The Xiaomi Mi Band lineup, which is highly praised in the fitness accessories segment, has received another new variant with the announcement of the Mi Band 5.
The latest generation model represents a notable upgrade to the already existing versions. The most significant improvements that the Mi Band 5 introduces include a magnetic charging dock, a larger color AMOLED display, and an enhanced fitness tracking. Here is what you should know.
Xiaomi Mi Band Features and Specs
Besides the hardware features, Xiaomi Mi Band 5 arrives with over 100 new animated watch faces and characters from popular animated series, such as Neon Genesis Evangelion, Hatsune Miku, the beloved SpongeBob SquarePants, and Case Closed. There are also some sleek colored bands that match the vibrant watch faces. The upcoming Mi Band is going to be the most popular device so far!
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 flaunts a 1.1-inch AMOLED color touch screen display, AF coating, scratch-resistant glass, and it can show the time, weather, steps, heart rate, activities, and notifications from apps. The device includes a PPG sensor, a heart rate sensor, 11 sport modes, such as indoor cycling, rowing machine, swimming, and more. The Mi Band has, as well, a PAI health analysis and women’s health tracking.
As for the design change, the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 will be the most fashionable and innovative device in the series. The incorporation of a magnetically attaching charging dock is one of the most notable upgrades. It has two electrodes popping out at the bottom of the fitness band. They automatically hook to the charging dock.
Such an upgrade removes the necessity to detach the device from the strap to make sure it charges. There are new dual-toned straps with the band, and they can be removed and change to change the colors.
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 Price Tag and Availability
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 arrives in six colorful straps, such as Blue, Pink, Purple, Green, Black, and Yellow. The fitness tracker has a price tag of 189 Yuan (approximately Rs. 2,025) for the standard model. The NFC variant is priced at 229 Yuan, which is around Rs. 2,455. The sales will start in China on June 18.