Xiaomi today announced a new smartphone in its K-series lineup, the Redmi K30 (in 4G and 5G variant), at an event in China. Alongside the new smartphone, the company also announced a new laptop. Called the RedmiBook 13, the laptop comes with the 10th-Gen Intel Core i5/i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce MX 250 GPU.
Xiaomi RedmiBook 13: Design and Display
The RedmiBook 13 has a metal body, and it measures in at 17.8mm thick and weighs 1.23 kg. There is a custom wing fan inside the laptop that helps increase the air volume by 25% while also trying to reduce noise by 2dB. It has a 13.3-inch with 1920 x 1080 pixels screen resolution and 4.65mm thick bezels that help it achieve an 89% screen-to-body ratio with a 178° wide viewing angle.
Xiaomi RedmiBook 13: Performance
Under the hood, the RedmiBook 13 comes with either a 1.6GHz Intel i5-10210U or a 1.8GHz Intel Core i7-10510U processor with 2GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce MX250 graphics. It has 8GB of DDR4 RAM, 512GB of SSD storage, and 11 hours of battery life, which the company claims charges up to 50% in 35 minutes. As for other hardware specifications, the laptop comes with a 3.5mm audio jack, 2x USD 3.1 port, 2x speakers, DTS audio, HDMI, WiFi 802.11ac, and Bluetooth 5.0. The RedmiBook 13 runs on Windows 10, out of the box.
Xiaomi RedmiBook 13: Pricing and Availability
The RedmiBook 13 comes in three variants: Core i5 (8GB RAM + 512GB storage + integrated graphics), Core i5 (8GB RAM + 512GB storage + discrete graphics), and Core i7 (8GB RAM + 512GB storage), priced at 4199 CNY (~ 596 USD / 42,308 INR), 4499 CNY (~ USD 639 / INR 45,331), and 5199 CNY (~ USD 738 / INR 52,384), respectively. It will go on sale in China starting December 12.