In addition to the new Mi 4i smartphone, Xiaomi on Thursday announced the launch of its Mi Band fitness tracker in the Indian market. The device will be available exclusively via the company’s own webstore at Mi.com. It has been priced at INR 999 and will be available in six colour options.
Originally unveiled in China last year, Mi Band is a no frills fitness monitor and sleep tracker, which seamlessly sync data with Mi Fit companion app.
According to Xiaomi, the Mi Band sports a laser-cut aluminum alloy core and a user-replaceable hypoallergenic silicone band. It is water-resistant and includes 30-days battery life.
Here is quick look at Mi Band features
- Monitor your activity levels, track walking distance and calculate calories burned
- Sleep monitoring
- Smart vibration alarm
- Real-time fitness data sync with Mi Fit using Bluetooth low-energy
- Automatically unlock your Android smartphone using Android 5.0 or MIUI’s Smart Unlock
- Incoming call alerts
Registrations for the Mi Band purchase begin April 28 at Mi.com and the company will be offering the band for just INR 1 to the first 1000 buyers.