Struggling with low battery while travelling, use MI Power Bank

Xiaomi is a Chinese company and is the world’s third largest smartphone distributor. Xiaomi also manufactures consumer electronics. One of such electronic device is MI power bank. Power Bank is a portable device which is used to charge secondary batteries or rechargeable batteries. Portable is the important thing to note here, as one recharges the smartphone from power sockets but power sockets can’t be found anywhere.

MI Power Bank

MI power bank is s portable device which allows you to charge your smartphone or Tablet anytime and anyplace of your convenience. MI power bank comes in to great use when you are travelling and run out of battery. If you own a MI power bank there is no need to search for a power socket at the airport, railway station or in bus. You can simply use the power bank battery to recharge your smartphone.

MI Power Bank 5200mAh
MI Power Bank and Charging Cable

How to use MI power bank

In order to recharge your smartphone with MI power bank firstly you need to charge the power bank itself. To charge the power bank  you will have to use the USB cable provided with the MI power bank. Connect one end of the cable to power bank and other end to the adapter of your smartphone. After making the connection, charge the power bank as you charge your smartphone by plugging the adapter in to power socket. You can also charge the power bank by plugging the other end of cable to your computer USB port.

Charging Indication 

MI power bank does not have a display which can show the level or percentage of charge rather it has 4 LED’s. The 4 LED’s take 3 states On, Off and Blinking which signifies the percentage of charge.

Percentage 0-25%  –   LED1 – Blinking LED 2- Off LED 3 – Off LED 4 – Off

Percentage 25-50%  – LED1 – On LED 2- Blinking LED 3 – Off LED 4 – Off

Percentage 50-75%  – LED1 – On LED 2- On LED 3 – Blinking LED 4 – Off

Percentage 75-99%  – LED1 – On LED 2- On LED 3 – On LED 4 – Blinking

On Full Charge all the 4 LED’s will come in On State.

MI Power Bank
Xiaomi Power Bank with 4 LED and 2 USB ports

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After charging the MI power bank you can use it to recharge your smartphone. Use the USB cable of your smartphone and connect one end to the Power Bank USB port and other end to your smartphone. As soon as the connection is made smartphone starts charging. With this Power Bank starts discharging.

Discharge Indication

Percentage 0-25%  –   LED1 – Blinking LED 2- Off LED 3 – Off LED 4 – Off

Percentage 25-50%  – LED1 – Blinking  LED 2- Blinking LED 3 – Off LED 4 – Off

Percentage 50-75%  – LED1 – Blinking LED 2- Blinking LED 3 – Blinking LED 4 – Off

Percentage 75-100%  – LED1 – Blinking LED 2- Blinking LED 3 – Blinking LED 4 – Blinking

On full discharge, all the 4 LED’s will be in Off state.

Xiaomi power bank comes in 2 electrical capacties:

  • MI Power Bank 5200mAh
  • MI Power Bank 10400mAh

You may choose depending on your usage and time of travel. In general, Xiaomi power bank 10400mAh will charge your smartphone approximately 4 times when fully charged and MI power bank 5200mAh will charge your smartphone approximately 2 times when fully charged.

MI Power Bank Price

MI Power Bank 5200mAh price – 699 INR

MI Power Bank 10400mAh price – 899 INR

Prices may vary depending on the online store you choose to buy.

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