Xiaomi Mi Watch: a watch with Alexa integrated!

Xiaomi Mi Watch announced with Amazon Alexa integrated!Decidedly, the Chinese tech giant seems to be looking for the best voice assistant to integrate into its products for Westerners, but the announcement is this time official and the Xiaomi Mi Watch will integrate Alexa !

Unveiled today on the sidelines of the presentation of smartMi 10T and Mi 10T Pro phones, so it is not the Mi Band 5 bracelet who will support the assistant ofAmazon, but the new iteration of the connected watch Chinese which, moreover, takes the same name as its predecessor although it is distinguished by many aspects, in particular by the abandonment of its very - perhaps too much design? - Apple Watch… A good thing in our opinion, but let's quickly see what it has in the belly.

Xiaomi Mi Watch: a watch connected to Alexa

Round in shape, the new Xiaomi Mi Watch has a magnificent 454 x 454 pixel Amoled screen an brightness of 450 cd / m² for a diameter of 1.39 inch. Protected by a 2.5D tempered glass, this connected watch from 32 grams only seems very sport-oriented since it offers monitoring of sporting activity, certification 5ATM, not less than 117 exercise modes, for an Integrated gps and a total of 6 sensors including one heart rate Optimized PPG (including SpO2).

While the first of the name as well as the Mi Watch Revolve unveiled yesterday for the Indian market operate under Wears OS, a home operating system this time will animate the first connected watch compatible Amazon Alexa of the brand. It is indeed the latter that was chosen by Xiaomi in order to seduce its ever-increasing Western customers ...

Mi Watch: technical sheet and availability

Benefiting from a 16 day battery life in continuous use thanks to its 420 mAh battery, the Xiaomi Mi Watch will offer connectivity a simple connectivity Bluetooth 5.0 BLE, but no support for cellular networks. She will available in France in the first quarter of 2021 in three colors (black, blue and cream white) at the price of 129 € with the possibility of dressing it with six different colors of bracelets!

As it is a compatible watch Alexa, we will obviously look into the subject as soon as it is released to see if it will be able to compete with the new Fitbit Versa 3 including.

 

Dimensions and weight
  • 45,9 x 53,35 x 11,8 mm
  • 32g without the bracelet
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  • 1,39 ″ AMOLED display
  • 454 x 454 pixel resolution
  • Brightness of 450 cd / m²
  • 2.5D tempered glass with anti-fingerprint coating
Battery charging
  • 420mAh battery
  • Magnetic charge
Capteurs
  • Optimized PPG heart rate sensor (including SpO2)
  • 3-axis accelerometer
  • 3-axis gyroscope
  • Geomagnetic sensor
  • Air pressure sensor
  • Ambient light detector
  • GPS
Water resistance Water resistance 5 ATM
Connectivity and Features
  • Bluetooth 5.0 BLE
  • Walk with:
    • Android 4.4 and higher
    • iOS 10.0 and higher
  • Voice command Amazon Alexa
  • Camera shutter mode
  • Native emoji support
Fascinated by Alexa since the day I received it in beta test, I gradually became passionate about the subject, before deciding to go further by creating a site with Jean-Christophe. An activity that allows me to quench my thirst for new technologies and share my discoveries about the nicest of communities: Les Alexiens.