Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has launched 7 new devices in the categories like health and fitness, travel, security and entertainment tagged as Mi TV, Mi Band 3, Mi Air Purifier 2S, Mi Home Security Camera 360 and Mi Luggage. All devices except the Mi Luggage can be connected via Bluetooth to the Mi Home app. After this launch, it can be concluded that Xiaomi is aiming to be among one of the top sellers in the market.
Most of the updates have been done in Mi TV pro 4.The PatchWall interface has been given serious overhauls because of which all existing and new Mi TVs will support Amazon Prime Video soon. In reference to voice integration, Xiaomi claims “voice is the new remote”.Mi TVs will now have a universal search which mixes online content via Google and the set-top box. The price of 55-inch Mi TV 4C Pro is Rs 49,999/- and the price of 49-inch Mi TV 4A Pro is Rs 29,999/-. There’s another smaller variant, the 32-inch Mi TV 4C Pro, that is priced at Rs 14,999/-.
The 55-inch and 49-inch Mi TVs will go on sale on October 10 via Flipkart and Mi.com while the 32-inch variant will be available from October 9. the Mi TVs will now feature a Bluetooth-enabled remote instead of the traditional infrared remotes. The new TVs will be powered by Amlogic 64-bit dual-core processors with 7th generation imaging engine with support for more codecs, allowing support for more high-quality content. Connectivity options on the TV include three HDMI and two USB ports along with LAN and AV ports. The TV is now 4.9mm thick, which according to the claims is as thin as a coin. It has bezels less than 11 mm thick.
Next is Mi Band 3 which is the successor of Mi Band 2. Mi Band 3 sports a touch-enabled 0.78-inch OLED screen, which is 85% larger than Mi Band 2’s screen and has a resolution of 128×80.It is powered by 110mAh Li-polymer battery which, Xiaomi claims, will provide 20 days of battery life. The watch is also water resistant up to 50 mIt and allows you to receive notifications and read WhatsApp messages on the screen. It also has a recessed control button which lets you navigate the watch and even accept and decline calls. It comes with Bluetooth 4.2. The Mi Band 3 is priced at Rs 1,999.
The all-new Mi Home Security Camera 360 has been equipped with an AI-enabled dual motor which gives it a field of view of 360. The benefit of installing AI part in the device is that it records videos in full HD that can be magnified up to 2x zoom if it detects any movement. The Mi Home Security Camera is tagged at the price of Rs 2,699. It has a micro SD card slot. It can be remotely accessed via the Mi Home app. Xiaomi claims that it can record footage up to five days on a 64GB SD card, possible only because of compression algorithms.
Xiaomi has introduced two new pieces of luggage namely Mi Luggage 20 and Mi Luggage 24 under the Mi Luggage moniker. Both of them are coated with Bayer makrolon polycarbonate on the outside. They have TSA approved locks and 360-degree shock absorbable wheels. The cost of Mi Luggage 20 is Rs 2,999 while that of Luggage 24 is Rs 4,299. These will be available from October 10 on Mi.com and Flipkart.
The last one in the series is Mi Air Purifier 2S which comes with an OLED display that displays real-time air quality information and allows you toggle between modes. It sports a high-precision laser sensor which can detect particles that measure less than 0.3 microns. It also has a 360-degree triple-layer filter with activated carbon that removes particles up to PM2.5.The Mi Air Purifier 2S, as claimed, can purify a room of 350 sq ft in 11 minutes. It has a great app integration and works with Google Assistant and Alexa. The Mi Air Purifier 2S is marked at Rs 8,999.