Xiaomi launched the Mi Router 4A Gigabit Edition and Mi 360-degree Home Security Camera 2K Pro during its Mi Smarter Living 2022 virtual event on Thursday alongside the Mi Notebook 2021 series, Mi Band 6, and Mi TV 5X series.
The new Mi router offers features like four antennas, a dual-core processor, anti-hacking security, and child safety features. On the other hand, the new home security camera comes with an improved camera with a 360-degree viewing experience, infrared light for clear images in low-light conditions, and dual microphones. Here are the specifications and pricing of these new Xiaomi products.
Mi Router 4A Gigabit Edition specifications
The Mi Router 4A Gigabit Editon, as the name suggests, is a full fibre optic gigabit router that offers up to 1167Mbps speeds internet connectivity. It is powered by a dual-core CPU and is capable of powering up to 128 smart home devices at the same time. This router supports dual-band channels with up to 300Mbps speeds over the 2.4GHz band and up to 867Mbps speeds over the 5GHz band. There is a large aluminium-magnesium alloy heat sink that keeps the thermals in check for a sustained use case.
The Mi Router 4A Gigabit Edition is fitted with a gigabit WAN port and a pair of gigabit LAN ports. Hence, it can achieve network speeds of 100Mbps or higher. Its dual-core CPU powers the gigabit dual-band Wi-Fi transmission and gigabit network ports.
The 4 high-gain antennas promise stronger Wi-Fi connectivity even in complex environments. It has a 128MB onboard memory that allows users to stably connect as many as 128 devices.
Its other features include the ability to boost Wi-Fi signal coverage, child safety features like setting a time limit and blocking certain websites, blocking unfamiliar devices for connecting the work through the Mi Wi-Fi app, and heat dissipation features like heat sinks, thermal paste, and vents.
Mi 360 Home Security Camera 2K Pro specifications
The Mi 360 Home Security Camera 2K Pro features a 2K sensor with a six-piece lens that has an f/1.4 aperture. The camera is capable of recording videos at 1296p — an upgrade over the 1080p recording available on the Mi Home Security Camera 360.
The Mi 360 Home Security Camera 2K Pro also includes a dual-axis pan-tilt-zoom motor to offer a 360-degree horizontal viewing angle and a 118-degree vertical viewing angle. Users can control the camera through the Mi Home app.
It also supports dual-channel WiFi with both 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands for stable connectivity. This camera also has a privacy shield that blocks it from view when switched off. To protect the privacy of users, the Mi 360 Home Security Camera 2K Pro has a physical privacy shutter. This blocks the lens once the camera is switched off from the Mi Home app. The Home Security Camera 2K Pro measures 122x78x78mm and weighs 349 grams.
The Mi 360 Home Security Camera 2K Pro also carries dual microphones for two-way voice calling along with active noise reduction. The camera includes a 940mm infrared light sensor that helps with tracking in low light conditions, with zero red glow. It comes with 3 storage methods including a local microSD card, free 7 days rolling cloud storage of motion-triggered video clips and NAS storage.
Customers on Mi and Redmi TV models can view live camera footage on their TV screens through the Mi 360 Home Security Camera 2K Pro using the new Mi Home app. Further, the camera works wirelessly with both Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.
Mi Router 4A Gigabit Edition, Mi 360 Home Security Camera 2K Pro: Pricing and Availability in India
The Mi 360 Home Security Camera 2K Pro comes to India with a price tag of Rs. 4,499. It will be available for purchase through Amazon, Mi.com, Mi Home stores, and leading retail outlets in the country.
Mi Router 4A Gigabit Edition price in India has been set at Rs. 2,199. The router will go on sale in the country through Flipkart, Mi.com, Mi Home stores, and key offline retailers. Xiaomi will start selling the Mi Router 4A Gigabit Edition and Mi 360 Security Camera 2K Pro in the country starting September 15.