We have laptops with Windows and ARM processors associated with more famous brands such as Microsoft or Samsung. So when the Czech Umax launched its laptop with a processor Snapdragon 7cwe noticed.
With Windows 11, application compatibility on the ARM platform is no longer a major issue. You will run not only 32-bit but also 64-bit applications, and although there are still programs that will not work, they are usually applications closely related to hardware. Common office applications work without major problems.
Umax VisionBook 14WQ LTE
Snapdragon 7c (8 cores, 2.4 GHz) ● Adreno 618 ● 4 GB LPDDR4X ● 14.1 “1920 × 1080, IPS matte, (brightness 260 nits, dE 8.13) ● 128 GB eMMC ● USB-C, USB 3.0, USB 2.0, miniHDMI, audio, microSD reader, SIM card ● 802.11ac 2 × 2, LTE, Bluetooth 5.0 ● 38Wh ● Windows 11 Pro ● 33.2 × 22.3 × 1.8 cm ● 1.3 kg
CZK 7,802 to CZK 8,490
The main attraction to discount 100% compatibility and go the ARM route is lower power consumption and thus longer life, as well as direct support for 4G LTE connections. The performance of the basic ARM processors, where we can include the eight-core Snapdragon 7c used here, but still does not dazzle.
This is simply not Apple with the extra powerful and economical M1 processor at a high price. This is mainly a cheap processor in a cheap body with performance corresponding to the overall low price.
We also know the plastic body from other VisionBooks. There is mainly a large touchpad
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