This The Huawei MateBook D 15 (53012RUX) shows that you don’t necessarily have to dig deep into your pocket for a good laptop.
The laptop can convince primarily with its high performance and long battery life. The high-quality aluminum housing also scores extra points. The Huawei MateBook D 15 weighs only 1.6 kilograms, which makes it easy to carry. Additionally, the laptop has a speedy 512GB M.2 SSD and a mid-range HD webcam.
There are deductions for display and connections: A matte IPS panel with Full HD resolution (1920×1080 pixels) in 16:9 format and with 264 candelas per square meter ensures that texts, for example, can be read are difficult to read in direct sunlight. The laptop only offers two USB 2.0 Type-A ports and one USB 2.0 Type-C port in terms of connections.
Our verdict at the time of the test
“In the test, the Huawei MateBook D 15 (53012RUX) proves that high-performance notebooks can be found for around 500 euros. The laptop offers a high-quality aluminum casing, shows excellent performance in our benchmarks and also scores with good battery life. However, the equipment set has one or two shortcomings. Among other things, it lacks an SD card reader, a network socket or a Thunderbolt 3 or 4 port. The display could also be better.“