Monday, 23 January 2017
Computing Gadgets

Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 with Windows 10 launches on January 26

The Chinese electronics company Xiaomi has announced that it will be releasing the Windows 10 model of its Mi Pad 2 on 26th January. The tablet will be available for purchase in two color choices including Champaign Gold and Dark Grey.

Previously, in November last year, Xiaomi had affirmed the rumors of a tablet in the making. Now, the device is being offered for purchase to the customers.

The Mi Pad 2 by Xiaomi flaunts a capacitive touch screen of 7.9-inches. The display comes with 2048×1536 screen resolution.

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This latest Xiaomi tablet is driven by Atom X5-Z8500 SoC by Intel with a quad-core processor clocked at 2.24GHz. As per the storage specs, the device packs in 2GB of RAM.

The latest Xiaomi slate comes in two built-in memory variants. The internal memory for Windows 10 version is 64GB, however, the users who will opt to go the Android way will have 16GB internal memory available.

It is worth mentioning that both the versions do not support memory expansion which remains one the major drawbacks of this tablet.

In terms of connectivity, the Mi Pad 2 by Xiaomi flaunts WiFi 802.11ac and also supports USB Type C connectivity. In addition, the device features an 8MP rear shooter along with a 5MP front-facing snapper for selfies.

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Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 sports 6190mAh battery backup which is expected to provide approximately twelve hours of video playback. In addition, the Mi Pad 2 design depicts an excellent metal finesse which gives this tablet an elegant touch.

The product will hit the markets with a price tag of CNY 1,299 which is equivalent to Rs. 13500. This cost is quite the same as that of the 64GB Android model. The 16GB variant running windows 10 will set back the users by CNY 999.