Beijing, China – August 1, 2022 – What a day to start the month as Xiaomi Mijia officially unveils Mijia Glasses Camera; an AR glasses powered by Snapdragon 8 for only CNY 2,499 or PHP 20,000 plus. The concept of AR glasses has been circulating for more than a year, and now Xiaomi Mijia made it into reality and will enter the market officially.
As of the moment, Xiaomi’s ecosystem-focused Mijia is accepting pre-orders at the company’s in-house crowdfunding platform.
Aside from the powerful chip, it looks like Xiaomi did not thrift when sported a camera feature onto it. Based on its catalogs, the dual camera has a 50MP main shooter with Quad Bayer pixel-binning and an 8MP 5x telephoto periscope with OIS that can record up to 100 minutes of continuous video and can zoom in 5x.
In addition to the Snapdragon 8, the company included a 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM to help the chip maximize its prowess.
Meanwhile, the battery capacity is 1,020mAh and it supports 10W wireless charging—30 minutes of charging can restore up to 80% of the battery’s capacity. Other specs and features include on-screen live translation and native support for Xiaomi’s AI assistant, XiaoAI.
Lastly, the product follows the traditional crowdfunding formula of collecting pre-orders and then manufacturing the device with the money collected. The device is expected to cost CNY 2,699 or around PHP 22,122.17 once the company is ready for mass production.