After smartphones, now its the time for Xiaomi to create its mark in some other genre. So, now, expanding its portfolio, Xiaomi has launched its latest product called the Mijia Quartz Watch in China. This analogue watch lists quite a number of smart features like calorie counter and a pedometer as well, when paired with the company’s app. The Mijia Quartz Watch comes is priced at CNY 349 which is roughly ₹3,500 and this would go on sale on July 17 at 10am in China. The watch would be made available at Tmall, the Mi Home app, and Mi online store simultaneously.
Xiaomi’s Mijia Quartz Watch would be available in color variants of White, Grey and Black. The 40mm dial has a cobblestone-like shape with it being slightly thick in the middle, in addition to 3.2mm thinness at the edges. This also has a small second dial inside the large dial that shows the number of steps taken. These leather straps are replaceable, and the watch pairs with an app via Bluetooth (version 4.0) performs functions like automatic time adjustment, set call and interval reminders or set the alarm clock. Users can also set up to 10 alarm reminders for the watch, and then this watch would vibrate without ringing to not disturb people around, while doing its job.
The Xiaomi Mijia Quartz Watch then pairs with the phone app to synchronize the time shown on the watch, according to the accurate time zone users are in without any need to manually proofread. The watch is waterproof which weighs about 42 grams. The watch pairs with devices running on Android 4.4 and above, and iOS 7.0 and above. There’s a VIP call alert feature as well, but that only works with devices that run on MIUI 9 and iOS 9 and above. Of course, right now, there’s no word on international availability as of yet.