Well, it might not be perfect, but the BMAX Y13 is one of the best Gemini Lake N4100 laptops I’ve reviewed and I’ve seen a fair few now. The 13.3″ fully laminated IPS screen is 380 nits bright with a 74% Adobe RGB color space, touch response is accurate without delay and the hinge is 360-degrees so you can convert this into a 1.2-kilo tablet.
Overall one of the best yet, so much so that the BMAX Y13 gets a big thumbs up from me, It now sits in my studio as my secondary PC for light tasks, downloads, apps, Chrome and Youtube use when I don’t need a powerful noisey Core i7. A great screen, 8GB of dual-channel RAM, great keyboard, touchpad and top battery life means it’s going to be the Chinese sub $400 laptop to bet. Below is my full detailed review with my rating and full Pros and Cons.
BMAX might be new, but they are a brand to watch and definitely doing things right using the same ODM as Teclast and Chuwi! The BMAX Y13 is $359 here at Gearbest with coupon GBBMAXY13
03:15 – SDD & Internals 04:54 – Unlocked bios 05:27 – Ports 06:36 – Keyboard & touchpad 08:03 – Windows & benchmarks 10:23 – Display & Colour space 11:29 – Audio & sample 12:17 – Real-world performance 14:31 – Gaming and thermals 15:14 – Linux Mint test 15:32 – Recap with Pros & Cons