Xiaomi – Chinese phone maker, has officially announced its latest fitness and sleep tracker in the Mi Band family. Dubbed the Xiaomi Mi Band 2, it comes with some different features than existing models – the Mi Band and the Mi Band Pulse. The new Mi Band 2 fitness tracker packs 0.42-inch OLED display. It will show the time, steps and also heart rate when users tap the button below the display.
This smartband is also allowing users to set it and show time or steps when they are lift the band. Compared than previous version, the 2nd-generation Xiaomi Mi Band has upgraded pedometer algorithm for more accurate heart rate tracking. Thus, it is also gathering better fitness and sleep data. New Xiaomi Mi Band 2 fits IP67 ratings for water resistance, which is similar to the first two Mi Bands.
Coming in a new wristband design, the Mi Band 2 is made of more skin-friendly material and also important, doesn’t slip out of your hands easily. Xiaomi says that it is able to you set customized alerts to nudge you to move, in case, you are sitting in a place for a long period of time.
Xiaomi Mi Band 2 specifications
- 0.42-inch OLED display with scratch-resistant glass, anti-fingerprint coating shows time, step and heart rate
- Photoplethysmography (PPG) / Heart rate sensor
- Monitors your fitness and tracks your sleep
- 7g ultra light body
- IP67 ratings for water resistance
- Bluetooth 4.0 LE
- 70mAh Li-po battery with up to 20 days of standby
There is black color with colorful wrist bands including black, blue, green, orange and others. Xiaomi Mi Band 2 is currently available for order through mi.com in China and asking price of 149 yuan ($22 USD). It would be arrive for sale starting from June 7th, 2016.
Xiaomi Mi Band 2 made officially, coming on June 7