Different brands like HP, Lenovo, Dell, and Asus have launched the new 11th Gen Intel Tiger Lake processor laptops in India. Most of the new laptops are already available for purchase and are listed on Amazon, Flipkart, and other websites.
Some of these are also available in retail stores. However, most stores are first clearing the stock for the 9th and 10th Gen Intel processor-based laptops.
The Intel 11th Gen processors offer significantly better performance for Single Core and some improvements to multi-core processing.
Additionally, the new Intel Iris Xe graphics in the 11th Gen processors promise up to 50% faster gaming and graphic intensive tasks performance.
You can read more about the Intel 11th Gen Tiger Lake processors here.
Let’s check out some of the latest laptops that are launched with the new Intel Processors.
1) HP 14 Thin & Light 14-inch FHD – 11th Gen Intel Core i5 Laptop (14s-dr2006TU) :
Price: ₹ 59,493
HP 14 thin is the first laptop launched with the Intel Tiger Lake processor. It comes with a Quad-Core i5 chipset, which has a turbo boost frequency up to 4.2 GHz.
The thin and light laptop has a 14-inch display and comes pre-loaded with Windows 10 Home operating system.
The RAM is 8 GB DDR4 with 2666 Mhz, and it also comes with a 512 GB SSD.
Specification for HP 14 :
- Processor – 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 with 2.4 GHz base frequency, 4.2 GHz turbo boost, 8 MB L3 cache, and 4 cores.
- Display – 14 inches FHD with 1920 * 1080 pixels resolution, 250 nits brightness, 45% NTSC, and IPS panel.
- Graphics card – Integrated Intel UHD graphics
- Packed with 8 GB DDR4 RAM (2666 MHz), expandable up to 16 GB.
- Storage comes with 512 GB PCIe NVMe SSD.
- The device is pre-loaded with Windows 10 Home Single language OS and Microsoft office 2019.
- Battery – 3-cell 41Whr battery (fast charging support) with up to 12 hours of lifespan.
- Dimension – Weight: 1.47 kg, thickness: 18 mm.
- Ports – Superspeed USM Type-C (5 Gbps), 2 * USB 3.0, HDMI1.4b, RJ-45, 3-in-1 card reader, and mic in.
- Keyboard – Full size Backlit natural Silver keyboard.
- HP true vision camera with dual array digital microphone.
- Connectivity – Bluetooth V5.0 and WIFI 6
- Great display quality.
- Fastest performance.
- Sleek and thin model.
- Average Battery backup.
2) Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 5i 11th Gen Intel Tiger Lake Core i5 15.6” FHD IPS Thin & Light Laptop (82FG00BPIN) :
Price: ₹ 68,963
Lenovo Ideapad Slim 5i comes with the latest cutting edge Intel’s 11th gen chipset. The device is thin (17.9 mm) and light-weighted (1.66 kg).
The Notebook comes with a 15.6 inches FHD IPS anti-glare display, 1920 * 1080 pixels resolution, 300 nits brightness, 45% NTSC. It is not the most color-accurate panel but has decent brightness, and you can easily use it for most tasks.
Powering the device is the latest 11th gen Intel Tiger Lake Core i5-1135G7 chipset with 2.4 GHz base clock, 4.2 GHz maximum frequency, 4 cores, 8 MB cache.
The laptop comes with 8 GB of DDR4 Ram (3200 Mhz) that is non-expandable. For storage, it offers 256 GB SSD + 1 TB HDD.
We are getting Windows 10 Home with Lifetime validity. Moreover, the Lenovo Ideapad Slim 5i comes with a full-sized keyboard with backlighting.
The battery life is above average as it comes with a 3-cell battery and offers up to 8 hours of battery backup.
Lenovo is also offering one of the fastest (low power consumption and heat-producing) discrete graphics cards from Nvidia.
The laptop comes with the dedicated NVIDIA GeForce MX450 2 GB GDDR6 GPU ideal for day to day operations, photoshop, and even casual design workflows.
The Notebook comes with different profiles such as Performance mode, Quiet Mode, and Balanced mode.
The device offers an HD 720p webcam with fixed focus, privacy shutter, and integrated dual array microphone.
For quick charging, the Rapid Charge technology charges the laptop by 80% in just 60 minutes.
Lastly, it comes with Dual 2W stereo speakers with Dolby Audio and also has got a fingerprint scanner.
Ports – 2 * USB 3.2 gen 1, USB 3.2 Type-C gen 1, combo jack, HDMI 1.4b, 4-in-1 meadia reader.
Overall for the price of Rs. 68,990 it is a good deal and comes with fast performance, decent display, keyboard, and audio.
3) ASUS ZenBook 14 (2020) With 11th Gen Processors
Price Starts: ₹ 77,499
Asus ZenBook has become one of the best seller laptops in the premium segment in the last few years. The Asus Zenbook 14 offers an excellent build, color-accurate display, and a comfortable keyboard for typing.
