Yesterday, Xiaomi launched the Redmi K20 series in China along with the RedmiBook 14. It is the first notebook in the Redmi series, although Xiaomi already sells notebooks under its 'Mi' brand.
The RedmiBook 14 comes with a 14-inch Full HD display with 5.75 mm ultra-narrow bezels and 81.2% screen-to-body ratio. It runs on 8th gen Intel core i5/i7 processor with 8GB of RAM and NVIDIA GeForce MX 250 GPU. There are two SSD storage options to choose from, 256GB and 512GB.
Coming to the build, it has a metal body and it weighs 1.5 kg at a thickness of 17.95 mm. The notebook has 19 mm key spacing with 1.3 mm key travel for better and comfortable typing experience. Additionally, the RedmiBook 14 also comes with a DTS audio integration.
It has a 46 Watt-hour battery, which the company says will give 10 hours of battery life. It also supports fast charging that can charge 50% of the battery in just 35 minutes with the notebook powered off.
Specifications and Features:-
- Display:- 14-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) 16:9 display, 178° wide viewing angle, 250 nits brightness
- Processor:- 1.8GHz Intel Core i7-8565U (8MB L3 Cache, up to 4.6GHz) / 1.6GHz Intel Core i5-8265U processor (6M Cache, up to 3.9GHz)
- GPU:- 2GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce MX250 graphics
- RAM/Storage:- 8G DDR4 2133MHz RAM, 256GB / 512GB SATA SSD storage
- OS:-Windows 10
- Connectivity:- WiFi 802.11ac 2×2 (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, 2 x USB 3.0 port, 1 x USB 2.0, HDMI
- Dimensions:- 323x228x17.95mm
- Weight:- 1.5kg
- Features:- 3.5mm headphone / microphone jack, Realtek ALC256M , 2x 1.5W speakers, DTS audio
- Battery:- 46W battery with fast charging, up to 10h battery life
The RedmiBook 14 pricing in china:-
- Core i5 8GB RAM/256GB storage:- 3999 yuan (US$ 578 / Rs. 40,320 approx.)
- Core i5 8GB RAM/512GB storage:- 4299 yuan (US$ 621 / Rs. 43,340 approx.)
- Core i7 8GB RAM/512GB storage:- 4999 yuan (US$ 723 / Rs. 50,405 approx.)
It will go on pre-order starting June 1st and will be available on June 11 in China. There is no information about a launch in India. Given that the previous Mi Notebooks never made it here, the RedmiBook 14 possibly won't launch in India either.