Just a day after Xiaomi teased the imminent launch of Mi Band 4 on its social media channels, Amazon India has confirmed that Mi Band 4 will indeed launch at Xiaomi’s Smart Living event on 17 September. In addition, the Amazon micro-site for fitness. The band suggests that in addition to Xiaomi’s official channels such as Mi.com and Mi Home stores, the e-retailer will carry it. Xiaomi’s previous fitness trackers are very popular in the country due to their affordable price tag and decent feature-set.
The Mi Band 4 has already been launched in China and comes with features like 0.95-inch color AMOLED touchscreen display with 120×240 pixel resolution. It has been claimed to be able to give 20 days of battery life on a single charge. Additionally, the Smart Band packs a six-axis accelerometer that helps it monitor physical activities including cycling, exercise, running, and walking.
In addition, Xiaomi has made it 5 ATM rated, so that it can also track swimming. The fitness band supports various swimming strokes – freestyle, breaststroke, backstroke, butterfly and mixed style. There is also a microphone on board, suggesting possible Google Assistant integration. Amazon’s Mi Band 4 micro-site has teased many of these features and specifications.
The price of Mi Band 4 in India is a mystery at the moment, however if China indicates pricing, it will likely retail between Rs. 1,700 – Rs. 2,000. It sells for CNY 169 (about Rs. 1,700) in its domestic market. Since Mi Band 3 started at Rs. At 1,999, the new fitness band is likely to retain the same price tag.