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Xiaomi Mi Band is a series of popular fitness trackers that allows you to keep track of steps taken, calories burned, as well as measure heart rate and set a smart alarm. The advantage of this device over some other analogs is not only the price, but also the ability to connect it to both Android devices and iOS smartphones from Apple.
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How to connect Mi Band to iPhone?
In general, the connection of the Mi Band to the iPhone is almost the same as the pairing with Xiaomi smartphones.
After authorization in the application, you need to tie the bracelet to your smartphone and start using it.
Ideally, following the instructions in the program, everything should go smoothly, but sometimes situations may arise in which the iPhone does not see the Mi Band 2. This may be for several reasons:
- Mi Band is not unlinked from another account;
- your fitness tracker has communication problems;
- devices are far from each other;
- you bought a fake on Mi Band 2.
details about the problems that arise during connection can be found in the article:
For the Mi Band fitness bracelet, the iPhone application exactly repeats its Android version and is almost completely translated into Russian, with the exception of some points that you can easily figure out on your own.
Will it be indicated from whom the call is or only that the call is in progress or an SMS has been received? thank.
If you select English as the main language on your smartphone (the entire menu will be in English), then Mi Fit will display the option to display the caller’s name (at least on Android, this is exactly what is solved by installing a modified version of the application, which is not available for the iPhone).
Hello. The smartphone connects to the bracelet via Bluetooth, but the MiFit program does not see it. What could be the problem?
Good day. What is the smartphone model? The MiFit app currently supports smartphones no older than iPhone 5S (iPhone 5 is not supported) with an operating system no lower than iOS 9.0. Another problem, if the Mi Band is not new, may be that the bracelet is already tied to some other account.
MiFit app is not compatible with this device. iPhone 5 what to do? Please tell me.
Unfortunately, now you can install MiFit on smartphones not older than iPhone 5s with an operating system not lower than iOS 9.0.
Hello, I can not install the program on the iPhone 5. Writes: “does not match the device”.
Good day. You need to install the MiFit app from the App Store by clicking here.
Hello. Please tell me what to do if the iPhone 5s says “could not find the bracelet”, but it finds a pair in the Bluetooth settings.
Good day. There are two options:
1. In the Bluetooth settings, he really does not find it, but simply shows the previously saved device. You can check it by searching with another smartphone that has not yet “seen” this bracelet.
2. If he really finds a bracelet, but the program is buggy and does not want to connect to it, then there is only one solution. try to look more carefully around the Mi Band apartment yourself.
Is it possible to connect this bracelet to iPhone 6s with iOS 12?
Can i connect to iPhone 5? thank ?
Hello! I can’t pair Mi Band 3 with iPhone 6s Plus. Bluetooth does not see it. What to do?
MiBand 2 is new from DNS, there are no signs of a fake. I tried to create an account through the application, does not give after selecting the country. “No connection.” Created an account on the site. When entering the application, it says “Failed to sign in”.
Tried it on three different iOS and Android devices. All the same and also “Failed to sign in”. Within 6 hours.
Good day. Try installing some kind of VPN on your smartphone. Recently, due to the actions of Roskomnadzor, such problems have arisen when authorizing in MiFit.
Dmitry, thanks! Installed Thunder VPN on Android, the app is working. How much time is lost because of them!
I also have the same problem with dns. I’m thinking of going to talk to them so that they can connect or change them.
Please tell me what to do if I did everything correctly on all points, that is, I downloaded the Mi Fit application, registered and as soon as it comes to connecting the bracelet itself, I get an error and writes “check if the bracelet is not discharged or that it is far away is”.
It looks like the phone can’t see the bracelet. What is your smartphone? Requires at least iPhone 4S. Is the bracelet new? If not, it must be unlinked from the old account. And, of course, when pairing, the bracelet must be charged and close to the phone.
Why won’t the MiFit app download on my iPhone 5?
Judging by the description in the AppStore, the iPhone 5 is no longer supported by the program. To install the application, you need an iPhone 5s or newer, as well as iOS version 9.0 or higher.
Help me please. I downloaded the program for myself on the IPhone 5SE, created an account, but for the second day I can not enter the program, writes “I could not log in. Send error logs and help us find the problem? ” and another window pops up “Authorization error”. What am I doing wrong?
