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Xiaomi Watch S1 Active review: specs and price

Xiaomi Watch S1 Active

Why is Xiaomi Watch S1 Active better than the average?

  • Battery life
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    12 daysvs7.63 days
  • Battery power
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    470mAhvs315mAh
  • Resolution
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    466 x 466pxvs119.89KP
  • Bluetooth version
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    5.2vs4.59
  • Waterproof depth rating
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    50mvs45.46m
  • Thickness
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    11mmvs11.8mm
  • Weight
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    36gvs46.61g
  • Number of microphones
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    1vs0.92

Price comparison

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$57

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Xiaomi Watch S1 Active amazonXiaomi Watch S1 Active (Space Black)
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$195
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active amazonXiaomi Watch S1 Active, 1.43" AMOLED Dis...Xiaomi Watch S1 Active, 1.43" AMOLED Display, 117 Fitness Modes, 19 Professional Modes, 200+ Watch Faces, Exquisite Metal Bezel, Dual-Band GPS, 12 Days of Battery Life, Bluetooth Phone Call, Black
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$149
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active amazonXiaomi Watch S1 Active (Ocean Blue)
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$170
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active amazonXiaomi Watch S1 Active (Moon White)
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$163
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active aliexpressGlobal Version Xiaomi Watch S1 Pro 1.47'...Global Version Xiaomi Watch S1 Pro 1.47'' AMOLED Blood Oxygen Heart Rate Monitor 500mAh 14 Day Battery Life Charging Smartwatch
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$260
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active aliexpressGlobal Version Xiaomi Watch S1 GPS Smart...Global Version Xiaomi Watch S1 GPS Smartwatch 1.43" AMOLED Sapphire Display Blood Oxygen Wireless Charging 5ATM Waterproof Watch
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$158
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active aliexpressGlobal Version Xiaomi Watch S1 Active 1....Global Version Xiaomi Watch S1 Active 1.43" AMOLED Display Bluetooth Phone Calls GPS Mi Smartwatch Blood Oxygen 12 Days Battery
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$132

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User reviews

Overall rating

Xiaomi Watch S1 Active
8.4
8 User reviews
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active
8.4/10
8 User reviews

Features

Build quality

7.4/10
8 votes

Design

8.2/10
6 votes

App

7.0/10
7 votes

Performance

8.0/10
7 votes

Fitness features

8.1/10
7 votes

Comments

Miles

Miles

1 year ago

9 / 10

its pretty good!

Miles

Miles

1 year ago

9 / 10

1 users found this helpful
Awm

Awm

1 year ago

7 / 10

I think the interface is kinda boring.

Awm

Awm

1 year ago

7 / 10

0 users found this helpful
Louanna

Louanna

1 year ago

10 / 10

Awesome

Louanna

Louanna

1 year ago

10 / 10

great father's day gift he'll love it

0 users found this helpful

Design

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
Display type

OLED/AMOLED

The type of technology used in the display.
is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
The ATM rating indicates how much water pressure a device can withstand. 3 ATM is one of the lowest ratings and means that the device can only withstand splashes of water, whereas 20 ATM is one of the highest ratings and means that the device can be used for snorkeling and water sports.
Ingress Protection (IP) rating

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The first number of the IP rating refers to protection against dust, while the second number refers to protection against liquid. E.g. a first number of 6 denotes that it is completely dustproof, and a second number of 7 denotes that the device can withstand full immersion in water.
has branded damage-resistant glass
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Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Gorilla Glass version

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Gorilla Glass is one of the most popular brands of chemically strengthened glass, manufactured by Corning. Several versions have been developed, the newer ones being more durable and providing better damage resistance.
Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
sweat resistance
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Sensors

Monitors blood oxygenation levels
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Your blood oxygen level is a measurement how much oxygen is reaching your muscles. It is important because low levels mean that you will become easily fatigued during exercise. The more exercise you do, the better your blood oxygen levels will become.
Has a heart rate monitor
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A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
has GPS
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GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
Has a temperature sensor
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With a temperature sensor you can monitor changes in temperature to measure your exertion levels and avoid hyperthermia.
has a compass
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A compass is useful for gaming, maps, and navigation software.
Has a barometer
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This measures barometric air pressure. It can predict weather changes, for example a sudden drop in air pressure could mean a storm is coming. When calibrated correctly it can be used to determine altitude, which helps GPS devices to lock on quicker and with greater accuracy.
has a gyroscope
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A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.
Has a cadence sensor
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A cadence sensor measures the number of pedal revolutions per minute when you are cycling. It enables you to monitor how fast you are pedaling.

