How to Unlock Laptop with Mi Band 3/4?

The Mi Band 3 and Mi Band 4 are known to be the best Smart bands in India, as they come with impressive features at stellar price.

There are many advanced features like Music Control, Do Not Disturb, Find My Phone etc…

Now to add more to its crown, Xiaomi has introduced another amazing feature that lets you unlock your laptop using the Mi Band.

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Yes. This new unlock feature allow you to open your Windows Laptop without using any password, by just your Mi Fitness Band.

In order to get this function on your Mi Band, you will need to upgrade your band’s firmware to V1.0.6.42 and the Mi Fit app to the latest version i.e., 4.0.17.

How to Unlock Laptop using Mi Band 3 & Mi Band 4?

Once everything in place, here is how you can use the laptop unlock function.

  1. Open the Mi Fit app on your Smartphone.
  2. Tap on ‘Profile‘ and choose your device.
  3. Scroll down until you find the ‘Lab‘ option and tap it.
  4. Toggle the option that says ‘Unlock MiBook‘.
  5. Now, on your Windows Laptop, download the Mi Unlock Tool or Mi Blaze Unlock software from the Windows Store.
  6. Once the software is installed, open the ‘Scan Band‘ tab in order to pair your Mi Band. It takes sometime for pairing.
  7. Once paired, you’ll be asked to provide the Windows credentials for authentication.
  8. Enter you credentials and click ‘OK‘.

That’s it! You’ll now be able to unlock your Windows laptop or notebook easily with your Mi Band 4 or Mi Band 3.

Note: As of now, the unlock features only works on the Xiaomi Notebook and Redmi Notebook.

They’re planning to launch the feature for other laptop models in the coming months through a firmware update. So, stay tuned.


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