Xiaomi will be announcing a few gadgets today it seems, and besides the Redmi Note 3 the company has also announced the Mi Air Purifier 2.
The Mi Air Purifier 2 is a 699 Yuan or $110 device that will… purify the air you breathe. While it might not sound like much to readers outside China, air purifiers are quite a needed commodity in certain cities in China where pollution levels soar.
The Mi Air Purifier 2 comes with three filter layers: pre-filter, HEPA filter, and activated carbon filter and has an effective range of up to 39.6m2 thanks to the single motor and dual booster fans.
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As for the dimensions and weight, Xiaomi has managed to make the Mi Air Purifier 2 smaller and lighter than the first-gen air purifier; it now measures 520 x 240 mm sideways, as compared to the 735 x 260 mm profile of the previous-gen model.
It is also quieter now; the device will produce 30db noise when put in night mode, and is overall 11% quieter than the first generation model according to Xiaomi. 388 cubic metres an hour can be cleaned by the Mi Air Purifier 2, up from 330 cubic metres/hour.
The standard and enhanced filters are priced at 149 Yuan ($23) and 169 Yuan ($26.5) respectively.