Today, Xiaomi introduced a new product for crowdfunding and it is a smart piggy bank designed for kids. This product is a third-party product called the PUPUPULA smart piggy bank which can be used to save money, check balance and complete tasks. The crowdfunding price is 399 yuan ($60). The product is delivered by Beijing Xiaomoosi Technology Co., Ltd. who is also responsible for the after-sale service. It is expected to ship from April 13.
The PUPUPULA smart piggy bank is equipped with a 1.54-inch IPS full-colour screen which has a resolution of 240 x 240 which ensures good visibility and the UI is smooth. This product comes with APP support. The APP comes with a special transaction number which will be needed for each transaction (deposit or withdrawal).
When you make a deposit, the piggy bank will bounce and make a sound, giving the children a sense of ceremonial surprise. When you make a withdrawal, the device will the piggy bank will make a slightly “disappointing” sound effect. Your own money is your own, and children can learn to be reasonable.
There is a ledger on the APP which shows details on the source of the child’s income and when these funds were spent. With this function, parents can manage the income and expenditure of their kids weekly, monthly or even annually.