Intended to make his debut last month, then postponed, the Xiaomi Mi Band 2 is official. The third strap connected to the Chinese brand thus inaugurated the integration of a touch screen in a range that previously was content animated modules by LED.
We waited his presentation on June 7, and finally, it will be its actual release date, after a preorder period of one week. The Mi Band 2, formalized without warning by Xiaomi is already official, and it just knows about all the details. They are not surprisingly consistent with rumors and other information provided by the brand itself.
This Mi Band 2, therefore, is a tracker of activities as well as its predecessors, and load count the number of steps made, calories burned in passing, distance and heart rate – as the Mi Band 1S, it loads the appropriate sensor. Xiaomi, the bracelets were already quite reliable, announces an improvement in its motion detection algorithm. Even fight for her heart rate sensor, also supposed to be more precise. The bracelet, apart from these two features, is also designed to monitor sleep and vibrate receiving calls.
The appearance of an OLED display
Final point to note, and this is the main strength of this Mi Band 2, the bracelet features a 0.42 inch OLED screen. It displays time, but also the number of steps and heart rate, which allows the user to consult their data in real time, without having to launch the mobile application on his phone. The design of the bracelet has changed slightly since the Mi Band and Band Mi 1S, and autonomy side, we expect 20 days standby (with a battery of 70 mAh).
The bracelet will be available from next week, priced at 149 yuan, twenty euros without import fees. The first sites specializing in the import of Chinese products, such GearBest, TinyDeal or Geekbuying, are beginning to reference the … around 40 euros however.