Is it possible to buy a better laptop for $800 than the Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro? Until now, it seemed completely impossible, and the Chinese manufacturer proudly held the crown of the most profitable model in this segment. And here comes DERE TBOOK T11, all in black and with a touchbar, and says hello to the goose. If I returned to Windows, it is possible that I would buy it myself. DERE TBOOK T11 is a cheap laptop with Core i7, 16 GB RAM, and even 1 TB disk. It also has a touchbar above the keyboard and at this price, it is even better than the Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro.
The Dere TBook T11 has an all-metal chassis, precisely in magnesium-aluminum subjected to 46 machining processes (including CNC precision), ideal for ensuring strength, lightness (1.5 kg), and contributing to heat dissipation. The Dere TBook T11 notebook reveals, between slender bezels (5 mm), a 15.6-inch LCD display, resolved in FullHD (1920 x 1080 pixels), with an aspect ratio of 16: 9 and a screen-to-body of 87%, benefited from an excellent (178 °) viewing angle, capable of folding 180 ° thanks to the hinge (so as to rest on a flat surface for a practical sharing of what it displays), surmounted by an HD webcam (0.3 megapixels).
In terms of hardware, Dere TBook T11 comes with an 11th generation Intel processor. The latter takes the forms of the quadcore (from 2.8 to 4.7 GHz in Turbo boost) with eight threads the 7-1165G7; made at 10 nanometers, and combined with an integrated Intel Iris Xe GPU. In addition, the expandability is ensured for the RAM (DDR4) from 16 GB and the storage SSD (M.2) to 512 GB. Animated by Windows 10 Pro; but with Win 11 fully supported, the device is operational for about 7 hours thanks to the 45.6 Wh battery.
In front, a full-size backlit keyboard operates, with a numeric pad on the side and; at the top, a touch strip with touch shortcuts (also to adjust the volume and brightness); to frame the keyboard, with two units at the top and two on the sides, there are 4 stereo speakers. Along the perimeter of the machine body; there are several input-output ports, such as a combo jack for headphones and microphone, an SD card reader; an RJ45 for Ethernet (however, Bluetooth and dual-band Wi-Fi are present), a mini HDMI, the input for the power supply; a USB Type-C and two USB 3.0 (one on each side).
The DERE TBOOK T11 stands out for its narrow screen frames, it’s metal chassis, backlit keyboard with a touch bar on the top with shortcuts to different functions, and a screen hinge that allows it to be opened up to 180º. The new DERE TBOOK T11 laptop can be purchased from Banggood at $799.99 in all its versions on sale and with free shipping in Flash Sale.