It’s hard to say, but an authorization error means that the username or password is entered incorrectly.
Vpn will help you.
But this is not enough for connecting a bracelet.
I went to the program using vpn and then
Good day. Can you tell me if it will work with the iPhone 4? I want to buy it, but I’m afraid that they won’t make friends with the device! Very worried!
Hello. The Xiaomi Mi Band 2 fitness bracelet will not work with the iPhone 4, since the phone has an outdated modification of the Bluetooth 2.1 wireless communication module, but the iPhone 4s already has version 4.0 installed and the bracelet will work with it.
Tell me, good people, to synchronize the Mi Band 2 bracelet with the iPhone 6 (I also tried it with the iPhone 5 and Samsung). The problem is that the phone simply does not see this unfortunate bracelet through Mi FIT and through another application. I created a new account, but if there was a link to the account of the previous owner, as far as I understand, a message would be displayed, like “the device is already synchronized with another phone”. And Bluetooth itself does not see it.
OK, read the tips! I downloaded the nRF connect application. it finds the bracelet and connects to it. At this time, using Mi FIT, I also try to connect with the bracelet, but he still does not see it! At the same time, through the settings in the phone and on the bracelet screen itself, you can see that the connection is established (via nRF connect), but there is no sense in this. There is also no way to enter the bracelet through the Bluetooth settings. it just writes that it is connected and that’s it. If you turn off Bluetooth on the phone, the bracelet will sadly vibrate 3 times and show a Bluetooth icon with a cross on the screen, they say the connection is broken, but don’t worry. I have not tried all these operations on other phones, since they are not mine, but it seems to me that everything will be the same. On the advice on some site I almost pressed the tracker itself into the phone screen when trying to synchronize. the effect is zero!
Question! Maybe this is due to an update of some kind of application, or maybe something with the firmware of the gadget itself? Or just throw that damn bracelet away?
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Good day. In the event that the bracelet is tied to another account (via Mi Fit), you simply cannot tie it to your own, since it will not appear in the list of available devices, and therefore will not report that it has already been tied to another owner. But the fact that it is not on the Bluetooth list is another question. Maybe this is not a Mi Band, but a copy of it, and in the list of devices it is displayed somehow differently? Check out this article, in which I tested the original and the fake. For the “copy” it was required to use another application.
Download links Mi Fit
You can also find the application by the name of the application in the search bar or by scanning the QR code below:
Turn on Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS on your smartphone.
Download, install and launch the Mi Fit app on your smartphone.
- Via Mi Fit account
- Via Mi account;
- Through WeChat;
- Through the profile in;
- Through a Google account;
- With Apple ID.
If none of these accounts exist, click “Create an account” and follow the prompts to register. We considered the process of registering a Mi-account in detail in the instructions for Mi Fit, so we will not stop there.
We start connecting the bracelet. To do this, you can click “” in the upper right corner of the main screen or the notification that there are no connected devices at the bottom.
You can also go to the “Profile” tab and click “Add device”.
In the list that opens, select “Bracelet”
We give the application all the necessary permissions: to collect information, to media files, photos, etc. If you missed the first point, then at this stage you will be prompted to turn on Bluetooth and GPS.
The app will start searching for the device. After the bracelet is found (notifies by vibration), you must confirm the pairing on the bracelet screen by touching the screen.
We are waiting for all the necessary settings and updates to be installed.
Then the application will show some of the features of Mi Band 5. Scroll to the last slide and press the button “Try”.
That’s it, the bracelet is connected and ready to be configured. We will analyze all the settings of Mi Band 5 (Mi Smart Band 5) in detail in this manual.
If, after connecting, the bracelet interface is not translated into the desired language, go to the “Profile” tab, select the device, then “Language”. From the list that opens, select the desired one and click “OK”. If you have the Chinese version of the bracelet and the Russian language is not in the list, use this instruction to translate.
How to connect Mi Band 5 (Mi Smart Band 5) to the phone. Step-by-step instruction
Not so long ago, Xiaomi introduced a new version of the Mi Band 5 bracelet. In this guide, we will tell you in detail how to connect it to a smartphone running Android and IOS operating systems.
