Gone are the days when computers were chunky machines used only for crunching massive numbers and performing mundane processing tasks. Modern-day audiences demand laptops that look stylish and deliver smashing multimedia experiences – something for which the latest CHUWI LapBook Pro seems well prepared.
With a 14.1” full-High-Definition display and a screen-to-body ratio of almost 90%, you can delve deep into your images and videos like never before. The laptop is driven by an Intel Gemini Lake N4100 processor and has an extremely lightweight body that weighs only 1.43kg (about 3.15lbs). Let’s look in detail at the other offerings the LapBook Pro brings to the table.
A “FullView” Laptop in the Truest Sense
This computer is built using a narrow border design that is truly exemplary. You get an almost borderless display that ensures minimal interference to your viewing experience. The screen is fully laminated and has an optimal resolution of 1920 x 1080. This screen resolution is suitable for various kinds of content and does not incur a loss of detail.
Notably, the LapBook Pro supports Intel HD Graphics 600 (Gen 9). So, your pictures and videos are rendered with splendid accuracy and vividness. The graphics support also boasts of an executive unit with 12 cores and a frequency of 700Mhz. These specifications are high enough to stream even 4K videos in UHD smoothly. Talk about viewing splendor meeting true power!
Responsive and Efficient Processing
To its merit, this laptop doesn’t discount on processing prowess because of its dedication to stellar graphics. The Gemini Lake processor can perform up to 2.4GHz. It is a quad-core processor built using the Goldmont architecture, so you are guaranteed a great response and efficient performance. The Goldmont architecture is a standout example of a low-power microarchitecture that generates power efficiency as well as commendable performances.
This computer offers 4GB RAM (DDR4) and 64GB ROM (eMMC 5.1). You can expand the SSD storage up to up to 512GB. Even so, if the storage space seems rather limited, you can avail of the M.2 SSD memory expansion slot. The TF card lets you expand the space up to 128GB and squeeze in extra stuff depending upon your requirements.
The operating system on this device is Windows 10 Redstone. As you would expect from Windows 10, this OS makes multitasking much easier and also improves your overall productivity. It comes inbuilt with support for Cortana–a smart digital assistant that understands voice commands. You can use the Microsoft Edge browser that delivers fantastic speeds. It also lets you add notes to any web pages you are viewing. This is useful when you get on to the internet at school or work meetings and need to doodle away. Note that the OS supports many languages other than English, such as German, French and Spanish. (You can request for a specific language during purchase.)
On the battery front, you get quite a lot of unplugged usage–about 7 to 8 hours. This computer is powered by a Lithium-Polymer battery (33.7Wh) that proves satisfactory in giving you peace of mind during travel.
Device Support & Wireless Connectivity
To facilitate device support, the LapBook Pro offers a USB 3.0 port, a Type-C port, a camera (2MP), and a micro HDMI. The USB ports let you connect any peripherals you may require. You can use the HDMI to plug in external displays for presentation needs.
To hop onto the internet, you can use the 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4G/5G). Using the 5G band, you can get speeds as thrilling as 433Mb/s.
Of course, the actual on-field performance you experience will depend on the strength of the signal and operating conditions, among other factors. Note that this laptop also supports Bluetooth.
Lightweight yet Sturdy: Rigorously Tested Build
One of the triumphs of this CHUWI launch is its highly portable body. It weighs only a trifle over 3lbs and has a profile with a thickness of 0.58cm (0.23”). The overall dimensions are 324.2 x 209 x 13.4mm (or 12.7 x 8.2 x 0.52”). The magnesium-aluminum-alloy body is also super stylish and sleek, belying the fact that the laptop has a 14” screen. In fact, the size has been tested to be 30% smaller than contemporaries with similar screen dimensions. It fits snugly into backpacks and adapts comfortably to demanding lifestyles involving a lot of movement.
As lightweight and chic as the design may be, it is also strong and dependable. The makers have subjected this device to several endurance tests to ascertain its operation in extreme conditions. For instance, it has been okayed for a temperature range of -20°C to 60°C. It has also gone through ten drop tests of 1m height each, 20000 interface plug tests, and 100000 key tests. We daresay that you can expect this laptop to be with you for a long time unless you plan on intentional and continual mishandling!
As time goes on, lesser known brands are swiftly becoming popular in the laptop marketplace. Many of these brands have a knack for fulfilling specific needs of the audience and delivering more for less. If you have been scouting for a laptop that prioritizes captivating displays, the CHUWI LapBook Pro laptop certainly deserves your attention. It has among the best graphics you can find in its price range, a stunning screen with IPS compliance, and a borderless design that is truly the cherry on the cake.
But, that said, this laptop also promises and succeeds in delivering on several other fronts: a competent CPU, adequate device support, and tremendous portability. It even offers a backlit keyboard that lets you work in poorly lit conditions, further improving your mobility. It is a sturdy machine that won’t weigh you down or occupy too much space in your backpack. But when you need it at school or work, to browse the internet or stream videos, you are likely to be charmed by the performance you get.