Xiaomi today announced the arrival of three new wearable products in UK – Mi Band 6 NFC, Redmi Watch Lite 2 and Redmi Smart Band Pro – bringing advanced health monitoring and contactless convenience to its line-up.
Mi Smart Band 6 NFC: Contactless Payment for the Post-Pandemic Era
Living in the shadow of the pandemic got us thinking on how to reconstruct a smart, healthy and stress-free life under the new norms of social distancing. To help users adopt that changing lifestyle, Xiaomi is re-shaping its technological innovations, starting from the day-to-day wearables.
Back in March 2021, Xiaomi introduced the Mi Smart Band 6 which includes the SpO2 function to provide health indications on users’ respiratory system and other all-encompassing health tracking features such as sleeping and stress-level detection, breathing guidance to help users to take control of their overall physical and mental health.
Xiaomi UK has partnered with all-in-one money app Curve, to bring contactless payments to the world’s No.1 wearable band brand. By adding the full-fledged NFC feature, the new version now offers a fast, secure and convenient way to pay. Payments are made more efficiently than ever, no matter if it’s for picking up daily groceries, paying for public transport or even simply grabbing a coffee during users’ daily running routine. Besides that, the all-new Mi Smart Band 6 NFC version now also offers built-in Amazon Alexa, expands hands-free experience for smart homeowners.
Redmi Watch 2 Lite
The Redmi Watch 2 Lite not only comes in a stylish look but also features all-around health and fitness features, making it the perfect option for users to purchase as their first smartwatch.
With a large 1.55’’ touch display, the watch ensures a stunning viewing experience when checking health metrics and notifications and has more than 100 colorful watch faces to choose from. It also enables users to select from 100+ exercise modes, including 17 professional modes and 90+ extended modes for all indoor and outdoor activities. Users can choose to activate the auto-detection function to accurately detect their running or walking status. The watch also provides comprehensive health-tracking features, spanning from SpO2 detection, heart rate tracking, sleep and stress level monitoring, breathing training and menstruation recording.
Redmi Watch 2 Lite provides up to 10 days of battery life for use around the clock and is certified to 50 metres water resistance, so users can wear it during rain, showering or even swimming. The product comes in three vibrant frame colors as well as six strap colors to match users’ everyday styles.
Redmi Smart Band Pro
Redmi Smart Band Pro houses amazing fitness and tracking features in a light-weight design with a large 1.47” AMOLED display. The impressive screen-to-body ratio means that the watch sits comfortably on your wrist whilst the vivid 450 nit maximum brightness makes it clear and easy to read even in direct sunlight.
It can track more than 110 fitness activities and accurately monitor key metrics such as heart rate, calories burned and exercise duration. Redmi Smart Band Pro is also waterproof up to 50 metres, meaning you can you use it whilst you swim, surf or for any other water sport.
Redmi Smart Band Pro also has advanced health monitoring features such as real-time heart rate tracking, blood oxygen measurement and sleep monitoring. All this with a huge 14 day battery life to keep you going for longer.
Pricing and Availability:
All three wearable devices will go on-sale in UK from December 16th and are available to purchase on mi.com/UK. The Mi Band 6 NFC and Redmi Watch 2 Lite will also be available through Xiaomi’s official Amazon.co.uk store.
Mi Band 6 NFC – RRP £49.99
Redmi Watch 2 Lite – RRP £59.99
Redmi Band Pro – RRP £44.99