Xiaomi remains to be primarily identified for its smartphones in India. However the firm has been increasing its product portfolio within the nation and probably the most profitable thus far has been the TV enterprise, which has seen gross sales of over two million items in simply 14 months. With success in smartphones and TV enterprise, Xiaomi is trying to conquer extra segments. In reality, Xiaomi desires to remodel into a life-style model the place it not solely sells TVs and smartphones but in addition T-Shirts, Sneakers and different equipment. As a part of that effort, Xiaomi introduced new sun shades in India by way of its crowdfunding platform.
Whereas it was obtainable to restricted folks in restricted portions, the corporate is opening up the product to extra shoppers. Xiaomi Mi Polarized Sun shades can be found on the market for the primary time ever and they’re obtainable on the market for the primary time ever on the corporate’s personal web site. The Mi Polarized Wayfarer and Mi Polarized Aviators are the 2 eyeglasses obtainable on the market on Mi.com and each are listed at Rs 999 and Rs 1,199 respectively and can be found at Rs 899 and Rs 1,099 respectively.
The Mi Polarized Sun shades appear to have solely gotten a bit costly since their showcase on crowdfunding platform. The Mi Polarized Wayfarer mannequin was priced at Rs 699 whereas the Mi Polarized Aviator was priced at Rs 899. Each the fashions at the moment are debuting at a premium of Rs 300 on Xiaomi’s personal web site. Again then Xiaomi had claimed that it’s Polarized Sun shades are at the least Rs 300 cheaper than competitors however it’s not clear if that’s true now that the corporate has elevated the worth.
The Mi Polarized Sq. Sun shades is out there in blue coloration whereas the Mi Polarized Pilot Sun shades is out there in inexperienced coloration. On the time of their debut in India in December final yr, Xiaomi had confirmed that each the Mi Polarized Sun shades provide 100 p.c UV safety in opposition to UVA, UVB and UVC rays as much as 400 nanometers. The crowdfunding web page for these sun shades confirmed that these are able to minimizing glare and improve distinction.
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Xiaomi additionally claims these glasses can cut back eye pressure and have O6 layered lens safety as effectively. The Chinese language firm provides that the O6 safety layer for the lens “is being devised in a strategy to remove glare, polarize mild and remove dangerous UV rays.” Each the Mi Polarized Sun shades are scratch resistant.