Primarily known for its smartphones, Redmi had quite a surprise today – the Redmi G. The brand’s first gaming laptop. As with most of its products, it offers impressive specs but is priced at an amount that’s almost hard to imagine.
To start off, Redmi G has a 16.1-inch display with thin bezels, FHD resolution, 81% screen-to-body ratio, 60Hz (base variant) up to 144Hz refresh rate (mid-tier and top-tier variants), and 100% sRGB coverage.
The base variant is powered by an Intel Core i5-10200H processor, the mid-tier variant has a Core i5-10300H, and the top-tier model packs a Core i7-10750H. The GPU goes up to an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650Ti. You also get 16GB of DDR4 2933MHz RAM and a 512GB PCIe x4 NVMe SSD for storage.
Connectivity-wise, it’s got Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi 6, and provision for a Gigabit wired network. There’s also a USB.20 port, a couple of USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, a mini DisplayPort 1.4, a full-size HDMI 2.0 port, a USB-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
In the sound department, there’s a pair of 2W speakers with DTS:X Ultra support. Redmi G sports a backlit keyboard and a full numpad.
For thermal performance, the notebook is equipped with dual fans, four exhausts, a trio of copper heat tubes, and a copper cooling module. Its 55Wh can last up to 5.5 hours of FHD video playback.
Redmi G Pricing:
- Core i5-10200 variant – CNY5,299
- Core i5-10300 variant – CNY6,299
- Core i7-10750H variant – CNY6,999
Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.