The Keyboard designed for a smoother and errorless typing experience. The scissor-switch comes with a travel distance of 1.3mm.
6. The super-fast 8GB DDR4 RAM clocked at 2666MHz ensures a superfast, smooth performance for your Mi Notebook 14.
7. There is a 91% Screen to body ratio and the viewing angle is 178º. Mi Notebook 14 comes with Anodized Sandblasted Coating.
8. Mi Notebook 14 Equipped With Larger Cooling Vents. This keeps your cool so that you can hold on to yours.
Top Xiaomi Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition Features:
Display: Full HD Anti-glare Horizon Display 35.56cms (14).
Processor: 10th Generation Intel® Core™ i7. NVIDIA GeForce® MX350.
SSD: 512GB NVMe SSD. 8GB DDR4 RAM.
Keyboard: ABS Texture Coated Keys, Dust Layer Protection.
Price: Rs 54,999
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