Xiaomi Launches New 13.3-inch & 15.6-inch Mi Notebook Air Laptops

Senior vice president of Xiaomi, Xiang Wang, speaks at a UK launch event in London
Senior vice president of Xiaomi, Xiang Wang, speaks at a UK launch event in London, Britain, November 8, 2018.
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Xiaomi has already clinched superlative fan following with its enormous range of handsets. Now the company is looking forward to doing the same with other sets of devices as well, particularly with portable computers. Xiaomi just launched two laptops: a  Mi Notebook Air 13.3-inch stunner coupled with another bigger: 15.6-inch Mi Notebook Air. Both have been released in China now and are likely to global soon.

According to Hindustan Times, both the laptops majorly boast the same set of specs and features. Both are powered by same Intel 8-generation Core i3 chipset and both run on Windows 10 Home. The 13.3-inch Xiaomi Notebook Air "comes with full HD resolution with 80.1% screen-to-body aspect ratio and 170-degree viewing angle."

Running on Intel's 8-generation Core i3 chipset, Mi Notebook Air 13.3-inch comes with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB SSD." The device holds "HD front-facing camera and 40W battery. Other key features of the laptop include Bluetooth 4.1, fingerprint sensor, Wi-Fi, and USB Type-C support. The device is priced at CNY 3,999."

As per another report by Gadget 360, the 15.6-inch Xiaomi Notebook Air will boast "178-degree viewing angle. It is also one of the first Xiaomi laptops to come with a separate numeric keypad and has a dedicated calculator button, scroll lock and browser key."

"It has 4GB of RAM and 128GB SSD for storage. It supports 1TB of mechanical hard drive for external storage. Running on Intel's 8-generation Core i3 processor, the laptop comes with a few heat dissipation mechanisms like the double outlet, dual fan and 2+2 heat pipe. Connectivity options include HDMI, USB 3.0, USB Type-C, and Wi-Fi. The laptop will go on sale for CNY 3,399."
Both the laptops are expected to launch as the second priority, in India, soon.

The laptops will go on sale in China by November 11, Sunday. Reportedly the pre-orders for the same has started. The new Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air laptops come with a range of ports as connectivity options. These include a USB 2.0 port, a Gigabit Ethernet port, one HDMI port, two number of USB 3.0 ports, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a set of 3-in-1 card reader.

The laptops will reportedly be available with various colour options as well. Xiaomi Notebook Air can also be Wi-Fi enabled as per requirement of the users. The laptops equip Intel's 2X2 dual-antenna, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.1, and an innovative fingerprint sensor. The interested buyers can place their orders now.

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