The next generation of smartband from Xiaomi is here, the Xiaomi Mi band 4. This smartband has the same sporty, lightweight design similar to Xiaomi Mi Band 3. It has a capsule like body, a combination of TPEE and allow material. Weighing just ___, the smartband has a TPU strap that is skin friendly as well as durable and available in different colors.
It is much wider than that of the Mi band 3, and with waterproof rating up to 5 ATM. It can withstand pressure up to 50 meters, rain, splashes of water, submersion, shower or swimming.
The Xiaomi Mi band 4 has a much wider display, it has a full color touch display with screen resolution. It is a big change as previous Mi Band has monochrome display. The color display is a game changer for the Mi Band especially right now that most of the wearables (smartband) has a color display.
Under the Hood
The smartband is packed with different sensors, it has a heart rate monitor, ADI ultra low-acceleration sensor. It is precise with accurate sensor to keep track of your health stats. It is connected to your smartphone via Bluetooth V5.0 and compatible Android 4.4 and iOS 9.0. There is also a version with NFC support.
As expected, the Xiaomi Mi Band 4 is packed with different health and fitness features as well as notifications. Here are some of its features.
The smartband supports call and message notifications as well as social app notifications. It has caller ID as well as you can also check the messages right on your smartband. But of course there is also a Do Not Disturb mode if you don’t want to receive notifications.
It is loaded with activities such as outdoor running, indoor running, treadmill, cycling and more. These sport activities is accompanied by heart rate monitor, calorie and distance counter.
The fitness tracker has the option to control Mi devices such as speaker and other Mi Home devices such as Xiaomi light bulb. There is also an option to control the music stored on your smartphone. In the NFC version, you can used your smartband to swipe and pay, with its Alipay feature. It also has sedentary reminer, unlock phone with Mi Band, alarm and more.
The Xiaomi Mi Band 4 has a much bigger battery having a 135 mAh lithium polymer battery and expected to have a longer battery standby time.