The company has posted a teaser image on Mi India Twitter account that suggests the upcoming launch. The price and availability of Xiaomi Smart Shoe - Mi Sneakers 2 will be announced soon.
Xiaomi is more than a smartphone brand with a slew of products in the Indian market, The company is now planning to extend its product portfolio with the launch of Mijia Smart Shoes. The smart shoes can track movement along with speed, calories etc. Xiaomi last launched its smart shoes "Mijia Smart Sneakers" The smart shoes come with a 5-in-1 uni-molding design. The "Intel Curie chip" is used on the shoes to process the fitness data. The shoe is likely to launch as Mi Sneakers 2 in India. The launch may coincide with Redmi Note 7 which is likely to come to Indian market very soon.
Update: Xiaomi has launched its smart shoes "Mi Men's sports Shoes 2" in India. The smart shoes is already available on Mi Crowdfunding site at a special price of Rs. 2,499. The shoes will ship starting March 15.
The Mijia Sneakers 2 price in China is CNY 199. The smart shoe is expected to debut in India at the same price. Since, the start of 2019, Xiaomi has made a number of announcements in India. The company has revised the price of its popular smartphone Redmi 6A, Redmi 6 Pro, Redmi Y2, and Mi A2. Xiaomi also has launched new Mi TV Models and Mi AirPOP PM2.5 Anti-pollution mask. Xiaomi Mijia shoes in India is expected to launch in Black, Floral Blue, Floral Grey, and White colors. These color variants are already available in China.
More: Launch of Mi anti-pollution mask Mi AirPOP PM2.5 in India.
Type: Smart Shoes
For Activities: Walking, Jogging, Running
Sole: Rubber material
Features: Breathable, Sweat Absorbing and comes with smart chip, IP67 Waterproof
Color Options: Blue, Black and Light Grey
Smart Shoe Activity Tracker Features: 6 axis sensor, CR2032 button cell powered, IP67 certified, 200KG max weight, also monitors the rising rate
Power Source: Button Cell CR2032
The shoes will be part of Lifestyle products of the company that already includes products such as backpacks, Pillows, anti-pollution mask, Mi rollerball pen, and Mi focus cube. Now, the company has teased the launch of Smart shoes with the words “Ready to put your #BestFootForward?”. The smart shoes can be paired with "Mi Fit app" on your smartphone. The tracker counts activities like walking, jogging, and running. Xiaomi is also expected to launch its next smartphone under the Redmi brand "Note 7" in India very soon. The Xiaomi smart shoe is likely to launch in different variants with price ranging from Rs. 3,000 to Rs. 5,000.