FORM OF 2.875% NOTES DUE 2022
FACE OF NOTE
[For Inclusion in a Global
Security only UNLESS AND UNTIL IT IS EXCHANGED IN WHOLE OR IN PART FOR THE INDIVIDUAL SECURITIES REPRESENTED HEREBY, THIS GLOBAL SECURITY MAY NOT BE TRANSFERRED EXCEPT AS A WHOLE BY THE DEPOSITARY TO A NOMINEE OF THE DEPOSITARY OR BY
A NOMINEE OF THE DEPOSITARY TO THE DEPOSITARY OR ANOTHER NOMINEE OF THE DEPOSITARY OR BY THE DEPOSITARY OR ANY SUCH NOMINEE TO A SUCCESSOR DEPOSITARY OR A NOMINEE OF SUCH SUCCESSOR DEPOSITARY.]
2.875% Note Due 2022
PRINCIPAL AMOUNT: US$
CUSIP: 056752 AH1
Baidu, Inc., an exempted company
incorporated in the Cayman Islands (the Company, which term includes any successor thereto under the Indenture referred to on the reverse hereof), for value received, hereby promises to pay to Cede & Co, or registered
assigns, the principal sum of
U.S. DOLLARS (US$ ) (or such other principal amount as shall be set forth in the Schedule of Increases or Decreases in Note attached hereto) on July 6, 2022, or on such earlier date as the
principal hereof may become due in accordance with the provisions of this Note.
Interest Rate: 2.875% per annum.
Interest Payment Dates: January 6 and July 6 of each year, commencing on January 6, 2018.
Record Dates: June 21 and December 21.
Reference is made to the further provisions of this Note set forth on the reverse hereof. Such further provisions shall for all purposes have
the same effect as though fully set forth at this place.