After lots of continuous leaks, Honor has officially launched its new laptop – Honor MagicBook Pro at Honor 9X launch event in China. The Honor MagicBook Pro is powered by 8th generation Intel Core i5/i7 processor coupled with 8GB of RAM and up t0 512GB SSD.
The laptop comes with a 16.1 inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels, 4.9mm narrow bezels and 90% screen ratio. Honor added a few built-in temperature sensors that help to monitor the internal temperature in real-time and balance the airflows. The laptop looks more compact with 4.9mm bezel on both left and right.
Talking about the specs, the laptop is powered by the 8th generation Intel Core I7-8565U processor paired with GeForce MX250 discrete graphics, 8GB RAM and up to 512GB of SSD storage. Honor claims the processor is 40% faster than its predecessor.
Honor MagicBook Pro is packed with a 56W battery with a battery life of 14 hours on a single charge. The laptop also supports Magic Link 2.0, built-in dual antenna WLAN, Touch screen and more. It has a full-size backlit keyboard with a front-facing 1MP camera hidden placed at the top row of the keyboard which pops up when the key is presses.
Apart from these, the Honor MagicBook Pro is priced at 5,499 Yuan for the Core i5, 8GB RAM and 512 Storage variant. The Intel Core i7, 8GB RAM and 512 Storage model cost 6,199 Yuan. The high-end variant with Intel i7, 16GB of RAM and 1TB storage priced at 7,999 Yuan. The Honor MagicBook Pro will be available for sale in China from July 29 and Honor is taking pre-orders from today.
HONOR MagicBook Pro specifications
- 16.1-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD display with 100% sRGB
- 1.6GHz 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8265U (3.9GHz) / 1.8GHz i7-8565U processor (4.6GHz) with Intel UHD Graphics 620, 2GB DDR5 NVIDIA GeForce MX250 GPU
- 8GB / 16GB DDR4 2400MHz RAM, 256GB / 512GB / 1TB PCIe SSD
- Windows 10 Home
- 1MP HD webcam, built-in dual digital microphones
- Dimensions: 369mm X 234mm X16.9mm; Weight: 1.7kg
- USB Type-C x 1, USB 3.0 (Type A) x 3, HDMI x 1
- WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz) 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0
- 3.5mm audio jack, microphone combo, Dolby Atmos
- 57Wh battery with up to 14h of local video playback