The notebook was unveiled in the Smart Life Product Launch event held May 18. It is a refresh of this Honor MagicBook Pro in the last year with upgraded internals but no clear changes to the design. The thin and light laptop is powered with the 10th generation Intel core CPUs and a different Nvidia graphic card. The Honor MagicBook Pro 2020 includes 16GB of RAM and 512GB SSD for storage using Windows 10 pre-installed. Furthermore, Honor also unveiled the Vision X1 series of smart TVs.
The Honor MagicBook Pro 2020 was priced at CNY 5,999 (approximately Rs. 63,800) for its Core i5 model and at CNY 6,699 (approximately Rs. 71,300) for the Core i7 model. There’s a single color option for the MagicBook Pro 2020 — Glacier Silver. For a limited period, there is a CNY 400 (roughly Rs. 4,200) reduction on both models.
Both versions are available for purchase in China through JD.com, VMall, along with other retailers. As of this moment, there is no information on availability in international markets.
Honor MagicBook Pro 2020 specifications
The Honor MagicBook Pro 2020 includes a 16.1-inch full-HD (1,920×1,080 pixels) IPS display and Windows 10 Home pre-installed. The bezels around the screen are slender, offering a 90 percent screen-to-body ratio. It’s available with either the 10th generation Intel Core i5-10210U processor or the 10th generation Intel Core i7-10510U processor. Both models have 16GB of RAM and 512GB of SSD. Graphics are handled by the discrete Nvidia GeForce MX350 GPU with 2GB GDDR5 RAM.
There is a 1-megapixel webcam for video calls which is concealed below a key involving the F6 and F7 function keys. The computer keyboard is flanked by speakers on each side and there is also a fingerprint reader beside the computer keyboard on the right side. For connectivity, there’s a USB Type-C port, three USB 3.0 interfaces, an HDMI port, and also a 3.5mm headphone jack. There’s a 56Wh battery that, according to the Vmall list, can charge to about 80 percent in 1 hour. The MagicBook Pro 2020 is believed to last around 11.5 hours. It measures 369x234x16.9mm and weighs only 1.7kg.