At Xiaomi’s large mid-September international launch occasion, amongst many different gadgets, the corporate introduced the Mi Good Band 6 NFC for the European market. The non-NFC model of the Band 6 has been out since March, however this time we acquired the promise of on-wrist fee help, powered by a partnership with Mastercard.
At the moment the Mi Good Band 6 NFC is lastly obtainable in Europe – not continent-wide, thoughts you, however in only one nation: Italy. You should purchase one from Xiaomi’s Italian on-line retailer or Amazon Italy for its really useful value of €54.99.
If you wish to purchase it for the funds help, then be sure to scroll down the itemizing web page till you arrive on the record of supported banks. There are fairly just a few, but when yours is not on the record, then funds will not work, no less than for now. This model of the Band 6 additionally has a microphone and Alexa help – you’ll be able to speak to the assistant, however it will not speak again. It can, nonetheless show no matter it’s you want on the display screen.
We assume the truth that the NFC-capable Band 6 is just obtainable in a single European market thus far has to do with getting the banks to help the fee system, which is prone to be a tedious, country-by-country course of. As such, anticipate the band’s rollout throughout the continent to be gradual going ahead.