Last Updated on April 2, 2020 by Jude Simeone
Xiaomi’s Mi Band 3 is the latest fitness smartwatch in the Mi Band Series. It has quite a handful of upgrades from the other Mi Band brands. It was manufactured by Xiaomi and released in May 2018. It runs on a proprietary platform and a perfect description for a fitness smartwatch.
Mi Band 3 Full Specification
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|Device name||Mi Band 3|
|Device type||Fitness smartband|
|Predessesor||Mi band 2|
|Successor||Mi Band 4
|Released date||May, 2018|
|Display type||OLED (monochrome)|
|Display size||0.78 inch|
|Display resolution||128 x 80 pixel|
|Dimension||17.9 x 17.9 x 12 mm|
|Strap size||155 - 216mm|
|Screen protection||2.5D Tempered glass|
|Water resistant/Protection||Yes, 5ATM|
|Memory card slot||No|
|Heart rate monitoring||Yes|
|Menstrual cycle tracking||No|
|Under-water heart rate tracking||No|
|On-screen workout modes||No|
|Preloaded sport modes||Yes|
|Heart rate monitor (HRM)||Yes|
|Operating system (OS)||Proprietary OS|
|Type of battery||Non-removable Li-Polymer battery|
|Battery life||Standby: 3 Weeks+
Mixed usage: 18 days+
|Charging type||Charging cradle|
|Charging time||About 1-2 hours|
|Battery saver mode||No|
|Companion app||Mi Fit App|
|Customizable watch face||Yes|
|Interchangeable band||155 - 216mm|
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Xiaomi Mi Band 3 Features
- Water Resistant/Protection
- Activity/Fitness tracking
- Notifications & Application
The design of the Mi Band 3 is eye-catching and contains a lot of features which is obviously an upgrade from older Mi Band 2,
The screen size of the Mi Band 3 is bigger than the other Mi Band versions, it has a screen size of just 0.78 inch stylishly curved to fit on any wrist irrespective of gender. It features an OLED display with a high pixel density at 193ppi.
The screen display is very bright enabling you to view contents on the screen even under heavy sunshine.
Furthermore, the Mi Band 3 has very little weight, one of the lightest fitness smartwatches across the world.
Mi Band 3 is water-resistant up to 5ATM, this means that this device is water-resistant and you can wear the Mi Band 3 while swimming, under the shower, under the rain without worrying about the device getting damaged.
One notable thing about the Mi Band series is the long battery life. The Mi Band 3 is not left out in this case, it has a lithium-polymer battery with a capacity of 110mAh. on standby, you should expect a battery life of about 20 days, while on heavy/mixed usage, expect a battery life of about 10days.
The battery can be charged via a USB charger which takes roughly about two hours to charge up fully.
Mi Band 3 like I pointed out earlier comes with a handful of upgrades from the Mi band 2. It has a smarter pedometer for tracking activities such as steps you have taken, distance covered, calories burnt and other fitness activities.
It comes with a much sensitive heart rate sensor for heart rate monitoring and can also analyze the general health of the heart.
There is also a sleep pattern tracker, which keeps tracks of sleeping time, awake time, deep sleep…overall the Mi Band 3 is very smart and provides more accurate fitness stats/metrics than the older versions.
Pairing Mi Band 3 with a compatible smartphone via the Mi Fit app will give you more access to a huge list of other functions that you will probably find very useful.