Xiaomi may be primarily known for its value-for-money smartphones, but the Chinese technology major makes a lot of other electronic gadgets as well. The company has now launched a new laptop under its Mi Notebook series. Also Read - Xiaomi Mi Watch SE smartwatch teased for India, to bring large circular display and premium designAlso Read - Redmi Smart Band Review: No compromises
Dubbed Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air, the compact laptop features a 12.5-inch Full-HD display. Under the hood, it comes with Intel s seventh-generation Core i5 CPU, paired with 4GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The laptop is about 12.9mm thick. It s also extremely lightweight, weighing just about 1.07kg. Even though there s no word about the laptop s battery capacity, Xiaomi claims that Mi Notebook Air (12.5-inch) can go up to 11.5 hours on a single charge, Gizmochina reports. Talking about connectivity, the Windows 10-based laptop comes with USB Type-C and can even charge through the same port. Also Read - Honor enters gaming laptop segment with Hunter V700
As for the price, Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air (12.5-inch) has been launched in China at RMB 3,999, which translates to a little over Rs 40,000. However, there s no word as to when (or if) the laptop will be launched in other regions around the world.
In related news, Xiaomi Global s VP Manu Kumar Jain had said that in 2019, the company would try to bring more of its gadgets to India, including its Mi Gaming Laptop.
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Launched earlier this year, the Mi Gaming Laptop is powered by Intel s Core-i7 (seventh-generation) CPU, paired with 16GB of RAM. It also comes with Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 1060 GPU for handling graphics. Among other features of the 15.6-inch gaming laptop are Dolby sound, and a total of ten I/O ports.