Xiaomi Mi Band 5 confirm to feature magnetic charging, NFC payment, remote camera, female health tracking and larger display

Xiaomi is gearing up to Mi Band 5 in China on the upcoming June 11. This is not so far while it will be the same day when the Mi Notebook launch in India.Mi Band 5 is to feature a 20% larger dynamic OLED screen than its predecessor which clearly means it would feature a 1.15-inch AMOLED screen instead of the 0.95-inch in the Mi Band 4. The teased poster detailed about seven upgraded features of Mi Band 5 which includes: Extra-large dynamic OLED screen Magnetic charging NFC UnionPay and QuickPass Take pictures remotely Professional sensor upgrade 11 professional sports modes New women's health model
Mi Band 5

The Chinese giant, Xiaomi is gearing up to Mi Band 5 in China on the upcoming June 11. This is not so far while it will be the same day when the Mi Notebook launch in India. The company has already hinted about its design yesterday and now it shared a lot of teasers on Weibo mentioning upgrades to be come along with the Mi Band 5.
Xiaomi has provided a closer look at the Mi Band 5 design while the teased renders depicted as an upgraded instead of revamped band. The teased poster detailed about seven upgraded features of Mi Band 5 which includes:

  • Extra-large dynamic OLED screen
  • Magnetic charging
  • NFC UnionPay and QuickPass
  • Take pictures remotely
  • Professional sensor upgrade
  • 11 professional sports modes
  • New women's health model



Mi Band 5 is to feature a 20% larger dynamic OLED screen than its predecessor which clearly means it would feature a 1.15-inch AMOLED screen instead of the 0.95-inch in the Mi Band 4. The Mi Band 5 has been teased to arrive in four official colors - yellow, red, green, and black. While the most highlighting upgrade is of the charging mechanism as the company has replaced the inconvenient ‘popping the pill and plugging it into a cradle’ charging mechanism with a magnetic charger. Now, you have not to put that effort to disengage the pill from strap and can simply put the magnetic charger when the band's battery low.

Mi Band 5 teaser

In the teased posters, the company also revealed that the Mi Band 5 would feature an upgraded sensor for improved monitoring. Xiaomi is going to introduce some new health tracking feature “Professional sensor upgrade” referring new blood-oxygen saturation sensor (SpO2) which help to track stress and breathing.

Mi Band 5 teaser

Xiaomi has also confirmed about featuring women health features in its upcoming Mi Band 5 along with a total of 11 sport modes including five new yoga, elliptical, rowing, indoor cycling, and jump roping modes. While the company has also claimed to feature NFC support for the global variant out of the box. Though the previously mentioned Alexa support hasn't mentioned but it might only support in the global variant while it wouldn't have a speaker for the audible replies of Alexa. Mi Band 5 will include a camera shutter button to capture pictures.
As of now, we know the basic upgrades of the Mi Band 5 to be featured while there is still no confirmation about its price and availability. While this band is going to launch in China on June 11 with a possible global launch in the summer. But what are you thinking of it to be priced at?
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