Redmi Watch: water protection, NFC and up to 12 days of battery life for $45
Along with the new smartphones, Xiaomi introduced the first Redmi smartwatch. They received a square body, impressive battery life, and support for contactless payments using NFC.
Redmi Watch is equipped with a 1.4-inch color screen with a resolution of 320x320 pixels. You can customize their look with more than 120 unique dials. In addition, the case is available in black, blue, and beige, and the straps come in five shades. The device weighs only 35 grams.
It has support for 7 sports modes, including running, cycling, swimming, and race walking. There is also the ability to monitor sleep, counting steps taken, measuring calories burned, and other traditional functions for this type of gadgets. The built-in microphone allows you to communicate with the XiaoAI proprietary voice assistant.
The watch is made in a waterproof case and can withstand immersion to a depth of 50 meters. The NFC module allows you to pay for purchases, but whether this feature will work outside of China is unclear.
The claimed battery life from a single charge is up to 7 days in the normal use mode and up to 12 days in power-saving mode.
In China, the Redmi Watch will cost $45. No global release has been announced yet.