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[Review] Unboxing and Comparison: Mi Notebook Air 13" vs Macbook Pro vs Macbook Air

2016-09-02 15:49:20
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Hello, all MIUIers... As you know, Mi Notebook 13.3-inches focus on Home, Office and Entertainment and 12.5-inches for Portability. This time, I want to Unboxing and Compare to Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13.3-inches Silver Color which only has one configuration such as Intel Core i5-6200U Processor, DDR4 RAM 8GB 256GB ROM, nVIDIA GeForce 940MX GPU, 13.3-inches 1920p x 1080p IPS Screen, Pre-Installing with Chinese Single Language Windows 10 Home Operating System and Selling at 4999 Yuan with Apple's long-running Laptop line Apple Macbook Pro and Macbook Air. Ok, let's start.

Highlight Specifications:
  • Intel Core i5-6200U, Up to 2.7GHz
  • 8GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB SSD
  • 13.3-inches, Full-HD (1920p x 1080p)
  • 309 by 210.9 by 14.8 mm; 1.28 kg (2.82 pounds)
  • Type-C USB for Charging, 2 x USB 3.0, 1 x HDMI, 3.5mm Audio Port
  • 40Wh Battery, 9.5 hours

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air 13 Inches
Apple Macbook Pro 13 Inches (Retina)
Apple Macbook Air 13 Inches (2016)
CPU Intel Core i5 6200U Intel Core i5 5257U Intel Core i5 5250U
GPU nVIDIA 940MX Intel Iris Pro 6100 Intel HD Graphics 6000
Screen Size 13.3-inches 13.3-inches 13.3-inches
Resolution 1920p × 1080p FHD 2560p x 1600p QHD 1366p x 768p HD+
PPI 166 227 133
Storage 256GB SSD 256GB SSD 256GB SSD
Weight 1.28kg 1.58kg 1.35kg

First, I got this Mi Notebook Air 13-inches with Full Box Package.

And, when I open the box it sealing with cork stopper. Very nice packaging.

In the back of box, we can see this sticker. That is say, Mi Notebook Air 13. And, Intel Core i5 Processor (6th Generation), 8GB RAM/ 256GB SSD, Windows 10 Home Edition, 13.3-inches Full HD Display. Awesome device, Right! :)

Oh! When open the box, here's mine Mi Notebook Air 13-inches Silver Color. How about this? Very cool !

In the box, included. Mi Notebook Air 13-inches Silver, Power Adapter and User guide.

Very cool Mi Notebook Air with USB Type-C Power Adapter. Mi Notebook Air 13 has become 1.464kg weight with Power Adapter. So it has nice portability in view of its design.

It's Mi Notebook Air 13 USB Type-C Power Adapter.

Mi Notebook Air 13 has simple design, and two AKG Custom Speakers on the base, no redundant design. In addition, there is Mi logo at the bottom on it back side of Notebook.

Mi Notebook Air 13-inches uses all metal design with two colors (Gold and Silver). Now, I unboxing test to this Silver one. And, it joined the metal sand blasting process in aluminum body with comfortable holding feel.

Mi Notebook Air 13.3-inches has only 14.8mm thickness which is very light and thin compared with other Notebooks, right now. And, Mi Notebook Air 13 has 13.3-inches OGS screen with 1920 × 1080 FHD screen resolution, and has very high clearness thanks to OGS craftsmanship, and gorgeous color in general.

----- Mi Notebook Air 13 Vs. Apple Macbook Pro 13 -----

----- Mi Notebook Air 13 Keyboard Vs. Apple Macbook Pro 13 Keyboard -----

Mi Notebook Air 13 has very comfortable pressing feeling in the keyboard according to typing for many time.

----- Mi Notebook Air 13 Vs. Apple Macbook Air 13 -----

----- Mi Notebook Air 13 Keyboard Vs. Apple Macbook Air 13 Keyboard -----

Mi Notebook Air 13 have one USB 3.0 Port and USB Type-C port on it right side. USB Type C port to support 1C quick charge, which can charge 50% in half hour with high charging efficiency. And USB Type C specs is USB 3.1 Gen 1, the largest 5Gb/s speed rate.

And, it's Apple Macbook Air 13 right side. It have one USB 3.0 port, SDXC card slot and one Thunderbolt 2.

It's right side of Apple Macbook Pro 13. It have SDXC card slot, HDMI port and one USB 3.0 port.

On the left side of Mi Notebook Air 13 is full-size HDMI port, USB 3.0 port and 3.5mm earphone port.

It's left side of Apple Macbook Air 13. It have one USB 3.0, Audio port, Dual Mics and MagSafe 2 port.

Left side of Apple Macbook Pro 13. It have two Thunderbolt 2, one USB 3.0, Audio port, Dual Mics and MagSafe 2.

For the first time, we need to plug power cable to open Mi Notebook Air. And, it will boot with Mi Logo. Very nice.

Mi Notebook Air 13 come with a full size backlit keyboard, in order to guarantee the beauty of the body, and also uses silver color in key caps with comfortable touching feeling. And, it is also equipped with white keyboard backlight, which causes the ideal visual effect.

It's Apple Macbook Air 13 backlit keyboard.

And, it's Apple Macbook Pro 13 backlit keyboard.

Xiaomi also provides USB Type-C multi-function Adapter it has one USB 3.0 port, one HDMI port and one USB Type-C port. Very useful accessories devices for both Mi Notebook Air.

USB Type-C adapter, we can let Mi Notebook Air 13 to have at most 2x HDMI output, 3x USB 3.0 output, and USB Type-C output. Very nice !

{:7_240:} Special Thanks to All. All photos is taken by Mi 3. {:7_246:}

Regards and Thanks
Than Dana
MIUI Moderator
Xiaomi MIUI Official Forum
2016-09-02 15:49:20
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wow, very nice !

2016-09-02 16:32:05
This post was edited by feds64 at 16:58, Sep-02-2016

Awesome review, Bro! Nice comparison with Mac Air...
2016-09-02 16:42:03
Nice review
2016-09-02 16:59:07
2016-09-02 17:04:57
Excellent review
2016-09-02 18:01:23
Uang 5rb dapet apa ya?
ah sudahlah yang penting gak punya hutang. hahaha
Awesome review,, thanks
2016-09-02 18:02:42

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2016-09-02 19:11:27
Awesome. Thanks
2016-09-02 19:19:34
Macbook is better choice
2016-09-02 20:35:29

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macbook is costly
2016-09-02 21:43:05
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