Xiaomi has announced its first laptop series: Mi Notebook Air. The series contains two models including 12.5″ and 13.3″. Both models deliver charming looks along with two optional colors. Want to know more about the laptops? Let’s continue reading.
Similar with many ultrabooks, the two Mi Notebook Air models show off an ultra lightweight and slim profiles. The 12.5″ model measures 292 x 202 x 12.9mm, weighs 1.07kg, while the 13.3″ model measures 309.6 x 210.9 x 14.8mm, and weighs 1.28kg. Both notebooks feature all-metal unibody design, which brings charming, modern, minimalistic style in addition to solid and lightweight construction.
The Mi Notebook Air 12.5″ is designed to offer a mobile office with its lighter and slimmer body. The laptop is powered by Intel Core m3-6Y30 up to 2.2GHz processor with integrated Intel HD Graphics 515 and comes with 4GB LPDDR3 RAM, 128GB SATA SSD and 12.5″ FHD display with 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution and 170-degree view of field, so you can use it to deal with various tasks like editing documents, modifying pictures, watching videos, playing games and more, and its 37Wh battery pack offers up to 9.5 hours of online video playback between charges.
The 13.3″ Mi Notebook Air features higher performance with its Intel Core i5-6200U up to 2.7GHz processor, NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics, 8GB DDR4 RAM, and 256GB SSD as well 13.3″ FHD display, so it’s able to handle those hardcore video games, graphic design and various heavy duties, and its 40Wh battery pack offers up to 8 hours of online video playback on a single charge.
Moreover, both models also have Bluetooth 4.1, reserved room for second SSD, webcam, USB-C port, USB 3.0 port, HDMI output and 3.5mm audio jack. In addition, the backlit keyboard with 1.3mm key travel and 3nit brightness brings you a comfortable typing feeling, and the glass touchpad is designed to freely control the cursor and deliver multiple gesture control methods in pre-loaded Microsoft Windows 10 Home.
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3″ will set you back $999 USD, and the 12.5″ model costs $699 USD. Both models comes in two colors: silver and gold. If you’re interested, jump to Xiaomi for its more details. Update: the laptop has been available on eBay starting from $594.82 USD.