Redmi Smart Band has finally made its debut in India. This is the company’s first ever fitness band by Redmi’s parent company Xiaomi. It features an LCD touch display to be available in four colour options. The smart band comes with 5 different sports modes and includes heart rate monitoring, sleep monitor with weather updates, music control and notification alerts. In addition to this, there is a call rejection feature with 14-days battery standby time.
Raghu Reddy, Chief Business Officer, Mi India, said, “In May 2020, we had announced our aim to expand Redmi India’s portfolio in categories that not only help democratize the market but also bring an accessible connected ecosystem for the consumers. With the launch of Redmi Smart Band, we are foraying into the wearable market with an aim to make personal fitness tracking accessible to a larger customer base. In today’s extraordinary times, it is important for one to prioritise fitness and wellness. Redmi Smart Band brings with it the functionalities to do just that by covering all possible fitness activities of an individual.”
Redmi Smart Band price and availability in India
Redmi Smart has been introduced in India with a price tag of Rs 1,599. This will be available in four colour options, Black, Green, Blue and Orange. The first sale for the smart wearable has been scheduled for tomorrow at 1 PM onwards across all the leading online portals mi.com, Amazon India, Mi Homes and Mi Studios.
Redmi Smart Band specifications and features
The Redmi Smart Band features a 2.7cm (1.08) coloured LCD touch display offering access to a variety of watch faces. It has a larger display than the Xiaomi’s latest Mi Band 4 with watch controls and notifications. The fitness wearable comes with a USB direct charging, allowing the band to be charged directly from any USB Type-A port so you do not require an external charger. Available with interchangeable straps on the Redmi Smart Band one can make a choice for Black, Green, Blue and Orange colour options.
The device is 5ATM rated for water resistance and is claimed to resist water in up to 50 metres of depth for 10 minutes therefore perfect for water sports. In addition to this, there are 5 different modes of tracking, outdoor running, treadmill, cycling, walking and freestyle exercise for fitness freaks. Moreover, there are health monitoring features such as continuous heart rate monitoring along with in-built sleep monitor tracker that analyse the user’s sleeping patterns.
The Redmi Smart Band also includes other important features such as in-built sleep monitor controls that can be accessed via in-built sleep monitor. It provides up to 14-day battery standby time and can be fully charged in about 2 hours. This can be paired with devices supporting Android 4.4 or above and iOS 9.0 or above.
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