At the press conference this afternoon, in addition to the Nova 8 series phones, Huawei also launched upgraded versions of MateBook D series notebooks. It has 100% sRGB screens, and a full line of upgrades to the 11th generation Core. It also has a maximum performance increase of 1.6 times. Huawei launched the MateBook D series of notebooks last year. They are available in 14 and 15.6-inch versions. Last year, they mainly used Intel’s tenth generation Core and AMD Ryzen 4000U series processors.
MateBook D Series Screen
This time, the MateBook D14/D15 2021 version is upgraded on the original basis. First, it has an upgraded screen with a 100% sRGB color gamut. It still has a 1920×1080 resolution and a brightness of 300 nits. In addition, the screen of MateBook D14/D15 2021 also improves the level of eye protection, supporting low blue light, no flicker, anti-glare and other functions. In addition, the multi-screen collaboration function of MateBook D 2021 series notebooks has also been upgraded. This time, 3 smartphone windows can be opened on the PC at the same time, bringing more powerful multi-screen collaboration capabilities.
MateBook D Series Processor
The focus of MateBook D14/D15 2021 upgrade is the processor, from the previous tenth-generation Core to the latest eleventh-generation Core. In addition, the MateBook D14/D15 2021 also comes with a MX450 independent display. Asus mentioned that the CPU multi-core performance of the 11th-generation Core processor has increased by more than 30% compared to the previous generation. The performance of the Xe GPU core display has increased by about 160%, with excellent audio-visual entertainment performance.
The price of the Core i5+16GB+512GB+Xe core version of the MateBook D14 2021 notebook is at 4999 yuan ($765). The price of the Core i7+16GB+512GB+MX450 alone is at 6399 yuan ($979). MateBook D15 2021 notebook Core i5+16GB+512GB+Xe core display version’s price is at 4999 yuan ($765). The price of the Core i7+16GB+512GB+MX450 single display version is at 5499 yuan ($842). The price of the Core i7+16GB+512GB+MX450 single display version is at 6399 yuan ($979). Two new products will be pre-sold on December 23, and will be officially launched on January 1, 2021.