Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 5 launched in India
Mi Watch Revolve and Mi Smart Speaker launched alongside
Mi Smart Band 5 to go on sale from October 1 in India
Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 5 has launched in India alongside the Mi Watch Revolve and Mi Smart Speaker during the company's Smarter Living 2021 event. The Mi Band 5 was announced globally back in June, earlier this year and is the successor to the Mi Band 4.
The Mi Smart Band 5 features a colour AMOLED display and is water-resistant for upto 50 meters. It also comes equipped with a set of fitness tracking sensors including heart rate monitoring, sleep tracking and more. Let's take a look at the price, features and availability of the Mi Smart Band 5 in India.
Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 5 price and availability
The Mi Smart Band 5 is priced at Rs 2,499 in India and will be available to purchase from October 1 from Amazon India, Mi India store and Mi Home stores across India. The Mi Smart Band 5 will also be available in offline stores soon.
The Mi Smart Band 5 has replaceable straps that are available in multiple colours including Black, Navy Blue, Teal, Purple and Orange to choose from.
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Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 5 features
Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 5 features a 1.1-inch AMOLED display which is 20% larger than the previous generation Mi Band 4. The fitness trackers come preloaded with more than 65 watch faces and can be paired with up six different coloured straps. The screen also has a one-touch button which can be used to wake up the screen, otherwise, it serves as the back button.
The Mi Smart Band 5 comes with a magnetic charging dock so users will no longer have to take out the tracker from the rubber straps to charge it up every time. The fitness tracker claims to provide 14-day battery life and can be recharged from 0-100% in under 2 hours. In battery saving mode, the tracker can last for upto 20 days on a single charge.
It features 11 professional sports modes including outdoor running, treadmill, cycling, walking, freestyle, pool swimming, elliptical, rowing machine, jump rope, indoor cycling and Yoga. The tracker is also able to monitor running and walking automatically along with data points on pacing, kilometres alerts and heart-rate alerts.
The Mi Smart Band 5 comes with a 5 ATM certification which means that it can survive 50 meters underwater for 10 minutes easily. The fitness tracker also supports 24-hour smart heart rate monitoring by up to 50% increased accuracy and also vibrates alerting wearer of irregular heart-rate.
The Mi Smart Band 5 also comes with 24-hour sleep monitoring which offers 40% improved accuracy over the Mi Band 4 and can monitor your sleeping patterns to create data points that will help you improve your sleeping habits. It can also come in handy for music playback, finding your phone, incoming calls, SMS alerts and more.