Redmibook 14 Review : Initial Impressions and Specs

Xiaomi is a well-known company for cheap but good quality consumer grade products like smartphones, smart home appliances, laptops, etc. This year, the company has unveiled the all-new Redmibook 14 laptop which is cheap but highly powerful based on its specs.

The laptop was showcased at Beijing, China along with Redmi K20 Pro and the Redmi K20.

Redmibook 14 build and design
Redmibook 14

Price and Availability :

The top end model with Intel core i7 comes at a mouth-watering price of just CNY 4,999 which is roughly equivalent to $723 or Rs. 50,400. The low-end model costs just CNY 3999 (approx. Rs.40,300)

The laptop is expected to be launched on June 11 but according to reports, Xiaomi will take orders starting from June 1. Xaiomi has not stated whether they will launch the laptop in US or Indian markets but it’ll surely be available in China.

Redmibook 14 weight and thickness
Redmibook 14 weight and thickness

Features and Specs :

The top end model comes with 8th gen Intel Core i7, 512GB of SSD storage, Nvidia MX150 dedicated graphics card and 8GB of RAM. This years model of the Xiaomi boasts of superior audio quality with DTS Audio support. The Redmibook 14 also has great cooling performance and comes with Intelligent Unlock 2.0 features.

No other laptops have reached anywhere near what Xiaomi offered for the price of this laptop. Most modern manufactures offer 8th gen i5 and MX150 at this price range but that too is pretty hard to find.

Redmibook 14 display
Redmibook 14 display

Moving to the display, the Redmibook 14 has the 14 inch HD ultra narrow display for all the models, as the name suggests.

The laptop comes with Windows 10 out of the box. The keyboard offers a good travel distance of 1.3 mm with 19mm wide keys. Furthermore, the Redmibook 14 comes preloaded with Microsoft Office Home and Student which is mind-blowing considering the price of this laptop.

Also Read: Apple Macbook Pro 2019 Review

Xiaomi also claims that their laptop offers 10hrs of battery life which may not be true in real-world usage. The touchpad also offers multi-gesture support.

Here are the top specifications of Redmibook 14

  • 8th Gen Intel Core i7(for the top-end variant)
  • Intel Core i5(for the low-end variant)
  • 512GB SSD storage(Top-end)
  • 256GB SSD storage(Low-end)
  • Nvidia Geforce MX250 Graphics
  • 8GB RAM
  • 4GB RAM(Low-end)
  • 14.1-inch Full HD display
  • 81.2% screen-to-body ratio
  • 10 Hours of battery life on a single charge
  • DTS audio integration
  • Weight: 1.5kg
  • Thickness: 17.95mm

So what do you think about the Xiaomi Redmibook 14, tell us in the comments below!

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