Xiaomi has launched Mi Band 7 & Mi Band 7 Pro fitness trackers. Both trackers come with advanced features over the previous smart bands. The company also released new firmware to its trackers, so we thought to cover them all. In this Mi Band-related article, I will share all the information regarding new software updates. I will give news updates about upcoming firmware, released software updates, software development, and more.
Update (Aug 11): Band 7 Updated to 126.96.36.199 Software Update
The new Xiaomi Mi Band 7 fitness tracker is now getting the newest 188.8.131.52 firmware version. It is available for global variant, and available in most of the major countries. As per the changelog, the company has fixed some known bugs on the smart band. The newly added file will stabilize the system and improve its performance. Till the writing of this post, we haven’t heard any other changes or issues with the new version. To download the new update, go to Zepp Life app on a paired smartphone.
Update (July 18): Mi Band 7 Pro Receives 1.2.38 Firmware
Xiaomi has released another software update for its latest Mi Band 7 Pro tracker. The new firmware version 1.2.38 comes with improvements for the Xiao Ai voice assistant. In China, the company uses home-nurtured personal assistants, and now the company has stabilized it. The changelog further mentions that it has fixed some known bugs. It is the second update for the Pro model in a month. The regular Band 7 is still in the waiting line to get its first update.
Original (July 05): In the latest firmware version 1.2.22, Xiaomi has added support for WeChat Payment. The users in China can now pay with their WeChat accounts. To use the contactless payment, users first have to add their account with Mi Smart Band 7 Pro in China.
Furthermore, it has added auto workout detection to the skipping rope, elliptical machine, and rowing machine. With these three workout modes, users can get automatic motion recognition while exercising.
The optimation and function improvement came to essential health tools – heart rate, sleep rate & blood oxygen saturation. Users can now change or edit some pre-set components in watch faces.
Finally, Xiaomi has opened door to third-party developers to introduce their watch faces for Band 7 Pro. The support may also open for the regular Mi Band 7 model. The latest version is now available to install in China.