NEW DELHI: Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has marked its entry into a new segment in India. The company has launched its first laptop — Honor MagicBook 15 in the country. The device comes in Space Gray and Mystic Silver colour options and is priced at Rs 42,990.
The laptop will be available online on Flipkart starting August 6. As part of the launch offer, the company is giving a discount of Rs 3,000 on the first sale of the laptop. This means in the first sale customers will be able to purchase the device at Rs 39,990. Along with this, customers can also avail of the no-cost EMI up to 12 months and exchange offer of up to Rs 13,000 on the device.
The Honor MagicBook 15 comes with an aluminium body and a pop-up webcam which is hidden underneath the camera button placed on the keyboard. Users just have to tap on the camera button on the keyboard which will make the camera pop-up. The company claims that this hidden camera technique will safeguard the privacy of the user and will protect them against remote hijacking and peeping.
The Honor MagicBook 15 also comes equipped with a fingerprint button and an S-shaped fan which can improve the airflow and heat dissipation up to 38%. The device features a 15.6-inch display with 1920×1080 pixel resolution. The laptop is powered by AMD Ryzen 5 3500 processor with Radeon Vega 8 graphics.
The device packs 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD storage. The laptop runs Windows 10 operating system. For connectivity, users will get Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB Type C, HSMI, USB 3.0, and USB 2.0. The laptop is backed by a 42Wh battery with a 65W Type- C Power Adapter with fast charging. The company claims that the laptop can charge up to 53% in just 30 minutes.