Smart bracelet Xiaomi Mi Band 2 officially presents: OLED display, 20 days of battery life, price $20
Xiaomi has officially unveiled fitness band Mi Band second generation. The device has replaced the popular fitness tracker Mi Band and Mi Band 1S.
Original Mi Band debuted about two years ago — in July 2014. The device immediately gained high popularity due to affordable price of $13. In November last year, Xiaomi announced the Mi Band model 1S, which in addition to the listed opportunities were very popular tool — the heart rate monitor. The price has risen to $15.
And now, the debut of the Mi Band 2. The main difference between the tracker’s second generation is the emergence of OLED-display with a diagonal of 0.42 inch. So now for viewing collected metrics the users don’t need to sync with a smartphone and launch the app. In addition, the screen may display current time, that is, the tracker can play the role of a wristwatch.
According to the statement of Xiaomi smart bracelet improved pedometer algorithm and the definition of the pulse. Like its predecessor, the Mi Band 2 protected against dust and water according to IP67 standard. With a weight of about 7 g the device has a powerful battery 70 mAh, which provides up to three weeks in standby mode. To other devices the bracelet is connected by a second-generation Bluetooth 4.0.
Other features inherited from 1S Mi Band: this is the possibility of calculating heart rate, a function of sleep monitoring, notifications from your smartphone and the ability to unlock the mobile device.
The main module Mi Band 2 is made in black, and silicone straps will be offered in various color options. Sales will start June 7: the cost of the bracelet will be around $20.