Xiaomi, a privately owned Chinese electronics manufacturer and currently the world's largest smartphone maker, has been reported to be working on its first laptop line release, expected to launch Soon
Xiaomi's first notebook is expected to come with a 12.5-inch display and run Windows 10. Initial shipments are likely to reach 400,000-1 million units, the sources estimated.
Back in 2015 Richard Lee, Inventec chairman confirmed that they were making a laptop for Xiaomi. There will actually be 3 sizes of the device: 12.5 inch, 13.3 inch and 15.6 inch.
The biggest version will pack a Full HD screen, Intel Core i7 4th gen CPU, 8 GB of RAM and 2 GB Nvidia GeForce GTX 760M GPU. Windows 10 will be the OS of choice, obviously. Xiaomi’s usual strategy will be in place, undercutting rival MacBooks and Lenovo ThinkPads by tens of dollars, if not hundreds. The same rumors mentioned the price of $470 for the 15 incher