Xiaomi announced their third air purifier, the Mi Air Purifier Pro. It comes with an OLED display, increased capacity and coverage. It will go on sale from November 11 midnight priced at CNY 1,499 (approx. Rs. 14,800) in China. Xiaomi also introduced the Mi PM2.5 Detector priced at CNY 399 (approx. Rs. 3,900).
Xiaomi Mi Air Purifier Pro Specifications
The main highlight of the new air purifier is its OLED display, which shows real-time air quality using the PM2.5 concentration scale for particulate matter, alongside temperature and humidity. The LED ring around the display changes colour based on the air quality. The Mi Purifier Pro is larger than the Mi Air Purifier 2. It can be used for rooms as large as 60 square meters, Mi Air Purifier 2 can only handle 37 square meters.
The Mi Air Purifier Pro has a clean air delivery rate (CADR) value of 500 cubic metres an hour, compared to the 310 cubic metres an hour on the smaller model. The company is also touting a laser particle sensor for more accurate detection of air quality, capable of spotting particles as small as 0.3 microns in diameter. It has a triple layer 360-degree filter, with a PET pre-filter, an EPA filter, and an activated carbon filter. The Mi Air Purifier Pro can be controlled by the Mi Home app from Android or iOS devices.
The Mi PM2.5 D detector measures 62x62x37mm and weighs 100 grams. It has an inbuilt laser particle sensor to detect particles as small as 0.3 microns in diameter. It can also be connected to the Mi Home app using WiFi.