Xiaomi has successfully diversified its offerings in India from smartphones to smartwatches, TVs, and much more. No wonder then, that the release of the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 sparked a lot of excitement amongst customers and Mi fans. Soon after its China release earlier this year, Xiaomi released the successor to the Mi Band 4 worldwide.
One interesting thing to note is that Xiaomi has added ‘Smart’ to the name this time. There are quite a lot of feature upgrades as well. Some features such as the NFC and the SpO2 are exclusive for the Chinese model for now. Let us find out what we can expect from the latest Mi smartwatch.
The global version of the Mi Band 5 was launched in Europe at a price starting at €40 (which roughly becomes Rs 3,500). The standard, non-NFC version is available to us for around Rs.2000. It has seven different strap colors-Blue, Black, Pink, Purple, Orange, Yellow, and Green.
Although it’s a very good bargain with a plethora of features at a small price, you might not always be ready for an immediate transaction. You can get electronics on EMI. This is where a Consumer Durable Loan comes into the picture. Tata Capital offers a 0% EMI and many other attractive features with this loan, more of which we will look at in the following sections.
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The new Mi smartwatch has a large 1.1-inch color AMOLED display with more than hundred new animated watch faces. The predecessor, Mi Band 4, had a small 0.95-inch display. Convenience features include a built-in microphone, which enables voice commands and the PAI (Personal Activity Intelligence) Index. This Index basically tracks your fitness activities and helps you understand and plan better.
You can check notifications, texts, control music, and view weather updates that directly reach your Mi Band 5 from your smartphone. Other smartphone-enabled features include Find My Phone, mute phone, Do Not Disturb, unlocking, incoming call alerts, calendar reminders, event reminders, message alerts, and idle alerts.
Now, on to the crucial part of the new Mi Band 5. It comes with 11 stunning sports modes, which include yoga, elliptical, jump rope, running, cycling, swimming, treadmill, power walking, freestyle, and rowing machine. With a design suited for both indoor and outdoor activities, Mi promises to ‘reignite your weight loss’ with this watch. Combine this device with the Mi Fit app, which records heart, sports distances, etc. and gives you daily health data.
There are actually a lot of cheaper smart watches out there, which will provide you with, much lesser than this at a cheaper rate. But why settle for less when you can have the new Mi smartwatch in just about Rs.2000? For financial support, you can always turn to a Consumer Durable Loan from Tata Capital, which offers not just a 0% EMI, but also flexible tenures and quick processing with easy documentation processes.
Health is the most crucial concern for all of us at this point. The time is only perfect for investing in a device like the new Mi Band 5. It has a special tracker for women’s health, which keeps a check on their menstrual cycles and ovulation phases.
It also has a stress monitor, which even gives tips for recovering from stress. Plus, the watch can also help you with guided breathing that will ease your body and mind. Of course, there’s a sleep monitor as well. This model has upgraded sleep analysis technology with a claimed accuracy of 40%, sleeping pattern interpretation, advice for insomnia, records of REM and naps. And then, there is a 24-hour heart rate monitor with PPG biosensors and alerts for increased heart rate.
The new Mi Band 5 is a powerhouse of features packed within an elegant, compact device that can rest with ease on your wrist. With its magnetic charging capabilities that can provide upto 20 days of battery life, you have almost nothing to worry about. If the payment is your only worry, a Consumer Durable Loan from Tata Capital can surely take care of it. With convenient features, flexibility, and easy processing, you can make this watch yours within minutes!