Mi Band 5 Announced | Cheaper & Powerful Fitness Tracker in the Market
The business of wearables and wireless earbuds has been tremendously going up for a few years. It seems no smartphone manufacturer wants to be in the list of exceptions for not making these products. After the launch of earbuds like Mi Airdots 2 SE, Xiaomi has announced a new Band. Mi Band 5 has launched in China at the price of 189 Yuan (Converted | ~Rs. 3.2K Nepali Price) for the base variant.
Mi Band 5 Overview
Mi Band 4 was a very successful product and its also available in Nepal. Now, the successor of Mi Band 4 has arrived with few upgrades as Mi Band 5. Let’s dig into the specs of Mi Band 5 and check how much it has to offers.
The display size has been increased in Mi Band 5 compared to Mi Band 4. Mi Band 5 comes with a 1.1-inch AMOLED display. Also, this Band has 100+ Animated watch faces with characters from animated series like Neon Genesis Evangelion, Case Closed, Hatsune Miku, and SpongeBob SquarePants. Mi has replaced Circular Capacitive Button with an inverted U button below the screen. This band has water-resistance up to up to 50 meters/5ATM.
Xiaomi has introduced magnetic charging to this new Mi Band 5 which was not available until series 4. The charging hooks available at the back of the Band will automatically stick to the charging dock and charge your Band. According to the company’s claims, it will have a battery life of up to 20 days.
Mi Band 5 will have a total of 11 fitness activities trackers. But one extra tracker added to the Band is for females. Now, females can track their menstrual cycles with the help of this Mi Band 5. Also, Mi Band 5 has PAI( Personal Activities Intelligence) to check all the activities at once.
Another features added to this Band is a remote camera shutter. This Mi Band 5 will arrive in two variants: a normal one and one with NFC.
Mi Band 5 Specifications
- Display: 1.1-inch AMOLED ( 126 x 294 px), 450 nits brightness
- Weight: 11.9g, NFC: 12.1g
- Materials: Polycarbonate
- RAM/Storage: 512KB RAM, 16MB storage
- Connectivity: Bluetooth v5 BLE
- Sensors: PPG Heart rate sensor; IR detection only on NFC variant, 3-axis accelerometer, 3-axis gyroscope, barometer, proximity sensor
- Water Resistance: 5ATM or 50m up to 30 minutes in freshwater
- Battery: 125mAh
- Price in Nepal: Rs.3,990 [Expected]
Mi Band 5 Price and Availability
Mi Band 5 is now available in China at the cost of 189 Yuan for the base variant and 229 Yuan for the NFC Variant. We are expecting the price of Mi Band 5 in Nepal is to be around Rs.3,990 for the base variant.