64points

Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD

49points

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB

Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
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Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
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Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD vs Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB

Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB

Why is Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD better than Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB?

  • 267MHz higher ram speed
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    2400MHzvs2133MHz
  • 4h longer battery life
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    12hvs8h
  • 5.26% bigger screen size
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    14"vs13.3"
  • 1.57x faster CPU speed
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    4 x 1.8GHzvs2 x 2.3GHz
  • 256GB more internal storage
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    512GBvs256GB
  • Has a touch screen
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  • Supports 64-bit
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  • Has a fingerprint scanner
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Why is Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB better than Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD?

  • 190.9g lighter
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    1.28kgvs1470g
  • 5.1% higher pixel density
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    165ppivs157ppi
  • 1 more USB 3.0 ports
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    2vs1
  • 1.1mm thinner
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    14.7mmvs15.8mm
  • 14.1mm narrower
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    308.9mmvs323mm
  • 11.2mm shorter
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    209.8mmvs221mm
  • 15.53% less body volume
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    952.67cm³vs1127.8514000000002cm³

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Design

1.weight

1.47kg

1.28kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.Has a backlit keyboard
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
3.thickness

15.8mm

14.7mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.Uses a fanless design
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
By using power-efficient components that don't produce large amounts of heat, it's possible to create a device with no cooling fans. This results in a much quieter (or even silent) operation.
6.width

323mm

308.9mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.pixel density

157ppi

165ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.has anti-reflection coating
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
4.screen size

14"

13.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.has a touch screen
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.has an LED-backlit display
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Performance

1.RAM

8GB

8GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
2.RAM speed

2133MHz

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
3.Uses flash storage
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this, they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.
4.CPU speed

4 x 1.8GHz (Intel Core i7-8550U)

2 x 2.3GHz

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
5.internal storage

512GB

256GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
6.has an external memory slot
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.USB 3.0 ports

1

2

More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.
4.has an HDMI output
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

Battery

1.Battery life

12h

8h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.
3.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.has a front camera
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
4.Stylus included
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
6.has voice commands
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Miscellaneous

1.uses multithreading
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
Multithreading technology (such as Intel's Hyperthreading or AMD's Simultaneous Multithreading) provides increased performance by splitting each of the processor's physical cores into virtual cores, also known as threads. This way, each core can run two instruction streams at once.
2.Has AVX
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
AVX is used to help speed up calculations in multimedia, scientific and financial apps, as well as improving Linux RAID software performance.
3.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
4.Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
5.Has FMA3
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
6.Has F16C
Huawei MateBook D 14" Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 512GB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ Gold 13.3" Intel Core i5-6200U 2.3GHz / 8GB / 256GB
F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.

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