Chinese manufacturing giant, Xiaomi, has a couple of notebooks to its name and all its notebooks are doing quite well in the market. Some weeks ago, the company released an office notebook which is optimized for gaming. We are talking about the Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro GTX Version. This notebook comes with Intel’s 8th gen. chip and it is dubbed e-sports performance monster.
|Product||Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro GTX 1050 Version|
|Screen||15.6″ FHD (1920×1080)|
|Processor||Intel Core i7-8550U|
|GPU||GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q 4GB memory GPU|
|Storage||256GB PCI-E SSD|
|Network||Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.1
WIFI: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac wireless internet
|Ports||SSD card reader port, 2 x USB 3.0, Gigabit Ethernet port, HDMI port, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm Headset Jack.|
|Battery||4 cell lithium polymer battery|
|Extras||FHD, HD Audio, webcam|
|Launch Price||7499 Yuan ($1091)|
Design & Appearance
The Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro GTX version comes with a full metal reinforced body with a magnesium alloy skeleton. It is super slim and has a body thickness of 16.9 mm. It has a dimension of 36.00 x 24.40 x 1.55 cm and weighs about 2kg which is about the weight of an average laptop. The backlit keyboard retains more function key and it has a 19.5mm anti-touch big key distance. It uses the hyperbolic keycap design so that it can perfectly fit the finger and its 1.5mm rebound height makes it more comfortable.
The Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro GTX version comes with a 15.6-inch Gorilla Glass display with thin bezels (6.52mm thin) which ensures that the screen-to-body ratio reaches 81.5%. It has an NTSC colour gamut of 72%, wide viewing angle of 178 degrees, and it supports high-definition anti-glare. It has a display ratio of 16:9 and a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (FHD).
Hardware & Performance
The Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro GTX version is equipped with an Intel Core i7-8550U coupled with a GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q 4GB memory GPU. This configuration is supported by 16GB of RAM and 256GB PCI-E SSD. The Max-Q’s innovative design injects the power of the GTX 1050 into the slim Xiaomi Notebook Pro which delivers up to 72% more graphics performance than previous generations. At the same time, it comes with an upgraded 4GB of RAM which brings a smoother running experience for professional application and large3D games at 1080p resolution.
All notebooks which are optimized for gaming has one problem, heating. However, for perfect heat dissipation, the Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro GTX version comes with an external expansion body design with four air outlet design, 3+2 enclosed heat pipe and supports the tornado high-speed heat dissipation with one button. This configuration increases the air volume by 38.5% especially with its unique S-shaped turbine metal blades and 12V drive motor.
This notebook comes with a plethora of connectivity options. It is equipped with an SSD card reader port, 2 x USB 3.0, Gigabit Ethernet port, HDMI port, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm Headset Jack. Its fingerprint sensor is superb and it wakes up this notebook in 2 seconds. It is equipped with HARMAN infinity custom speakers and Dolby Atmos for sound effects and they are also equipped with a UHS-II card slot, which is very helpful for video editing.
Where To Buy The Xiaomi Notebook Pro GTX 1050 Version
The Xiaomi Notebook Pro GTX 1050 Version is currently available on Gearbest and Geekbuying. The Geekbuying deal is on “Arrival Notice” so you may have to wait a little while. The Gearbest deal is active for purchase. N/B There are other versions of this notebook, if you need a specific version, leave a comment and we will get the link for you.