Xiaomi has launched a new product called the Mijia Quartz Watch, it looks like an analog watch but once paired to your phone, you can “unlock” its smart features. The watch has a built-in calorie counter and pedometer
The Xiaomi Mijia Quartz watch comes with a price tag of 349 yuan, which is roughly Rs 3,500 in India. It will be available in China starting July 17 at 10 am via Mi Home app, Mi online store, and Tmall. It comes in White, Grey, and Black colors.
The watch sports two standard Quartz dials with a cobblestone design. The dials thin towards the outer end and measure 3.2mm in thickness at the edges. A smaller dial inside the larger dial will inform users of the number of steps. Overall the dials measure 40mm. The watch will be able to pair with smartphones using Bluetooth 4.0.
When paired with your phone, you can monitor your calories, steps taken, and distance covered. You can also set alarms and reminders. The watch will provide a vibration alert instead of ringing, and users will be able to rack up to 10 alarms at once. The app also comes in handy for setting the time.
The Xiaomi Mijia Quartz watch measures 42 grams, and it is also waterproof. The watch pairs with devices running Android 4.4 and above, and iOS 7.0 and above. After pairing, the watch can synchronize with the accurate time depending on your timezone. The Mijia Quartz will also feature a VIP call alert feature which will only be limited to MIUI 9 and iOS 9 and above.