Alongside the Xiaomi 12 Series, we’re getting a lot of new IoT devices in the Philippines from Xiaomi! There are two new earbuds, the Xiaomi Buds 3 and Xiaomi Buds 3T Pro. For new smartwatches, there’s the Xiaomi Watch S1 Series. All of these products will be available on all of Xiaomi’s online and offline channels.
Xiaomi Watch S1 Series
The Watch S1 Series has premium aesthetics and advanced product features that aims to go with modern lifestyles. There are two watches to choose from: the Xiaomi Watch S1 and the Xiaomi Watch S1 Active.
The Xiaomi Watch S1 has a more classic and streamlined design. There is sapphire glass and a stainless-steel frame housing the watch’s 1.43” AMOLED display. You get strap options that include classic leather or fluororubber in various colors.
Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Watch S1 Active offers vibrantly colorful and highly customizable sports styling with maximum comfort. It has an always-on 1.43″ AMOLED display, a metal bezel for lightweight durability, and a watch frame that comes in three colors and six color options for the straps.
For fitness buffs, these smartwatches have a total of 117 fitness modes, including 19 professional modes for users to choose from. These are compatible with both the Strava and Apple Health apps. This means that you can tell your friends regardless of what phone they use. They also have a plethora of health tracking features that give you a comprehensive awareness of your health. Those include a SpO2 blood oxygen saturation tracking, female health monitoring, and improved sleep monitoring.
The Watch S1 Series supports Bluetooth calls for those living life on the go. On a full charge, the battery can power 12 days of typical usage, or up to 24 days on battery saver mode, with magnetic charging capabilities.
Pricing and Availability
The Xiaomi Watch S1 retails for P10,999 while the Xiaomi Watch S1 Active retails for P8,999. Both of these smartwatches will be getting discounts and freebies on Xiaomi official online stores from March 24 to 25 on Shopee and March 27 to 28 on Lazada.
The Xiaomi Watch S1 will be available at an early bird price of P9,999 and will come with a FREE Mi Body Composition Scale 2 worth P1,499 while you can get the Xiaomi Watch S1 Active at a discounted price of P7,499 and will come with a FREE Xiaomi Sports Fanny Pack.
Xiaomi Buds 3 Series
Xiaomi is also bringing the Xiaomi Buds 3 and the Xiaomi Buds 3T Pro to the Philippines! With the Xiaomi Buds 3T Pro, you get a 10mm dual-magnet dynamic driver with sectional DLC coating, as well as support for LHDC 4.0 audio codec. Those features will give you better quality audio overall.
Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Buds 3 features an ultra-dynamic dual-magnetic driver unit designed to deliver audio output with detailing at every level.
Both the Xiaomi Buds 3 and Xiaomi Buds 3T Pro have an improved 40dB hybrid active noise cancellation. There are also three ANC modes to choose from. If you’re in a pinch, you can also choose Adaptive mode which let the earbuds adjust automatically based on the ambient noise level. These buds also have Transparency mode to let you be aware of your surroundings.
These earbuds have a comfortable and secure fit and dual-device connectivity. If you’re worried these will die easily with all that capability, no need to do so! The Xiaomi Buds 3T Pro earbuds can power up to 6 hours of playback on one charge, or 24 hours with the case. Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Buds 3 can be used for up to 7 hours with a single charge or 32 hours when used with the charging case.
Pricing and Availability
The Xiaomi Buds 3T Pro retails for P6,999 and the Xiaomi Buds 3 retails for P4,999. Like the Watch S1 series, they will be getting discounts and freebies on Xiaomi official online stores from March 24 to 25 on Shopee and March 27 to 28 on Lazada. The Xiaomi Buds 3T Pro will only be P5,999, while the Xiaomi Buds 3 will only be P3,999. Both will also come with a FREE Xiaomi Sports Fanny Pack.
What do you think of Xiaomi’s new smartwatches and earbuds? I’m sure a lot of people are looking forward to really affordable yet highly functional IoT products. Sound off in the comments!