Xiaomi Mi A1 Launched in India With Dual Rear Cameras

The Mi A1 is the global variant of the Mi 5X which was launched in China in July. The only difference is it will come with stock Android OS.
September 5, 2017

Xiaomi India has launched Mi A1 smartphone in the country today. Basically, it is the same Mi 5X smartphone which was launched in China in July at price of CNY 1,499 (Approx Rs 14,300). The only difference is, it is an Android One smartphone in partnership with Google running on stock Android based on Android 7.1 Nougat and it will get Android 8.0 Oreo by 2017. The rest of the specifications are same.

The Xiaomi Mi A1 will be available via Flipkart and official site Mi.com at price of Rs. 14,999. The Mi A1 will also be available via offline retail stores and Mi Preferred Partner stores as well.

The Mi A1 is the global variant of the Mi 5X and will be available in others countries with Mi A1 name. The list of countries are listed in below image.


Xiaomi Mi A1 comes with preloaded apps such as Mi Camera, Mi Remote and Mi Store apps. Mi A1 launch offers include, Airtel offers up to 300GB of additional 4G data from Airtel.

Mi A1 comes with fingerprint scanner placed at the back of the smartphone. It has a 5.5-inch 1080p LTPS display and it is powered by 64-bit 2GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor paired with 4GB RAM and Adreno 506 GPU. It comes in only single variant 64GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB through microSD card.

The Mi A1 comes with dual rear camera setup 12MP + 12MP with ADAF. The one camera is featured with 1.25-micron pixel sensor, 6-element lens, 4-axis optical image stabilization and f/2.2 aperture while second is featured with the telephoto lens with 1-micron pixel sensor, 5-element lens, and f/2.6 aperture. At the front, it has 5-megapixel front camera with real-time beautification.

In terms of connectivity it include 2G, 3G UMTS HSPA+, 4G LTE Cat 6, USB V2.0 type C with OTG support, Bluetooth 4.2 With A2DP and HID, GPS / A-GPS / GLONASS, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi direct / dual band and display, and 3.5 mm headphone jack. Sensors on the board include fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, ambient Light, distance, gravity, gyroscope, and hall.

The Mi A1 also comes with DHS Audio Calibration for high-quality audio output and stand-alone audio amplifier to boost headphone speaker. The Mi 5X dimension measures height: 155.4mm, width: 75.8 mm and thickness 7.3 mm, and it weighs 165 grams.

The Mi A1 made equipped with metal unibody design and available in three colors options Black, Pink, and Gold.