Update (30/08): After long gap, Xiaomi’s fifth-gen Mi Band 5 is getting new firmware version. The latest software comes with firmware version V188.8.131.52 to the wrist band. With the latest piece of code, the company has enhanced user interface which is smooth & faster in loading. As per some users, you can see menus & functions loads much faster.
It doesn’t bring any new function to the Mi Smart Band 5. To check for latest update, make sure you are on the latest Mi Fit app version. Later, you will get notified on your smart tracker.
Original News: Xiaomi is now releasing the latest version of the Mi Band 5 in all the major countries. The new version identified as V184.108.40.206 now rolls out to provide more stability and to improve the overall quality of the Mi Band 5. The changelog doesn’t reveal anything about the new version, so we have to dig more into the Mi Fit features or on the Mi Band 5 tracker. The last version with major changes had dispatched with REM sleep and camera remote control features, but this one is not the major one.
As per the leaked source code & the data from other sources, Xiaomi will soon launch a new body temperature function to measure it and to compare it with other external devices. It says the features will not only available for Mi Band 5 but also Mi Band 2, Mi Band 3, Mi Band 4 & Amazfit Band 5. At this point, we don’t have too much information about the major changes in the upcoming firmware, so we have to wait a while for its dispatch.
To get the V220.127.116.11 update, you have to install the Mi Fit app to the newer 4.8.0 app version. Later, open the Mi Fit app, go to your Mi Band 5, and then head to Check for Updates. The new firmware version is available to install in major countries including the US, the UK, India, and many other countries.
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