Xiaomi celebrates 5 years anniversary by announcing 5 new products
Xiaomi is becoming 5 years old in a few days. To celebrate it, today Xiaomi was supposed to announce few devices for all the Mi fans out there. They did announce them and in accordance with the 5 years celebration they came up with 5 new devices today. They are pretty interesting in their very own way. Here are all the devices you need to know about-
Xiaomi Mi Note Pink Edition:
If you love tech but don’t want to sacrifice fashion sense then this device is for you. Xiaomi announced today a special edition of their flagship for the female Mi fans. The device which is being called the Xiaomi Mi Note Pink Edition is basically the same Mi Note device fully embodied in Pink color. The device looks stunning if you think about presenting it to a girl. The device is selling at 2499RMB or $400 and comes in a pink gift pack which accompanies a 5000mAh power bank as well. The only depressing part here is that the power bank doesn’t come in pink like the phone does. The rest of the specs are still the same though. But in case you don’t know about it here are the details-
- 3D and 2.5D curved gorilla glass with Metal Frame
- 5.7 inch Full HD display
- 4G Dual Sim Support
- Snapdragon 801, 3GB RAM, 16GB internal storage
- 13MP OIS Rear Camera with Ultra Pixel 4MP front Camera
Xiaomi Mi TV 2 55”
Xiaomi announced the Mi TV 2 40” and 49” just a few days ago and if you thought they were small for you, worry no more! Xiaomi announced another Mi TV today with a screen size of 55”! This Mi TV would also support 4K resolution. Like all the other Mi TVs out there, this one is basically a smart TV running Android at heart. The key features of this device is-
- H.265 10 bit hardware decoding, 4K video decoding at 60fps
- 55” 4K Ultra HD Samsung RGB LED backlight LCD Panel
- Mstar 6A928 Cortex A17 1.4 GHz Quad Core Processor with Mali 760MP2 GPU
- 8GB eMMC 5.0 Storage with 2GB Triple Channel LPDDR3 RAM
- 2×2 Mimo, Dual Band 802.11ac Wifi, USB and HDMI 3.0 Support
The TV comes with its very own 8 speaker sound bar along with a aluminium based subwoofer embedded with Dolby MS12 Virtual Surround Sound. The whole package will cost you 4999RMB or $806! For this kind of device the price is pretty low though I would say.
Xiaomi Redmi 2A:
If you thought the Redmi 2 was pretty attractive device for its low price, you’re mistaken. The new Redmi 2A is basically the same device with just a different processor and GPU. The change in processor and GPU means you might expect a slight performance change but that might not be the case here. This time, the processor is basically from Xiaomi’s partner called the Leadcore L1860C . This processor is mainly based on Cortex A7 in comparison to the Cortex A53 found in Redmi 2. Although it runs on Cortex A7 the clock speed is higher than the original Redmi 2, which is 1.5GHz. The GPU is also pretty impressive which is ARM Mali T628 Dual core based which supports OpenGL ES 3.1. For other parts the details are given below-
- 4.7 inch Sharp/AUO 1280×720 Display, 312 PPI
- 4G Dual Sim Support
- 8GB Internal Storage (32GB expandable) with 1GB LPDDR3 RAM
- 2200mAh Sony/LG lithium-ion polymer battery
- 8MP 5 lens US OmniVision Sensor, 2MP front Camera
- Android 4.4
The device also includes Electronic Compass, Gravity Sensor, Gyro, Distance, Light Sensor built in. Also GPS comes with A-GPS and GLONASS standards and for all this, it’s carrying a price tag of 599 RMB or 96$ but for one single day Mi Fans can buy the device at a lower 499 RMB or 80$!
Mi Weight Scale:
Conscious about health? Xiaomi got you covered even there! After the Mi band for health conscious people this time Xiaomi brought another smart device, Mi weight scale. According to Xiaomi, this device can accurately measure up to 100g, so even if you put a cup of water it will be able to measure it. The top of the scale is covered with Ultra hard tempered glass and the weight is displayed with smart LED lights which is hard to detect if not used. The Mi Fit app also provides an extended support which can track weight of 16 different people and can remember them + shows the BMI index of each people via the mobile app. The App gets connected with the scale via Bluetooth Low Energy 4.0 and is available for both, Android and iOS. The highest weight this device can measure is 150KG. The price? 99 Yuan or $16.
Mi Power Strip:
Xiaomi just keeps on coming with some unique devices every single time. After the smart socket this time Xiaomi just brought a new power strip. If you ever considered to make a daily ordinary device into something premium you should learn from Xiaomi. The device looks sleek and is really compact. Xiaomi says the device has the size of a pencil box. The highlights of this little device is-
- 3 USB Ports, 3 International Combination Ports
- Total Current flow up to 3.1A
- Single USB port supports up to 2A Quick Charge while maintaining the original charger security
- 82% Power Conversion
- Integrated with quality bronze and copperbelt workmanship
- 3-levels Protection: Short circuit protection, retardant up to 750°c, Independent safe closure on ports for childproof
- Minimal design as small as a pencil box (22.5cm x 4.1cm x 2.6cm)
- Hidden indicator light which reduce the light disturbance during night.
- Anti Sliding pad, suitable for putting on a table
- Unique small adapter for the plug socket board
With all of this in it, the device only costs 49 yuan or around $8.
Well there you have it, all the five new devices from Xiaomi. Xiaomi will keep on surprising every time with it’s price and beauty of the devices!