Xiaomi Redmi Watch release: Up to 12-day battery life, heart-rate tracking, and 7 sports mode tracking for ~RM185
Earlier this week, it was confirmed that Xiaomi would launch a Redmi smartwatch. Well, the company held a big launch event yesterday to introduce a bunch of new devices in China, which included the Redmi Watch. Let's take a quick look at what this watch has to offer.
The Redmi Watch comes with a 1.4-inch watch display, supports seven sports tracking mode, and has water resistance for up to 50 metres. It has a lightweight (35g) and sporty design, with a watch body that features 2.5D glass and metal buttons, as well as a removable TPU plastic strap. In addition to that, it has a 1.4-inch screen and biometric sensors for heart-rate and sleep monitoring.
As for features, the Redmi Watch has a 230mAh battery that's can last 7 days on a single charge or up to 12 days in battery saving mode. Besides that, it has seven different sports tracking modes, water-resistance of up to 50 metres, NFC support, and more than 120 watch faces. The new watch is being retailed in China for 299 yuan (~RM185).
In related news, leakster Mukul Sharma has revealed that the Redmi Watch and Mi Watch Lite have received the Bluetooth SIG certification. This is a strong indicator that both devices are being prepared for a global launch. The Redmi Watch is likely the variant we'll be getting in Malaysia, while the Mi Watch Lite is the same device, except for specific regions like Europe.
With that said, what do you think about the new smartwatch? Let us know in the comments and stay tuned to TechNave for more product launches.