At the beginning of the month, Xiaomi announced the crowdfunding of the Mijia LCD Small Blackboard Color Edition. The slate is now formally for sale in China, with a starting price of 69 Yuan. This price is 10 yuan lower than the crowdfunding price.
The slate, as the name implies, is capable of producing a wide range of colors thanks to a specially designed color liquid crystal display. The blackboard is available in two sizes: 10 and 13 inches.
It supports pressure writing, with the thickness of the handwriting changing with pressure. The blackboard can be quickly cleared by using the sensing area located above the screen. Because it lacks a backlight, handwriting is displayed on the screen through natural light reflection.
Because the screen does not emit blue light, the manufacturer claims that children and people of all ages can use it for extended periods of time. Furthermore, the board only consumes energy when its contents are erased. Unfortunately, no mention is made of the ability to save writings for later use. Simple “write and wipe” tablet that resembles a writing board. If you need a slate with built-in storage, consider the Xiaomi MIJIA LCD Small Blackboard Storage Edition.