17 March 2021
Xiaomi has officially announced its newest pair of notebooks named RedmiBook Pro 14 and RedmiBook Pro 15. These were unveiled alongside the Redmi K40 series launch in China. Both of these notebooks feature a metallic build, latest generation processors, multiple configurations, and a long-lasting battery life.
The RedmiBook Pro 15 sports a 15.6-inch display with 3000 x 2000 pixels resolution, a 90Hz refresh rate, and an 89.1% screen-to-body ratio. It is available in multiple configurations featuring 11th Gen Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors. There are two graphics card options: Intel Xe and NVIDIA GeForce MX450.
All the configuration options are available with 16GB of dual-channel DDR4 RAM and 512GB of SSD storage. This is something you will get with all the variants regardless of the configuration. The notebook has a full-size backlit keyboard with RGB support and 1.5mm key travel. The connectivity options include Thunderbolt 4, USB Type-C, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, USB 3.2 Gen 1, USB 2.0, HDMI, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Xiaomi has also offered stereo speakers and a fingerprint scanner integrated within the power button. The whole package is powered by a 70Whr battery claimed to last for up to 12 hours. It will become bundled with a 100W USB Type-C charger.
RedmiBook Pro 15 Pricing:
- Intel Core i5 with Intel Xe GPU for CNY 4,999 (about $773)
- Intel Core i5 with NVIDIA GeForce MX450 GPU for CNY 5,499 (about $850)
- Intel Core i7 with NVIDIA GeForce MX450 GPU for CNY 6,299 (about $974)
The RedmiBook Pro 14 notebook features a 14-inch display with 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution, 88.2% screen-to-body ratio, and DC dimming. The hardware configuration options of the notebook are the same as the Pro 15 variant. It means users will get to choose from the same processor, GPU, storage, and RAM options. All other features are also unchanged between the two models.
The major difference is that the smaller notebook will come with a 56Whr battery with a claimed battery life of up to 12 hours. The in-box charger with the device is 65W USB Type-C.
RedmiBook Pro 14 pricing:
- Intel Core i5 with Intel Xe GPU for CNY 4,699 (about $727)
- Intel Core i5 with NVIDIA GeForce MX450 GPU for CNY 5,299 (about $820)
- Intel Core i7 with NVIDIA GeForce MX450 GPU for CNY 5,999 (about $928)