Xiaomi Mi Band 5 Launched, Will Start Retailing From July 20

mi Smart Band 5

Xiaomi Mi Band 5 comes with an AMOLED display panel with 11 sport modes and 5ATM water resistance features. This band features 14 days of battery life.

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has launched the Global Edition of its Mi Band 5. The company introduced its fitness band at the Ecosystem Product Launch Event. This fitness band has now launched in the UK for a price of 39.99 EURO (approx Rs. 3,428). This fitness band comes with an AMOLED display panel, 11 sport modes, and 5ATM water resistance features. In this, users also get 14 days of battery life. However, the company has not provided NFC support and SpO2 in the global variant.

Xiaomi has also launched Redmi 9, Redmi 9A, Redmi 9C, and Mi Curved Monitor in its Ecosystem Product Launch Event. Xiaomi will make this Fit band available for pre-order from July 20. Talking about the features of Mi Band 5, it comes with a 1.1-inch AMOLED panel. The resolution of its display is 126 x 29 pixels. It comes with 16-bit depth color and a maximum brightness of 450 nits.

mi Smart Band 5 Color

Apart from this, it has a PPG heart rate sensor, a 3-axis accelerometer, and a 3-axis gyroscope. This fitness tracker comes with a 24-hour heart rate and sleeps monitoring system. It also has 11 sports modes. This fitness tracker comes with the 5ATM WaterProp. To give it power, a 125mAh battery has been given. According to the company’s claims, its battery back-up is 14 days. This fitness band comes with Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity features.

The smart wearable graces a 1.1-inch AMOLED display, instead of a 0.95-inch screen seen on its predecessor Mi Band 4. It brings 14-days of battery life and 11 exercise modes including elliptical, running, jump roping, yoga, rowing, cycling, and rope. It further gets a heart rate sensor and a Health mode, which helps female users track their menstrual cycle.

mi Smart Band 5 Display

The smart band also features a built-in microphone to enable voice commands and the Personal Activity Intelligence (PAI) Activity Index to help its users track and understand fitness activity. Users can check their notifications, text, get weather updates, and control music straight from the Mi Band 5.

50 m water resistance:

The 50 m water resistance is based on standard GB/T 30106-2013 and has been tested by the China National Horological Quality Supervision and Testing Center. Water-resistance report numbers: Mi Smart Band 5: QT2003010. The water resistance rating is 5 ATM (equivalent to a depth of 50 m underwater), allowing the device to be worn while showering and swimming, but not in saunas or when diving.

mi Smart Band 5 Display

24-hour smart heart rate monitoring

Notice anything out of the ordinary, comprehensive upgrades to algorithms and hardware have improved monitoring accuracy by up to 50% for forms of exercise with irregular movements such as cross country running, climbing, hiking, and so on. Comes vibrating reminders when your heart rate is unusually high.

Lingraj Sahu
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