Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 12.5 (2019) With 8th-Gen Intel Processors Launched In China

On: March 27, 2019

Xiaomi has launched a refreshed variant of Mi Notebook Air. The upgraded Mi Notebook Air comes with the latest 8th-Generation Intel processor. Let’s take a look at what the laptop offers out of the box:

Technical Specifications:

The Mi Notebook Air sports an all-metal chassis without any brand logo on the device. It has a thin profile of 12.9mm and is quite lightweight,  tipping the scales at 1.07 kg. The laptop is available in two colour choices – Gold, & Silver. On the display front, the Mi Notebook Air features a 12.5-inch full HD display. The laptop is equipped with Harman Kardon speakers supported by DTS surround sound for enhanced audio experience. The keyboard is also backlit which aids in working under dimly-lit environments.

Under the hood, the Mi Notebook Air is available in three configurations. The base model comes with an M3 processor coupled with 4GB RAM and 128GB SSD storage. There is also a 256GB SSD storage variant of the M3 chipset. The higher model is equipped with the 8th-Gen Intel Core i5 processor. It packs 4GB RAM and offers 256GB storage in the form of SSD.

The Mi Notebook Air 12.5 (2019) comes with fast charging support and can charge up to 50 percent levels in 35 minutes. Connectivity options on the device include a USB Type-C port, USB 3.0, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The laptop runs Windows 10 OS out of the box.

Pricing & Availability:

The base model of Mi Notebook Air 12.5 (2019) is priced at CNY 3,599 (roughly Rs 38,400). The 256GB storage variant costs CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs 42,700). The Core i5 model carries a price tag of CNY 4,299 (roughly Rs 45,900).

As for availability, the laptop is up for reservations and will go on sale starting March 28th in China.

Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.