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Honor MagicBook 14, i5-1135G7


Honor MagicBook 14, i5-1135G7
Honor MagicBook 14, i5-1135G7 (Magicbook Series)
Intel Core i5-1135G7 4 x 2.4 - 4.2 GHz, Tiger Lake-UP3
8 GB 
, DDR4-2400
14.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 157 PPI, IPS, glossy: no, 60 Hz
512 GB SSD
1 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, USB-C
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6/), Bluetooth 5.1
height x width x depth (in mm): 15.9 x 322.5 x 214.8 ( = 0.63 x 12.7 x 8.46 in)
56 Wh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Webcam: HD 720p
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, 24 Months Warranty
1.38 kg ( = 48.68 oz / 3.04 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
850 Euro



Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)

Reviews for the Honor MagicBook 14, i5-1135G7

80% Honor MagicBook 14 (2021) review: An honourable refresh
Source: Expert Reviews English
A decent if unambitious update, the introduction of a Core i7 processor and integrated graphics could be seen as a bit of a step sideways from the Ryzen 5 system it replaces, especially as the price has increased at the same time. So while the new MagicBook is a powerful, stylish and well-made laptop with improved battery life, the high price, Type-A 2.0 port, half-baked Type-C connector and daft webcam positioning all count against it, preventing a full recommendation.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/19/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%

Foreign Reviews

80% Flotter Laptop mit hervorragender Akkulaufzeit für 850 Euro
Source: Tech Stage German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/11/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
Обзор Honor MagicBook 14: пожалуй, оптимальный ноутбук 2021 года
Source: Hi-Tech Mail RU→EN
Positive: Slim size; light weight; frameless display; powerful processor; backlit keys; nice connectivity. Negative: No dedicated graphics.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/20/2021


Intel Iris Xe G7 80EUs: Integrated graphics card in Intel Tiger Lake G7 SoCs based on the new Gen. 12 architecture with 80 EUs (Execution Units / Shader Cluster). The clock rate depends on the processor model. The Tiger Lake chips are produced in the modern 10nm+ process at Intel.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

i5-1135G7: A quad-core, mid-range processor of Tiger Lake product family designed for use in ultra-light laptops. The i5 is manufactured on Intel's second-gen 10 nm process marketed as SuperFin and features an 80 EU Iris Xe G7 iGPU. Core i5-1135G7 has a base clock speed of 2.4 GHz as long as it is allowed to consume 28 watts.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

1.38 kg:

In former time,s this weight was typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal. Nowadays, often 15 inch laptops weigh as much.


In 2014 Huawei created the sub brand Honor and offers certain smartphone series under this name. Occasionally the products are also called Huawei Honor.

The market share of Honor products is manageable, but there are several reviews on Honor smartphones with average ratings (as of 2016).

80%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2021-06- 2)