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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.

Huami Amazfit Bip Pace Sport Smart Watch GPS Glonass English UI
From RM 269.00 Huami Amazfit Bip Lite Version (Xiaomi Mi Fit) Sports Smart Watch Bluetooth 4.0 GPS Glonass Heart Rate Monitor 45 Days Standby - Black Attention: The system language of this item is Chinese Highlights • English UI - International Version • Features a super long standby time, 45 days • 1.28 inch Corning Gorilla glass material, high quality touch screen • GPS + Glonass, dual core positioning • Keep Track Daily Movement, Mileage, Altitude, Sports Data. • Sports mode - Run, Walk, Riding • Hear Beat monitor • Air Pressure monitor • Push notifications • Light weight of 32g Specifications This is the newest Huami Amazfit Bip Lite Version. Unlike the Amazfit pace, this Amazfit watch is not a round screen now. But it features a super long standby time, 45 days. With IP68 water resistant, this Amazfit smart watch lite version can be used in a lot of occasions. This latest amazfit watch also uses Sony 28nm GPS module for GPS + Glonass dual core positioning. 1.28 inch capacitive touch screen With HD resolution 176 x 176 pixel, uses Corning Gorilla glass material, high quality Reflective display technology The dial is always bright without black screen. Uses reflective display technology, the dial brightness will auto adjust according to the environment, gives you better and more clear eye experience. GPS + Glonass Can precisely record your daily movement, mileage, altitude, stride frequency, pace and other professional sports data, help you analyze and improve your sports level. Heart rate monitor Built-in PPG heart rate sensor, monitor your real-time heart rate in sports, make your exercise more scientific and effective. Call reminder When a call or a message is coming, the watch will remind you via vibration, never miss any important call or message. Information push Push instant information, such as Facebook, Wechat, WhatsApp, let you real-time receive information. Long standby 190mah battery capacity provides up to 45 days standby time.
From RM 619.00 Main Features: - Heart rate monitor: built-in PPG sensor, combined with independent research and development algorithm, it will enable you to exercise effectively - GPS real-time track: it will receive the signal of the satellite GPS, record your trail, distance, attitude, speed and other data, help you analysis and improve sports level - All-weather bright the screen: it can adjust the lightness freely according to the enviroment, and help you get clearly screen - Bluetooth music: store 500 songs at most, you will enjoy a happy to have a run - Intelligent notifications: information pushing, Alipay quickpayment, weather conditions, call reminder, etc. - WiFi distance: 5 - 10 days - Long standby time: it will reach 5 days standby time - 1.34 inch screen with 320 x 200 resolution - 4GB ROM store space - Note: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hardware-Bluetooth version: Bluetooth 4.0 ROM: 4GB Waterproof: Yes IP rating: IP67 Functions-Bluetooth calling: Phone call reminder Messaging: Message reminder Health tracker: Heart rate monitor,Pedometer Remote control function: Remote music Alert type: Vibration Other function: Alarm,GPS,Weather forecast,WiFi Screen-Operating mode: Touch Screen Battery-Type of battery: Lithium Polymer Battery Battery Capacty: 280mAh Dial and Band-Shape of the dial: Round Case material: Ceramic Band material: Silicone Features-Compatible OS: Android/iOS Compatability: Android 4.4 and above system or iOS 7.0 and above Weight and Size-Product weight: 0.051 kg

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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