Xiaomi Smart Band 7 Pro goes official with 12-day battery life and built-in GPS

Xiaomi launched its latest wearable, the Smart Band 7 Pro, alongside the Chinese exclusive 12S ultra. The 7 Pro is, of course, a follow-up to the Smart Band 7 released earlier this year, and aside from some cosmetic changes, the top-end variant adds some must-have features as well.

The Smart Band 7 Pro is equipped with a 1.64-inch AMOLED display, which is significantly larger than the 1.47-inch screen of the Redmi Smart Band Pro. And while it’s only nominally larger than the standard model on paper, the Pro variant has a larger form factor that makes it look more like a smartwatch than a band.

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The display has an always-on feature thanks to the AMOLED panel and there’s also an ambient light sensor that automatically adjusts the screen brightness depending on the lighting conditions. There are no physical buttons to speak of, and the frame comes in gold and silver color options. Of course, users can personalize the device with the various silicone and leather straps in different colors offered, as well as the more than 180 watch faces that users can choose from.

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When it comes to fitness, the wearable device is capable of tracking 117 different types of sports and workouts, covering both indoor and outdoor activities. And unlike the standard Smart Band 7, the Pro has built-in GPS capabilities so you can track your routes without needing to connect to a phone. It’s also rated for 5 ATM water resistance, so you can swim worry-free as long as you don’t exceed the 50-meter depth limit.

The device comes with all the standard health tracking features such as all day blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) monitoring, heart rate monitoring, sleep tracking and menstrual cycle tracking . As for battery life, Xiaomi claims it can last between six and 12 days on a single charge depending on usage and only needs five minutes of charging for eight hours of charging. sleep tracking.

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The Xiaomi Smart Band 7 Pro is priced in China at RMB 399 (~RM 263), almost RM 100 more than the local price of the basic Smart Band 7. The company has yet to announce pricing or availability for other markets.

(Source: Xiaomi)