Chinese manufacturing giant, Xiaomi, has established its name in the manufacturing world. This company has recorded good successes with smartphones, wearables, smart speakers, laptops and even clothing. It currently has a series of laptops which includes the Xiaomi Air 12, Xiaomi Air 13, and Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro with fingerprint recognition. However, on March 27th, the company announced its first gaming laptop alongside Xiaomi Mi MIX 2s. When it comes to exceptional gaming pleasure, there are some features that are compulsory and the Xiaomi first ever gaming laptop has all these features and more. It features a 15.6-inch FHD LED display and Intel Core i5-7300HQ processor but there is also an Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor variant. The display is handled by an NVIDIA GeForce GTX1050 Ti GDDR5 GPU. With this combo, gamers would get the full sensation of gaming without any itch or issues. Generally, Xiaomi is known for quality and durable products thus its first attempt at a gaming laptop will definitely be a hit. It is equipped with HDMI output which means that you can always connect this laptop to a larger screen for a more immersive gaming pleasure. This laptop will be arriving soon on Gearbest and you can now place a notice so that you will be informed as soon as it arrives. Let us take a look at the details of this laptop.
Design & Appearance
The Xiaomi Mi Gaming Laptop has a completely rugged look which is different from other Xiaomi laptops. It is packed with hardcore gaming hardware thus nobody expects this laptop to be light. It comes with a dimension of 36.40 x 26.52 x 2.09 cm and weighs about 2.7kg which is about the weight of many gaming laptops. Its body is forged from metal with a smooth and premium finish and the top fuselage has the traditional Mi badge design. It comes with a with a backlit keyboard which enables normal use in the night, when lights are out or low-light situation. There are also 5 programmable gaming keys to make your gaming experience even more comfortable.
Hardware & Performance
The Xiaomi Mi Gaming Laptop is powered by Intel’s 7th generation Core i5/i7 processor. The Intel Core i5-7300HQ Quad Core processor clocks 2.5GHz up to 3.5GHz. This processor is assisted by an 8GB DDR4 2400MHz RAM which can be upgraded to a maximum of 32GB. It has a 1TB hard disk memory with an M.2 SATA 3.0 Hard Disk Interface and a 128GB memory. On the other hand, the while the Intel Core i7-7700HQ Quad Core chip clocks 2.8GHz up to 3.7 GHz. It has a 16GB DDR4 2400MHz RAM which can be upgraded to a maximum of 32GB with a 256GB memory. This ultra-low-voltage platform and quad-core processing unit provide maximum high-efficiency power and its substantial high-bandwidth RAM allows you to smoothly run your games, photos, and video-editing applications, as well as multiple programs and browser tabs all at once. The GeForce GTX 1050 delivers significantly better speed and power efficiency than previous-generation cards. With this, many modern games like Overwatch, Gears of War 4, and Grand Theft Auto V can be played on the highest setting without frame drops.
As we are dealing with a gaming laptop, it requires excellent fanning system. The heat dissipation area is increased by 50%, thanks to the stainless steel used in the grid which provides a 46% larger opening rate. There is also a 3 + 2 large diameter bold heat pipe that increases the thermal conductivity by 25%, while the metal ultra-thin turbine blades help the laptop to reach a maximum speed increased by 20%. There’s also a special TORNADO key that kicks in ultra-fast cooling by dropping the temperature by up to 3-5 degree Celsius within 10 minutes. In addition, this laptop comes with a Li-ion polymer battery which delivers about 4 hours gaming time and 7 – 8 hours standby time.
Display & Sound
The Xiaomi Mi Gaming Laptop is equipped with a 15.6-inch FHD LED display and its multi-screen 4K video output supports two external 4K displays simultaneously. This expands the vision for extreme gaming experience and creates an ideal environment for a pleasant multimedia entertainment. The display has a wide 72% NTSC color gamut and 178-degree wide viewing angle which is further supported by the most incredible and immersive 3D sound experience. It comes with 2x3W speakers supporting world premiere Dolby Panorama Sound and offers high definition sound technology that boosts the audio and video performance of your gaming computer.
Software & Connectivity
The Xiaomi Mi Gaming Laptop comes with preinstalled Microsoft Windows 10 OS which offers more powerful performance and brings you more smooth and wonderful user experience. It sports a Dual Band 2.4GHz/5.0GHz WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac wireless Internet which allows you to connect to the Web while within range of an available wireless network. Other connectivity features include DC jack, 4 USB 3.0, one USB Type-C, a Gigabit Ethernet, and an HDMI interface.
Where To Buy The Xiaomi Mi Gaming Laptop
The Xiaomi Mi Gaming Laptop is now AVAILABLE on Gearbest. The Intel Core i5-7300HQ sells for $1347.29 while the Intel Core i7-7700HQ costs $1419.99