Redmi Watch launched in China: $40 Smartwatch?

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Redmi recently launched its new Redmi Note 9 and Redmi Note 9 Pro. Along with the two new smartphones, the company is ready to launch its first-ever Redmi watch in China. The General Manager of Redmi, Lu Weibing, shared in his post the details of the launch of Redmi Watch in China.

Redmi smartwatch launched in China on November 26, 2020 (Thursday). The company held an event in China for the launch of the Redmi smartwatch. At the very same event, the company also launched the new Redmi Note 9 series.

The details of the watch are yet to be revealed but the look of the Redmi smartwatch was shown in the poster. The Redmi smartwatch has a square dial with pastel straps. The Redmi smartwatch looks a lot like the Apple Smart watch but thanks to the Redmi company that their prices don’t match.

According to some sources, the Redmi Smart Watch could be the rebranded version of the Mi Watch Lite. The Mi Lite was seen last month on the FCC list. If these sources are true then we might know some specifications and if not, we will have to wait for the company to reveal the details for the same.

Price of the Redmi Watch

The new Redmi Watch is available only in China. The company has said no word regarding the launch in other countries or making the device global. In China, the Redmi watch is presently up for pre-orders through multiple sources.

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The Redmi Watch sets a new standard for other smartwatches in the market by providing maximum features at the lowest price possible. The price of the Redmi Watch is 299 yuan which is approximately $45. If you decide to pre-order the smart watch. You also get a discount. If pre-ordered, the Redmi Watch will cost around 269 yuan which is approximately $40. You will get a discount of 30 yuan.

Launch Date of Redmi Watch

The Watch was unveiled in the launch event of Redmi Note 9 and Redmi Note 9 Pro on November 26, 2020. The company did not reveal a lot about its first-ever smart watch. Redmi confirmed that the Watch will be officially launched on December 1, 2020, at 0:00 AM.

Design of the Redmi Watch

I am pretty sure, when this smart watch will be launched it will see huge success and the main reason behind that will be the looks of the smart watch. The Watch looks very simple yet elegant with its alluring pastel colors and statement square dials.

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Smart watches are a part of life and with each passing day more and more people are fascinated by a new smartwatch. Many companies are increasing their field and expanding their reach by manufacturing their own smart watch. The Redmi Watch is also the first ever smartwatch created by the company.

 The Watch comes in many color options for the straps as well as the dial. The watch comes with three frame color options: Elegant Black, Ivory White, and Ink Blue.

The straps also come in different color options like Cherry Blossom Pink, Pine Needle Green, Ivory, and Black.

The straps of the watch are detachable.

The sleek design of the watch includes a 2.5D curved glass panel, with a matte textures body, metal texture buttons that comes with a matching skin friendly TPU material strap. The straps of the watch are manufactured using the bending process so that it could fit the curvature of the wrist. 

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Features of the Redmi Watch

Redmi Watch might be the debut smartwatch by the company but they have excelled in the field of the Fit Bands. Mi fit band, over the period of time, has given strong competition to the high- tech companies and is still considered to be a trusted brand in terms of fitness devices. With such a vibrant experience, we expect the Redmi Watch to excel in certain fields. Here are some important features that we are expecting in the new Redmi Watch,

  • Heart Rate Monitoring
  • Sleep Tracking
  • Sedentary Monitoring
  • 24 Hour Heart Rate Changes
  • Resting Heart Rate for the last 30 days
  • Breathing Training Functions

Other than these monitoring functions, the Redmi Watch will also come with different sports modes, which will include:

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  • Outdoor Running
  • Indoor Running
  • Outdoor Cycling
  • Indoor Cycling
  • Walking
  • Swimming in the pool
  • Free Activities

Apart from all these features, the Redmi Watch is also water resistant up to 50 meters. The weight of the smartwatch is very light at 35 grams. With such a light weight device, one might wonder about the battery life. the Redmi Watch provides a good battery life. On regular and normal use, the watch can sustain for 7 days and under battery saver, the watch can sustain for 12 days.

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