The eighth generation of the popular fitness bracelet from Xiaomi is officially presented. The gadget is equipped with a 1.62″ AMOLED display with a resolution of 490×192 dots and a frequency of 60 Hz. The peak brightness of the screen has increased to 600 nits (in Band 7 it was 500 nits). There is also support for the Always-on Display mode.
Xiaomi offers many options for bands and mounts for the Band 8. In addition to the usual option of wearing the device on the forearm, you can attach it, for example, to sneakers while jogging. In this way, the bracelet will be able to better track your workout, as well as analyze your posture.
Band 8 has 5 ATM moisture protection. The weight of the device is 27 grams. The gadget is able to measure the pulse, the level of oxygen in the blood, monitor the level of stress and the quality of sleep. There is also a large number of sports modes. At most, you can run interactive video workouts on your smartphone or tablet.
The battery life of the Xiaomi Band 8 is up to 16 days with normal use and up to 6 days with the Always-on Display on. The cost of the novelty is $36 or $43 for the NFC version.