I remembered some of you guys request for adding the feature of monitoring the heart rate in Mi Band. Yes, we heard you ! Now the Mi Band Pulse is able to keep track of your heart rate well as do a far better job than its predecessor when it comes to tracking your sleep. The optical heart rate tracker will be located right smack at the bottom of the device, meeting your hand head on.
Introducing The new feature of Mi Band : Optical heart rate sensor
New Mi Band uses a better material for its strap to overcome the easily broken strap problem on previous problem of Mi Band.
If you see closely on the Mi band there is an optical heart rate sensor over there which track your pulse rate
Here is the better view of the sensor
Mi Band has a 45mAh battery capacity sports with a Dialog 4.0 bluetooth chip, ADI sensor and IP67 water resistant.
Hands on photo !
There is not much changes in the appearance, what makes the difference is the Mi Band Pulse comes with Optical heart rate sensor which has the high accuracy as Apple Watch. With this added feature, many are concern about the battery life. The developer said they tested it and it can lasts for 20 days and above
The packaging box is still the classic one as we familiar
Head to head comparison between Mi Band and Mi Band Pulse
| || Mi Band Pulse|| Mi Band|
| Weight|| 5.5 g|| 5.0 g|
| Length|| 37 mm|| 36 mm|
| Width|| 13.6 mm|| 14.0mm|
| Thickness|| 9.9 mm|| 9. 0mm|
Android 4.4 + & support Bluetooth 4.0 : For Android devices
iOS 7 - For Apple devices : iPhone 4s / 5 / 5c / 5s / 6 / 6 Plus
For smart unlock features :
Xiaomi (MIUI 6 and above): Mi 2/2S/2A、Mi 3、Mi 4、Mi Note，Mi 4C，Redmi 1S、Redmi 2/2A、Redmi Note、Redmi Note2
Phone with Android version 5.0 above
There is a product name written on the Mi Band Pulse
The Mi Band Pulse charger is shorter and smaller compared to Mi Band
The right side is the Mi Band Pulse's charger
The one with sensor is Mi Band Pulse
What is the final price of this gadget?
How do you like this new Mi Band? Would you buy it once it's launch in your country?