To connect Xiaomi Mi Band 5 to the phone, you will need the proprietary Mi Fit application. There are, of course, alternatives from third-party developers, but we recommend using the “native” application.
Mi Fit is free software, and you can download it from Google Play or AppStore, depending on the operating system of the device.
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How to connect Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Sports go to the masses and more and more people are engaged in gyms, and even just run on the street. Today, in order to make their workouts as effective as possible and monitor the most important indicators of the body’s health, many people buy fitness trackers with a different set of functions and capabilities.
And now the long-awaited Xiaomi Mi Band 5 fitness bracelet came out, which can not only count steps and distance traveled, but also track sleep indicators, running speed, count heart rate and pace. In addition, its additional features are that the bracelet notifies its owner about an incoming call, SMS or notification from the application, and you can also connect an alarm clock that will go off even when the smartphone is completely disconnected.
To sync with an iPhone or Android phone, the Mi Band 5 bracelet uses a Bluetooth connection and an application called Mi Fit. However, users often face a problem when the phone does not see the Mi Band 5 bracelet. In this article, we will find out why this type of problem occurs and what to do about it.
The phone does not see Xiaomi Mi Band 5
What to do if the phone does not see the Xiaomi Mi Band 5? If, when trying to sync, your smartphone does not find the Mi Band bracelet, proceed as follows:
- Remove the installed version of the Mi Fit program.
- We find on the Internet and download one of the previous versions of the application and install it on the smartphone.
- Turn on Bluetooth, and then connect the bracelet to the computer via the USB cable included in the kit.
- We launch the already installed old version of the program, and then disconnect the bracelet capsule from the cord.
- If everything is done correctly, then in 90% of cases these actions lead to the fact that the application begins to “see” the bracelet using
- Next, install the latest version of the Mi Fit program (we do not delete the old version yet).
- We make a new synchronization through the latest version of the program, and after the tracker is successfully connected, you can delete the old version.
- Done! You have connected and synced Mi Band 5.
This method is based on the assumption that the watch is not synchronized with a certain smartphone due to the fact that Bluetooth does not work. This guess is checked very simply: you need to try to connect the tracker to another smartphone, as well as transfer files from one phone to another. This will give you the opportunity to know if the guess is correct. We act according to this plan:
- First, just turn off and then turn on Bluetooth;
- We try to connect again, if it doesn’t work, turn off Bluetooth and restart the phone;
- Then we try to synchronize again, if it didn’t work out. feel free to go to the next method.
This method is based on the assumption that the bracelet has already been connected to a specific phone. In the event that the Mi Band bracelet simply refuses to connect at some point or the previously created connection is lost, proceed according to the following plan:
- Open the Mi Fit app on your smartphone;
- Go to the “Profile” tab and tap on our bracelet in the list of connected devices;
- You will see a notification that there is no connection with the bracelet. turn the page down and click on the “Disconnect”. “Ok” button;
- Close the Mi Fit application completely (in the task manager), and then start again and try to connect the gadget to the smartphone again. After the LED indicators on the bracelet start blinking, select the type of connected device in the program.
The Xiaomi Mi Band 5 is now connected to the phone. Since synchronization occurs with the same Mi account, you should not worry about the safety of your data. all previously collected statistics will be saved in your account and will continue to be collected after the bracelet is successfully linked to the phone again.
Mi Band 5 does not connect to smartphone
The first thing to do when such a problem arises is to check if the bracelet is charged and restart your smartphone, however, if this does not help, go to one of the methods described below.
How to connect Mi Band 5?
After you have already received the new Mi Bend 5, you can proceed to connecting it. First thing you need to do is download the Mi Fit app from the Play Market. After you have installed the application, launch it and log into your Mi-account to sync all data. And don’t forget to turn on Bluetooth.
The main screen will open, where in the upper right corner, you will find the “plus” icon, click on it.
Next, a window will open with a choice of the type of device. Since Mi Band 5 is a fitness bracelet, to connect it, you need to select the item “Bracelet”
Next, the search will begin, where you will need to select Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 5. Done, you have connected a fitness bracelet.
