The Xiaomi Mi Band will be able to measure our body temperature

Unfortunately COVID-19 continues to rage across the five continents. That is why any preventive measure against this is essential , something that Xiaomi and Amazfit are already working on.

And it seems that, as we are told from AndroidPTR , Xiaomi is already working on a new update for Mi Fit that will provide its Xiaomi Mi Band with the ability to detect coronavirus symptoms .

Without going any further, several lines of code from Xiaomi’s own application reveal a new algorithm that would be able to detect a possible fever , taking into account our body temperature.

The Xiaomi Mi Band will be able to measure our body temperature. News Xiaomi

Lines of code in the Mi Fit app where this new functionality is mentioned.

In itself, this novelty would come for the Xiaomi Mi Band 1, Mi Band 2, Mi Band 3, Mi Band 4, Mi Band 5 and the recently launched Amazfit Band 5. For this, this new function would be based on our own heart rate , so its accuracy will not be perfect, but preventive.

The Xiaomi Mi Band will be able to measure our body temperature. News Xiaomi

Lines of code in the Mi Fit app where this new functionality is mentioned (2).

In addition, according to these first details, the Mi Fit application will allow us to compare the temperature obtained by the Xiaomi Mi Band to other temperatures obtained with a specialized device. With this, Xiaomi will try to adjust any margin of error so that the measurement is as faithful as possible.

In short, a most interesting functionality, which, although not entirely perfect, will help to combat this pandemic that continues to ravage practically the whole world.

Source | AndroidPTR