At the press conference this afternoon, in addition to the long-awaited devices of the series Xiaomi 12S, the Chinese brand has also launched new laptops, lo Xiaomi Book Pro 14 e Book Pro 16.
Xiaomi Book Pro 14 and Book Pro 16 2022 launched in China: now with touch screen
Let's start with the Xiaomi Book Pro 14 2022, a high-end notebook that uses a high-end CNC integrated engraving process and 6 series aircraft aluminum alloy material. It is “soft” to the touch, weighs only 1,5 kg and has one 14,9mm thick, making it extremely portable.
Being a high-end product, the Xiaomi Book Pro 14 2022 has seen a big upgrade in terms of the display. The laptop is indeed equipped with a 14-inch OLED main screen with a resolution of 2880 * 1800 and an aspect ratio of 16:10. This is a Samsung panel specially customized for notebooks, with E4 OLED technology. The black brightness is only 0,0005 nits, the power consumption is reduced by 16% compared to the previous generation, the screen ratio is up to 90% and the ultra-thin bezel offers maximum visual immersion.
In addition, the screen has a peak brightness of up to 600 nits, supports 3% DCI-P100 wide color gamut, 100% sRGB color gamut, and features a Xiaomi-developed 3D LUT color correction algorithm. . The screens are adjusted one by one and have a Delta E≈0,61, reaching a professional level.
In other respects, the Xiaomi Book Pro 14 2022 also supports Dolby Vision certification, VESA Display HDR 500 certification, TÜV Rheinland hardware low blue light certification, and Eye Care Display double certification for eye protection and detection function. smart light with the light sensor which can automatically adjust the screen and keyboard brightness.
In terms of usage, the Book Pro 14 2022 is Xiaomi's first touchscreen notebook, it supports 10-point high-definition touch and Win11 gestures, as well as the self-developed pressure-sensitive touchpad that comes standard with the whole system. Then there is a broadband X-axis linear vibration motor that has a more sensitive response and a more realistic feel. It can replace mouse operation and the experience is said to be comparable to the MacBook Pro series.
As for performance, the new Book Pro 14 2022 has been upgraded to a Core i5-1240P with advanced heterogeneous architecture, 12 cores and 16 threads, turbo frequency up to 4,4 GHz and performance release up to 35 W, it has exceeded the rigorous Intel Evo certification, including more than 200 extreme tests and 150 certifications.
As for the heat dissipation, although the Xiaomi Book Pro 14 2022 is very thin and light, it is also equipped with dual fan heatsinks, double air vents and dual 8 + 6 mm heat pipes specially treated to improve performance. cooling.
Other hardware includes 5GB LPDDR5200-16 memory, 4.0GB PCIe 512 hard drive, 100W gallium nitride charger, 56Wh large battery, 2 full-featured USB 3.2 Gen2, support for PD charging + DP 1.4 charging and a Thunderbolt 4 interface and 3,5mm audio interface.
In terms of software, the Xiaomi Book Pro 14 2022 is not only pre-installed with the original Win11 and Office Office software, but also a full set of Xiaomi software, including MIUI +, Xiaomi Computer Assistant, Xiao Ai, etc.
Finally, for prices, the Core i5 version of Xiaomi Book Pro 14 2022 is priced at 5899 yuan (840 euros), the standalone version i5 + MX550 is priced at 6499 yuan (930 euros) and the i7 + RTX 2050 version. is priced at 7999 yuan (1145 euros).
Moving on to the Xiaomi Book Pro 16, the tablet is practically identical to version 14, if not for the screen size now from 16 ″ and 4K resolution.
The Xiaomi Book Pro 16 has a starting price of 6499 (930 euros) for the version with Core i5 and 8499 yuan (1215 euros) for the one with Core i7 and RTX 2050.