Xiaomi relies heavily on low prices to swallow market share, but the manufacturer does not hesitate to offer more expensive products, but they tend to go higher. The new watch S1 is one of them.
During the conference dedicated to the Xiaomi 12 and its variants this week, the manufacturer took advantage of the opportunity to raise the screen on its new integrated watch, the Watch S1. This is much higher than Xiaomi’s other list Smart watch Enables design card with two colors (black and silver) and interchangeable straps for the case, many of which are leather (brown, black and blue).
Synthetic sapphire and stainless steel
Technically, the Watch S1 has a round 1.43-inch (466 x 466) AMOLED display covered with synthetic sapphire that resists scratches but is less prone to drops. The 46mm watch is made of stainless steel, which gives it a more luxurious feel than the aluminum usually offered.
Inside are several health and fitness monitoring sensors for heart rate and blood oxygenation. Xiaomi with a 470 mAh battery guarantees 12 days of autonomy. A GPS, NFC chip and speaker and microphone complete the technical sheet.
The S1 is waterproof, suitable for swimming or swimming for up to 5 ATMs (note, this certificate is not sufficient to guarantee proper operation in diving). Requires an attached watch, can receive notifications from the smartphone and answer phone calls.
The watch S1 is priced at € 144 with a fluorolastomer strap or தோல் 165 with a leather strap in China. Xiaomi has not formally announced its availability internationally, but everything says that the product will one day be available in Europe.