Xiaomi is one of the biggest names when it comes to the production and distribution of smartphones but the company has it hands in almost of every business model from making and selling bikes to drones.
Accused countless times to be an Apple wannabe – Due to similarities in the artistic design of the phones being very similar to that of the Cupertino company’s well-known iPhone mobile brand.
For a long time, Xiaomi has teased its avid costumers with the arrival of the Mi Notebook Air which was eventually released about three weeks ago.
The slim looking laptop comes in two different variants differentiated by the screen size as one features a 13.3-inch display while the other has a 12.5 version. The notebooks adhere to a lot of resemblance with Apple’s MacBook line of laptops albeit with a slightly better battery capacity.
Xiaomi uses premium hardware for its Mi Notebooks that is why the laptops carry some eye-popping price tags.
If you are looking to get your hands on the 12.5-inch variant of the laptop but are a little discouraged by the mammoth price tag, online retailer Banggood is selling the laptop at a discounted price of $609 with the coupon code book12 on checkout when ordering.
The device features a 128GB of SSD for storage but comes with an extra SSD slot for additional space. It has 4GB of RAM and a 47W battery capacity with which you can achieve up to 11.5h of usage time.
Other features include IPS OGS display with 1080p resolution and edge-to-edge protective glass, a USB Type-C port, USB 3.0 port, HDMI and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Two custom AKG speakers offer great sound quality and support Dolby Digital surround sound.
Finally, the only 1.07Kg machine is powered by an Intel Core M3 processor clocked at 1.51GHz that goes up to 2.2GHz on turbo mode.