Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 5 with 1.1-inch AMOLED color display, 11 workout modes, 24-hour sleep tracking launched in India for Rs. 2499

Xiaomi just launched the Mi Smart Band 5, the company’s latest smart band in India, as it had promised.  It has a 1.1-inch AMOLED color touch screen display, which is 20% bigger than the predecessor so that it can display more characters, has customized band faces. It has 11 sports modes and is also 5ATM water resistant so that you can take it for swimming under 50 meters.

Xiaomi has finally enabled 24-hour sleep monitoring, including quick naps, REM deep sleep, irregular and sporadic sleep patterns, and rapid eye movement monitoring features. Sleep monitoring accuracy feature is improved by 40% and the heart rate monitoring of irregular movements boasts up to 50% improvement.

It has also added stress monitoring, breathing training, PAI (Personal Activity Intelligence), which is available in Amazfit products, women’s health tracking such as menstrual cycle prediction function paired with a vibration alert and phone camera shutter feature without any app. It promises up to two weeks of battery life with normal use and three weeks with long battery mode and comes with new magnetic charging cable.

Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 5 specifications

  • 1.1-inch (126 x 294 pixels) AMOLED 24bit color touch screen display with up to ≥450 nits brightness, 2.5D  scratch-resistant glass, AF coating
  • Shows time, steps, heart rate, activities, weather forecast, notifications from apps, calls and more
  • Music control, Camera control
  • Photoplethysmography (PPG) / Heart rate sensor
  • 24-hour sleep tracking, automatic activity detection, Sedentary reminder
  • 11 sports modes (outdoor running, walking, cycling, indoor running, swimming, exercise, indoor cycling, elliptical machine, skipping rope, yoga, rowing machine)
  • PAI health analysis, Women’s health tracking: Menstrual cycle,
  • Tri-axis Accelerometer + Tri-axis Gyro, Capacitive Wear Monitoring Sensor, Pressure assessment, Breathing training, Remote shutter control
  • 5ATM (50 meters) water resistant
  • Bluetooth 5.0 LE
  • Dimensions: 47.2 x 18.5 x 12.4mm; Weight: 11.9g
  • 125mAh battery with up to 14 days of battery life in typical mode, 20 days in long battery mode

The Mi Smart Band 5 comes in Black colour, is priced at Rs. 2499 and will be available from Amazon.in, Mi.com starting from October 1st at 12PM and will soon be available from Mi Home stores and other retail stores. It will sell straps in Black, Navy Blue, Teal, Purple and Orange colours.

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