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

28 July 2017 | 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 such as the Redmi Note 4, 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
Miband 3 Mi band 3 Miband3 Heart Rate Monitor OLED Waterproof Smart Band
From RM 139.00 Features: 0.78 inch OLED Touch Screen -Bigger screen, fit the width of the wrist, bring pleasant feeling of wearing. Big screen display a comprehensive and rich information, raise the wrist, efficiency is obvious. Feature With 5ATM Water Resistant Rating -One of the things that set it the apart from many other feature-laden smartwatches available is its 5ATM water resistant rating - withstands pressures equivalent to a depth of 50 meters, making it a charm when being exposed in rain, splashing, accidental submersion, showering, surface, swimming. Sports Details Function -In the sports modes of the Mifit APP, if you turn on one of the sports modes of treadmill,outdoor running, riding or fast walking, just lift your wrist and check the length, mileage, heart rate, speed and other data on your bracelet. Notification Display &Reject Phone Calls -While Bluetooth connecting, if there is an incoming call, it would showthe caller ID. Almost notification of APPs could be synchronized to thewatch. 3 Pages Message Display -Support to check the latest 5 messages, If each text of messageexceeds the display, touch the button can display in next page. (up to 3pages can be displayed). Raise Wrist To Wake Up The Screen -Raise your hand to brighten the screen without taping screen to see real-time states including sports data, time and heart rate. Pedometer / Sleep Monitoring / Sedentary Reminder -helps you record all your activities in the day,calculatethe distance you walk and calories burned,take care of your health,monitor your sleep, remind you to have a rest and track your steps,mileage and calories for high quality sports. 24 Hours Heart Rate Monitor -It tracks your heart rate continously at every moment every day. Heart rate recording will start automatically once you wear it on. Long standby time -ensures about 20 days ultra-long standby time for a full charging. Specification Bluetooth version: V4.2 Waterproof Rating: 5ATM Compatability: V4.0 or above, Android 4.4 / iOS 9.0 or above Special Features Health tracker: Measurement of heart rate,Sleep management,Pedometer,Calories burned measuring,Steps counting,Distance recording,Sedentary reminder Other functions: Unlock phone without password,Call/APP message reminder,Time,Alarm Clock Alert type: Vibration Sensors: ADI ultra low-power acceleration sensor + photoelectric heart rate sensor Screen: 0.78 inch OLED Touch Display Resolution: 128*80 Touch key: Yes Battery capacity:110mAhLithium polymer battery Standby time: About 20 days Material Mi-core material: Plastic + Alloy Case material: TPEE Band material: TPSiV Band total length: 247 mm Adjustable length: 155-216 mm Product size (L x W x H): 46.9 x 17.9 x 12 mm Product weight With Strap: 20g Warranty: 1 month Package Contents 1 x Smart Band 3 1 x USB Charger ​1 x User Manual

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.

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Mi Power Bank 2c 20,000mAh (Mi Malaysia Warranty)
From RM 109.00 High-capacity|Dual USB outputs High-density lithium polymer|Two-way fast charging 20000mAh is more than enough! The high-capacity power bank provides more charges and does it way faster. You need not worry about sharing it with your friends. We also added a second USB output so you can charge 2 devices simultaneously, but we did it without compromising on the size. All of this, now in the sleek body of the 20000mAh Mi Power Bank 2. Mi Power Bank 2 The perfect 20000mAh carry-on for flights Approved for carry-on by popular airlines, so you can always stay charged during trips. Mi Power Bank 2 20000mAh with the power to share Comes with two USB outputs to charge two devices at once, because sharing is caring. Mi Power Bank 2 Your 20000mAh travel companion Travel-sized portability, perfect for backpacks or on-the-go. It's the best way to stay charged and ready on both land and air. Single port Quick Charge 3.0 support 5.1V / 3.6A Dual USB output Experience ultra-fast charging Quick Charge 3.0 support when charging one device, or 5.1V / 3.6A support when charging two devices at once. 20000mAh Mi Power Bank 2 plays well with others, including devices from Mi, Apple, Samsung, and more. It can also charge some USB-C laptops The next generation Massive improvement on charge and discharge efficiency Using advanced battery technologies from ATL and Lishen, this generation of batteries are both, ligher and high on performance. Weighing only 330.5 g, you can carry the 20000 Mi Power Bank 2 anywhere. High-quality circuit boards improve safety Experience improved safety, conversion rate & stablised charge and discharge efficiencies with high-quality circuit boards. 9-layer circuit protection enhances safety and efficiency for both, charge and discharge. Dimensions : 135.5 x 67.6 x 23.9 mm (Max) Battery type : Lithium polymer Battery capacity : 20000mAh 3.85V (77Wh) Charge voltage limit : 4.4V Temperature limit : 0℃ ~ 45℃ Input modes : DC 5V / 2A 9V / 2A 12V / 1.5A Output modes : 2* DC 5.1V / 2.4A 9V / 2A 12V / 1.5A MAX18W Charging time (approximate) : 6.2 hours (9V/2A 12V/1.5A, OEM charger) 10 hours (5V/2A, OEM charger)

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!

