On May 31, Chinese manufacturing giant, Xiaomi, released its new Xiaomi Mi Band 3alongside other products. When this smartband was launched, the company also announced that there will be an NFC version of the Band 3 which will enable users to perform financial transactions in compatible areas. The company said that this NFC version will sell for 199 Yuan ($29) while the regular version sold for 169 Yuan ($25). Now, three months have gone, transparent and semi-translucent versions of the Mi Band 3 has appeared, millions of the regular Xiaomi Mi Band 3 have been sold but we are yet to see the Mi Band 3 NFC version. Now, the company has just announced on its official Weibo handle that the Xiaomi Mi Band 3 NFC Version is ready. The three major highlights of this band are
- Supports Xiaomi Bus
- Supports non-Xiaomi Android Phones and iPhones
- Long Standby
From the image released by the company, the “Bus Card” function has been added to the APP of the Xiaomi Mi Band 3 NFC version, which supports the functions of checking balances, recharging, and querying transaction records.
Xiaomi Mi Band manufacturer, Huami, will hold a new product launch conference tomorrow and it is mot likely that the Xiaomi Mi Band3 NFC version will be released.