Xiaomi is a brand known for offering products with good specifications and lower prices. But Xiaomi Mi A2, Xiaomi MI 8, Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, and other smartphones are not the only electronics from the manufacturer available for purchase. The company has some curious devices, such as an intelligent toothbrush, water purifier, pots, among others.
Thinking about it, below we list the ten most bizarre devices of Xiaomi that give a smart touch every day. As for the innovations of the Chinese manufacturer, know what you can buy in Latin America.
1. Water purifier
The Mi Water Purifier is a water purifier with reverse osmosis system, which filters ultrafine particles up to 0.0001 microns, removing bacteria, antibiotics and heavy metals. The process has low consumption of water and electricity, promising to be the most ecologically correct today. The Xiaomi purifier also has real-time water quality monitoring, allowing the user to view the TDS index (from Total Dissolved Solids, which shows the concentration of dissolved solid particles) directly on the cell phone. The product costs US $ 399.
2. Mosquito Repellent
Xiaomi also has a portable repellent that is for sale in Latin America. With prices starting at US $ 50, the product promises to kill mosquitoes in an area of up to 28 m². The device comes with two repellents that work for 90 days, if they are connected for 8 hours a day. The power, in turn, is done by 2 AA batteries. Anyone interested in buying the device can find it using terms such as «Xiaomi portable repellent» or «Xiaomi insect killer» or Xiaomi Mija Mosquito Repellent.
3. Smart rice cooker
The Chinese manufacturer has several models of smart rice cookers. The Xiaomi IH Smart Rice Cooker, for example, is in versions with a capacity of 3 or 4 liters, and offers more than 3 thousand heating methods to cook even other foods. It has integration with the smartphone via Wi-Fi, allowing you to prepare meals and accompany remote cooking. The application, which is available only in English and Mandarin, brings more than 200 recipes to maximize the capabilities of the smart pot. The product costs around US $ 235 in the 3-liter version and US $ 320 in the 4-liter version, but neither is available for purchase in Latin America.
4. Smart bicycle
As with rice cookers, Xiaomi invests heavily in smart bicycles. The QiCycle line has several models, such as the QiCycle EF1, a folding bike built in carbon fiber that weighs 14.5 kg. Its battery, with a capacity of 208.8 Wh, promises autonomy to walk up to 45 km, and has a charging time of approximately 4 hours. The maximum speed of the vehicle is about 20 km / h. A panel integrated to the handlebar allows you to visualize mileage, speed, battery life, among other data. This and other information can also be seen in the mobile application, from the Bluetooth connection. The model comes out for approximately US $ 660 and is not available for delivery in our continent.
5. Smart balance
The Mi Body Composition Scale – or Mi Scale – is an intelligent balance that, in addition to measuring weight, adds nine other data: bone mass, body water, muscle mass, basal metabolism, fat rate, visceral fat level, BMI, Your body profile and goal score. All data is saved in the application, with integration between devices via Bluetooth. The application saves data of up to 16 people, which are recognized immediately when climbing the scale, making the device can be used by the whole family. My Smart Scale 2, second generation gadget, is sold in Latin America with a price of approximately US $ 220.
6. Smart plant monitor
In collaboration with the Chinese company HuaHuaCaoCao, the manufacturer created the Flower Care Smart Monitor. The small device promises to «give voice» to the plants, informing if it needs water, fertilizer or lighting. All this is done by means of sensors placed in the part that is under the earth. The device is waterproof, so you don’t have to remove it when watering the plant. The application also brings tips on how to care for the vegetable and has a database that identifies more than 5,000 species. It is possible to find the device for about 38 dollars in Chinese stores that deliver in Latin America.
The Mi Electric Toothbrush is an electric and intelligent toothbrush. The device has three cleaning modes: standard, gentle and customizable. Personalization is done by the mobile application, whose connection is made via Bluetooth. In this way, the user can define the time, intensity, among other brushing characteristics. The application also monitors each cleaning, storing information on how long the person is brushing each area of the teeth and how uniform the brushing is, promising to improve the oral hygiene of the person using the product. My Electric Toothbrush can be purchased through import sites, costing around US $ 50.
8. Smart rearview mirror
It is not only at home where you can count on Xiaomi smart products. The company also manufactures a smart rearview mirror, called Xiaomi Mi Smart RearView Mirror. Already in its second generation, the device brings a 6.86-inch screen with 1280 x 480 pixels resolution. The camera is equipped with a Sony IMX291 sensor, which captures images in high definition (1080p) through a set of six wide-angle f / 1.8 aperture lenses. The device has artificial intelligence and supports voice commands, managing actions such as recording videos, taking photos, driving the car to a specific place or even playing music. The product was launched for US $ 158 and, today, comes out for US $ 250.
9. Travel briefcase
The Mi Trolley is a line of Xiaomi smart suitcase. The 90FUN Smart Travel Suitcase is part of the category, with a built-in fingerprint reader as a differential to lock and unlock luggage. You can store up to five fingerprints, which allows it to be used by people of the same family. The model is built with Makrolon polycarbonate on the outside and aluminum alloy structure, which gives it high resistance to deformations. There are Chinese sites that deliver in Latin America and, not counting the shipping rate, My Trolley 90FUN comes out for about US $ 380.
10. Mask against pollution
The Mi AirPOP is a pollution mask specially designed for India, where air pollution levels are quite high . The accessory has four layers of protection, promising to remove the main impurities from the air before being sucked. In addition, the model brings an advanced ventilation system to block the entry of hot air. The packaging with two masks is sold in India for 249 rupees, around US $ 4. To take effect, each mask must be used for a maximum of 15 hours.