Xiaomi fined in China for misleading advertising on the Mi Band 5

Xiaomiin China, it was fined for misleading advertising fromBeijing Market Surveillance Bureau. The rationale is that the company would advertise a feature of the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 NFC which would not reflect the reality of the facts. In particular, it is the 24-hour sleep monitoring.

According to the tests carried out by the authorities, in fact, the smartband would start monitoring data only after 60 minutes. For this reason, Xiaomi has been fined and it is not even the first time. Last December, she was given a fine of $ 3,140 for the violation of the Section 8 of Clause 1 of the Advertising Law.

In detail, Xiaomi was fined for having advertised, through a post on social media, the AMOLED screen of Redmi K30 5G. However, the smartphone is equipped with a display of LCD type.