Xiaomi Mi Band 6 - Now with SpO² measurement

by Timo29. March 2021

Xiaomi presented the Xiaomi Mi Band 6 today. The new fitness armband is equipped with a larger display, supports even more sports and now also measures the amount of oxygen in the blood. All information about the Mi Band 6 awaits you in the following article.




Xiaomi Mi Band 6


Material: TPU
Closure: pin buckle
Size adjustable: 155 - 219 mm
L: 247 mm

tracking unit
Display type: AMOLED (color)
Display diagonal: 1.56 inches
Display resolution: 152 x 486 pixels
Display brightness: 450 nit

Bluetooth: Standard 5.0 BLE
Heart rate sensor: yes (PPG)

* Pedometer
* Sleep monitor
* Blood oxygen monitoring
* Heart rate measurement
*Date and Time
* Alarm function
* Notifications
* Music playback control
* Reminder of movement
* Cycle calendar
* Camera remote control
* 60 + watch faces

Battery type: lithium polymer
Battery capacity: 125 mAh
Battery life: at least 14 days
Battery charging time: less than 2 hours

App: MiFit
Water protection: 5ATM
Size: 47.4 18.6 x x 12.7 mm
Weight: Unknown

Xiaomi Mi Band 6

Large 1.56 ″ AMOLED display

The Xiaomi Mi Band 6 comes with a 1.56 ″ AMOLED display fitted. Compared to Xiaomi Mi Band 5, which only had a 1.1 inch display, the display of the new Mi Band 6 is 50 percent larger. The larger display allows additional information to be shown on the more than 60 watch faces accommodate. In addition to the time, you have the number of steps, the calories burned, the heart rate and the weather at a glance. A sharp display is ensured by the high Pixel density of 326 PPI guaranteed.

Xiaomi Mi and 6 (1)

More than 30 sports functions

Xiaomi has increased the number of sport modes again. More than 30 different sports programs are available on call and cover the most popular sports. New features include dancing, boxing and basketball. The one is also new automatic detection of fitness activities. The Mi Band 6 automatically tracks running and walking activities, cycling or training on the rowing machine. Swimming activities are by the 5ATM water protection no problem and are one of the supported sport modes.

SpO², heart rate and more

Health monitoring has also been comprehensively revised and expanded. The Blood Oxygen Monitoring (SpO²)which, like the heart rate measurement, continuously monitors the health of the wearer and informs them about it. Another feature is that Sleep trackingmonitoring the wearer's sleep. The MiFit app provides, among other things, insights into sleep duration and sleep phases (REM sleep).

Xiaomi Mi and 6 (2)

14 days battery life

A 125 mAh battery supplies the Mi Band 6 with power. You have to load the fitness bracelet approximately 14 days, whereby the individual use also plays a major role here. The battery is charged in less than 2 hours.

Price, availability and assessment

This is the new Xiaomi Mi Band 6. Due to the larger display and the additional blood oxygen monitoring, the most popular fitness bracelet from the Far East has gained even more functions. The Mi Band 6 is still not a mile jump. Xiaomi continues to do without NFC, at least for the global market, and GPS has not made it into the smartband either.

The prices for the Mi Smart Band 6 for the global market start at 44,99 euros and may vary depending on the country.

Will you get the Mi Band 6? Put it in the comments!

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Do you already know whether the bracelets of the Mi Band 5 fit with it?

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Seems to fit. The size of the bracelets is identical to the 5.


How is that supposed to fit if the band 6 is 50% larger