Asus has launched the ZenBook 14 with a premium metal build and a near bezel-less display. It is really compact, thin (14 mm), and considering the 1.17 Kg weight, and it is lighter than the new Macbook Air M1.
The ZenBook is available in two models :
- Intel Core i5 11th Gen, 512 GB SSD, and 8 GB DDR4 Ram. – Price Rs. 76,300
- Intel Core i7 11th Gen, 512 GB SSD, and 16 GB DDR4 Ram. Price Rs. 95,900
The Intel Core i5 Model is powered by the 11th gen Intel Tiger Lake Core i5-1135G7 chipset with a 2.4 GHz base clock, 4.2 GHz maximum frequency, 4 cores, 8 threads, 8 MB cache, along with Integrated Intel Iris Xe graphics.
Whereas the Core i7 Model uses the 11th Gen Intel Tiger Lake Core i7-1165G7, with 2.8 GHz Base Speed, and Up to 4.7 GHz Turbo Speed, 4 Cores, 8 Threads, and 12MB Cache along with Integrated Intel Iris Xe graphics.
If you require a blazing fast machine, you may have to shell out more money as the i7 model offers up to 16 GB of ram. The Ram is crazy fast on these machines and comes with a 4267 Mhz clock speed, but it is not upgradable.
Furthermore, the laptop comes with a 14 inches LED FHD backlit IPS anti-glare display. It offers FHD (1920 * 1080 pixels) resolution, 300 nits brightness, 100% sRGB, and a 90% screen to body ratio.
It is one of the best displays that you will find on any laptop in this price range. Furthermore, we have got a full size backlit keyboard with LED illuminated backlighting.
The Notebook has an incredible battery back up of up to 15 hours on practical use and comes with a massive 67 Whr battery.
Also, we have an HD webcam and Windows Hello support, and Alexa voice recognition. The ports include – USB 3.2 gen Type-A 1, 2 * Thunderbolt 4 USB Type-C, HDMI 2.0b, micro SD card reader.
4) ASUS VivoBook Ultra 15 (2020) With 11th Gen Intel Core i5 Processor
Price: ₹ 59,990
If you are looking for the latest laptop without paying a hefty premium, the Asus VivoBook Ultra 15 is an ideal choice.
The Notebook comes with 15.6 inches IPS LCD FHD backlit anti-glare display. It offers a Full HD 1920 * 1080 pixels resolution, 250 nits of maximum brightness.
Powering the machines is the 11th gen Intel Tiger Lake Core i5-1135G7 chipset with 2.4 GHz base clock, 4.2 GHz maximum frequency, 4 cores, 8 threads, 8 MB cache.
The NoteBook runs on the Windows 10 Os, MS office 2019 and comes with 8 GB Ram and 1 TB HDD. There is a full-sized backlit keyboard, 42 Whr battery capacity that can work for up to 6 hours, and an HD webcam.
The Ports include – USB 3.2 gen Type-A 1, USB 3.2 gen Type-C, HDMI, micro SD card reader.
Lastly, the laptop weighs 1.8 kg and has a thickness of 19.9 mm.
5) Dell Inspiron 5409 11th Gen 14 inch FHD Laptop
Price: ₹ 68,990
Dell Inspiron 5409 is one of the most intriguing machines you can purchase to speed up your workflow. The Inspiron 5409 is available for Rs. 68,990.
Powering the machine is the Intel 11th gen Tiger Lake Core i5-1135G7 chipset with 2.4 GHz base clock, 4.2 GHz maximum frequency, 4 cores, 8 threads, 8 MB cache.
The laptop has the new Intel Iris Xe graphics card that can play some of the older games but may not run the latest AAA titles.
Besides, it comes with 8 GB DDR4 RAM (3200 MHz), expandable up to 16 GB (Can re-check with Dell or Amazon Support).
The Notebook comes with a 512 GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD storage, which is blazing fast.
Further, it has a 14 inches LED FHD backlit anti-glare display, 1920 * 1080 pixels resolution, 300 nits brightness.
Also, the machine is well made and comes with a backlit keyboard. It has a 53 Whr battery capacity sufficient to last at least 6-8 hours on a single charge.
Also, there is an HD WebCam that is good for attending online meetings on Google Meet or to attend your class lectures.
Lastly, we have a fingerprint scanner for quick login to pre-installed Windows 10 OS.
The machine is portable, weighs 1.4 kg, and has 17 mm thickness.
These are some of the early laptops launched in the market that runs on the latest Intel 11th Gen processors.
Considering there is a significant jump in performance with the new series of Intel chips, it is hard to recommend a 9th or 10th Gen machine at the moment if you are spending over 60,000 or $800 on a laptop.
Written By Heena Makwana – Edited By Kanuj Sharma