Xiaomi has launched a new sub-brand called Mi Ecosystem for its IoT products. Under the Mi Ecosystem, Xiaomi has introduced a Wi-Fi-enabled smart cooker that lets you control the way the rice is cooked using a smartphone app. The Mi Induction Heating Pressure Rice Cooker is based on induction heating technology. Also Read - Xiaomi Mi Watch Revolve Active India launch date revealed: When's the launch?Also Read - OnePlus Nord CE vs Redmi Note 10 Pro Max: Does 4G still outdo 5G at a lesser price?
Mi Induction Heating Pressure Rice Cooker price: The Mi induction heating pressure rice cooker is priced at RMB 999 (approximately Rs 10,250). It will be available on sale in China during Mi Fan Festival on April 6. However, there is no word on the availability of the cooker outside China. Also Read - Xiaomi is hiding the front camera on its next Mi flagship smartphone
Mi Induction Heating Pressure Rice Cooker features: The pressure rice cooker uses three technologies to cook rice pressure control, method of heating and the lining material as well. Xiaomi s Mi induction heating pressure rice cooker makes use of a magnetic relief valve which controls the inside pressure corresponding to the boiling point of water. For higher thermal efficiency, the cooker also uses electromagnetic heating technology.
The rice cooker is Wi-Fi enabled and can easily be controlled using the Mi Home app. To identify the type, brand and origin of rice, users can scan the pack after which the rice cooker can easily adjust the heating methodology. As of now, the app supports more than 200 brands of rice and up to 2,450 heating methods. The app also comes with preloaded recipes for crispy rice, brown rice and even cakes.
For making the lining material of the inner container, Xiaomi has used grey cast iron, which is said to help deliver strong thermal performance as well as heating of rice. To avoid problems of rice sticking to the pot s bottom, Xiaomi has also incorporated a PFA power coating on the inner container.