Launch of Mi Band 6 Fitness Tracker India on August 26; New Mi notebook that has been renamed RedmiBook Pro 15

Xiaomi Mi Band 6 will be released in India on August 26 at 12:00 noon at the company’s Smarter Living event. As a reminder, the smart band was launched in China in March along with the Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11 Pro and Mi 11 Lite 5G. The Mi Band 6 will be offered in four colors when it launches in India. In addition, the main specs of the upcoming Mi notebook model that is also due to be featured at the event have been released and it looks like the laptop will be a rebranded RedmiBook Pro 15 that was launched in China earlier this year.

Starting with Mi Band 6, Xiaomi India has confirmed on Twitter, the smart band will launch in India at their Smarter Living event on August 26th at 12pm (noon). Also have revealed that the Mi Band 6 will come with SpO2 sensor and will have 30 sport modes. The smart wearable was released globally in March, so its specs are no mystery.

Mi Band 6 specifications (global variant)

Mi Smart Band 6 features a 1.56 inch (152 x 486 pixels) AMOLED touch screen with pixel density of 326ppi and 450 nits of maximum brightness. It comes with a 125mAh battery that supposedly offers a standby time of up to 14 days. The band takes about two hours to charge and is compatible with Bluetooth 5.0. It is also waterproof to 50 meters.

The wearable fitness supports 30 sport modes and can automatically detect six activities, including walking, running, indoor treadmill, and cycling. The Mi Band 6 features 24/7 blood pressure monitoring, blood oxygen sensor (SpO2) and heart rate monitoring, along with sleep tracking and other features.

As for the next Mi Notebook model, an insider named Bishal Goswami (@bgos10) shared on Twitter that it might be a rebranded RedmiBook Pro 15 that was released in China in Intel and AMD variants. India, however, will receive the Intel model, as proven by the event’s dedicated page on Xiaomi India’s website.

The page also reveals that it will come in a 16:10 aspect ratio, have 100% coverage of the sRGB color space, have a higher-than-standard refresh rate, backlit keyboard, fingerprint scanner, Thunderbolt connectivity, and a metallic unibody design metallic. These specs match the RedmiBook Pro 15 format earlier this year (not to be confused with the RedmiBook 15 Pro that launched in India earlier this month).

If it turns out to be a rebranded RedmiBook Pro 15, the next Mi Notebook will have a 15.6-inch 3.2K (3,200 x 2,000 pixels) screen with a 90Hz refresh rate. It will be equipped with up to 11th generation Intel Core i7-11370H processor, along with Nvidia GeForce MX450 graphics card (2GB DDR5) and 16GB DDR4 dual-channel RAM. The laptop will come with 512GB of SSD PCIe storage as standard. The Mi Notebook will include Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, USB Type-C, Thunderbolt 4, USB 2.0, USB 3.2 Gen 1, HDMI and a 3.5mm audio jack for connectivity. There will be dual stereo speakers with DTS Audio and a 70Whr battery.

Both Mi Band 6 and Mi Notebook will be launched in India on August 26 at the company’s Smarter Living event.


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