Activity tracking

Tracks your sleep
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It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
Tracks distance
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It tracks how far you travel.
Tracks steps taken
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It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
Measures pace
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Measuring pace shows how much time it takes to travel one kilometer or one mile. For example, in running, a 4 minute kilometer would be a very good pace.
Provides sleep reports
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Your sleep data is analysed to give you a report, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see the quality of your sleep and to help you make improvements.
Detects activities automatically
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The device automatically detects when you start an activity such as jogging, saving you from entering it manually at a later time.
Has a route tracker
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With a route tracker you can add your route onto a map. It is helpful if you plan to do the same route again, or want to share it with your community.
Tracks elevation
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It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.
Has multi-sport mode
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A multi-sport mode allows you to easily switch between tracking different sports such as running, cycling, and swimming. This feature is ideal for those who need to change quickly between various activities (e.g., triathletes).

Connectivity

Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
Wi-Fi version

Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)

The Wi-Fi versions supported by the device.
supports ANT+
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ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices (e.g., sports watches, smartphones, and cycling computers).
has NFC
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NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions, such as mobile payments. Note: this feature may not be available in all markets.
has a cellular module
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Devices that use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than Wi-Fi.
supports Galileo
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Galileo is a global navigation satellite system (GNSS) that is similar to GPS. Supported devices can use a combination of Galileo and GPS for location-based services such as Google Maps, and tend to be around 30% more accurate than GPS-only devices.

Battery

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
battery life in training mode

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With a long battery life, you can train for several hours a week and only have to recharge the device every few weeks.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
In power save mode you can still check what time it is and other basic functions. A long battery life is good if you wear the device day to day.
battery life with GPS on

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There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
has wireless charging
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It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Has a solar power battery
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A solar battery takes its energy from light, and stores it in a self-recharging battery which never needs to be changed.

Features

Can be used to answer calls
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The device has a speaker and microphone that allow you to answer calls made to your smartphone.
Locates your phone
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The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
Has call control
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The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.
Has notifications
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If you get a notification such as a call or message, the device will vibrate on your wrist or make a noise to alert you.
has irregular heart rate warnings
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Through continuous heart rate monitoring, the device is able to detect an irregular heartbeat and alert the user.
Has ECG technology
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ECG stands for electrocardiogram and measures the electrical activity of the heartbeat, which is a more in-depth reading of heart health than blood pressure alone. Note: This feature may not be available in all markets.
Has silent alarm
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The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
Has vibrating alerts
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Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
has fall detection
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Fall detection is a feature that relies on accelerometers and other sensors to differentiate between regular movement and a fall. If the wearer falls, the device can perform functions such as sounding an alarm or displaying an alert.

App & Software

Provides activity reports
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Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.
Has inactivity alerts
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The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
Counts how many calories you've burned
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This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.
Has goal setting
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Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Has achievements
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You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
Free app
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You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
Has exercise diary
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It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.
Ad-free
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Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
Has coaching
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The app can determine the best way for you to progress in your exercise, and offers coaching advice.

Miscellaneous

has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
has aptX
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aptX is a codec used for transmitting audio wirelessly with Bluetooth. It is developed by Qualcomm, and supports 16-bit audio at a bit rate of 384kbps.
Has passcode
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You can set a passcode to keep your data private.
It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.
Is compatible with Windows
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It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.
has an external memory slot
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The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
Is compatible with Mac OS X
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It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.
has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Price comparison

Buy used:

$57

ProductStorePrice
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active amazonXiaomi Watch S1 Active (Space Black)
amazon logo
$195
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active amazonXiaomi Watch S1 Active, 1.43" AMOLED Dis...Xiaomi Watch S1 Active, 1.43" AMOLED Display, 117 Fitness Modes, 19 Professional Modes, 200+ Watch Faces, Exquisite Metal Bezel, Dual-Band GPS, 12 Days of Battery Life, Bluetooth Phone Call, Black
amazon logo
$149
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active amazonXiaomi Watch S1 Active (Ocean Blue)
amazon logo
$170
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active amazonXiaomi Watch S1 Active (Moon White)
amazon logo
$163
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active aliexpressGlobal Version Xiaomi Watch S1 Pro 1.47'...Global Version Xiaomi Watch S1 Pro 1.47'' AMOLED Blood Oxygen Heart Rate Monitor 500mAh 14 Day Battery Life Charging Smartwatch
aliexpress logo
$260
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active aliexpressGlobal Version Xiaomi Watch S1 GPS Smart...Global Version Xiaomi Watch S1 GPS Smartwatch 1.43" AMOLED Sapphire Display Blood Oxygen Wireless Charging 5ATM Waterproof Watch
aliexpress logo
$158
Xiaomi Watch S1 Active aliexpressGlobal Version Xiaomi Watch S1 Active 1....Global Version Xiaomi Watch S1 Active 1.43" AMOLED Display Bluetooth Phone Calls GPS Mi Smartwatch Blood Oxygen 12 Days Battery
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$132

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