IFA 2022. HONOR is another of the manufacturers that is exhibiting novelties in Berlin. The one that we liked the most is the compact laptop, with good performance and great autonomy, MagicBook 14.
the new laptop of the Chinese brand employs a aluminum chassis «aircraft grade», with a thickness of 16mm and a weight of 1.58kg. It’s not an ultralight, but it’s not bad considering the screen 14-inch IPS who rides
It has an interesting resolution of 2160 x 1440 pixels with a 3:2 aspect ratio, support for 100% of the sRGB color gamut, a brightness of 300 nits and a screen-to-body ratio greater than 88% with bezels reduced to 4.9 mm. It is TÜV Rheinland certified, which protects the eyes by reducing blue light and eliminating flicker.
Inside, the Intel processors stand out Alder Lake for laptops and specifically a Core i5-12500H with 12 cores and 16 threads. It is accompanied by 16 Gbytes of RAM and a PCIe SSD with 512 Gbytes of storage capacity.
HONOR has enhanced the graphics section of the MagicBook 14 with a dedicated GeForce RTX 2050 Although it is not the latest generation of NVIDIA, it offers more features than the integrated Intel Xe that mounts the processor.
As for connectivity, the Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2 combo stands out, plus the usual ports in this type of laptop, two USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C, gold Type-A and HDMI video output. Its keyboard is a full-size backlit keyboard with a fingerprint on the power button.
It has two stereo speakers, two microphones and a 3.5mm audio jack. Its battery is another of the components highlighted by its 75Wh capacity, which according to the manufacturer will allow up to 15 autonomy. A 135 W charger is delivered that will charge 100% of its capacity in just 80 minutes.
The HONOR MagicBook 14 pre-installs Windows 11 Home and includes additional branded applications, especially the “collaboration” ones that connect and allow the use of smartphones from the PC. It will be available shortly to reserve in select European markets for a price of €1,099.
If you don’t want to wait for the launch and you like this series, you should know that this same laptop is available with an Intel Gen11 processor and a price reduced to 749 euros.