The Redmi Note 9 series smartphones will debut tomorrow in China and together with them, the company will present a new smartwatch in its home country.
This rumor from yesterday is now officially confirmed by Xiaomi Lu Weibing, who shared a Weibo teaser about the launch of the new smartwatch. The image does not reveal any specifications, but the caption of the announcement confirms that it will be easy to carry and will have a square screen, as indicated by the attached image.
The name of this new Redmi smartwatch is currently unknown, but it is expected to be a rebranded Mi Watch Lite that was spotted at the FCC last month along with its image and specifications.
The Mi Watch Lite has a 1.41 “color touch screen and supports automatic brightness. It is water resistant up to 50 meters and can track swimming performance alongside other sports and activities.
The smartwatch has a GPS chip on board, features a heart rate sensor for 24-hour heart rate monitoring and packs a 230 mAh battery.
Tomorrow we will find out tomorrow whether the new Redmi watch is a recharged Mi Watch Lite or a completely different device.
Source (in Chinese)