tech2 News StaffJul 26, 2016 15:32:25 IST
Xiaomi is continuously expanding its device portfolio to accommodate more and more consumer electronic devices. The company recently celebrated its two year anniversary in India with a 3-day flash sale event giving their devices at discounted prices. The anniversary celebration will be followed by an event planned by Xiaomi.
It is expected that the company will launch its notebooks at the event along with the Redmi Note 4. However after a number of rumours regarding Xiaomi coming up with a lineup of Notebooks to expand its device range, photos and prices of the device leaked online. The leak was reported by gizmochina.com which showed all metal notebooks being used in the real world.
The notebooks are rumoured to come with Standard and Pro variant where the standard variant will be powered by an Intel Core-i5 processor. It will pack a 256GB SSD and 8GB DDR4 RAM. It will be priced at approximately 3999 Yuan which roughly amounts for Rs 40300, while the pro variant will be powered by an Intel Core-i7-6700HQ coupled with 16GB DDR4 RAM. It will further sport Nvidia GTX 970M 4GB DDR5 graphics card and 512GB SSD storage for high-end performance. The price of Pro variant according to the report is around Rs 67500.
In addition to the rumoured notebooks to be launched tomorrow, Xiaomi launched 'Mi Pen' yesterday. The pen doesn't have any computing tricks up its nib and is a common ballpoint pen instead. It uses an ink jet system which was developed in collaboration with the Swiss PREMEC. PREMEC is a company specialised in modern formulation of inks. The 'Mi Pen' is 9.5mm in diameter with a 0.5mm tungsten tip. The pen will go on sale at approximately Rs 200 in China as reported by HBlog.it.
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