Xiaomi has introduced a cheaper version of the third generation of branded radios – Mi Walkie Talkie Lite.
At the moment, the Mi Walkie Talkie Lite is available in China through the Xiaomi Youpin co-financing platform for just $ 18.
This is a simplified model in the Mi Walkie Talkie line. The radios of this series were first introduced in 2017. Since then, Xiaomi has released two more generations – Mi Walkie Talkie 1s and Mi Walkie Talkie 2 in 2018 and 2019, respectively.
The power of Mi Walkie Talkie Lite is 3 W, and the range is 1-5 km in open space and 1-3 km in urban areas. The battery with a capacity of 2000 mAh provides up to 5 days of battery life in standby mode or up to 10 hours of active use. For comparison, the Walkie Talkie 2 had 6 km and 13 days. Charging is done via the Micro-USB port.
The radio weighs 163 grams. There is also a large speaker with a diameter of 40 mm. Mi Walkie Talkie Lite can be connected to MIJIA app on smartphone for customization.