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Xiaomi's New $525 Laptop Is Better Than MacBook Air In All Ways

Make side MacBook, you've got the tough competitor. If you are planning to buy a MacBook or an ultrabook for its ultra-mobility and exquisitely fine design, I've got good news for you.

Xiaomi has just unveiled Mi Notebook Air with a complete aluminium body with slim under glass bezels and a majestic minimalistic design. This is the first time Xiaomi is entering into laptop business and it seems like they nailed it quite well.

These thin and light notebooks are available in two variants - one with 12.5-inch screen and another with 13.3-inch screen, available in gold and silver colors. Both versions run on Microsoft Windows.

Read ahead to know more about the specs.

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Xiaomi's New $525 Laptop Is Better Than MacBook Air In All Ways

Xiaomi's New $525 Laptop Is Better Than MacBook Air In All Ways

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The 13.3-inch variant is more powerful one.

The 13.3-inch variant is more powerful one.

It is powered by Intel Core i5 6th Generation processor with a 256 GB SSD and a Nvidia GeForce 940MX graphics card. Xiaomi is claiming that you could even play games like Dota-2 with this graphics card.

The 12.5-inch is the lighter one.

The 12.5-inch is the lighter one.

It has an Intel Core M3 processor, integrated graphics and a 128 GB SSD. Its battery life will totally charge you, according to Xiaomi, it lasts around 11.5 hours on a single charge which is far better than the 13.3-inch variant, which lasts for 9.5 hours.

Both variants are also buckled up with a backlit keyboard.

Both variants are also buckled up with a backlit keyboard.

The 12.5-inch model weighs around 2.36 pounds (1.07 Kg).

The 12.5-inch model weighs around 2.36 pounds (1.07 Kg).

While the 13.3-inch variant weighs 2.82 pounds (1.28 Kg).

While the 13.3-inch variant weighs 2.82 pounds (1.28 Kg).

The cost of smaller model is 3499 CNY, which is around $525.

The cost of smaller model is 3499 CNY, which is around $525.

And, the bigger one costs 4999 CNY which means $750.

And, the bigger one costs 4999 CNY which means $750.

And, its thickness is just 12.9 mm. 

And, its thickness is just 12.9 mm. 

While its bigger sibling has a thickness of 14.8 mm.

Both models have a USB Type-C charging port and two USB slots.

Both models have a USB Type-C charging port and two USB slots.

I already called by my boss to get my next three months income in advance to buy this piece of art. 

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