Last year Xiaomi introduced a "smart" electric kettle with the ability to adjust the temperature regime through a mobile application, and now Xiaomi has announced a new electric kettle under the MIJIA home products which is Xiaomi Mi Electric Kettle. Unlike the previous edition which was a smart kettle with bluetooth and mobile App connectivity this version does not connectivity features.
The Xiaomi electric kettle is made of matte plastic and the inside of it is made of stainless steel. Xiaomi MIJia Electric Kettle is simply boiling water - neither synchronization with the smartphone nor the water temperature maintenance mode is provided. In the power button under the handle built-in LED, but in general the novelty is similar to the older model. Inside the kettle is the metal part with the heating system, while the outer shell is covered with plastic , which allows it to maintain a maximum outdoor temperature of 40 ° even when water is boiling inside. The upper cap has an opening of 30 ° , but it reaches 75 ° when it is raised manually, helping to clean and maintain. By pressing the button, the lid of the kettle slowly opens 30 degrees. Manually it can be thrown back by 75 degrees for easy cleaning. Xiaomi used a quality Strix thermostat to control boiling, its service life is at least 10000 cycles.
Fortunately, not only smart functions have been cut donw the cost of this kettle has also been settled at the half price from the previous one which was 199 Yuan The new Xiaomi kettle in fact has a halved price compared with last year's release which is just 99 Yuan ($15).
The product will be on sale in China from tomorrow, September 5th at 10 AM. Sales would also take place simultaneously on Mi Mall, Mi Home, JD.com, and Suning Tesco.