At the Smarter Living 2022 virtual event, Xiaomi finally introduced the Mi Smart Band 6. The successor to the Mi Smart Band 5 introduced last year, the Mi Smart Band 6 packs a bigger AMOLED touch display and comes with health monitoring features, including heart rate monitoring and SpO2 measurement, among others. While the Mi Smart Band 5 was launched in India for Rs 2,499, the new Smart Band 6 is listed for Rs 3,499. Xiaomi has also unveiled the next-generation Mi TV 5X series in three variants for the Indian market.
Talking of the specifications of the newly launched products, the Mi Smart Band 6 comes with a 1.56-inch AMOLED display, which is larger than the display of Mi Band (5 1.1-inch). The display carries a 326 PPI pixel density with 450 nits of peak brightness and an anti-fingerprint coating.
Other features of the Mi Band 6 include 24×7 heart rate and blood oxygen (SpO2) monitoring support, sleep tracking, 30 sports modes to auto-detect activities such as walking, running, indoor treadmill, and cycling, OS compatibility, Bluetooth 5.0, PAI, female health-tracking, camera remote shutter and stress monitoring. The band supports Android and iOS devices, measures 47.4 x 18.6 x 12.7mm, and weighs 12.8 grams.
The band comes with a 125 mAh battery that, as per the company, offers up to 14 days of battery life on a single charge. The band offers 5 ATM water resistance and has a magnetic port for clip-on and clip-off charging. It comes with six strap color options: Black, Orange, Yellow, Olive, Ivory, and Blue.
Customers can buy the band from any of the Mi channels or on Amazon starting 30 August. Existing Mi Band users will get Rs 500 off on the purchase.
On the other hand, the Xiaomi Mi TV 5X series comes in three size variants: 43-inch, 50-inch, and 55-inch. These variants come with a 4K panel with 3840 × 2160-pixel resolution and HDR10+ and Dolby Vision support. Each of them has a different screen-to-body ratio. While the 43 and 50-inch TVs have a nearly 96 percent ratio, the 55-inch variant sports a 96.6 percent ratio. The 43-inch model is accompanied by a 30 W speaker system, while the 50 and 55-inch models have a 40 W speaker system. The dual speakers on the models support the Dolby Atmos format.
The Vivid Picture Engine 2 feature in the Mi TV 5X improves saturation levels. It comes with a photoelectric sensor for the Adaptive Brightness feature that adjusts the TV’s brightness with the brightness in your home environment. It also comes with premium metallic bezels, a one billion color view, and a Reality Flow MEMC engine.
The new Mi TV 5X is listed at Rs 31,999 for the 43-inch model, while the 50-inch model is listed for Rs 41,999 and Rs 47,999 for the 55-inch model. It will be available on Mi.com, Mi Home, Mi Studio, Flipkart.com, and Croma stores, starting 7 September at 12 pm.