Xiaomi
Mi 8
From RM 1,499.00 • Running on Global ROM (ChinaBox) • ONLY WHITE COLOR (6GB+64GB) IS CHINA ROM+PLAY STORE • Display: 6.21” Super AMOLED Display. 1080×2248 pixels (~402 ppi density) • CPI: Snapdragon 845 Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) • GPU: Adreno 630 • Storage: 64GB or 128GB ROM • RAM: 6GB RAM • Expandable Memory: NO • OS: MIUI 9 Android 8.1 (Oreo) • SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) • Rear Camera: Dual 12 MP (f/1.8, 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, 4-axis OIS, dual-pixel PDAF) + 12 MP (f/2.4, 1/3.4″, 1.0µm), 2x optical zoom, dual pixel phase detection autofocus, dual-LED flash • Front Camera: 20 MP (f/2.0, 1.8µm), 1080p • Video: 2160p@60fps, 1080p@30/240fps • WIFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Support 2.4G WiFi / 5G WiFi / WiFi Direct, WiFi 2×2 MIMO Technology, MU-MIMO • Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS • USB port: Type-C 1.0 reversible connector • Audio Jack: NO • Others: NFC, Infrared face recognition, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass • Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 3400 mAh battery. Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 4.0+) • Dimension: 154.9×74.8×7.6 mm • Weight: 175g Warranty Information: Original Imported Set for Asia Pack & China Pack– 1 year warranty by Local Supplier ***KEEP THE IMEI STICKER & BOX FOR WARRANTY PURPOSE*** ***LOGOUT MI ACCOUNT & GOOGLE ID BEFORE SEND FOR WARRANTY CLAIMPOSTAGE FEES (FROM & TO) FOR WARRANTY OR ANY EXCHANGE PRODUCT WILL BE PAID BY CUSTOMER*** What’s in the box: 1 x Cell phone; 1 x Protective case; 1 x USB Type-C data cable; 1 x Type-C TO AUDIO adapter cable; 1 x SIM Pin; 1 x 2 pin (flat) Power Adapter; 1 x User manual #mi #mi8 #xiaomi #64gb #128gb #shopee #allingadget
Xiaomi
Mi Mix 2s
From RM 1,799.00 Specs:- • Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 • Octa-core (4×2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) • CPU, Adreno 630 • Memory: 6GB RAM + 64GB/128GB ROM • Card Slot: No • MIUI 9 - Global ROM • Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) • Network: 2G/3G/4G LTE • IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, Corning Gorilla Glass 4 • 5.99 inches 92.6 cm2 (~81.9% screen-to-body ratio) • 1080×2160 pixels 18:9 ratio (~403 ppi density) • Dual: 12 MP (f/1.8, 1/2.55″, 1.4 µm) + 12 MP (f/2.4, 1/2.9″, 1.0 µm) • Front camera, 5 MP, (f/2.0, 1.4 µm), 1080p • Video: 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@30fps, 120 fps (720p) • Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/a • USB Type-C 3.0 reversible connector fast charge 3.0 9V2A • Battery 3400mAh(typ) / 3300mAh(min) • Support Qi Wireless Charging • Dimension: 150.9×74.9×8.1 mm • Weight: 189g What’s in the box: 1 x Phone; 1 x Power adapter; 1 x TPUCase; 1 x USB Type-C cable; 1 x Type-C TO AUDIO Adapter; 1 x SIM needle; 1 x User manual Warranty Information: Original Imported Set– 1 year warranty by Local Supplier ***KEEP THE IMEI STICKER & BOX FOR WARRANTY PURPOSE*** ***LOGOUT MI ACCOUNT & GOOGLE ID BEFORE SEND FOR WARRANTY CLAIMPOSTAGE FEES (FROM & TO) FOR WARRANTY OR ANY EXCHANGE PRODUCT WILL BE PAID BY CUSTOMER*** SOFTWARE/TRANSCEIVER LCD SCREEN/TOUCH SCREEN CHARGING PORT/BATTERY CAMERA SPEAKER/BUTTON ACCESSORIES #mi #mix2s #mix #xiaomi #64gb #128gb #shopee #allingadget

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