The Mi Band 5 sports a 1.1-inch touchscreen AMOLED color display, which is 20 percent bigger than its predecessor Mi Band 4. The band offers 14 days of battery life, which is a downgrade from the 20-day battery life on the predecessor.
The wearable comes with a new plug-in charging mechanism instead of a USB. The charger latches on the back of Mi Band 5 using magnets. The band has a range of new watch faces such as Neon Genesis Evangelion, Case Closed, Hatsune Miku, and SpongeBob SquarePants.
According to the Xiaomi community forum, the Mi Band 5/NFC officially started sending the V184.108.40.206 firmware update on February 1st, and all the pushes were completed before February 2.
Mi Band 5 This firmware update includes: opening Romanian and Dutch languages; fixing the problem of incorrect display of the lunar calendar; fixing the problem of negative steps and zero consumption.
The Mi Band 5 is divided into two versions, the standard version and the NFC version. Compared with the Mi Band 4, there are seven major upgrades, which are: extra-large dynamic color screen, professional sensor upgrade, magnetic charging, 11 Professional sports mode, NFC UnionPay QuickPass, brand new female health mode, remote control camera.