Aldi: Inexpensive & chic notebook for home office and everyday use
Aldi sells from 29.9. a notebook with which you can easily do most of your everyday work. At an exciting price.
Aldi: Inexpensive notebook for the home office and everyday life
Aldi will sell the Medion Akoya E15412 (
here at Aldi Süd
here in the Aldi online shop
). The notebook is primarily intended for working in the home office and on the go, as the manufacturer Medion explains.
Display, CPU, memory
The Medion Akoya E15412 with its 15.6-inch (39.6 cm) Full HD IPS screen (1,920 x 1,080 pixels) is powered by an Intel Core i7-1165G7 processor. The graphics chip is integrated into the CPU: This is Intel Iris Xe graphics. A 512 GB PCIe SSD is used as storage space, and the main memory is a respectable 16 GB (DDR4).
Online conferencing and privacy protection
An HD webcam, microphone and two loudspeakers are installed for video conferences and video telephony as well as for chatting. With the privacy mode switch, you can completely disconnect the webcam and microphone from the laptop’s power circuit if necessary.
case and keyboard
The aluminum housing gives the notebook a classy look. With a weight of 1.78 kilograms, the 35.9 x 1.99 x 24 cm notebook should be easy to carry. According to the manufacturer, the battery life is up to eight hours. That’s almost enough for a working day. The backlit keyboard allows you to work even in the dark.
Windows 11 Home is used as the operating system. Microsoft 365 and McAfee LiveSafe come preinstalled with a 30-day trial. Three months of free Xbox Game Pass Ultimate is also included in the price (an odd extra for a home office laptop). After that, you have to renew the subscription for a fee if you want to continue using it.
price and availability
The Medion Akoya E15412 is available from September 29, 2022 for 699 euros
at Aldi Sud
in the Aldi online shop
in our price comparison
shows that similar notebooks with a 15.6-inch monitor and a similar processor cost significantly more. Especially if you are looking for notebooks with 16 GB of RAM.
Also on Amazon
you usually pay more for comparable notebooks. So the Aldi offer is really good.
Technical data in detail
Intel Core i7-1165G7 processor with Intel Iris Xe Graphics (2.80 GHz, up to 4.70 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, 4 cores, 8 threads & 12 MB Intel Smart Cache)
39.6 cm (15.6″) FHD display with IPS technology and a resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels
512GB PCIe SSD
16 GB DDR4 memory with 3,200 MHz
Privacy mode switch
3 cell Li-Polymer battery with a battery life of up to 8 hours (the battery is permanently installed)
Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 with integrated Bluetooth 5.1 function
Integrated HD webcam and microphone
Card reader for microSD memory cards
1 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-C with DisplayPort function – and charging function
1 x USB 2.0 Type A
1 x HDMI out
1 x Power Adapter Port
1 x audio combo connection (mic-in & audio-out)
scope of delivery