Proper on the heels of the MateBook D announcement, Huawei’s daughter firm Honor has launched its personal MagicBook 14 and MagicBook 15 notebooks. The attention-catching machines look similar to Huawei’s machines, nevertheless they solely use AMD’s Ryzen APUs.
Honor usually favors trendy designs for his or her merchandise, and MagicBook 14 and MagicBook 15 laptops aren’t any exception. Each machines are available in related aluminum chassis with Mystic Silver or House Grey end in addition to blue accents on the sides. Because the names of the notebooks counsel, the methods function 14-inch and 15.6-inch IPS show panels, with each panels providing Full-HD (1920×1080) resolutions. In the meantime, because the our bodies of the brand new MagicBooks are similar to the chassis utilized by Huawei’s MateBook Ds, the size of the machines really find yourself being the identical: the 14-inch mannequin is 15.9 mm thick, whereas the 15-inch mannequin is 16.9 mm thick. As for the burden, the MagicBook 14 weighs 1.38 kilograms, whereas the MagicBook 15 weighs 1.53 kilograms.
Inside the brand new laptops from Honor are AMD’s quad-core Ryzen 5 3500U and Ryzen 7 3700U APUs. The processors are paired with Eight GB or 16 GB of DDR4 DRAM, in addition to a 256 GB or 512 GB PCIe SSD. So far as connectivity is anxious, the brand new MagicBooks are geared up with Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.0, one USB 3.Zero Kind-C port, two USB 2.0/3.Zero Kind-A ports, an HDMI output, and a 3.5-mm jack for headsets. Identical to the dearer Huawei-branded analogues, these notebooks even have a fingerprint reader, a webcam that hides in a key, stereo audio system and a microphone array.
For some awkward purpose, Honor determined to equip the MagicBook 14 with a 56 Wh battery, however set up a lower-capacity 42 Wh battery into the bigger MagicBook 15. In case of Huawei’s MateBook D15 the tradeoff was defined (partially) by the presence of a 1 TB HDD contained in the machine; however in case of the MagicBook 15 the design determination is a whole thriller at lease for now.
|Honor’s 2019 MagicBook 14 & 15|
|MagicBook 14||MagicBook 15|
|Show||14-inch 1920×1080||15.6-inch 1920×1080|
|CPU||AMD Ryzen 7 3700U – 4C/8T, 6 MB, 2.3 – 4.Zero GHz, 15 W
AMD Ryzen 5 3500U – 4C/8T, 6 MB, 2.1 – 3.7 GHz, 15 W
|Graphics||AMD Radeon RX Vega 10 – 640 SPs at 1400 MHz
AMD Radeon Vega 8 – 512 SPs at 1200 MHz
|RAM||Eight GB or 16 GB|
|SSD||256 GB or 512 GB PCIe SSD|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)|
|USB||1 × USB 2.Zero Kind-A
1 × USB 3.Zero Kind-A
1 × USB 3.Zero Kind-C
|Different I/O||HDMI, microphone, stereo audio system, audio jack|
|Battery||56 Wh||42 Wh|
|Dimensions||Width: 322.5 mm
Depth: 214.Eight mm
Thickness: 15.9 mm
|Width: 357.Eight mm
Depth: 229.9 mm
Thickness: 16.9 mm
|Weight||1.38 kilograms||1.53 kilograms|
Honor didn’t reveal pricing or availability dates for its 2019 MagicBook laptops, however it’s secure to say that they are going to hit Chinese language shops first and can price lower than Huawei’s MateBook D notebooks that includes related configurations.