Redmi G (2021) with 16.1-inch 144Hz display, 11th Gen Intel Core i5 / AMD 5000 series processors, up to RTX 3060 GPU announced

Xiaomi’s Redmi brand just introduced its Redmi G Gaming Notebook 2021 edition as a successor to its last year’s model. It features a 16.1-inch Full HD screen with 144Hz refresh rate that can be switched to 72Hz, 11th Gen Intel Core i5 Tiger Lake H45 series or AMD Ryzen 5000 series processor, 16GB of RAM, 512GB SSD. It comes with NVIDIA  RTX 3050 / 3060 GPU options, features Hurricane Cooling 3.0 with dual 12V large fans, five all-copper heat pipes and four air outlet configurations.+ five all-copper heat pipes + four air outlets for
efficient heat dissipation.

The notebook has WiFi-6 and Bluetooth 5.1 support, range of connectivity options, supports up to three 4K screens at the same time. It has full-size backlit keyboard. The Intel version comes with 180W power adapter and the AMD version comes with a 230W power adapter. We should know battery capacity soon.

Redmi G (2021) Gaming Notebook specifications

  • 16.1-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) display with 144Hz refresh rate, 178-degree wide viewing angle, 100% sRGB color gamut, up to 300 nits brightness
  • Hexa-Core 2.6GHz i5-11260H processor (4.4GHz) with Intel Iris Xe graphics, NVIDIA RTX 3050 GPU
  • Octa-Core 3.2GHz AMD Ryzen 7 5800H  processor (4.4GHz) with AMD Radeon Graphics, NVIDIA RTX 3060 GPU
  • 16GB DDR4 3200MHz RAM, 512GB PCIe SSD
  • Windows 10, upgradable to Windows 11
  • 1MP HD webcam, digital array microphone
  • 1.5mm High Key Professional Backlit Keyboard
  • Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax 2×2 (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1
  • 2 x USB A 3.2 Gen2, 1 x USB 2.0, 2 x USB Type-C (1  x Thunderbolt 4 in Intel), 1 x HDMI, 1x Mini DP 1.4 (5K 60Hz output), 1 x Gigabit Ethernet port
  • 3.5mm audio / mic jack, 2W×2 speakers, 7.1-channel DTS:X Ultra
  • 180W (Intel) / 230W (AMD) charger, 100W USB-PD charging

Pricing and availability

  • Redmi G 2021 i5-11260H/16GB/512GB/RTX 3050—  5699 yuan (US$ 880 / Rs. 64,960 approx.)
  • Redmi G 2021 Ryzen 7 5800H/16GB/512GB/RTX 3060—  6999 yuan (US$ 1,082 / Rs. 79,800 approx.)

These will be available to order from today, September 22nd in China. The Intel version will be available from tomorrow, September 23rd, and the AMD version will go on sale from September 28th.


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