This is a thin, light, and high-performance laptop for work and plays with Intel processors. Last Sunday, September 26, HONOR, the former Huawei sub-brand, and now a completely independent manufacturer, held a presentation of its new products in China. Among the new products was the HONOR MagicBook V14 ultrabook.
HONOR MagicBook V14
The new HONOR MagicBook V14 is housed in an aircraft-grade anodized aluminum alloy and is available in three colors. It weighs only 1.48 kg and is 14.8 mm thick when folded. The laptop received a 14.2-inch touchscreen display with a refresh rate of 90 Hz, which occupies 90.5% of the front panel area. It is based on 11th Gen Intel Core processors and has 16GB of RAM and a 512GB solid state drive. For efficient heat dissipation, an updated cooling system with a double heat pipe and 9 sensors for precise temperature control is provided. One of the highlights of the HONOR MagicBook V14 is that it is the first laptop on the market to come with the latest Windows 11 operating system preinstalled.
HONOR MagicBook V14 specifications:
- Display: 14.2-inch, LTPS, 3-to-2 aspect ratio, 2520 x 1080 pixels, 90 Hz refresh rate, 400 nits brightness, 100 percent sRGB color gamut, 10-point capacitive sensor.
- Processor: 11th Gen Intel Core
- RAM: 8GB LPDDR4X-4266.
- Storage: 512 GB solid state SSD.
- Operating system: Windows 11.
- Camera: 5 MP, wide-angle lens, IR camera for face recognition (1.8 seconds unlock).
- Battery: 60 Wh, up to 15 hours of video playback, 65 W fast charging (0 to 45% in half an hour).
- Wireless communications: Wi-Fi 6, NFC.
- Ports: USB-A, UAB-C, Thunderbolt 4, Mini-Jack
- Other: a fingerprint scanner built into the power button (unlocked in 0.7 seconds), cooling system, stereo speakers, 4 microphones.
- Case thickness: 14.8 mm.
- Weight: 1.48 kg.
- Available in silver, gray, and blue.
HONOR MagicBook V14 Price and Release Date
The HONOR MagicBook V14 is now available for pre-order and will go on sale next week, October 6th. Prices start at RMB 6,199, or about $ 959 for a base configuration based on an Intel Core i5-1132H with 16GB of RAM and an SSD. Exactly the same version, but with discrete graphics GeForce MX450 will cost 6,999 yuan or 1,082 dollars. And the top-end configuration on the Intel Core i7-11390H platform with 16 GB of RAM, 512 GB SSD, and GeForce MX450 graphics is estimated by the manufacturer at 7,999 yuan or $ 1,237.