Xiaomi finally unveiled their first notebooks a few minutes ago along with their hot new 10-core smartphone.
Xiaomi’s Windows 10 notebooks are called Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3 and Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 12.5. There was a tiny expectation that the 12.5-inch version would be a 2-in-1 tablet, but unfortunately that is not the case for us tablet fans. But it is still a good notebook, just not a detachable 2-in-1.
So the latest Xiaomi tablets are still the Xiaomi Mi Pad 2, which can be had as either Windows or Android models.
The Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 12.5″ is 12.9 mm thick, weighs 1070 grams, is powered by an Intel Core m3 processor (6Y30), with 4GB DDR3 RAM (1866 MHz), and 128GB SSD storage. The screen is a Full HD screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution. It has a HD front camera, two 1 watt speakers with Dolby, and a 9.5 hour battery life. It also has USB Type-C, complete Wi-Fi cover, and backlit keyboard. The launch price in China is ¥3499.
The larger Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ is 14.8 mm thick, weighs 1280 grams, is powered by an Intel Core i5 processor (6200U) with a Nvidia Geforce GT 940MX GPU with 1GB DDR5 RAM, while it has 8GB DDR3 RAM (2133 MHz), and 256GB SSD storage. This screen is also a Full HD screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution. It has a HD front camera, two 1 watt speakers with Dolby, and a 8 hour battery life (which Xiaomi measured by online video playback). And it too has USB Type-C, complete Wi-Fi cover, and backlit keyboard. The launch price in China is ¥4499.
Xiaomi did push the envelope today in the are that attracts its largest fanbase however, with the unveiling of the Xiaomi Redmi Pro smartphone, a cheap 5.5-inch smartphone packed with a 2.5 GHz MediaTek Helio X25 10-core processor, 1920 x 1080 resolution OLED display, 3GB / 4GB RAM, 32GB / 64GB / 128GB storage, a 4050 mAh battery, a 13MP rear camera, and a 5MP front camera. Xiaomi Redmi Pro will start taking orders on August 6 from ¥1499.
– Tom Bowen