Haier is a well known brand for their household electronics ranging from fridges to TVs. But now their range of notebooks have hit Malaysia with prices starting from MYR 1199.
Only two variations are being offered; the Haier S1 and Haier S2. Key specs are as below:
Haier S1 - MYR 1399
The Haier S1 is on the higher end of the range so far. It comes with a thickness of 13.5mm and weighs less than 1kg and comes in a tough steel body with hinge, making it perfect for those in need of mobility. It's powered by 2.60Ghz Intel Celeron N4000 dual-core, 4GB RAM with 128GB SSD (which is why this unit costs more than the Haier S2).
It also has two USB 3.0 ports (one on each side), microSD slot, micro HDMI slot, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. In terms of wireless connectivity it includes Wi-Fi AC and Bluetooth 4.0. Whereas for its screen it has a 13.3-inch Full HD display. In terms of audio it has two sets of 1W speakers
Haier S2 - MYR1199
The Haier S2 is slightly larget, coming with a 14.1-inch Full HD display screen and a thickness of only 16.9mm. Surprisingly, it weighs about the same as the S1. Equipped with a 2.60Ghz Intel Celeron N4000 dual-core, 4GH RAM as well as a 500GB HDD.
It also comes with two USB 3.0 ports (one on each side), microSD slot, micro HDMI slot, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. In terms of wireless connectivity include Wi-Fi AC and Bluetooth 4.0. For audio it has four sets of 1W speakers.
They both have 6W battery which means they have a life expectancy of 6 to 8 hours on full charge. They're both also equipped with a 0.3MP webcam.
Currently the notebooks are being sold through selected distributors so be sure to check the Haier Computer Facebook page for more on where to get your hands on it.