Mi Band 5: Xiaomi working on a Mi Band 4 successor, key features revealed

    Xiaomi Mi Band 5 would be more “advanced and durable” than the previous model.
    | Updated on Oct 06 2019, 12:50 PM IST
    Xiaomi Mi Band 5 to come with NFC support
    Xiaomi Mi Band 5 to come with NFC support (Xiaomi)
    Xiaomi Mi Band 5 to come with NFC support
    Xiaomi Mi Band 5 to come with NFC support (Xiaomi)

    Chinese tech giant Xiaomi is reportedly working on the Mi Band 5 which will support Near Field Communication (NFC) both inside and outside of the domestic market here. Earlier this year, the company launched the Mi Band 4 in China, which came with NFC and microphone support. For markets outside China, the features were missing, news portal GizmoChina reported on Saturday.

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    It has already been confirmed that the 5th generation fitness tracker was being developed in collaboration with Huami. Earlier, the CEO of Huami, Wang Huang said that his company was co-working on multiple projects in a partnership with Xiaomi. The report also suggested that the Mi Band 5 would be more "advanced and durable" than the previous model.

    To recall, Xiaomi Mi Band 4 sports a 0.95-inch AMOLED touchscreen colour display that comes with a resolution of 240 x 120 pixels. It comes packed with a 135 mAh battery which offers up to 15 days on a single charge on NFC and up to 20 days on the standard version.

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    First Published Date: 06 Oct, 12:49 PM IST
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