At Xiaomi’s big year end launch, they announced the slim Mi Pad 2 tablet with an Intel processor that can run Windows 10. Keep reading for the first photos of the Windows version and more details.
When Xiaomi announced the Mi Pad 2 they were all about how much lighter and thinner that tablet is, the fact that it can run Windows 10 wasn’t really shouted about too much, which was a bit of a surprise.
Now, a day after the launch we learn a few more details about the Windows version of the Xiaomi tablet. Apparently the Mi Pad 2 with Windows will be available to purchase at an unspecified later date. The Windows version will come with 64GB as standard and will NOT run Android out of the box.
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This is not to say that the Window’s version of the Mi Pad 2 cannot run Android (or vice versa for that matter) just that it will only support one operating system at a time. With this information now known we can stop hoping for a dual-boot Android/Windows tablet from Xiaomi, but it should also mean that anyone buying the Android version now should have the option to flash Windows at a later date.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 Windows 10 gallery
The Android version of the Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 is on pre-order now from Shop.GizChina.com.