First Windows 11 laptop launches in India

The company has announced the Nokia Purebook S14 laptop with Windows 11 pre-installed. The first laptop to go on sale in India with Windows 11 with a sale on October 3 via Flipkart. The Nokia Purebook S14 has the under Purebook X14 laptop that was launched earlier in the year. It offers the laptop at a starting price of ₹56,999 for the base variant with 8GB RAM, although the 16GB RAM version is yet to reveal its prices. It runs on Windows 11 out of the box. The first laptop to be sold with Microsoft’s new operating system after it was announced back in June 2021. The stable version of Windows 11 is scheduled for October 5 but one can experience it in beta versions already.

This is essentially a mid-range Windows laptop to offer the Purebook S14 with an 11th Gen Intel Core i5 processor with a choice of either 8GB or 16GB RAM. There is a 512GB NVMe SSD storage onboard. The laptop has the Intel Iris Xe graphics solution. It has a 14-inch Full HD IPS display with a Privacy Switch built-in for the webcam.

The laptop weighs 1.4 Kgs and Nokia is offering a limited number of ports onboard. It gets a USB-C full function port and a USB-A port along with an HDMI port. The Nokia Purebook S14 competes with the likes of Xiaomi’s Mi Notebook Pro and Realme Book Slim, both of which rely on 11th Gen Core i5 processors. Nokia also launched a couple of smart TV models in India, including its first QLED TVs in 50 and 55-inch models.

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