The health and fitness segment has received a lot of attention from electronics manufacturers in the last few years, companies such as Apple, Samsung and more recently OEMs such as Xiaomi produced all sort of gadgets that help us track our heart rate, monitors our sleep, measures the amount of calories we burn or the number of steps we take in our daily activities.
Announced in the summer of 2014, Xiaomi Mi Band is one such gadget that promises to help us stay in shape through several features including smart clock alarms to wake up, setting up call reminders, keeps track of the way we sleep at night, records sport data and monitors our heart rate. Mi Band is water-resistant and it comes with a built-in 41mAh rechargeable Lithium-Polymer battery that offers up to 30 days of standby time at one single charge.
Mi Band requires Bluetooth pairing through an app available on the Google Play or the App store, with an Android 4.4 (or above) running device or one that runs iOS 7.0 (or above). Before using the fitness bracelet from Xiaomi, you’ll require to register an account on their website.