The above methods for solving the problem with connecting Mi Band 5 to almost any smartphone, be it iPhone, Xiaomi. Redmi or some other, in 99% of cases help to solve it. However, if these methods did not help, then you should think about the fact that the problem is probably in the performance of the fitness tracker itself, or in its originality. The originality of the bracelet can be checked immediately after purchase. If he does not want to sync, you may have a fake in front of you.
If Step Information Does Not Appear in Samsung Health
After launching the Samsung app, you should see the total number of steps taken by the bracelet. If this data is not available, then check how the application displays the steps.
The fact is that Samsung Health, by default, counts the steps on its own (using the smartphone’s accelerometer) and does not display the information received from other sources. Therefore, it is necessary to do the following:
- Launch Samsung Health
- Click on the diagram showing the steps
- Under the graph, click the Mobile button
- Select All Steps
You can now compete with other people in all Samsung Health competitions using your Xioami or Honor bracelet!
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How to connect bracelets from Xiaomi and Huawei to Samsung Health. And also why and who needs it?
All modern fitness bracelets differ little from each other, starting with appearance and ending with a standard set of sensors and functions (pedometer, heart rate monitor, accelerometer and, at best, GPS). The main struggle is at the software level.
Some companies focus on sleep tracking algorithms, while others implement convenient activity and training reports. But there is one application, the functionality of which is superior to all other solutions. We are talking about Samsung Health with Together, which unites millions of users into one large community, turning daily walking into an exciting competition with people from all over the world:
We have already written about the benefits of such applications and, in particular, about competitions in Samsung Health. You can get acquainted with them using the links below:
The only problem is that none of the applications we are considering (Mi Fit for Mi Band bracelets or Huawei Health for Honor Band trackers) support data synchronization with Samsung Health.
In this article, we will show you how to “make friends” these fitness trackers with the app from Samsung to start “joint walks” with other users around the world.!
How to connect Amazfit Bip or Xioami Mi Band to Samsung Health?
If you use one of the Xiaomi bracelets, it means that the Mi Fit application is already installed on your smartphone and the bracelet is successfully tied to it. If, suddenly, you have not yet tied your Mi Band to your smartphone and do not know how to do it. read the details in the article about Mi Band 3.
In order for the data on steps, workouts and sleep to be uploaded to Google Fit, you need to do the following:
- Open Mi Fit app
- Go to the Profile tab
- Select Add accounts
- Go to the Google Fit section and click the Add Google Fit button
- In the window that appears, select your Google Fit account
- If the account is successfully connected, the Stop syncing with Google Fit button will appear at the bottom (see the 4th screenshot)
- Close the application
That’s all! Now the data from the bracelet goes to Mi Fit, from there it is uploaded to Google Fit, after which the Health Sync application automatically transfers it to Samsung Health.
How will we connect bracelets to Samsung Health?
It is impossible to bind third-party bracelets to the Samsung app, as mentioned above. Therefore, we will go the other way and do the following:
- Install the Health Sync application on your smartphone, which will upload activity data from Google Fit to Samsung Health
- Linking Google Fit and Samsung Health with Health Sync
- Set up data synchronization with Google Fit in the bracelet application
Thus, we get the following data transmission chain: Bracelet application. Google Fit. Health Sync. Samsung Health
All this will work in the background without your participation. All data will be automatically transferred from the bracelet to Samsung Health.
Which app to download for the fitness bracelet?
In the table below you can find the most common applications for fitness bracelets by manufacturer:
|Amazfit (BIP, Amazfit Band 5, etc.)||Zepp (formerly Amazfit) or Mi Fit|
|Honor Band (all versions)||Huawei Health|
|Samsung||Galaxy Wearable and Samsung Health|
|Realme||Realme Realme Link|
|Hey plus||Hey plus|
from lesser known manufacturers
Wear Fit 2.0
As it became clear from the table, almost every major manufacturer has developed a proprietary application for connection. Less well-known brands can use different applications to connect, depending on the functionality and features of the bracelets. The name of the software recommended by the manufacturer can be found in the user manual supplied with the kit, or, often, on the bracelet screen in the form of a QR code for downloading.
So, we have decided with the applications what to do next and what not to do.?
- Make sure the fitness tracker is charged and turned on. Most tracker models do not have a power button. They turn on automatically when connected to a charger, and Xiaomi Mi Band, for example, is always on if it has a charged battery.
