HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021)：Frequently asked questions
1. Will HONOR laptops be launched with Windows?
• Microsoft Windows 10 is pre-installed on the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021). Users can get continuously get updates and support from Microsoft.
• HONOR is committed to creating products that provide an exceptional user experience, enabling users to lead a more intelligent, seamless digital lifestyle.
2. In addition to the brand-new HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021), when can we expect HONOR to roll out more laptops in the near future?
• The new HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) became available in global markets in May 18th and received global recognition from both customers and media. HONOR is committed to diversifying the product range to release more forward-thinking products and we expect to roll out more laptops in the upcoming future. Please stay tuned.
3. How many products is HONOR launching for the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021)?
HONOR is launching three PC products in the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021), including:
o HONOR MagicBook 14 powered by 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1165G7 processor, with a 14-inch display
o HONOR MagicBook 14 powered by 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7 processor, with a 14-inch display
o HONOR MagicBook 15 powered by 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7 processor, with a 15.6-inch display
(Could be countries / region dependent on availability of these specifications laptops.)
4. What are the key specifications of the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021)?
A Whopping FullView Display with Vivid Colors
Coming in a compact body with 4.8 mm ultra-slim bezels on three sides, the HONOR MagicBook 14 is equipped with a 14-inch Eye Comfort HONOR FullView Display, achieving an 84% screen-to-body-ratio, while HONOR MagicBook 15 is equipped with a 15.6-inch Eye Comfort HONOR FullView Display, achieving an 87% screen-to-body-ratio.
Thanks to the 100% sRGB color gamut and 300 nits of brightness(300 nits of brightness is available on the HONOR MagicBook 14 11th Gen i7 version and the HONOR MagicBook 15 11th Gen i5 version.) the HONOR MagicBook Series can achieve excellent color accuracy, making it bright enough to overpower a lot of ambient lighting and enabling a clear and vivid viewing experience under any lighting conditions.
1920 x 1080-pixel fully-laminated screen reduces the reflection of light off the LCD screen, enabling an immersive viewing experience even under direct sunlight.
180-degree screen hinge opening(Available on the HONOR MagicBook 14.) allows the screen to be tilted back, ensuring users can get the right viewing position.
Users can also enable the Eye-Comfort mode in three different color tones – Default, Warm Tone and Cool Tone, catering to daily usage needs. It also comes with the TÜV Rheinland Flicker-free Certification and DC dimming technology, offering enhanced eye protection and a flicker-free viewing experience.
Light Weight and Premium Design
Available in premium Space Gray, the HONOR MagicBook 14/15 Series 2021 adopts a sleek and lightweight aluminum body with a stylish azure blue chamfer design.
Aimed to be the ultimate portable companion from study to work, the MagicBook 14 weighs only 1.38 kg and is 15.9 mm thick, and the MagicBook 15 weighs just 1.56 kg, allowing users to pop them into bags with ease.
Solid Performance for Even the Most Complex of Tasks
Equipped with the latest 11th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-1165G7 and i5-1135G7 processors, the HONOR MagicBook 14/15 Series 2021 elevates performance to a whole new level.
With 512 GB of large storage and 16 GB of DDR4 dual-channel RAM(8 GB RAM is also available for the HONOR MagicBook 14 11th Gen i5 version.), the HONOR MagicBook 14 also delivers a 50%( Data is from HONOR internal lab.) improved transmission rate compared to single-channel mode, enabling users to process heavy duty tasks with greater ease and efficiency.
The HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) comes equipped with Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics, supporting richer gaming experiences and greater speed for designers and creators when processing multimedia files, including photos, videos, and different editing software.
The Performance Mode (Fn+P) supports heavy duty tasks and helps users process data at an ultra-fast speed.
The HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) is equipped with an advanced cooling system with a supersized cooling fan and dual heat pipes to further enhance its cooling efficiency.
With dual heat pipes at 6 mm and 8 mm and an enhanced fan blade, the device can achieve up to 38%( Data from HONOR internal lab. 38% increase when compared to last generation.) higher wind flow.
The massive 56 Wh (rated value) battery of MagicBook 14 can support 1080P of local video playback for up to 10.5 hours(Battery life is based on tests carried out in labs with a brightness level of 150 nits. The actual battery life may vary depending on your laptop settings and how you use the laptop.) on a single full charge, and the 42 Wh (rated value) battery of MagicBook 15 can support 7.6 hours for Local 1080P video playback.
Weighing at just 200 g, the 65 W Fast Charger can power the MagicBook 14 up from 0 to 44% within 30 mins(The device is being charged in shutdown state with the standard charger, and the actual result may vary depending on how you use the laptop.) and supports reverse charging even when it is shut down.
