Intel has released several flavors of the base kit for NUC X15 laptops with Tiger Lake processors, preliminary information about which appeared last month.
Kits without RAM and storage are for system integrators only and are not intended to be sold directly to consumers, so availability and pricing data are not available. Intel is known to offer a choice between Core i5-11400H and i7-11800H processors, and the graphics card can be Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 or RTX 3070. Two memory slots can accommodate up to 64GB of DDR4 RAM. In the case of the Core i5-11400H processor, DDR4-2933 memory is supported, in the case of the Core i7-11800H – DDR4-3200. There are two M.2 slots for storage. One of them has a PCIe Gen4 x4 interface, and the other – PCIe Gen3 x4 and SATA 6 Gb / s.
The 15.6-inch display can be Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) or QHD (2560 x 1440 pixels). The Full HD panel is available in 144 and 240 Hz versions. The QHD panel supports 165Hz. In all cases, this is an IPS panel. Equipped with an RGB mechanical keyboard, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, Thunderbolt 4, USB 3.2 Gen 2, 2.5GbE and HDMI 2.1, as well as an SDXC memory card slot and a camera with Windows Hello support. The battery capacity is 94 Wh. With dimensions of 357 x 235 x 21.65 mm, the laptop weighs no more than 1.94 kg.
Laptop Demand Weakens, But TrendForce Analysts Even Raised Their Forecast For The Current Year Slightly
Vaccinations have gradually eased restrictions associated with the pandemic, which has weakened demand for laptops. In the Khrobuk segment, demand fell by 50% altogether. However, factors such as the wave of hardware upgrades in the enterprise segment with the return to offices in Europe and North America, and the desire of brands to start shipping products for the fourth quarter in advance to compensate for port congestion, have led to the laptop market. in the current quarter continued to grow steadily. This allowed the specialists of the analytical company TrendForce not only to confirm their previous forecast, but even to slightly adjust it upward. They expect to ship not 236 million, but 240 million laptops in 2021. This is a record figure, corresponding to an increase of 16.4% over last year.
Chromebooks, which were the main driver of laptop shipments growth in the first half of the year, are now in less demand. This is due to a decrease in the need for distance learning and market saturation. It is expected that in just one year, 36 million mobile computers in this category will be shipped.
144Hz, Ryzen 7 5800H, and fully featured GeForce RTX 3060 for $ 1,085. Sales of the most powerful laptop Redmi started in China
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Redmi G 2021 received 16 GB of RAM and a 512 GB SSD, a powerful Hurricane 3.0 cooling system with five heat pipes and two 12 V fans, a full-size keyboard with customizable backlighting, Wi-Fi 6, an 80 Wh battery, video outputs HDMI 2.0 and Mini Display Port 1.4, USB 3.2 Gen2 and USB-C ports. The weight of the device is 2.7 kg, the price is 1085 dollars.
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