Now, Xiaomi eyes the Indian footwear market with its ‘smart’ offering

Xiaomi has already launched a slew of products in the Indian market and is now planning to expand its product portfolio further. Through its official Twitter handle, the company has teased the launch of the smart shoe in the country. The image shared in the tweet shows a shoe with “Ready to put your #best foot forward” written on it.

This product launch will be a shift from the usual smartphones and instead, the company is expected to re-launch the footwear from its existing Xiaomi ecosystem that is already available in China. The product in question could be the rebranded version of Mijia Sneakers 2 under the new Mi Sports Shoes branding.

The chinese variant is manufactured using a 5-in-1 uni- molding process, which is said to provide better stability and support to the feet. The upper part of the sneaker is designed using a 3D high-elastic knitting process. The inner part of Mijia Sneakers 2 is said to have a ‘breathable sole, and surprisingly the shoes can be thrown in the washing machine for cleaning.

According to reports, Xiaomi has designed this shoe with the new fishbone locking structure.The company can launch these shoes in different sizes for men and women.

The Mijia Sneakers 2 was launched in China in five color options include a White and Orange version for women. As per the report, Xiaomi might bring four color options of this new Mi smart shoes – Black, Floral Blue, Flower Grey, and White.

Xiaomi is tight-lipped about the Mijia Sneakers 2 India launch date, but the report indicates that the smart shoes might debut in the coming week. The company can make it available in Mi.com and offline Exclusive Mi home stores.