Xiaomi Mi Band 5: Overview
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 was officially released in June 2020. It costs only AU$99 in Australia. Mi Band 5 or Xiaomi Mi Band 5 Global Version is the successor of the Mi Band 4 and offers us a range of features that you may not find in other smartwatches of such a low price tag.
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 Offers improvements in the several elements on the previous version. The smartwatch is great for fashion enthusiasts and comes at an affordable price. The device offers stunning visual experience, engaging interface, and smart message notification. Xiaomi Mmi Smart Band 5 is more accurate in health monitoring due to its upgraded version of the chip.
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The device runs on an Android 5.0+ or iOS 10.0+ operating system that can be paired with the help of Bluetooth 5.0. It is available in various colors such as black, yellow, red, and blue.
The band has a dimension of 18.15×46.95×12.45 mm and weighs only 11.9 grams. The smartwatch features a 1.1 inches AMOLED 2.5D colorful touchscreen that provides a resolution of 126 x 294 pixels. The display boasts a 16-bit color range with 450 NITs of brightness.
On the inside, it has a 125 mAh battery, which gives you about 14 days of battery life in a normal mode. The battery lasts for 20 days in the battery-friendly mode. The magnetic charger will charge the band to 200% in 2 hours. You no longer have to get the band out of the strap to charge it.
The Mi Band 5 goes with a 512KB of RAM and 16MB of storage, which is the same as in the Mi Smart Band 4. It comes with a high-precision six-axis sensor + PPG heart rate sensor and 24 hours smart heart rate monitoring. The smartwatch is suitable for all-day wear, including swimming, showering, and handwashing with the help of its 5ATM water resistance.
The installation is easy and the same as in the Mi Band 4. You can use the Mi Fit App over the Bluetooth to connect and change the band setting as per your needs and likings. You can set heart rate monitoring, set alarms, and reminders, set push notifications from the app, set incoming calls, and SMS reminders, download watch faces, and more.
One of the best features of the band is that you can use the Mi Band 5 as a wireless shutter control for your camera on the phone. It works on both Android and iOS. You can set your Xiaomi phone on a stand and control the shutter from the band.