Xiaomi launched its new smartphone that is Xiaomi Mi A1 powered by Google. The phone is available in Black, Gold, and Rose Gold colour variants. The phone has a price tag of Rs. 14,999.
Design and Display
The Xiaomi Mi A1 comes with the 5.5 inches LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display. It has a display resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels with the pixel density of 403 ppi. The dimensions measures at 155.4 x 75.8 x 7.3 mm (6.12 x 2.98 x 0.29 in) with a weight of 165 g (5.82 oz). The phone has a Hybrid Dual SIM slot that accepts a Nano-SIM. The display has a shield with the Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
Hardware and Software
The Xiaomi Mi A1 runs on the Android 7.1.2 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo) Operating System. It is powered by Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 chipset and Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor. It sports a Adreno 506 GPU for graphical processing. The phone has a 4 GB of RAM with a 64GB of internal storage that can be expandable up to 128 GB via Microsd card.
Camera and Battery
As far as the camera is concerned, it packs a Dual 12 MP primary camera and 5 MP secondary camera for shooter selfies and video calls. The primary camera is capable up of 2160p@30fps, 720p@120fps video recording. It includes geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama, phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom, and dual-LED (dual tone) flash. The Xiaomi Mi A1 has a battery of Li-Ion 3080 mAh capacity with the Non-removable battery. It has a feature of Fast battery charging which is quite superb.
Sensors and Connectivity
The Sensors have included:
- Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted),
- Accelerometer sensor,
- Gyro sensor,
- Proximity sensor, and
- Compass sensor.
Some connectivity options have included:
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot,
- Bluetooth- 4.2, A2DP, LE,
- GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS,
- Infrared port,
- FM radio, and
- USB- 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector.