Affordable fitness bracelet Xiaomi Mi Band 5 should soon be available for sale in a global version. According to the latest leaks, intelligent assistant support should be included Amazon Alexa, SpO2 monitoring and the game also has an active NFC chip.
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 and Amazon Alexa
A global version of this fitness bracelet should be available during the month of July. Among other things, the new features should include support for intelligent assistant Amazon Alexa.
He confirmed the new leak of information German source Smartdroid, which, after analyzing the internal code being prepared by Mi Band 5, found certain unique elements in the case of the global version. Among them was Amazon's voice assistant Alexa, but also other features, including an active NFC chip,
The leak is also supported by the acquired images, which you can view in this article. The images show all the animations that will be performed by the voice assistant from Amazon. The intelligent Alexa will be present in the Mi Band 5 bracelet resp. in Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 5, which is the global designation of this bracelet.
SpO2 monitoring and MasterCard
In addition to news in the form of support for an intelligent assistant, new animations and icons have been discovered that point to the presence of SpO2 monitoring. In this case, it would be an exclusive feature for the global version of the Mi Band 5 bracelet, which would allow users to know the current level of oxygen in the blood.
The list also includes various icons related to payments via NFC services. In this case, the information leak points to several images of MasterCard bank cards that refer to bracelet payment options.
Of course, this feature could only be available in certain regions of Europe. Specifically, these would be selected regions in which Xiaomi managed to reach an agreement with MasterCard. Not to forget the improved version Xiaomi Mi Band 4 with NFC, which already has this service exclusively for the Russian market.
As part of the summary, we can look forward to three relatively striking innovations, which were confirmed directly in the software itself from the manufacturer. These features would definitely take the bracelet to the next level. However, their confirmation, as well as the final price of the global version of the bracelet, will only be revealed by an official performance next month.