Mi AI Smart Speaker (second generation) has launched in China on Friday, April 9. It has the same design and aesthetics as the previous generation model but comes with some improvements. The Mi AI Smart Speaker (second generation) supports daisy-chaining, which allows you to pair two Mi AI Smart Speaker models together. There are physical controls on top of the new Mi speaker, which has a boxy, tower-like shape similar to its predecessor. The smart speaker is offered in a single color option.
Price and Availability
\The Mi AI Smart Speaker (second generation) is priced at CNY 199 (roughly Rs. 2,300) and will start shipping from April 16 in China. The smart speaker is offered in a single White color. As of now, Xiaomi has not shared any information on India’s availability of the Mi AI Smart Speaker (second generation).
Specifications and Features
The Mi AI Smart Speaker (second generation) comes with 2-ich magnetic speakers that deliver an 8W sound output. It has six microphones to better pick up voice commands. There is support for dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support as well.
The Mi AI Smart Speaker has four buttons, including a mute muting button. Apart from this, two buttons that change the track are provided. Apart from this, a button has been given to play or pause music. A ring is given around the buttons, above which you can increase or decrease the volume by sliding the fingers.
The Xiaomi Mi AI Smart Speaker supports the company’s IoT platform and devices. Apart from this, music experience can also be done by pairing it with another device. To connect it, Mijia app has to be installed. The Mi AI Smart Speaker will compete directly with Amazon Echo, Google and Apple’s smart speakers.