Xiaomi Mi Band 5 to feature 1.2-inch display and NFC on global units

Michail, 09 January 2020

Xiaomiís Mi Band 4 is one of the best selling fitness trackers on the market thanks to its aggressive price decent feature set and global availability. Itís one of the reasons for Xiaomiís continued success in the wearable market throughout the second half of 2019 and the brand will undoubtedly look to carry this success in 2020.

A set of leaks has shed some light on the upcoming Mi Band 5 - insiders reveal a larger 1.2-inch display as well NFC on the global version.

Xiaomi Mi Band 5 to feature 1.2-inch display and NFC on global units

The new addition will allow for more payment options including Google Pay support. Xiaomiís Mi Pay is the only payment option supported on the Mi Band 4 but this will change when the Mi Band 5 is launched.

Xiaomi Mi Band 5 to feature 1.2-inch display and NFC on global units

Pricing is rumored to start at CNY 179 ($25) in China but as usual, we should expect a price hike for the international version. Xiaomiís subsidiary Huami has already confirmed its working on the Mi Band 5 and we can expect the Chinese launch to take place in June.

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Reader comments

  • Prajit

Mi band 5 has problem that whenever we are in travelling it counts steps & service of service centre is worst n dont have knowledge about product

  • Anonymous

it's cheap what do you expect. get a fitbit!

  • Michi

It should be more thiner because wearing 4 everyday is uncomfortable ;/