Youth-centric smartphone brand realme is widely known for its top-notch budget-friendly smartphones. They always look forward to grabbing the newly introduced techs and tend to supply the best possible phones to the young generations. Due to their quality phones, realme became the top smartphone maker in Bangladesh. Now, the brand wants to expand its service and bring out a new laptop with some diverse features. realme introduced the ‘realme Book Slim’ laptop. It is a windows 10 laptop that features a 14-inch display with 2160x1440 pixels. Apart from this, you will find this looptop is a combination of power, portability, and price. Let’s see the details of the realme Slim Book.
realme Book Slim: Review of key features
Design and Display
Since it is realme’s first move with the laptop, the manufacturer certainly need to make a good impression. With mind-blowing design and smart outlook, realme's first laptop creates the perfect impression.
With the minimalist design with 14.9mm thickness, the notebook offers superb portability with is a blessing for students and young professionals. This slick laptop through a challenge to the other thin laptops available on the market. With the screen, specs, and design, Book Slip is apparently on its way to create a new identity.
It comes with a 14-inch 2K LCD IPS display with 2160×1440 resolution. Furthermore, the notebook provides a 3:2 aspect ratio which is comparable to the Microsoft Surface Laptop. The good thing about the design is that you will not find much dead space on the panel. However, the bottom part has small dead space, which is not bad actually. The 90% screen-to-body ratio offers ease in useability.
Nevertheless, the full metal body with 1.38 kilograms, you don’t need to worry about carrying. Moreover, the mirrored logo with the clean, simple, and modest design makes the laptop sophisticated.
This notebook comes with two color variants, real grey, and real blue. With a stylish finish, both colors look great.
Hardware and Performance
As a 2021 laptop, the realme Book Slim aimed to provide a bunch of advanced features. They offer 11th gen Intel Core processors in Core i3-1115G4 and a Core i5-1135G7 variation. The processor can deliver 26% better than the single-core and 45% better than the multi-core performance. So, multitasking and gaming become very easy.
It comes with 8GB LPDDR4X memory configurations with 512 GB storage capabilities. Although you can choose from Core i3 and Core i5, we would recommend you to choose the i5 version that supports Thunderbolt version 4, and you will get a comparatively high speed. Apart from this, other ports you will have access to are USB-A, USB-C, and a 3.5mm headphone port.
Moreover, the Core i5 will let you use them with Intel’s Iris Xe graphics technology. Multimedia applications and playing some PC games will be easier on this device. Most of the laptops in this price range may not offer this feature. Therefore, as a newcomer in the industry, realme Book Slim deserves appreciation.
Cooling and Benchmarks
If we compare the Core i5 with the Core i7, the i5 remains ahead in terms of cooling. However, the realme Book Slim surpasses the latest MacBook Pros. It comes with a dual-fan storm cooling system that works on quick cooling down the laptop.