- The main mistake many users make is to open the Bluetooth settings in their smartphone and connect the fitness bracelet like any other Bluetooth device, such as headphones. You don’t need to do this. Sometimes, after such a connection, the application simply does not find the fitness bracelet, which can lead to the thought of a malfunction of the gadget. You need to connect a fitness bracelet exclusively through a proprietary mobile application.
- The second common mistake is being too lazy to register an account in the application. Although very few applications allow connecting the bracelet without registration. It is necessary to create an account for the safety of data in the event of a breakdown or loss of the phone.
- Another mistake is trying to connect a fitness bracelet to the phone that is already paired with another phone. First, you need to turn it off or reset it to factory settings, and then start connecting to your phone.
We will consider the pairing process itself step by step using the example of several popular fitness bracelets. All other models are connected in approximately the same way.
How to connect a Samsung fitness tracker (Galaxy Fit 2, Fit or Fit-e) to your phone?
To connect fitness bracelets from Samsung to your phone, you need to install several applications. For data. Samsung Health app, for device configuration, Galaxy Wearable and model-specific plug-in. And if you connect the bracelet to a non-Samsung smartphone, you will also need to install the Samsung Accessory Service application.
Download Galaxy Wearable and launch it.
At the bottom of the screen, click “Start” or “Start dating”.
In the list that opens, select your fitness bracelet model or at the very bottom of the list, click the “My device is not present” button.
Give the application all the necessary permissions (access to contacts, to turn on Bluetooth, to photos, multimedia files, location, etc.).
Select your model from the list of found nearby devices, for example Galaxy Fit 2.
Make sure that the numbers shown in the application match the numbers on the bracelet screen.
Click “Connect” and agree to the terms and conditions of use.
After that, a message about successful connection will appear on the screen and you can proceed to setting up the functions.
How to connect the Xiaomi Mi Band fitness bracelet to the phone?
Download the Mi Fit app from the Play Store (for Android) or the App Store (for iPhone).
Turn on Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS on your phone.
Run the app and create an account.
Sign in to your account. This can be done in several ways:
- Via Mi Fit account
- Via Mi account;
- Through WeChat;
- Through the profile in;
- Through a Google account;
- With Apple ID.
A detailed account creation process can be found in this guide.
After successful authorization, connect the Xiaomi Mi Band to your phone. To do this, you need to click “” in the upper right corner of the main screen or the notification that there are no connected devices at the bottom.
You can also go to the “Profile” tab and click “Add device”.
In the window that opens, click “Bracelet” and give the application all the necessary permissions.
After detecting the bracelet, it vibrates, and you need to confirm the pairing by touching the icon on the screen.
It remains to wait until all the necessary updates are installed and you can proceed to setting up and using the bracelet. Language, date and time sync automatically.
You can learn more about the settings of the Mi Band trackers in the detailed instructions:
How to connect a fitness bracelet to your phone. Manual for bracelets Xiaomi, Honor, Huawei, Samsung, etc.
The first question that arises after buying a new tracker is how to connect a fitness bracelet to the phone? After all, most devices of this type, without pairing with a smartphone or tablet, are nothing more than just an ordinary decoration on the hand. It is often impossible to set the time or customize the appearance without connecting. To view statistics, again, you need a proprietary mobile application.
In this manual, we will try to describe the process of connecting a fitness bracelet to a smartphone as detailed and step by step as possible using the example of some of the most popular models from manufacturers such as Xiaomi, Honor, Huawei, Samsung, etc. By the way, the process of connecting a Smartwatch is not much different from pairing fitness trackers.
Depending on the model and the manufacturer of the fitness bracelet, the process of connecting the fitness bracelet to the phone may differ, but the principle of connection is the same:
- Download and install the mobile application.
- Launch it and, if required, register and log in.
- Connect the fitness bracelet to the phone and sync data.
How to connect a Chinese fitness bracelet to your phone?
There are many applications developed for various Chinese fitness bracelets. Probably the most popular of these is HBand. Let’s analyze the connection using this application as an example. Chinese fitness bracelets are connected to other applications in the same way.
Run the application and click “Register”. At the very bottom of the screen there is an inscription “No account”. It allows you to connect a fitness bracelet without creating an account, but in this case, the data will be saved only in the application memory. There will be no cloud sync. The account registration process is very simple and only requires an email address.
