Xiaomi unveiled two smart wearables at the Xiaomi 13T launch event in Europe. Both Xiaomi Smart Band 8 and Watch 2 Pro are launched for global audiences. However, the Smart Band 8 was already launched in China in April. These smart wearables are the successor to Xiaomi’s premium smart wearable series. The Smart Band 8 comes with minimal upgrades, but it is already very popular in China. Now, let’s learn about Band 8 Specs and price.
Xiaomi Smart Band 8 Specs
The Xiaomi Smart Band 8 is a cheaper option if you want the premium experience that the company offers in its smartwatches. The band 8 comes with impressive build quality and a premium metal finish. The best thing is the company has offered tons of unique strap options to attract youths. Coming to the display, the device sports a 1.62-inch HD 2.5D AMOLED display. The panel is crisp, colourful, and bright. For instance, it has a peak brightness of 600 nits.
As the panel is AMOLED, you will get always-on display feature. The company has also done a great job in the UI part. The UI is clean and smooth, and most importantly, you will get hundreds of unique and customizable watch faces. Interestingly, there are some interactive fun watch faces to improve your overall engagement and experience with the device. Lastly, the band supports a 60Hz refresh rate, so in terms of display and UI, you will get the best of the best.
The main highlight of the band is its advanced sensors like a six-axis motion sensor offering continuous heart rate, blood oxygen and sleep tracking. It supports more than 150 activity modes, allowing users to track every fitness activity and detailed insights about their workout sessions. Xiaomi Smart Band has an impressive battery life of more than two weeks, and the credit goes to its 190mAh battery. The device is 5ATM water resistant, proving its durability.
One interesting feature of the Xiaomi Smart Band 8 is Pebble Mode, which allows users to use the band as an accurate monitoring device for activities like running, cycling, etc.
Xiaomi Smart Band 8 Price & Availability
The Xiaomi Smart Band 8 is available in two colour options: Black and white. On the other hand, you will get multiple strap options. The price of the Smart Band 8 is EUR 40, and it can be purchased via Xiaomi’s official website and Amazon.