The Chinese-based firm, Xiaomi is steadily expanding its lineup of connected devices. Now the company has introduced a pair of Smart Shoes in partnership with Li-Ning, a popular Chinese company for making athletic shoes and sporting goods.
Although, the shoes were built in partnership with Xiaomi, but it is called as the Li-Ning Smart Shoes. It comes in two different versions one price at CNY 199 (approx Rs. 2,036) while the other priced at CNY 399 (approx Rs. 4,083).
Both version of shoes come with latest Bluetooth chip that connects the smartphone are are equipped with military grade motion sensor chips. The company claims that these sensor chips are good enough to last more than a year.
The shoes are waterproof, sweat proof and can even withstand pressure. The Smart Shoes can record the steps, calories and other fitness related functions. The Li-Ning Smart Shoes aka Xiaomi Smart Shoes will officially go on sale from 20 July in China. However, there is no information about the global availability.
Source: Gizmo China