Xiaomi’s latest wearable under Redmi brand will go on sale today for the first time. The Redmi Smart Band will be made available on mi.com and Amazon India at 1:00PM. Also, Xiaomi says that the fitness tracker will also be up for purchase via Mi Home stores and in offline retail. There will be four strap color options to choose from – Black, Blue, Green, and Orange. Also Read - Xiaomi India teases a QLED Mi TV launch: Is it the Mi TV 5 Pro?
Redmi Smart Band: Price in India
The newly launched Redmi Smart Band has been priced at Rs 1,599 and it will compete against Realme Band at Rs 1,499. Even the company’s own Mi Band 3i is Rs 300 cheaper than the Redmi Smart Band and it costs Rs 1,299. You’ll be able to buy it today, September 9, at 1:00PM on mi.com and Amazon India. Currently, there is no offer on any platform. Also Read - Oppo, Xiaomi exceed Samsung with better after-sales service, says Counterpoint study
The Redmi Smart Band ships with a 1.08-inch rectangular TFT color display with a touch button. It offers support for 5 sports modes (outdoor running, exercise, cycling, treadmill, fast walking) and an optical heart rate sensor to monitor with 24/7 heart rate monitoring with heart rate alerts. With this fitness band, users will also be able to track their sleep patterns. It is water resistant up to 5ATM (50 meters). Also Read - Xiaomi Mi 11 confirmed with Snapdragon 888, no tech specifications revealed yet
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The Redmi Band supports direct USB charging. Xiaomi claims that the fitness band will deliver 14 days of battery life on a single charge. The budget fitness tracker lacks NFC support for contactless payments. But, the same feature is also available in Xiaomi’s Mi Band 4. There’s Bluetooth 5.0 for connectivity and it charges via USB port directly without any cable. The device is compatible with all Android and iOS devices.