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Xiaomi Mi Pad 4

The Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 is the 4th Mi Pad in the series, this time around it drops the 4:3 Retina screen for a wider 16:10 1920 x 1200 IPS. This is also the first Mi Pad to use a Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset the mid-range 660. The tablet comes with 3GB to 4GB of RAM and 32GB to 64GB of non-expandable storage. It has a rear 13MP camera and front 5MP one. The battery is 6600mAh with a Type-C port and 10W...[Read More]

Xiaomi Mi Gaming Laptop

Xiaomi's 4th laptop is a gaming-focused laptop featuring Nvidia 1050 Ti and 1060 GTX 6GB GPU's and Intel Core i5 7300HQ and Core i7 7700HQ 7th Gen CPU's. The laptop has an RGB backlit keyboard, twin coolers, 3W speakers, 1080p matte 60hz IPS screen and plenty of ports including type-c USB 3.1, display port and HDMI 2.0. It has 8GB of RAM or 16GB of RAM, upgradable to 32GB. A 128GB or 256GB Samsung...[Read More]

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro Vs Mi Notebook Air 13 2018 Comparison

Since I now have both of the Mi Notebook’s with the same configuration, Core i5 8250U’s, 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD’s. Here is a hands-on comparison of both of them. This video comparison covers all the key differences between the two models. And It’s not as straightforward as you might think but they also have some big differences in performance, battery life, screens and ev...[Read More]

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13 (2018) Review

Now the second revision and 3rd model of the Mi Notebook Air 13 by Xiaomi. It’s been updated to the latest quad-core Kaby Lake R CPUs, the Core i5 8250U and the Core i7 8550U. The paint job now in deep grey like the Mi Notebook Pro 15.6″ version and improved cooling to handle the extra heat produced from 2 more cores. Other minor changes like improved keyboard key caps in a new black p...[Read More]

Hands-On With The 2018 Model Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13

Some pleasant surprises with the revised 2018 model of the Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3. I thought it was a simple case of a new CPU and paint job, seems there are a few other tweaks to this latest edition and more refinement. So we now have the much more powerful Kaby Lake R CPU’s in the 13-inch model. Intel’s 8th Gen Core i5 8250U and i7 8550U, these CPU’s have doubled their cor...[Read More]

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro NVMe SSD Bios PCIe Slot x2 To x4 Fix

One of the cons listed in my review of the Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro was the NVMe SSD speed was limited and capped to PCIe x 2 speeds and not x 4 which it should be, well thanks to Ferdinánd for letting me know about this bios fix that will correct the PCIe lane speed to be x4 speed. A user on the Xiaomi forums has posted a bios update that corrects this SSD speed limit and set the port to the correc...[Read More]

Xiaomi Mi Max 2

The Mi Max 2 by Xiaomi is the revised version of the popular Mi Max. A large 6.44" mobile with a 1080p IPS screen that runs Android 7.1.1 with a MIUI 8.2 skin. It's powered by a Snapdragon 625, has 4GB of RAM and 64GB to 128GB of eMMC 5 storage. The mobile has wireless AC 5Ghz, BT 4.2 and GPS/Glonass. A 3.5mm headphone jack, dual loudspeakers and USB Type-C port (USB 2.0). The battery is a very la...[Read More]

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Review – Xiaomi’s Best Yet?

The Mi Note 2 is a dual curved screen mobile from Xiaomi, it’s powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor (Same used in the Mi5S or Google Pixel) 4GB to 6GB of RAM and 64GB to 128GB of UFS 2.0 storage. It also has a 22.5MP Sony IMX318 rear camera with 4k EIS (electronic image stabilization) and an autofocus 8MP front facing camera. The battery is a large 4070mAh, which is good for around...[Read More]

What Next For Review? August 2016

A question I get asked often and I do update the TT twitter account often with this info. Next week I should have the: Xiaomi Notebook Air 12.5″ Core M3. This is looking like a very decent light notebook/ultrabook for light tasks. I’ll be giving this one some good coverage on the YouTube account as I’m quite interested in this possibly replacing my tablets as a larger work unit w...[Read More]

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air – Xiaomi’s New Notebooks.

Xiaomi know for their mobile phones, is now breaking out into notebooks with the Xiaomi Notebook Air. They will be releasing two versions a 12.5″ and 13.3″ both with full backlit keyboards, full HD 1080p screens with edge to edge glass (Fully laminated), type-c and HDMI output. The 12.5″ version is the cheapest model, powered by a Core M3-6Y30 and 4GB of DDR3 RAM. It has a 128GB ...[Read More]

Xiaomi Mi Pad 2

Xiaomi's second-generation Mi Pad, the Mi Pad 2 ditches the Nvidia Tegra ARM chipset for Intel's Atom X5 Z8500 and 2GB of Ram. There's a reason behind this move, the Mi Pad 2 comes in two versions an Android 5.1 MIUI 7 version with 16GB or 64GB and a Windows 10 version with 64GB of storage. Other changes include a full metal unibody housing that is only 6.9mm thin and weighs only 333 grams. The on...[Read More]

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