At today's Redmi conference in China, not only Redmi Note 7 Pro smartphones and redmi 7. We also saw two new products that we would not expect from the Redmi brand.
It will no longer be just smartphones
Redmi has been a separate, independent brand since January this year. They have their own development center for smartphones and operate completely independently. And they plan to continue. Redmi CEO Lu Weibing said during the conference that the brand wanted pre people around the world bring affordable devices different focus.
Not only smartphones, but also your own accessories or household appliances. The Redmi brand will thus have its own equipment ecosystem, similar to the parent Xiaomi. Their goal, even their mission, is to become king in the affordability of a wide range of products.
They describe their new strategy in several points:
- Extremely "sexy" price-performance ratio
- Pay attention to high quality
- Accelerating internationalization
- Bring high-end smartphones
- Participate in the development of 5G, expand product categories, develop AIoT and expand the ecosystem of Redmi devices
From this it is clear that from now on it will be a new brand of affordable smart devices. At the conference, they presented the first two extremely affordable products - wireless headphones Redmi AirDots a automatic washing machine Redmi 1A.
Redmi AirDots fully wireless headphones
The very first Redmi wireless headphones are named Redmi AirDots. It was taken over by the already well-known Xiaomi AirDots and overall it is a very similar headphone. Are coming in an elegant black design together with the charging box.
They are equipped Bluetooth 5.0 chip and their significant advantage is automatic connection within a second. The weight of one handset is 4,9 g and the manufacturer promises a comfortable fit. The battery in the headphones provides durability for 4 hours of use, with the charging box the endurance is extended for another 12 hours.
The headphones also include a physical button that can be used to call up the virtual assistant. They support not only XiaoAI but also Siri and Google Assistant. And the best in the end - the price. Redmi AirDots are one of the cheapest fully wireless headphones on the market! In the home China will be available from April 9.4.2019, 99.9 for the price of only XNUMX yuan, which is in conversion 13 € / 340 CZK.
Washing machine Redmi 1A
The first Redmi household appliance is automatic washing machine Redmi 1A with laundry capacity 8 kg. The washing machine comes with a minimalist design in white. The upper lid is transparentso you can see what condition your laundry is in.
It contains 10 washing modes and can also unwind the laundry. The Redmi 1A washing machine is 944 mm high and 545 mm wide. It weighs 32 kg and has a nominal power consumption 310 W. The manufacturer promises low noise when washing thanks to an air damper that reduces vibrations. However, the device does not have the option of connecting to a smartphone and it is an "ordinary" washing machine.
While similar washing machines are sold in China over 1000 yuan (130 € / 3400 CZK), the Redmi 1A washing machine comes with a price of only 799 yuan. In terms, it's perfect 105 € / 2700 CZK.