Today, following the schedule, Xiaomi announced the first gaming notebook under the Redmi brand. The Redmi G comes with a starting price of 4999 yuan ($719).
Redmi G Gaming Notebook Key Specs
Screen and Appearance
As Redmi’s first gaming notebook, the Redmi G uses a new cyberpunk design. It comes with a dedicated gaming keyboard. The body of the laptop uses a micron-level 3D carved texture process, making the whole machine highly recognizable.
It uses a 16.1 large-size 100% sRGB full screen. Its refresh rate has reached 144Hz. The Redmi G is also equipped with a tenth-generation Intel Core processor. At the same time, the GTX 1650 series graphics cards can play various large-scale games smoothly.
As the company says, the GTX 1650 series graphics card adopts a new generation of Turing architecture. Also, it comes with a 4GB GDDR6 independent video memory, which brings more realistic scenes, faster graphics rendering, and fully meets the needs of various scenes such as video editing, graphic design, and code programming.
The Redmi G gaming notebook sports a 512GB PCle solid-state hard drive and a 16GB DDR4 2933MHz dual-channel large memory. It has a dual M.2 SSD storage interface. So it can support up to 2TB hard disk capacity expansion. At the same time, the memory can be expanded up to 64GB.
It is worth noting that the Redmi G gaming notebook also has an Fn+K performance smart selection mode. Once pressed, it can switch to full-speed mode, balanced mode or quiet mode. So with one click, it will meet the needs of different use environments such as gaming, learning, and surfing on the net.
In terms of heat dissipation, the Redmi G comes with the Hurricane Heat Dissipation 2.0 system. The internal body uses a 100% all-copper heat dissipation module. The latter increases the thermal conductivity by 87%. Also, it has a six-fold three-dimensional heat dissipation design to faster take the heat out.
Our protagonist uses DTS: X Ultra sound effect technology, professionally tuned sound effect system, and eight sound scene settings at the same time. They can present more shocking bass and louder treble.
Of course, we are dealing with a gaming notebook that supports the latest WiFi 6 standard. According to the official introduction, the theoretical maximum speed of Redmi G is about 2.7 times higher than that of the previous generation. It supports 2X2 MIMO dual-antenna WLAN technology. Thus, it has faster connection speed, lower latency, and carries a Gigabit wired network card interface.
This laptop supports displaying five screens at the same time. Apart from this, it supports two-way mutual transmission between smartphones and space editing.
In order to connect various devices, the Redmi G gaming notebook also has a number of interfaces. They include USB Type-C, USB 3.1 Gen2, USB 2.0, mini DP 1.4, HDMI 2.0, 3.5mm headphone jack and 180W power interface, etc. The full-featured USB Type- C can achieve three-in-one display option as well as transferring data and charging.
Price and Availability
Specifically, the first selling price of the i5-10200H+GTX 1650+60Hz version is 4,999 yuan (the first selling price is August 14 – August 18); the first selling price of the i5-10300H+GTX 1650 Ti+144Hz version is 5799 yuan ($834); the first selling price of i7-10750H+GTX 1650Ti+144Hz version is 6599 yuan ($949).
It will officially go on sale on August 17.