Wearables are the in thing in tech at the moment with the liked of Samsung, Google and Apple pouring millions of dollars into the development of wearable products. Xiaomi, one of the fastest growing tech companies in the world, is hot on the heels of the industry leaders with the development of new consumer tech products but with one key point of difference, they are releasing high quality products at an affordable cost to the consumer.
Xiaomi has launched their competitor to the likes of Fitbit and Fuelband with the release of the Xiaomi Mi Band 2 heart rate monitor and smart wristband.
The Xiaomi Mi Band 2 fits on your wrist and allows you to monitor aspects of your fitness such as how many steps you take, how many calories you consume and how far you run. It records this via the Mi Band 2 and works with the companion app to provide you with all the data you could need to monitor your fitness levels.
The Xiaomi Mi Band 2 utilises Bluetooth 4.0 and OLED touch screen to transit and display information to you, all at the touch of your finger. The Mi Band 2 pairs with your phone and will alert you when you receive an incoming call or message, ensuring you don’t miss them.
The Xiaomi Mi Band 2 does a great job of tracking you will you are awake but it also helps monitor you while you sleep. The sleep monitor function helps monitor your sleeping patterns and gives you periodical evaluations to help you develop good sleeping habits.
Finally if you are an active person that likes to go for a run come rain or shine you will be happy to know that the Xiaomi Mi Band 2 is waterproof which means you don’t need to worry about getting the little guy wet.
If you are looking for a great alternative to other fitness bands out there you can pick up the Xiaomi Mi Band 2 for only $28.49 over at Gearbest.