Apple Macbook Air vs Lenovo Thinkpad X1 vs Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air which one you should buy and Why: After today’s launch of Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air laptop tech savvy are saying that It will give tough competition to Apple Macbook Air. Not only its price is much lesser then all the 3 laptops we compared below but also has 2 times of Storage capacity with much faster discrete Graphics card. Its weight is also much less than other 2 laptops.
One the one hand, Mi notebook air has 256 GB RAM in much lesser price while in much higher price nearly equal to double, Lenovo is providing same storage. We have reviewed Xiaomi Mi Notebook in our last post, must check video review as well. Apple Macbook is available in 2 variants Gold & Silver same as Mi Notebook Air while Thinkpad X1 is available in only one variant.
Macbook is available in 11 & 13 Inch vs Thinkpad X1 in only one screen size of 14 inches vs Mi Notebook Air in 2 variants of 12 and 13 inch.
Apple Macbook Air vs Lenovo Thinkpad X1 vs Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air
|Macbook Air 13 Inch||Thinkpad X1 Carbon||Mi Notebook Air|
|OS Version||OS X El Capitan||
||Windows 10 Home|
|Display||13 Inch||14 inch||12.5 & 13.5 Inch|
|Weight||1.35 kg (2.96 pounds)||2.6 lbs (1209 g)||1.28kg|
||Intel® HD Graphics 520||Discrete graphics card – Nvidia GeForce 940MX|
|Processor||1.6GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 2.7GHz)||Intel® Core™ i7 vPro™ Processor||Sixth generation Intel Core i5 processor|
||Up to 11 Hours (52 WHr)||9.5-hour battery life|
|Memory||8GB of 1600MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory||Up to 16 GB DDR3||
|Storage||128GB & 256 GB PCIe-based flash storage||Up to 512 GB PCIe NVMe SSD||256GB PCIe SSD with 2nd Slot provided.|
|Warranty||one-year limited warranty||1 Year||1 year|
|Price||As low as $999||As low as $1500||$750|
Conclusion – Which one you should buy?
As Mi Notebook is recently launched so there are no reviews of it by the customers. Let sometimes passed and read the users reviews on various e-commerce sites like Amazon or Flipkart (India). Apple has made the trust between laptop users with their elegant design and now others are trying to imitate him. Although Mi notebook price is much lesser then all of three laptops we compared above but the trust factor that Apple gained from its users is bigger.
If you are planning to buy any ultra light weight & thinner laptop in less price then currently you should go for Apple Macbook Air. Thinkpad X1 is very costly and in that price you could get more RAM & Storage capacity Apple MacBook.