Xiaomi introduced its new fitness tracker Mi Band 5 at a launch occasion in China. The brand new fitness tracker comes with vital upgrades over its predecessor, the Mi Smart Band 4. The brand new features embody a bigger display, extra sports activities modes, higher heart rate measurement, and extra.
Mi Band 5 Particulars
The good band has a 1.1-inch AMOLED display which is 20% greater than that of its predecessor. There are a number of watch faces to select from, and what makes it higher is the power to customise what shall be displayed on the display.
The fitness tracker now supports 11 sports activities modes together with home workouts similar to indoor biking, elliptical, yoga, rowing machine, and jump rope. Xiaomi says the Mi Smart Band 5 will automatically monitor your jumps and can display the duration, the variety of jumps, and the full energy burnt whereas utilizing a skipping rope.1 of 4
Xiaomi says the PPG heart rate sensor is now as much as 50% extra correct than that of the final era. Sleep monitoring has additionally been upgraded because the Mi Smart Band 5 helps 24-hour sleep monitoring together with REM sleep and afternoon naps. The latter simply rolled out to a couple Amazfit smartwatches just a few weeks in the past.
Different features of the good band are stress management, deep breathing, and the much-awaited menstrual cycle tracking which tracks the month-to-month cycle of the consumer. One other key function added to the device is “camera remote” which lets you use the Mi Smart Band 5 to function a distant shutter button for the camera in your phone. The battery life is 14 days and there’s a new magnetic charger that doesn’t require you to take away the strap earlier than charging.
The Mi Smart Band 5 will sell for €39.99 and its straps can be found in six colours. There may be additionally an early chook value of €34.99. Xiaomi didn’t say when it will likely be out there for purchase, so you’ll have to examine your local Mi.com or Mi Home store.