Smart Features Enable A More Seamless Working Experience
Thanks to the built-in 2 x 2 MIMO dual-antenna, the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) achieves a theoretical connection speed of 2400 Mbps with Wi-Fi 6 enabled, which is 2.7 times faster than the theoretical connection speed of Wi-Fi 5.
In order to create a more convenient and flexible working experience, the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) enables advanced Multi-screen Collaboration for users to easily operate three applications from their smartphone at the same time.
A handy Fingerprint power button is available to provide users with instant access when starting up the device.
The HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) comes with a virtual surround sound speaker, which consists of 2 W double speakers to achieve the surround sound audio effect. The virtual surround sound speaker supports 5.1 multi-channel surround sound and four audio modes including music, gaming, movie, and phone calls.
5. Whom are the HONOR laptops suitable for?
• The HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) satisfies students' and professionals’ various needs for work, study, design, gaming and more, with pro-grade performance in a compact package.
6. What are the differences between new generation of the HONOR MagicBook 14 11th Gen i7/i5 version and the HONOR MagicBook 15 11th Gen i5 version?
7. How many colors does the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) offer?
• Both the HONOR MagicBook 14 and the HONOR MagicBook 15 come in Space Gray. Availability depends on each country.
8. What are the benefits of the Performance Mode (Fn+P)?
• When you work on intensive tasks such as editing large-sized files and playing 4K videos, the Performance Mode (Fn+P) can help you handle heavy duty tasks smoothly and process data at an ultra-fast speed.
9. Does the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) have a touch-screen?
• No, the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) does not have a touch-screen, however with its advanced and efficient operating system, users can enjoy a seamless laptop experience.
10. What are the featured applications?
• “PC Manager” is a pre-installed application to check the HONOR MagicBook 14 and the HONOR MagicBook 15’s overall health. It helps keep drivers up to date and detect any hardware issues. “PC Manager” also provides the user manual and a link to HONOR’s online service center.
• Microsoft Windows 10 and Microsoft 365 tools are also pre-installed and ready to use once you start up your computer.
11. Does the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) support Wi-Fi 6?
• Yes, the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) supports Wi-Fi 6. With the built-in 2 x 2 MIMO dual-antenna, the HONOR MagicBook 14 and 15 both achieve a theoretical connection speed of 2400 Mbps with Wi-Fi 6 enabled.
12. Does the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) support Bluetooth?
• The HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) is equipped with Bluetooth 5.1.
13. What’s the difference between the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) for mainland China and the overseas markets?
• HONOR will continue to bring more exciting products to various markets to ensure global users benefit from our continuous product innovation.
14. What’s the difference between the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) (with 11th Gen i7 Processor) and the previous version of the HONOR MagicBook 14/15 (with AMD Ryzen™ 5 4500U Mobile Processor)?
• Both the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) (with 11th Gen i7 Processor) and the previous version of the HONOR MagicBook 14/15 (with AMD Ryzen™ 5 4500U Mobile Processor) deliver a superior user experience and powerful performance. HONOR innovates and provides state-of-the-art products based on our in-depth understanding of local customer needs and consumer behavior, ensuring that each market receives the best-fit model.
15. Is the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021)’s Multi-screen Collaboration compatible with all phones?
• The HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021)’s Multi-screen Collaboration is compatible with HONOR smartphones (Multi-screen Collaboration is compatible with HONOR smartphones with the system upgraded to Magic UI 3.0 or above, and the MagicBook with PC Manager version 10.0.2.99 or above.) to create a more convenient and flexible working experience. After connecting your HONOR smartphone with the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021), you can easily operate three applications from your smartphone at the same time by using the same keyboard and mouse, without having to jump between devices, currently , this is available HONOR V40, HONOR V30, HONOR V30 pro, HONOR 20, HONOR V20, HONOR 20 pro, HONOR Magic2, HONOR 9, HONOR V9, HONOR 10, HONOR V10, HONOR V20 , also, this requires active/ compatible NFC chip in device, however, few device might not work, like HONOR 9A
16. What are the competitive advantages of HONOR over its competitors such as ASUS, Acer and Lenovo who have specialized in laptop production for years?
• To enhance the synergy between the HONOR products, users can enjoy connecting features like Multi-screen Collaboration between their HONOR phone and the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) for an intelligent, convenient lifestyle.
• Comparing to other laptops with similar specifications in the market, the HONOR MagicBook 14|15 (2021) is equipped with the latest 11th Gen Intel® Core processors and Intel® Iris® Xe graphics, offering an upgraded user experience and unparalleled performance.
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