Stay tuned to the Xiaomi Launch event tonight at 8 pm.
[update] Xiaomi launches 5 new products – Electric Scooter 1S, Pro 2, Mi Smart Band 5, True Wireless Earphones 2, Mi TV Stick, Redmi 9, 9C, 9A and Mi Curved Gaming monitor.
Xiaomi today announced the brand new additions to their IoT-connected smart hardware range. The products launched includes a brand new addition to Xiaomi’s popular smart band lineup, Mi Smart Band 5; Mi Electric Scooter Pro 2 and Mi Electric Scooter 1S; Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 Basic; its first-ever Mi TV Stick; and Mi Curved Gaming Monitor 34”.
The global online launch also included the presentation of Redmi 9, Redmi 9A and Redmi 9C.
Mi Smart Band 5
Revamped with a 1.1’’ high-resolution AMOLED display, Mi Smart Band 5 is made more convenient and stylish than ever before. Offering extra viewing space, Mi Smart Band 5 not only displays more real-time stats, but also allows users to personalize the band display with more than 65 theme options and customizable function modules. With an optimized PPG sensor, Mi Smart Band 5 now features more accurate heart rate tracking for 11 exercise types, including rowing, yoga, elliptical, jump rope and more. It also comes with a list of new features, spanning stress level detection, breathing exercises, female health tracking, PAI health matrix, and more. Charging the device is also made simpler with a new magnetic charger that snaps easily onto the back of the band, eliminating the need to remove the strap to charge. One full charge will support up to 14 days of battery life.1
The global recommended retail price of Mi Smart Band 5 is 39.99€. The local sales info and price in Singapore will be announced once the product is available.
Mi Electric Scooter Pro 2 and Mi Electric Scooter 1S
Built for every short commutes, Mi Electric Scooter Pro 2 can reach speeds of 25 km/h and cover distances of up to 45km on a single charge.2 Its 300W brushless DC motor provides the power to effortlessly climb 20% incline slopes, while a built-in LCD allows riders to monitor real-time speed, riding modes, battery level, and more at a glance. Equipped with 8.5-inch pneumatic tires, the vehicle withstands wear and tear, absorbs shocks from bumps in the road. A dual braking system provides an extra level of security, while an added front, rear, and side reflector and powerful 2W headlight improve visibility to keep both the rider and other people on the road safe. Crafted from lightweight materials, this 14.2kg model can be folded up in less than three seconds, making it highly portable and easy to carry around.
The Mi Electric Scooter 1S variant can reach a maximum speed of 25km/h and travel up to 30km on a single charge.2 Its 250W brushless motor helps riders to climb up to 14% inclines effortlessly. Riders can drive with peace of mind thanks to the reliable double braking system and reinforced pneumatic tires. Weighing just 12.5kg, the scooter is light, agile, easy to fold and carry around.
The global recommended retail price of Mi Electric Scooter Pro 2 and Mi Electric Scooter 1S is 499€ and 399€ respectively. The local sales info and prices in Singapore will be announced once the products are available.
Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 Basic
Created for music buffs and always-on-a-call business people, Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 Basic offers 5 hours of uninterrupted play from full charge, with a total battery life of 20 hours from the 3 additional charges from its case.3 Equipped with dual-mic environmental noise cancellation technology, the earphones can filter background noise and ensure crystal clear sound quality for phone calls and music playback. Users can easily pause audio by removing one earphone thanks to the in-ear detection technology and can also pause or play music, pick up phone calls and access voice control by simply double tapping the earphone. Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 Basic supports both SBC and AAC codecs, ensuring outstanding sound quality for both iOS and Android devices.
The global recommended retail price of Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 Basic is 39.99€. The local sales info and price in Singapore will be announced once the product is available.
Mi TV Stick
Coming in a compact size, Mi TV Stick is a streaming device users can bring with them anywhere they want. Powered by Android TVTM, Mi TV Stick offers access to thousands of popular content titles, as well as apps and games via Google Play.4 No matter where, Mi TV Stick will surely immerse you with 1080p high resolution content and premium surround sound thanks to Dolby and DTS support. Users can instantly access Google Assistant, Netflix, and Prime audio using the dedicated buttons on the remote control. They can also easily cast content from their smartphones and tablets onto a larger screen using the built-in Chromecast function.
The global recommended retail price of Mi TV Stick is 39.99€. The local sales info and price in Singapore will be announced once the product is available.
Mi Curved Gaming Monitor 34″
Boasting a WQHD 3440×1440 high resolution display, Mi Curved Gaming Monitor 34’’ provides stunningly detailed picture quality for a truly life-like experience. Its 21:9 ultra-wide display increases the aspect ratio by 30% compared to standard 16:9 displays, while the screen’s 1500R curvature perfectly contours the human field of view to reduce distortion. Mi Curved Gaming Monitor 34’’ offers users better gameplay visual capabilities and facilitates multitasking. Mi Curved Gaming Monitor 34’’ also provides a 144Hz game-level refresh rate, achieving a 4ms response rate that dramatically reduces picture delays for ultra-smooth gaming experience. Screen considerably enhances the visual gaming experience thanks to the 121% sRGB wide color gamut, ensuring that beautifully designed games and interfaces reveal themselves in their true colors.
The global recommended retail price of Mi Curved Gaming Monitor 34” is 399€. The local sales info and price in Singapore will be announced once the product is available.
Redmi 9 is the new entry-level smartphone touts major upgrades from its predecessor. As the first entry-level Redmi smartphone to feature an all-purpose quad-camera set up, Redmi 9 helps capture life’s special moments. Meanwhile, users can view more with Redmi 9’s bigger and better screen. Featuring a 6.53’’ FHD+ Dot Drop display, Redmi 9 offers an optimal visual experience with crystal-clear detail at your fingertips.
On the performance front, Redmi 9 sports an optimized MediaTek Helio G80 SoC, delivering a 207% improved performance over its predecessor. Paired with a 5020mAh (typ) large capacity battery, Redmi 9 packs the power you need for everyday work and play.
Redmi 9A and Redmi 9C
The two brand-new entry-level smartphones are equipped with a massive 6.53” Dot Drop display for an immersive viewing experience and a 5000mAh high-capacity battery that satisfies users who want to do more and enjoy more on their smartphones. Redmi 9A and Redmi 9C feature MediaTek Helio G25 and G35 respectively for smooth day-to-day operating experience.
Pricing and Availability
The local sales info and prices in Singapore of Mi Smart Band 5, Mi Electric Scooter Pro 2, Mi Electric Scooter 1S, Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 Basic, Mi TV Stick and Mi Curved Gaming Monitor 34’’ will be announced when those products are available.
Redmi 9 (4GB+64GB variant) is priced at SGD 218 is available online at the official Xiaomi stores on Lazada, Shopee, Singtel and Qoo10 as well as offline at Singtel stores, Authorized Mi Stores and other official offline retailers in Singapore.
In terms of colour options, Redmi 9 is available in three color variants: Carbon Grey, Ocean Green, and Sunset Purple.