Xiaomi’s Air Notebook Pro is released with 15.6”, magnesium alloy body – starting from 5599 yuan.
The laptop comes with 8th gen Intel Core processors – there is also Core i5 8250U (dual-core) and Core i7 8550U (quad-core) options as well. It comes with 8GB of RAM and 256GB storage (M.2 PCIe SSD).
There is a dedicated Nvidia GeForce MX150 GPU (2GB VRAM) for graphics. The screen is guarded by Gorilla Glass and boasts 72% NTSC color gamut coverage. There are two fans in a symmetrical cooling system which cools both the processor and the GPU.
The Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro has a full-size backlit keyboard and the keys are spaced 19.5mm apart and have 1.5mm travel distance. The sizable touchpad below the keyboard hides a fingerprint reader.
Connectivity includes – 2x USB-C, 2x USB 3.0, a full HDMI port, an SD card reader and a 3.5mm headset jack. The gigabit Ethernet, Mini DP and VGA are missing, but those can be added with an adapter.
One of the USB-C ports is used for charging and can fill half of the 60Wh battery in 35 minutes
The Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro starts at CNY 5,600 (€710/$860) for the i5 version, the i7 model is CNY 6,400 (€815/$980). If you want 16GB of RAM, you’ll have to part with CNY 7,000 (available only for the i7 model, storage remains 256GB).