Are Mi Notebooks worth their price in India? Should you look for alternatives? No webcam? No fingerprint unlock? Mi Notebook 14 series is the first-ever range of laptops from Xiaomi. Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition was launched alongside marking its global debut in India.
Mi Laptops feature 14-inch displays powered by Intel 10th-gen CPUs, SSD storage and up to 10 hours of battery onboard.
Xiaomi announced a basic budget-focused Mi Notebook 14 and the flagship Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition. The Mi laptops come with thin and light designs letting it focus more on the premiumness. Mi Notebook 14 Horizon Edition comes with a better CPU and graphics card.
Top Mi Notebook 14 Alternatives: Best Laptops Under 50000 In India
Here are some of the top laptops under 50000 available in India in line with the recently launched Mi Notebook 14 series.
Acer Nitro 5 Ryzen 5
The Nitro 5 from Acer is a gaming-centric performance oriented laptop available at a competitive price. With a Carbon Fibre on the out, the keyboard is backlit running on AMD latest Ryzen 5 processor clocked at 2 GHz base frequency. The device offers a maximum boost frequency of 3.6 GHz.
The Acer laptop comes with 8GB DDR4 RAM and 1TB HDD drive, upgradeable up to 32GB RAM with a dedicated slot available for m2 SSD.
Acer Aspire 5S
The Acer Aspire 5S comes with the 8th gen latest processor featuring a stylish look on the out donning a premium brushed metal chassis. The device features a 15.6-inch full HD display offering accurate colour production, apt for multimedia consumption and casual use.
The laptop is powered by Intel Core i5 -8265U chipset with 8GB DDR4 RAM, upgradeable up to 32GB and m2 SSD drive can be installed additionally.
Asus Vivobook X507
Asus Vivobook X507 offers a premium metallic finish on the out with a strong plastic chassis, very compact and lightweight. The Asus laptop is powered by the 8th Intel Core i5 processor with 8GB DDR4 RAM, 1TB HDD drive, upgradable up to 16GB RAM alongside m2 SSD drive.
Asus Vivobook X507 features Nvidia Geforce MX130 graphics card with 2GB of dedicated graphics RAM. Upfront, the device offers a Full HD 1080P display with crisp colours.
HP Pavilion Gaming
HP Pavilion Gaming offers some top-end gaming experience on a laptop at under 50,000 rupees. The midrangey gaming notebook from HP is powered by the AMD Ryzen 5 3550H CPU paired with Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 1050. The device comes with 8GB of RAM, 256GB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD and an additional 1TB HDD.
The HP Pavilion Ryzen 5 edition is a perfect option for the price point with gaming-centric features on-board. HP Pavilion Gaming is priced at Rs 49,990.
Asus VivoBook 14
The all-new Asus VivoBook 14 comes with the latest AMD 3d gen Ryzen 5 or Intel 8th gen core i5 chipset options. The device features a 14-inch LCD panel options in 1080p Full HD resolution with a 178-degree claimed horizontal maximum viewing angle. The device offers a premium design on the out.
With options to choose between AMD’s latest 3d gen Ryzen 5 3500U and Intel’s 8th gen i5 processor options, you get 4GB / 8GB DDR4 RAM, upgradeable up to 12GB.
Asus ROG Strix G
The Asus ROG Strix is a little over 50,000 rupees, but is worth the price if you are looking for a mid-range gaming laptop. ROG Strix G is powered by 9th Gen Intel Core i5 9300H. ROG Strix G offers hybrid storage with a backlit keyboard on top and has Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 on board for some aggressive graphical performance.
Asus ROG Strix G could be an apt choice for someone looking to get premium gaming experience with solid graphics performance.