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[News] Camera Remote Shutter Control - Mi Smart Band 5

2020-07-23 21:04:38
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Hi Mi Smart Band Users,

Mi Smart Band 5 is the latest wearable activity tracker offered by Xiaomi. It was announced in China on 11 June 2020, and went on sale from 18 June 2020 in China which has already apparently sold out on that very day it came online. Mi band 5, comes with a larger display, more fitness activities, women’s health, and magnetic charging. This is the 5th generation of the Mi Bands and sports a larger display of 1.1-inch coloured AMOLED screen, compared to 0.95-inch on Mi Band 4. It's more prominent display gives it more room for menus and features to be displayed.

More features come with the 5th generation, Camera Remote Control feature has been added for your convenience, withy having to use the additional gadget for the shutter control.

Enabling Remote Camera Shutter
With the current Firmware version v1.0.0.76, the Camera Shutter Control is available.

You need to pair the band with your mobile phone before the procedure can work as follows:

First, launch the Mi Fit app, goto Profile - Mi Smart Band 5 - Lab - Camera settings - tap the Bluetooth pairing, to pair your phone with the Mi Smart Band 5.

Next, to use the Remote Shutter Control on the Mi Smart Band 5, launch the stock Camera app.

Now, you can use the Camera Shutter Control on the Mi Smart Band 5. On your Mi Smart Band 5, scroll to More and choose Camera to start taking pictures.

Do you like the feature?



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2020-07-23 21:04:38
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That's really cool, I'd probably put the bracelet around my hand, screen inside my palm, so I can use it one handed without showing it in the pic if a group one :)
2020-07-23 21:45:27
Thanks for sharing.
this is probably one of the futures I'm looking forward the most when my Band will arrive
2020-07-23 22:19:11

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Madmonk33 | from app


a good feature to have for a group photo using a tripod.
2020-07-23 23:03:02

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Torlyn | from app


a good feature to have for a group photo using a tripod./quote

That, or a macro shot to not jar the setup by tapping on the screen
2020-07-23 23:41:58

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Fatih Yusuf | from app


A must have feature 4 me. Thanks for the inf.
2020-07-24 19:11:32


1653413590 | from app


2020-07-27 18:37:50

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mrSANDMAN | from app


Hello, please put it in the Iranian market as well
2020-07-28 06:35:27
2020-07-28 22:57:21
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