Xiaomi is no longer just about smartphones. The brand is proud the most widespread ecosystem of AI, IoT and other smart devices. It cooperates with a number of small Chinese startups, which it supports through its Chinese e-commerce platform YouPin.
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However, in addition to smart devices, they often also represent products that we would not expect from a technology giant. Kitchen knives, bamboo napkins or toilet holders. All this can be bought on Chinese YouPin (unfortunately, only domestic Chinese will buy there).
As there is not much talk about non-traditional Xiaomi products, we have decided to tell you more. Today we are launching a regular weekly series of articles with the title "What is Xiaomi working on?". Every Sunday we present the news from the past week and once a month we also bring a large summary of products for the past month. What is Xiaomi doing this week?
Electronic smart safe
A product that is a huge success on the e-commerce platform. In the crowdfunding campaign, which is used to start the sale of news, the product has already collected 2260% of the required amount. This means that the company will start production. Its attractiveness is added by the possibility of control via a smartphone and a very reasonable price. The electronic smart safe is manufactured by CRMCR.
The full name CRMCR Cayo Anno Smart electronic safe has dimensions 40 cm x 30 cm x 30 cm and weighs 20 kg. It is made of one piece of machined metal laser technology. The manufacturer tested the strength of the structure in various ways: drilling, falling but also corrosion.
Inside, the safe is covered special coating, which, in addition to shock absorption, also has antibacterial properties, is non - flammable and resistant to moisture and mold. The safe is ideal for storing jewelry, watches or documents. And keep them for several years.
You can access the safe in two ways: by entering the code using the number pad or using a smartphone and the Mi Home application. An interesting option is remote alarmwhen someone unauthorized tries to get to the bottom.
The safe also includes sensors, which ones detect vibrations / change of position and send an alert to your smartphone immediately. The safe can communicate with other smart devices from Xiaomi. For example, if you have a smart home camera, the safe can send it a command to start recording. It can also trigger an alarm if you have it connected via a Xiaomi smart socket.
Xiaomi Cayo Anno Smart electronic safe is available on the Chinese market for 399 yuan, which is 53 € / 1350 CZK. International sellers do not offer a safe yet, but if it does, we will let you know through our newsletter.
Ergonomic chair for PC
In addition to classic PC accessories such as mice, keyboards or mouse pads, Xiaomi also has several PC chairs in its portfolio. The news is ergonomic chair, whose main goal is improve user posture. It is a subsidiary of Xiaomi - Mijia.
Special adjustment mechanism in the backrest allows customization to suit each user. The backrest supports three angles of inclination. It contributes to proper posture and comfort adjustable lumbar support. A headrest is also included. The adjustable height of the chair is a matter of course.
Mijia the ergonomic chair is upholstered breathable mesh. This material is especially suitable for longer sessions, as the user does not sweat on it. Strength, elasticity and breathability ensure airflow, heat dissipation and body moisture.
The price in China was set at 1299 yuan, which is converted 170 € / 4400 CZK. Again, if the product appears in the offer of international retailers, you will be the first to know.
Smart doorbell with HD camera and AI
One of the latest IoT devices from Xiaomi is the Zero Smart doorbell. The device is equipped PIR human body sensor. If any object is within 3 meters of the doorbell, the camera and device will wake up sends a notification to your smartphone user.
The connection to the smartphone is via WiFi connectivity. The integrated camera shoots in sufficient HD resolution (1280 x 720 px), has viewing angle 105 ° a aperture f / 2.0. The images will be sufficiently visible even in poor lighting conditions.
But that's not all. He got the bell in the equipment artificial intelligence, which recognizes people's faces and you know exactly who came to you. In the face database, you specify, for example family members and as soon as the camera recognizes the saved face, will send a notification to your phonewho just arrived. You can know who's behind the door without watching a video.
The courier delivers the package to you, but you are not at home? Never mind, you can use the bell perform a video chat with the visitor behind the door. The device allows two-way communication. If you have a small child at home, you can set the bell to remind him that does not open doors to strangers (This feature probably only works in Chinese).
Another great feature is the "SafeSound" technology, which can change a child's voice to an adult's voiceif a conversation occurs. The Xiaomi Zero Smart doorbell is powered by four AA batteries and is extremely economical.
Lasts up to six months thanks to sleep mode. When not in use, it is put to sleep, but it can wake up as soon as someone rings. When the function is completed, it sleeps again.
And the best thing in the end - Xiaomi Zero Smart doorbell is already available for us. Even at a very affordable price. It is offered by the verified Banggood e-shop, which will deliver it to you via the EU Priority Line without additional fees at customs.