Xiaomi has finally launched its new fitness band Mi Band 5. This is the successor of Mi Band 4, which is currently the best selling fitness band in India. Now what else the company has given in this new fitness band Mi Band 5, or how it is so much better than Mi Band 4, it will be known only by comparing them. Buy the old Mi Band 4 or turn to the Mi Band 5, let us know by comparing them.
The Mi Band 4 launches with a 0.95-inch Amoled display, while the new Mi Band 5 features a 1.1-inch Amoled display that is 20% larger than the Band 4 so you get more characters. The display of both is color touch display only. But while Mi Band 4 has 77 watch faces, Mi Band 5 has 100+ watch faces. Talking about the design, the two bands look almost the same except for the size of the display.
Mi Band 4 has a 135mAh battery which gives 20 days battery backup as stated by the company. At the same time, the Mi Band 5 has a 125mAh battery which gives a 14-day battery backup. By removing the strap in Band 4, you will be able to charge it, while in the new Band 5, with the help of the magnetic charger, you can charge it without removing the strap.
These two finesse bands have some similarities like both show you smartphone notifications, track activity, find your phone, set alarm, are able to perform functions like heart rate monitor and both are up to 50 meters Can also work in deep water, that is, water resistance.
But there are also some major differences. While the new Mi Band 5 has 11 sports modes, Band 4 has only 7 sports modes. Apart from this, the new Band 5 also has some special features like 24-hour sleep monitoring which includes many features like Quick Nap, REM Deep Sleep, Rapid Eye Movement Monitor. It is being told that the sleep monitoring feature is 40% better than Band 4.
Apart from this, features like stress monitoring, breath training, PAI (Personal Activity Intelligence) are also provided in Mi Band 5. Keeping in mind the health of women, the new band will also give you information about 5 menstrual period i.e. period cycle, there is also a setting for this and it will inform through Vibration Alert.
Prices and availability.
Knowing the price is most important before deciding whether to buy anything or not. Xiaomi Mi Band 4 was launched in India in two variants. One has NFC and one does not. The non-NFC variant is priced at Rs 2,299. In China, the Mi Band 5 non-NFC variant has been launched for 189 yuan (about 2,000 rupees). Its NFC variant will be available for 229 yuan (about Rs 2,500). In India too, this band can be launched at almost the same price.