Amidst all the news regarding the COVID 19 pandemic, the Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has again forayed into the market with the release of the much hyped Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition. Though Xiaomi is more known globally for it wide array of smartphones and Android devices, Xiaomi has launched the first laptops under its flagship in India today, though it has already released a lot of laptops in various countries before.
What Is The Buzz About?
In the rush to be a leader in the world of laptops, where most of the companies often overlook the critical aspects that are really significant to the customers, Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition is a really premium Windows laptop from the tech giant Xiaomi. When it comes to others in the market, there have been underlying issues regarding the design or the performance or be it the laptops with severe battery issues. Thanks to Lenovo, the largest manufacturers of PCs already visualize this model to become a breakthrough in the world of laptop technology. So why laptops? The view was to minimize the physical size of the device while increasing the surface for display. Obviously that would require a completely out-of-the-box new technology to make this even work. And needless to say, all the features that are packed into this beast really make it look like a very expensive device to own.
Is It Worth It?
With the feel of both the seamless smoothness in an Apple laptop and the classiness of the Dell XPS 13, this is the product for you. The top notch 1080p display is very impressive and the early bezel less display makes it looks all the more different. Even after being so thin and light, there are enough rooms for the ports to attach. The left edge has a USB 2.0 post and a jack for the headphone to get in. On the other side. There is a type C port for transfer of data and also serves as the charging point along with an HDMI 1.4 post and two USB 3.1 ports. The only downside to this is that there is no place for Thunderbolt 3 on this chassis. Strangely, the slot for a microSD card is also missing. . Another element that the company has focused on is the battery. The keys on the keys are very evenly spaces and according to the scissor key action from Xiaomi, it makes the keyword experience very comfortable.
Pricing and Packaging
Coming to this most important aspects that most of the customers are pondering about, the Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition with a Core i7 (10th gen) processor with 512 GB SSD and 8 GB RAM comes at a starting price of 55k rupees for the entry level model and increasing to the 60k for the top end version. Xiaomi expected this to create a niche for itself in the world of technology with better gaming experience and video streaming, and also comfortable multi-tasking on the go. There is a reason and that is largely portability. If one goes by the concept of bodywork, Xiaomi is working just opposite to what the other counterparts are building in terms of portability. While other companies are working on the features and making them bigger, Xiaomi took a complete opposite track and worked on making a proper functional and effortless working laptop device.
Our Final Verdict
After relentless examination and research over countless cups of coffee, it can be safely proclaimed that this is the best laptop that anyone might consider to lay their hands upon. With the sturdy design and the compact features that the Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition comes packed with, the price seems pretty reasonable. Xiaomi holds a very respectable position when it comes to treating the spam and bloat ware that customers often complain about but Xiaomi assures that none of it is going to be encountered within the Mi Notebook 14 Horizon edition. All the specifications that are presented in it, the device look very promising and it is only that matter of time that we get to know if it stands the test of time.
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