Xiaomi’s new high-end laptop was launched along with two new smartphones in face of the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 and Mi Note 3. All three models grabbed customers’ attention at the first sight. The thing is, each of them comes with certain selling points required by many users. Say, the Mi MIX 2 is a second-gen full-screen smartphone sporting myriads of innovative features. The Xiaomi Mi Note 3 is considered as the larger version of the most powerful Mi phone, the Xiaomi Mi 6. As for the Xiaomi Notebook Pro, this device sports the latest Intel Gen8 Core i5 / i7 processor. Thus it’s one of the fastest notebooks around the globe. Now the Notebook Pro is available for purchase at a price tag of $889.99 after applying the coupon (code: GBAPR105), while the Core i7 (8+256GB) variant is sold for $1099.99 with a coupon (code: GBsale007) and the Core i7 (16+256GB) costs $1199 with a coupon (code: GBsale006).
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There are three versions of this awesome notebook packed with an Intel i7 and i5 chips. This is one of the early notebooks featuring the 8th Generation of Intel Core-i CPUs. This chip is promised to provide 40% improved performance in comparison to the last year’s Kaby Lake chips. Apart of this, the SoC is paired with a dedicated NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics, 8/16GB DDR4 (2400 MHz) memory, 256GB PCI-E / NVMe SSD (dual card slot expandable), and supports dual antenna 802.11ac Wi-Fi. The Xiaomi Notebook Pro’s screen is at 15.6 inches providing Full HD resolution, supporting 72% NTSC color gamut, and coated with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and ultra-narrow bezels. The 8000mAh battery supports 1C fast charge, which means it will be charged by 50% in only 35 minutes.
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The Xiaomi Notebook Pro uses a full metal reinforced, magnesium alloy chassis. There are two air vents on the left and right. So the air circulation has been increased to 40% making the Pro notebook much cooler. The manufacturer has drastically improved the side bezels, 6.52mm. Xiaomi introduces the 2 x fully featured Type-C ports, 2 x USB 3.0 ports, 3-in-1 MicroSD slot, HDMI port, and a 3.5mm audio port, distributed on both sides. Like the new Xiaomi Notebook Air 2017 series, the touchpad integrates a fingerprint reader on the top right side.