Mi Band 5 and Mi Watch Revolve has been launched in India as the latest smart wearables from Xiaomi. The Mi Band 5 is a follow-up of Mi Band 4 that was introduced in the country last year and comes with a bunch of upgrades, including a much larger AMOLED display, new magnetic charger, six new activity modes, various sensor upgrades, and a new women’s health tracking mode. It can also act as a shutter button while you take photographs. As for Mi Watch Revolve, it’s the first-ever smartwatch from the brand in the country. The wearable is a rebranded version of Mi Watch Color that was launched in China almost a year ago. The Mi Watch Revolve specifications include a 1.39-inch AMOLED display, up to 14 days of battery life, sleep tracker, GPS, Bluetooth 5.0, and 5 ATM water-resistant.
Mi Band 5 and Mi Watch Revolve prices in India, first sale date
The Mi Band 5 priced in India is set at Rs 2,499 and goes on sale in the country from October 1st onwards via Amazon.in, Mi.com, and Mi Home stores. The wearable comes in a variety of colours, such as in green, red, yellow, white, orange, brown, and black.
The Mi Watch Revolve price is Rs 10,999 in India; however, it’ll available at an introductory price of Rs 9,999 until Diwali. The Mi Watch Revolve will be available for sale in Chrome Silver and Midnight Black colours from October 6th onwards via Amazon.in, Mi.com, Mi Home and select Mi retail stores.
Mi Band 5 specifications
Talking about the Mi Band 5 specifications, the wearable ships with a 1.1-inch touchscreen AMOLED colour display, which is 20 percent bigger than its predecessor Mi Band 4. The band features improved sensors for heart and sleep monitoring, as well as PAI (Personal Activity Intelligence) that uses heart rate data to inform users of the desired activity level to stay healthy. Additionally, the Mi Band 5 has been introduced with 11 new sports modes such as yoga, rowing, indoor cycling, elliptical, and jump rope exercise, along with the long list of fitness tracking modes that are already available on previous Mi Band trackers. There is also a dedicated mode for women to track their health and menstrual cycle. That said, t
he Mi Band 5 in India lacks NFC.
Xiaomi claims that the next-gen Mi band is rated to offer 14 days of battery life, which is a downgrade from the 20-day battery life on the predecessor. The wearable also comes with a new plug-in charging mechanism instead of USB. The charger latches on the back of Mi Band 5 using magnets. Other highlights include a built-in barometer to gauge the atmospheric pressure, a remote shutter button for taking images on the phone from a distance, and 5ATM water-resistant design that can survive up to 50 meters underwater for 30 minutes. Lastly, the Mi Band 5 connects to both Android and iPhone via Bluetooth v5.0.
Mi Revolve Watch specifications
The Mi Watch Revolve, on the other hand, has a circular dial that houses 1.39-inch AMOLED display with 454 X 454 pixels resolution and a 420mAh battery that is claimed to last up to 14 days on a single charge. The smartwatch’s other specifications include a heart-rate monitor, sleep tracker, GPS, Bluetooth 5.0, 5 ATM water-resistant and connects via Bluetooth 5.0.