Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Last time we did a disassembly teardown review for the 12.5 inches Xiaomi Notebook Air, and we get quite a few inquiries on if we can do one for the 13.3 inches Xiaomi Notebook Air. So here is what we get for those who want to see what’s inside the 13.3″ Xiaomi Notebook Air and figer out the differences inside them.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3 inch notebook is powered by Intel’s sixth-generation Core i5-6200U processor, Nvidia GeForce GT940MX discrete graphics card, 8G DDR4 memory, 256G SSD, and 13.3 inches 1080P Full HD display.

Remove eight screws from the bottom case.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Xiaomi Notebook Air uses hexagonal screw. Texture chosen is a relatively nice.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

There is a screw under the rubber foot.
Remove the rubber foot and remove the screw.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Now start to pry the bottom case with a guitar pick or plastic card.
Slide the pick by the edges until remove the bottom case completely.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3"
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″

Here’s Xiaomi Notebook Air 13 bottom case.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Thermovent on the bottom case

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Speaker wire mesh cover

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

When the bottom case was removed, you can access the battery, SSD, speaker, heat sink and cooling fan.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

The battery is produced by Korean company LG, rated voltage of 7.6V, the rated capacity of 5107mAh, 39Wh, charging limit voltage is 8.7V, the battery life of more than five hours.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Battery connector

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

We can see the right side of the touchpad with the laptop assembly date.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13’s speaker modules

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Xiaomi Air 13 comes with a Samsung PM951 MZ-VLV2560 256GB PCIe SSD.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Xiaomi Air 13 also provides a M.2 SATA SSD slot. Users can upgrade the SSD easily.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Heat sink and cooling fan assembly

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Xiaomi Air 13’s heat sink only with a single copper pipe.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

The cooling fan comes from Taiwan FCN.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Thermovent

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 wireless card, the card is soldering on the motherboard.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Xiaomi Air 13 powered by an Intel Core i5-6200U Processor and integrated an Intel HD Graphics 520.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Nvidia GeForce GT940MX discrete graphics card with 1GB video memory

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Here’s Xiaomi Notebook Air 13 motherboard.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Under the motherboard, you can get access to the keyboard and touchpad.

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Touchpad module

Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3" Disassembly Teardown Review
Xiaomi Notebook Air 13.3″ Disassembly Teardown Review

Video cable

Xiaomi Notebook Air is available at GearBest – one of the best places to shop from China.

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