Xiaomi has unveiled its next generation smart wristband named the Mi Band 1S. It carries price-tag of 99 yuan that converts to US$ 15.60 or Rs. 1030 approximately. It will be available for Chinese markets from November 11, 2015.
Xiaomi has reduced the price of its Mi Band from 79 Yuan to 69 Yuan that converts to US$ 11 or Rs. 720 approx.
Xiaomi Mi Band 1S Specifications, Features
For starters, it has an aluminum body and is IP67 certified making it water and dust resistant. It is just 9.9mm thick and is slightly heavier than the its predecessor, weighing at 5.5 grams.
The Xiaomi Mi Band 1S specs include LED Notification for messages and calls. Users can rely on vibration as well. It also has photoplethysmography (PPG) sensor or Heart Rate sensor that measures heartbeats.
The smart wristband can monitor sleep and track fitness. It works with Bluetooth V4.0 LE to connect with smartphones. The Mi Band 1S features a 45mAh Li-Po battery that is said to give up to 20 days of standby. The reduced battery life is a result of Heart sensor, that requires additional energy.