Xiaomi (Mi) is an electronics brand known as “Apple” of China. The brand sells products like smartphones, fitness bands and lifestyle products. Mi came to India in 2014 and since then its products are the best seller in all the categories. The products of Xiaomi are only available at online stores like Mi.com, Amazon, Flipkart, etc. Coming back on the product Mi Beard Trimmer for men launched on June 25, 2019.
We have tested the trimmer for 3 months. Now, we are sharing our detailed view of the product.
Mi Beard Trimmer- A Lifestyle Product:
Mi Beard Trimmer is the first grooming product from the brand. The product is not only rich in features but also worth at the price it is available. Moreover, Mi India managing director says that the product is specially designed for India. This product isn’t available in any other country except India. Additionally, the trimmer is made keeping mind needs and wants of customers.
What You Get In Box:
- Beard Trimmer (1U)
- Trimming Combs (2U)
- Power Cord (1U)
- Travel Pouch (1U)
- Cleaning Brush (1U)
- User Manual
The design of the trimmer is quite nice and looks good. In the first place, the build quality is superb. However, the body of trimmer feels plastic-like but mi claims it is stainless steel body. Otherwise, the build quality, overall feel and finish are excellent. Additionally, It comes with quad edge design which provides a solid grip. Even if you drop the trimmer mistakely then there’s no issue as it will not break. You get on/off button on the front of the trimmer. Also above the on/off button you get a knob to select length settings. The trimmer is only available in black color.
Dimensions Of Product: 4.8 x 3.8 x 15.4 cm
Features Of Mi Beard Trimmer :
1. Waterproof Body:
With the great design comes the great feature “waterproof body”. The product is certified by IPX7 waterproof rating. This means trimmer can survive in water. The trimmer can survive water dips for 30 minutes and also depth up to 1m. Equally important the water near the charging port must be dried off before charging and storing the device.
2. Precision Cut Combs:
In the box, with the trimmer, you get two combs with 40 length settings. With these two combs, you can go between 0.5mm to 20 mm. Mi claims Precision is at its finest with 6000 oscillations per min delivering accurate cuts and even shape. You can select a comb according to your length.
Moreover, the stainless steel blades of trimmer give sharper looks. The combs trim the bread effortlessly and transform your beard shape.
3. Long Hour Battery:
Coupled with another superb feature, another impressive feature of the product is great battery backup. With 100% charge, the battery backup of the trimmer is of 90 minutes which is great for trimmer offered at this price. It take 2 hours to fully charge the trimmer. Moreover, if you are in a hurry and the battery of trimmer is low? No issues the trimmer charges quickly for instant use. With 5 minutes charge, it can work for 10 minutes. Similarly, if there is no electricity at your house, you can charge the trimmer even with a power bank. It also supports 5V adapter.
To charge the trimmer you get a power cord. The length of the power cord is near 1m and it’s a nice touch.
4. Safety Lock/Travel Lock:
For the purpose of hustle-free carry on travel, Mi has given feature called safety lock. With the help of this feature, if accidentally touches on/off button the trimmer will not operate. In order to operate the trimmer, Firstly they have to disable the safety lock.
How To Apply Safety Lock: Press the on/off button for 3 seconds. It will activate the feature when all 3 led lights will start blinking it means safety lock is activated. Similarly to deactivate this feature- Press the button for 3-4 seconds. When single light will come up the trimmer will start automatically.
5. Cleaning Brush:
- To clean the trimmer you need some brush which can effortlessly clean the trimmer. For this Mi has provided you a cleaning brush to clean the trimmer combs. Only Mi provides the brush of all.
Price of the product is ₹1499 only. You may get it for low price if discount season is on. To purchase the product Click Here
- Superb Build Quality.
- 20 length settings.
- 2 combs ranging 0.5m to 20m
- Great battery backup.
- Waterproof Body.
- Easy to charge
- Safety lock feature
- With the travel pouch, it is easy to carry the trimmer.
- Price worthy.
- Difficult to clean even with cleaning brush because hair sticks in a gap between the blade.
Recommendation:- 4/5. Highly recommended