At a new product launch conference yesterday, Chinese manufacturing giant, Xiaomi, brought two new body scale which includes the Xiaomi body scale 2 and the Xiaomi body fat scale 2. These body scales were released for 59 yuan ($9) and 99 yuan ($15) respectively. Xiaomi already has a couple of smart body scales but according to the company, these products come with more features and the price was halved. This morning, these two new products were officially launched for sale on all Xiaomi sales outlets.
In appearance, both the Xiaomi scale 2 and Xiaomi body fat scale 2 use a hidden LED screen, warm white tempered glass, and rounded corners. The configuration uses high-precision manganese steel sensors and the sensing accuracy is from 50 – 100 grams. These scales upgraded to the new low-power Bluetooth 5.0 which connecting to a phone much easier and faster.
These products come with a new weighing mode which can meet the needs of weighing small objects such as fruits/vegetables, express parcels, etc. In addition, the two are also equipped with a body balance test function, just stand on the scale with one foot and close the eye, you can know the strength of your balance on the Xiaomi sports APP.
The Xiaomi Body Fat Scale 2 uses a high-precision BIA fat-measuring chip. It can detect body weight, BMI, body fat percentage, muscle mass, moisture rate, protein rate, basal metabolism, visceral fat grade, bone mass, and body age. The Xiaomi body fat scale 2 measures more parameters than the Xiaomi scale 2.