To start, the Mi Band 8 Pro boasts a 1.74-inch AMOLED screen with a smoother 60Hz refresh rate, 16.7 million colors, 336 ppi density, and up to 600 nits max brightness.
The wearable also features lightweight at 22.5 grams and a slim figure measuring 9.99 mm only. While its design comes with skin-friendly and antibacterial TPU material, as well as leather straps.
According to Xiaomi, the new Mi Band brings an improved user interface, better widget functions, and can show comprehensive information. Apart from that, users can also view weather coverage, schedules, and calendars as well as choose 150+ sports modes and 100+ watch faces.
It also features advanced GNSS five-star positioning, enhanced channel monitoring, and accurate posting.
For battery, Xiaomi claims it can last up to two weeks, however, it will last shorter in AOD mode with 6-day battery life.
Moreover, it also features the usual health tracking for heart rate, blood oxygen levels, stress, breathing training, scientific sleep monitoring, and even women's health.
Finally, the band also supports voice assistant, multi-functional NFC for payments, and 5ATM water resistance.
China price with direct to PHP conversion (no taxes and duties yet):
Xiaomi Mi Band 8 Pro TPU wristband - CNY 399 (around PHP 3,122)
Xiaomi leather wristband - CNY 499 (around PHP 3.9K)
It is now available to order at the Xiaomi China website and other physical retailers. Unfortunately, the brand has yet to announce its availability in other markets.