Tag: xiaomi

Mi Band Pulse (小米手环光感版) – now upgraded with HR monitoring but still at the same affordable price point | IT Gadgets Review

Back in 2013, Mi Band made waves in the wearable industry for being the most affordable smart fitness tracker in town. Likewise in July 2014, Xiaomi announced the improved version – MiBand Pulse (小米手环光感版) which stirred good attention from Mi fans and competitors alike. Not much has differed in terms of packaging and the accessories which include the USB based charging…

Start Healthier drinking now with Xiaomi Water Purifier (小米净水器) | Household IT Gadgets review

Since earlier last year, Xiaomi (小米) has been announcing a slew of smart home appliances. The latest and yet most innovative consumer grade smart device is the Xiaomi Water Purifier (小米净水器). The Xiaomi Water Purifier is available for purchase from Xiaomi online store for RMB 1,299 (S$300). Xiaomi Water Purifier falls into Xiaomi’s IoT (internet of things) category of products as…

Xiaomi Wifi Extender (小米WiFi放大器) – great performer at unbelievable price tag | IT Gadgets Review

Introduced earlier this year (2015), the new Xiaomi Wifi Extender (小米WiFi放大器) is part of the family of home networking solutions aiming to make connectivity in homes simple and intelligent. Wifi extenders are not new in the networking industry, so what’s so special with this kit? Within one simple zipped packaging, it posed off simply as any other wifi adaptor which…

Intelligent wifi plug can never go as cheap with Mi Smart Plug | 小米智能插座 | IT Gadgets Review

Xiaomi’s Mi Smart Plug (小米智能插座) was launched in Oct 2014 with the aim of truly controlling the devices at home without worrying that those devices cannot be made available in the internet. Through this Mi Smart Plug, any electrical appliance can be connected and one can easily switch the appliance ON or OFF based on his rulesets. Moreover, the price of…

Mi Band Leather Strap (小米手环真皮腕带) – one classy accessory to complement the Mi Band | IT Accessories Review

Finally I had my hands on the new Premium Leather Strap for Mi Band. This item was launched back in April 2015. When Xiaomi first launched their first ever trackable, the Mi Band has caught on a lot of users to start their first journey towards healthier life. I do own a couple of the standard coloured silicone bands for…

Quick test on water source with new portable Xiaomi TDS test pen (小米水质TDS检测笔) | Lifestyle Gadget Review

As part of the launch of their first home water filtration kit (小米净水器), Xiaomi also launched this cute portable TDS Water Test Pen (小米水质TDS检测笔). For a cheap price of RMB 39 (est. S$10 / USD 8), one can easily own one of such TDS test pen and bring along for any trips to determine the quality of water based on…

Buying a Mi Note phone using Uber – Fast & Innovative ecommerce experience | ECommerce, Online Buying

It is known that new Xiaomi devices are usually selling like hotcakes during their official launch. Likewise, for the new Mi Note (64GB) white, it is anticipated to be more so especially with new and better features during the 28th July SG50 sales day. To cater for sneak preview, Mi Singapore has worked with Uber (taxi/car hiring service) to bring…

First hand experience on new Mi Note phone – High Quality meets Nice Aesthetics | IT Gadgets Review

[New Product Launch, Singapore] It was a great morning to be able to mingle with the Mi Singapore team and avid Mi Fans during the Mi Note Experiential Event 2015 held at Cafe House in Singapore. It was here, we get to test drive the new Mi Note mobile phone which will be officially launch on the 28th July 2015…

Highly configurable home automation with new Xiaomi Smart Home Kit | IT Gadget Review

[New Product, Smart Devices] When Xiaomi launched this new Mi Smart Home Kit 小米智能家庭套装 at RMB 199 (S$45), one would ponder if it truly live up to its name for such an attractive price next to a typical wireless door bell set. As an existing user of Wemo home automation kit, I am a firm proponent that we can leverage technologies…

Xiaomi revealed Yeelight bedside lamp – truly affordable, stylish and yet functional | IT Gadgets Review

Xiaomi never fails to bring in interesting devices for end consumers. The new Yeelight Bedside Lamp is just another useful companion to those who prefer subtle night light for reading or to create the right mood for resting – extremely useful for young kids or toddlers. The smart lamp sports an alloy and acrylic structure, and supports gesture control. The…