Xiaomi will release the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 to the global market on July 15. As the successor of the Xiaomi Mi Band 4, the fifth-gen smart bracelet of Xiaomi undertakes a heavier task. After all, the success of the Mi Band 4 has put new products under pressure.
According to Canalys’ estimates of wearable bracelets shipments, the Xiaomi Mi Band 4 is the world’s best-selling wearable bracelet product from the third quarter of 2019 to the first quarter of 2020.
Xiaomi’s smart bracelet has achieved great market success since the first generation. The Xiaomi Mi Band 2 released in 2016 is also a best-selling model. And the same is true of the subsequent 3 and 4 generations. The company sold 1 million original Xiaomi bracelets in just 9 months. The Xiaomi Mi Band 2 achieved the same number in just two months, while the Xiaomi Mi Band 3 sold 1 million pieces in just 17 days. The Xiaomi Mi Band 4 reached 1 million units in 8 days.
The Xiaomi Mi Band 4, which was previously listed in Japan, won the first four major lists in the Japanese Amazon sports tracking category ‘Best Sellers’, ‘Hot New’, ‘Most Wanted’, and ‘Most Popular Gift’.
The Xiaomi Mi Band 4 sports a 0.95 inch AMOLED color screen with 240×120 resolution. Also, the screen supports a 2.5D Glass protective cover plate. In terms of core hardware, the device uses a 6-axis high precision sensor.
In addition to the Xiaomi Mi Band 3 payment functions, the Xiaomi Mi Band 4 uses Alipay payment function which has already had 1 billion users. Besides the fourth generation of the smart bracelet has improved charging. Now you can charge your bracelet without removing it from your hand.