Xiaomi MI AirPOP PM2.5 air pollution launched today in India for Rs. 250. Xiaomi as expanded it’s anti-pollution products in India by launching MI AirPOP PM2.5 air anti pollution mask in the country.
This mask is already up for sale on the company’s official site : mi.com at a price of Rs 249. According to show me the mask uses a phone air filtration system to block out 0.3 micron particles.
It is also said to have 99.9 7 percentage efficiency while blocking pm 2.5 particles. The term fine particles, or particulate matter 2.5 (PM2.5), refers to tiny particles or droplets in the air that are two and one half microns or less in width.
Like inches, meters and miles, a micron is a unit of measurement for distance. There are about 25,000 microns in an inch.
We don’t want to dive into more technical terms in short purify all doubt and pollutants. For better understanding of you we also list some of the pollutants that can be filtered with this device below…
The device can reportedly combat several types of pollutants, including seasonal haze, dust storms, cold and flu pathogens, allergic pollen, grease, smoke and other contaminants.
Life and usage : mi airpop
The Mi AirPOP comes with a 15-hour lifespan in total, and has an expiration date of three years from the date of manufacture.
It will originally come with just the one filter out-of-the-box,It has a 360-degree adaptable ring design. Xiaomi has said that the two packs of the mask are required for one month, assuming that it is used for 2 hours a day.
A single mask has 15 hours of life and going by this, the average cost per day of the mask is around Rs 17 It has four layers of filtration and soft and skin friendly fabric for a snug and comfortable fit.
Colour and shape : mi airpop
As of now, it is available only in black color. It weighs just 32.2 grams and lasts for three years if the packaging is left unopened.
The company hasn’t used any metal nose bars that are available on a large number of anti-pollution masks in the market. This helps to prevent possible marking on your face.
3D soft Sponge : mi airpop
The company announced the availability of the Mi AirPOP PM2.5 anti-pollution mask via a tweet on Thursday, in which the company noted,
Xiaomi has also provided a 3D Soft Fit Sponge technology that is claimed to enable the mask to automatically adjust to your facial features.
Xiaomi’s official statements
“Beat the pollution with Mi AirPOP PM2.5 Anti-Pollution Mask Goes on sale for the first time in India at 12 noon only on mi.com. Get yours today. RT to spread the word.”
It is also not clear how this Anti-Pollution Mask works but it does seem to have a filter to filter particulate matters from the air. It is also likely replaceable like most other filter-based pollution masks available in the country.
With rising pollution in the Delhi india and other north states, the Mi AirPOP Anti-Pollution Mask will be value purchase but whether you can buy one online is a question that cannot be answered rig now. Let wait and watch how Xiaomi maintains its secure breathing promise.
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