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Xiaomi Proves that Good Everyday Gadgets Needn't be Expensive!

15 February 2018 | Jonathan So

Offering impressive specs at affordable price tags, Xiaomi is your go-to brand for budget tech-hunting!

Many tech gadgets that we see today are exorbitantly-priced, sometimes way above its actual value. This has caused many individuals to think twice whenever they want to purchase new gadgets to improve their lifestyle. Xiaomi proves that price does not equate to quality by providing affordable and reliable gadgets that every tech-savvy individual can appreciate. Besides being known for its smartphones, Xiaomi also has a flurry of other devices that are equally impressive.

Xiaomi proves that price does not equate to quality by providing affordable and reliable gadgets

Chinese electronics company, Xiaomi has taken the technology world by storm through its marketing strategy of offering gadgets with commendable specs at oh-so-affordable prices. This approach has proven to be effective as its products are more accessible to a wider range of demographics.

Here are a few noteworthy recommendations from Xiaomi’s extensive inventory that you can purchase the next time you want to expand your current kit of gadgets:

Mi Bluetooth Speaker

If you want a portable speaker that you can bring along with you wherever you go, then Xiaomi Bluetooth Speakers might be just what you are looking for. Not only is it aesthetically-pleasing, its compact and lightweight design at 270g means that you can indulge in your favourite music while on the move.

Created for audiophiles, the Mi Bluetooth Speaker offers crisp audio quality and supports multiple playback modes. Moreover, the speaker is also extremely versatile as it is compatible with smartphones, tablets, TVs, laptops, and more. The speaker also has respectable battery-life, lasting up to 8 hours on a full charge, guaranteeing plenty of playbacks. The Mi Bluetooth Speaker also comes with hands-free support which enables you to answer your calls while working on something else. Just press the play button to transition to hands-free mode.

Created for audiophiles, the Mi Bluetooth Speaker offers crisp audio quality and supports multiple playback modes.

Mi Band 2

Planning to maintain a healthy lifestyle despite your busy schedules? The Mi Band 2 is a worthy companion for you to achieve your fitness goals. The smartwatch sports an OLED display that provides ample brightness for you to see more at a glance both during the day and at night. With a simple tap on the button, you can also check on the steps you have taken and your current heart rate.

The Mi Band 2 also features an improved pedometer algorithm that enables the device to filter out any unnecessary movements which enable it to measure steps taken and exercise more precisely. Thanks to its built-in motion sensor, the Mi Band 2 can automatically detect when you begin your workout which saves you the hassle of switching modes to activate its detection system. Other functions featured on the Mi Band 2 includes alerts to tell you if you have been sedentary, sleep monitors to track your sleep patterns more accurately, as well as notifications for incoming calls and messages for you to access them without touching your phone.

