Ready your wallets: The 1050Ti version Xiaomi Gaming Laptop finally goes on Sale
Superb build quality and solid specs makes this a strong contender in the gaming laptop arena.
The base model version of the Xiaomi Gaming Laptop finally goes on sale after being available via pre-order on May 9th. This variant features a combo of Intel i5 processor and GTX1050 Ti. It’s higher-specced sibling was released last March came with an Intel i7 processor with an NVIDIA GTX1060 video card.
This 1050Ti version of the Xiaomi Gaming Laptop goes on sale for 5999 yuan, or roughly $955. So what do you get for price? Let’s start with the build. It comes in a stainless steel body in dark gray metal finish. At 20.9 mm thickness, it’s not necessarily ultrabook-svelte but still manages to look sleek even with a bit of heft. Its screen comes in at 15.6 inches and features 1080p resolution. The side bezels (81% screen ratio) are thin enough to keep it up to speed with current generation premium laptops.
Under the hood, it packs the aforementioned Intel i5 chip (7th gen) with the GeForce GTX1050Ti combined with 8GB of DDR4 RAM, a 128GB SSD, and 1TB hard drive. And while it would have been great if they could have slapped in the latest 8th gen Intel chips, this version still packs a punch and offers plenty of performance for the price. As for ports, it comes with 4 USB 3.0 hubs, one USB-type C, Gigabit Ethernet, audio jack, and an HDMI port.
Since it’s body is made of metal, it managed to keep heat levels at a minimum. This tremendously helps with performance since gaming laptops are naturally going to be under stress due to its heavy load. We’re happy to report that this gaming laptop gets a 25 percent boost in thermal conductivity thanks to the the material used and turbine blade action that runs to its max capacity by using a dedicated TORNADO key. This key is unique to Xiaomi Gaming Laptops and allows increased heat dissipation during intense gaming.
This base model version of the Xiaomi Gaming Laptop offers plenty of performance at a reasonable price. This, plus the excellent cooling solution and sleek looks give more expensive laptop brands a run for its money.
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