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Xiaomi Mi A1 Launched – 5.5 Full HD Display, Android 7.1.2, 4 GB RAM, Octa Core Processor

Xiaomi launched a new mid range smart phone called “Mi A1” to the market with pure stock Android powered by Google. The best price of Xiaomi Mi A1 is around Rs.14,999/- in India and $234 in USA. This is released in to the market and currently available in Flipkart to buy. But before that check it’s complete advantages, disadvantages, price & specifications.

Expected Price: Rs.14,999(India), $234(USA)

Key Features:

  • Android OS, v7.1.2(Nougat).
  • 5.5 inch, LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Dual 12 MP rear camera, 5 MP secondary camera.
  • Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 chip set.
  • Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 3080 mAh Battery

Advantages of Xiaomi Mi A1:

  •  Xiaomi Mi A1 comes with latest pure stock Android OS, v7.1.1(Nougat) from Google and also up gradable to Android O (Oreo).
  • Presents 5.5-inch LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with Multitouch in it
  • It  comes with 4 GB of RAM.
  • It sports with Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor
  • It is encompasses with Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625  Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 32/64 GB and expandable memory supported with up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot).
  • Comes with Dual 12 MP rear camera and 5 MP front facing camera and with additional features like phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1.25 µm/ 1.0 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • Supports Dual SIM features in which both the slots are for Nano- SIM’s
  • Its display has stunning pixel density for its resolution (~403 ppi pixel density) which is stunner for this range.
  • It has average battery capacity of 3080 mAh which is good for this range.
  • It comes with great screen-to-body ratio which is of 70.1%.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • It comes with additional features like Photo/video editor, Document viewer, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
  • Performance is superb with no lags.
  • Design looks good and stylish.


Disadvantages of Xiaomi Mi A1:

  • This is a Non Removable Battery Device.
  • microSD limit option because it uses SIM2 slot.
  • No protection features.
  • Battery capacity is average.


Check out specifications of Xiaomi Mi A1:

General Features
Brand Xiaomi
Model Name Mi A1
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 7.1.2(Nougat)
Processor Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625
Colors Black, Gold, Rose Gold
Accessories in Box  —
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches (~70.1% screen-to-body ratio).
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~403 ppi pixel density)
Dimensions 155.4 x 75.8 x 7.3 mm (6.12 x 2.98 x 0.29 in)
Weight 165 g (5.82 oz)
Other Display Features Multitouch with MIUI 9
Camera Features
Primary Camera Dual 12 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video Recording 2160p@30fps
Other Camera Features phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1.25 µm/ 1.0 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Po 3080 mAh battery
Talk Time
Standby Time
Memory and Storage
Internal 32/64 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 128 GB(uses SIM 2 slot)
Memory 4 GB RAM
Internet & Connectivity
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
NFC No
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Document viewer, Photo/video editor, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging
Xiaomi Mi A1 Price in India is Rs.14,999/-

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