After registration, enter your Email, password and click “authorize”.
Click on “Scanning Equipment” (yes, the translation is “curve”).
Select your own from the list of found devices or click “Rescan” if it is not in the list.
Select the applications from which you want to receive updates and click “OK”.
To reconnect, you need to poke in the “Control” tab in “Click to connect” in the list that appears, select your device and wait for connection and synchronization.
How to connect a Huawei or Honor Band fitness bracelet to your phone?
Until recently, Huawei was the owner of the Honor brand, so it’s no surprise that fitness bracelets under these brands work with the same app. Huawei Health. You can download it both from the Play Store (for Android) and from the App Store (for iPhone).
In Huawei and Honor smartphones, the Health application is usually already preinstalled, but before pairing with the bracelet, it must be updated to the current version, otherwise the bracelet may simply not be in the list of available devices.
Honor band 5
After installing and launching the application, you will need to register an account or log in if an account has already been registered. Then the application will offer you to read the rules, agreements and privacy notice, as well as ask to give access to the location and calls.
Then we give all the permissions and you can proceed to pairing the bracelet with the phone.
Click add device (plus in the upper right corner of the screen).
Choose from the list “Smart bracelet”.
Choose from the list Honor Band 4/5.
Click “Pair”, accept Bluetooth sync.
How to connect Xiaomi Mi Band 5 with your phone
In the new window, select the bracelet from the list, confirm the pairing by touching the icon on the bracelet screen and click “Done”.
Now it remains to perform a software update and you can proceed to the settings. After pairing and updating, the bracelet will automatically be translated into the language that is installed in the smartphone.
For more detailed instructions on connecting and setting up Honor fitness bracelets, follow the links below:
How to connect the Amazfit fitness bracelet to the phone?
To connect Amazfit fitness bracelets to a smartphone, the Zepp application, which was previously called Amazfit, is used. Also, gadgets under this brand can work with the application for Xiaomi Mi Band. Mi Fit.
We will look at connecting to a phone using the Amazfit Bip Lite as an example. The rest of the models from this line are connected in the same way.
Download, install and run the Zepp app. Download links below:
Create an account or log into a Zepp account if you already have one by following the prompts.
You can also log in to the application via:
To connect, click “” in the upper left corner of the screen or go to the “Profile” tab and click “Add”.
Select “Watch” or “Bracelet”.
Select Clock with QR code or Clock without QR code. If you choose a watch with a QR code, you need to open the QR code on the watch screen and scan it with your smartphone camera to pair.
Wait for the app to find your device and select it.
Confirm the connection by touching the icon on the watch screen.
How to connect the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 fitness bracelet to the phone
4 steps to connect the Xiaomi Mi band 5 fitness tracker to a smartphone:
Download, install the mobile app for the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 fitness bracelet and launch it
The app for the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 smart bracelet is called “Mi Fit” or “Xiaomi Mi Wear”. This application can be downloaded in two ways:
✓ For Android users: “Mi Fit” APK, Android 4.4 or newer.
✓ For iOS users: “Mi Fit” APP, required iOS version 9.0 or newer.
Scan the QR code to download the Mi Fit app
Run the application and log into your account or create a new one by clicking “Create account”
If the application asks for permission to turn on Bluetooth in the smartphone, click the “Allow” button.
In the app, click “Profile”, “Add device” and select “Band”
On Xiaomi Mi Band 5, select the language and click the “Next” arrow
The tracker will enter the first pairing mode
Bring the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 fitness bracelet to the phone
When the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 bracelet vibrates, tap the screen to confirm the connection with the smartphone
The Xiaomi Mi Band 5 bracelet is connected to the phone. Once connected, Mi Band 5 may start updating. In this case, wait until all updates are finished.
If the connection fails, make sure that the latest version of the “Mi Fit” application is installed on your smartphone and repeat the 4 connection steps described above.
How to connect the Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 4 fitness bracelet to the phone
Download and install the “Mi Fit” application on your smartphone. Then turn on Bluetooth on your smartphone, launch the “Mi Fit” application and click “add device”. Now select “Bracelet”. After successful connection, a vibration response will be triggered on the Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 4 fitness bracelet, you will need to confirm the connection on the smartphone screen.