Xiaomi AMAZFIT Bluetooth Smart Watch 2 English Version
From HK$ 1,070.00 This Xiaomi Amazfit Sports Bluetooth Smart Watch 2 English Version features built-in Gps, so it will provide accurate pace and distance for your runs, as well as a Ip67 waterproof design that you can take swimming. It sports an unbelievable battery life of 11 days for basic use, up to 5 days for regular use and 35 hours with continuous heart-rate and GPS tracking. Features Perfect Personal Health Tracker, Heart Rate Monitor, Sleeping Monitor. Original Xiaomi Chip, features low consumption detailed with high performance, flexible and fast. Data Synchronism, download "amazfit" APP to save and sync the data to achieve your healthy goal. Lift or turn over your hands, light up the screen. 512Mb RAM + 4G Rom, provides enough room to store pictures, videos, music and more. long Battery Life, it consumes less power and can generally standby for 5 days. Specifications Brand Xiaomi Model Amazfit Band Material Silicone Case Material Stainless Steel Shape of the Dial Round Bluetooth Version 4.2 RAM 512Mb ROM 4GB Waterproof Yes Alert Type Vibration Bluetooth Calling Caller's name display, Phone call reminder Groups of Alarm 3 Health Tracker Heart rate monitor,Sleep monitor Messaging Message reminder Notification Yes Other Function Alarm, Bluetooth, Calender, Waterproof Notification Type Facebook, G-mail, Line, Skype, Twitter, Wechat, WhatsApp Screen Oled Operating Mode Press button Battery Capacity 280mAh Charging Time About 2hours Standby Time 5 days Type of Battery Polymer Li-ion Battery Compatability Android 4.4 / iOS 9.0 and above systems Compatible OS Android, IOS Language English,Simplified Chinese,Traditional Chinese Dial Size 3.5 x 3.5 x 1.5cm Band Size 23 x 2.2cm Product Size 24.5 x 3.5 x 1.5cm Product Weight 0.06kg Package Contents 1 x Smart Watch 1 x Charging Cable 1 x English Manual
Xiaomi AMAZFIT Sports Bluetooth Smart Watch 2 Heart Rate Monitor GPS Real-time Track Record
From HK$ 947.00 This Xiaomi Amazfit Sports Bluetooth Smart Watch 2 features built-in Gps, so it will provide accurate pace and distance for your runs, as well as a Ip67 waterproof design that you can take swimming. It sports an unbelievable battery life of 11 days for basic use, up to 5 days for regular use and 35 hours with continuous heart-rate and GPS tracking. Features Perfect Personal Health Tracker, Heart Rate Monitor, Sleeping Monitor. Original Xiaomi Chip, features low consumption detailed with high performance, flexible and fast. Supports Alipay Payment, convenient and practical, meeting your various needs in daily life. Data Synchronism, download "amazfit" APP to save and sync the data to achieve your healthy goal. Lift or turn over your hands, light up the screen. 512Mb RAM + 4G Rom, provides enough room to store pictures, videos, music and more. long Battery Life, it consumes less power and can generally standby for 5 days. Specifications Brand Xiaomi Model Amazfit 2 Band Material Silicone Case Material Stainless Steel OS Android 4.4 / iOS 9.0 and above Bluetooth Version Bt4.2 Water Resistant 50m Sleep Monitor Support Alarm Setting Support Anti-lost Support Caller or Message Show Support Remote Control Function Support Notification Type Support Vibration Support GPS Support Sreen Oled, 320 x 300pixel RAM 512M ROM 4G Battery 230mAh Polymer Li-ion Battery Standby Time 5 days Charging Time 2 Hours Dial Shape Round Product Weight 60g Dial Size 3.5 x 3.5 x 1.5cm Product Size 23 x 3.5 x 1.5cm Package Contents 1 x Amazfit 2 Smart Watch 1 x Charging Cable 1 x User Manual
Xiaomi Huami Amazfit Ip67 Smartwatch GPS Heart Rate [International Version]
From HK$ 1,019.00 features a 1.34 screen Touch screen, support text incoming call notification, pedometer and sleep monitoring. it's time to cast your phone away and go running and enjoy BT music. Features: Ip67 Waterproof / BT music / 28nm GPS / Ceramic Watch Frame / Heart Rate / 5 days Standby / Smart Notification / Alipay General Design: Ceramic Watch Frame, exquiste Workmanship, unique and beautiful round design, lightweight and portable. Smooth Touch and Sweat-Resistant: Silk Smooth and soft touch on the surface, extreme comfortable grip feeling, anti-dirt, and anti-scratch. Simple Operation: 1.34 touch display, 320*300pix, 512Mb Ram+4Gb Rom, simple operating system. Perfect view angles, easy control, quick in reaction with high sensitivity. Easy Connection: BT 4.0. APP for Android 4.4, Ios7.0 or above. Main Functions: Heart Rate and Pedometer: Record heart rate and sport data from time to time; Text and call notification, Alarm, sleep monitoring, etc. Compatibility: for Xiaomi 5 iPhone 6 6S 6 Plus 6S Plus 7 Plus Samsung S6 S7 edge. Long Endurance: 280mAh, low energy consumption, full charge for almost 5 days standby. 28nm GPS to Grasp Sport Data Accurately Equipped with Inner Gps, it can receive satellite GPS signal, record real time track, milestone, altitude, pace frequency, speed. in this way, provide foundation for your sport level analysis and improvements. Check Heart Rate To Conduct Scientific Exercise This watch adopts PPG HR sensor, and works with independent research of HR algorithm. Checking the real time HR alternation to make your exercise more effective and scientific.

Mi Power Banks

Another key product in Xiaomi’s inventory is its power bank. Available in 5000mAh, 10,000mAh capacity, 20,000mAh capacity, and more, the power banks can be lifesavers especially in situations where you need to recharge your phone battery. The power bank comes with a Type-C adapter for a wide range of charging options that support all types of personal devices. The power banks are also fully equipped to ensure that it intelligently adjusts power output so that you can charge each connected device safely.

Mi VR Play

Save yourself from a bad case of FOMO by getting yourself a pair of Mi’s VR Play goggles. Explore the world of Virtual Reality (VR) at the comfort of your home with Mi VR Play goggles from Xiaomi. All you need is a compatible smartphone and optional headphones to experience what virtual reality can offer. The Mi VR Play is wrapped in smooth, lightweight, durable Lycra to provide extra comfort for prolonged periods. The goggle also features two-way zipper locks to hold your phone more securely.

Feeling like adding some Xiaomi gadgets into your inventory? Complement them with Xiaomi’s line of smartphones as well below for the complete techie package!

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