It’s a good news for Mi users, Xiaomi newly announced New Mi A1 which is “Xiaomi’s first Android One Smartphone“. It’s not the first phone with dual-rear camera from MI, first dual-rear camera was launched with Mi 5s. With Mi A1, they offer the same in a low budget. Xiaomi has associated with Google’s Android One project. This time Mi brings flashship dual-camera. Mi A1 comes with dual-rear camera, 5.5 inches display and More features.
This phone runs on Android Nougat 7.1 and obviously Oreo 8.0 has planned for this device. It comes with 5.5 inches full HD screen with Cornning Gorilla glass protector and full metal body. Mi A1 powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Octa-core processor and it’s available only 4GB of RAM with 64GB Phone memory. Memory expendable upto 128 GB. There’s a Sim slot, user can put two nano-Sim or one nano-sim with a memory card. Let’s see, best features of the phone.
Features of Xiaomi Mi A1
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The highlight of the phone is dual camera. Mi A1 comes with dual-rear camera, 12 MP wide-angel and 12 MP telephoto lens. Telephoto lens helps to create ‘bokeh’ effects and ×2 zooming as well. Rear camera hold dual-flash(dual tone). Front camera on the phone is 5 MP.
Mi A1 offers 3080mAh(Li-ion) battery, which is smaller than Redmi Note 4. Still it’s offering a huge battery life and fast charging. Battery of the phone is Non-removable.
Xiaomi didn’t change any huge difference with the processor. This phone has in-built Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Octa-core chipset. It will have 4GB of RAM with 64GB storage. microSD slot, expendable upto 128 GB. This phone runs on 7.1, and Xiaomi says it will get the Oreo update soon. Phone has a rear mounted fingerprint scanner and also an IR-blaster on top. Dual-sim 4G 3G with VoLTE.
Body & display
The phone comes with a 5.5 inches IPS LCD display with Cornning Gorilla glass protection. This phone has a full metal unibody design with rounded edge for better grip in hand, body looks great. Weight of the phone is 165 grams. Fingerprint scanner has been placed on rear. If we talk about input hardware, here we get a USB port (type-C) and a 3.5mm audio jack. Mi A1 available in three colors – black, gold and rose cold.
Mi A1 – Specifications
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|Color||Black, Gold, Rose cold|
|OS||7.1.2 (Upgrade to 8.0)|
|Screen size||5.5 inche|
|Rear camera||12MP (Dual-camera)|
|Rear flash||Yes (Dual-flash)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625|
|Storage||64GB (Upto 128GB expendable)|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|
‘Mi A1’ will be available at Rs.14,999 on mi.com, flipkart.com and other stores from 12 september.