Connecting the Xiaomi Mi Band 2 fitness bracelet to the phone and setting it up
Have you purchased a top-end Xiaomi Mi Band 2 fitness bracelet and do not know how to link it to your smartphone? No question, today we will tell you how to correctly and quickly bind Mi Band to the application, connect and configure it for further work.
- First, take the tracker out of the box and put it on charge, as such gadgets are often sold completely discharged. This will take about 2 hours, after which we can continue to work with the device.
- Install the official app called Mi Fit on your phone. Link to Google Play for Android https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?ID=com.Xiaomi.hm.healthhl=ru (if you need Russian, download and install from this link) or in the App Store for iOS (iPhone, iPad) https://iTunes.Apple.com/ru/app/Mi-fit/id938688461?mt=8.
- Turn on Bluetooth on your smartphone. Open the Mi Fit app and click on the “Sign In” button.
- The application will take you to the authorization page, and if you do not have a Mi-account yet, click on the “Create Mi Account” button. The bracelet is linked to this account.
- On the next page, enter your current mobile number, where you will subsequently receive an SMS-message with a confirmation code. Below, create and enter a password and click on the “Create” button.
- Confirm the registration by entering the SMS-password in the appropriate field and click “Next”.
- Wait for the profile to load and click the “Sign In” button. On the next page, come up with and enter your nickname in the appropriate field.
- Next, you will need to fill out a form by entering personal data there. gender, date of birth, height and weight.
- And in the last paragraph, you will need to set the number of steps that you go through per day. The standard value is 10,000 steps, but you can set your own rate. if you are doing, for example, running, you can set the value in 18-20 thousand steps. The Mi Bend 2 bracelet will inform you when you have reached your daily value with a short vibration. In the future, this setting can always be changed. Click Finish.
Note! On some iPhones, there is a problem at this stage of setup. the “Finish” button remains inactive. In this case, you just need to close Mi Fit through the application manager and then restart it. The settings will be saved, so you do not need to enter them again.
Binding Mi Band 2
We have already done the main thing, it remains only to connect the Xiaomi tracker directly to the application. To do this, on the main window of the program at the bottom left, click on the inscription “Profile”, and then. “Add Device” and select your Mi Band 2 bracelet. Next, we act very quickly. we remove the bracelet capsule from the rubber strap and apply it with the display to the smartphone display exactly according to drawn outline. As soon as the connection is established, the capsule vibrates, then wait another 10 seconds, and place your index finger on the part with which you applied it to the smartphone. You will see the binding confirmation on the phone display.
By the way, on all operating systems of smartphones, the binding takes place in different ways: in some cases, you do not need to attach the capsule to the display of the smartphone.
After the pairing of the smartphone and the bracelet has been completed, you will be taken to the section of the main parameters of the fitness tracker. Let’s consider each moment separately:
- FindBand: help in finding a bracelet (vibration on it turns on);
- BandPosition: This is where you tell the app which hand you wear the bracelet on. This is due to the control of the Mi Band with gestures;
- Other parameters: here are the software versions and the MAC address of the bracelet.
As soon as the connection of all the necessary parameters is completed, click on the button with the arrow in the upper left corner of the application. Done! Now you can check the operation of the bracelet. just walk a little and look at the phone screen. the application should display up-to-date information about the number of steps taken. If this does not happen, read the next paragraph.
Setting up a smartphone for the correct operation of Mi Band 2
Most often, the bracelet refuses to count steps due to the fact that the privacy settings are incorrectly configured. Well, it’s not hard to fix that. Let’s take an example on an iPhone:
- Go to the settings of your smartphone and find the section “Privacy”. “Health” there. Find the Mi Fit app in the list and open it.
- Enable all available settings and save them.
Done! Now nothing prevents the bracelet from collecting up-to-date information about the distance traveled. You can find out how many steps have been taken today on the main page of the application. there will be a circle that will fill up as you take steps (remember, you set the desired number of steps per day during the setup process?). In addition, in this circle you can see information about the distance traveled and the number of calories burned per day. And by clicking on the arrow in the upper right, you can brag to your friends about your successes. Setting up the bracelet is complete. We wish you good luck and reaching new heights!