The RedmiBook Air 13 is Xiaomi’s latest compact laptop. Unsurprisingly, Xiaomi has been inspired by Apple again with its latest laptop, although it will only be available in silver with a black display bezel. The company ensures that it adopts a popular aspect ratio of 16:10. The Air 13 comes in two configurations, 8GB + 512GB SSD and 16GB + 512GB SSD. It is currently up for pre-orders in China and will go on sale starting August 17.
RedmiBook Air 13 specifications, features
It has Windows 10 pre-installed on it. It features a 13.3-inch panel that resolves at 2,560 x 1,600 pixels. According to Xiaomi, the display covers 100% of the sRGB color space and can reach 300 nits of peak brightness. It has slim bezels on three sides and a relatively thick chin. There is no webcam on the RedmiBook Air 13. It is powered by the quad-core 10th-generation Intel Core i5-10210Y CPU with a base clock of 1GHz. It comes with up to 16GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 512GB SSD for storage. It’s Graphics is taken care of by Intel integrated graphics chipset.
Beneath the simple exterior of it lies a 41 Wh battery that the company claims can last more than 8 hours depending on the use. The Air 13 measures 297.5 x 212 x 12.99 mm and weighs 1.05 kg. However, Xiaomi has only included two USB Type-C ports and a 35 mm headphone jack.
RedmiBook Air 13 key Specs
- Display: 13.31 inch
- Resolution: 2560 x 1600 pixels
- Touch Screen: NO
- Processor: Core i5
- RAM: 8GB
- OS: Windows 10
- Hard Disk: NO
- SSD: 512GB
- Weight: 1.05 Kg
RedmiBook Air 13 Price
The Air 13 starts at CNY 4,899 (~US$705) in China for the 8 GB and Core i5 model. If you want 16 GB of RAM, then Xiaomi will charge CNY 5,199 (~US$750), while the Core i7 edition retails on Mi.com for CNY 5,899 (~US$850). As of now, there is no information on international availability.