Xiaomi has finally announced its Mi Band 2 fitness band on its Facebook page. With Mi Band 2, Xiaomi refreshes the Mi Band while still staying true to what made the original Mi Band a runway success.
The Mi Band 2 retains the low $22 dollar price tag of its predecessor and adds an OLED screen which is one feature that the long-time users would appreciate. The Mi Band 2 fitness ban,d which is capable of lasting up to 20 days on a single charge, is IP67 certified which makes it water resistant and can be worn while swimming or taking a shower. The Mi Band 2 is capable of not just counting steps taken it can also take heart rate measurements and sleep tracking. The Xiaomi Mi Band 2 features an upgraded pedometer algorithm which should make step count more accurate, while the second-gen Bluetooth 4.0 chip would make the connection to your smartphone more stable.