Xiaomi has launched the Smart Band 7 in global markets. Alongside its new smart band, the company also launched its first 2-in-1 laptop in Europe. The Xiaomi Book S is currently available in Europe. The 2-in-1 laptop is expected to launch soon in India.
There is no word on the India launch date of the Xiaomi Book S. The company might launch its new laptop at the Smarter Livings 2022 event later this year. While we wait for some more details on that front, here is a quick look at the Xiaomi Book S 12.4-inch 2-in-1 laptop’s price, specifications and other details.
Xiaomi Book S 2-in-1 Laptop: Price
The Xiaomi Book S 2-in-1 laptop has made its global debut in Europe. It is priced at EUR 700 (roughly Rs 57,800). However, as part of early bird offers, the laptop can be bought for EUR 600 (roughly Rs 49,600).
The keyboard cover will cost EUR 150 (roughly Rs 12,400), whereas a regular cover will cost EUR 40 (roughly Rs 3,300). The 65W GaN charger will be provided free of cost for the first two days of the sale, following which, it can be bought for EUR 40.
Xiaomi Book S 2-in-1 Laptop: Specifications and Features
The Book S is the company’s first 2-in-1 laptop. it comes with a 12.4-inch LCD with a 2560 x 1600-pixel resolution. The tablet has fairly thin bezels and comes with a standard 60Hz refresh rate display. It has a 16:10 aspect ratio and 100 per cent DCI-P3 coverage. Xiaomi further claims that the tablet’s 12.4-inch LCD has 500 nits of peak brightness.
The aluminium-magnesium alloy body is 8.95mm thick and weighs about 720 grams. In terms of ports, the Book S has a USB Type-C port, a 3.5mm headphone jack and a microSD card slot. it supports Wi-Fi 5 (ac) and Bluetooth 5.1.
The Book S has a 5MP front camera for video calls and a 13MP rear camera. It comes with two microphones and dual speakers. The 2-in-1 laptop features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 platform along with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. It is claimed to offer 13.4 hours of battery life on a single charge.