Are you planning to upgrade your smartphone? looking for affordable yet effective smartphone offers all amazing feature? Xiaomi Mi A1 is the best option available these days! Let me show you why?

xiaomi mi a1 smartphone

This generation of mobile users can enjoy the first ever Android One smartphone Mi A1 powered by Google and created by Xiaomi. The software experience of this touch screen is remarkable. It is expected that by the end of 2017, the said software will have an update Android 8.0 Oreo. This device makes Google its assistant. It is like a personal assistant which assists throughout places you need help for.

Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone unboxing

We did an unboxing of this Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone on a very first day when we bought it from a local MI retail store. Here you go!

Here are some of the most amazing feature you can experience in Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone:

The spectacular design

The all new ultra-thin metal body of 7.3 mm its look and the feel makes Mi A1 special. It has host of bold designs and colors to choose from with irresistible discreet separate lines. It has the finger print resistant and features rear fingerprint sensor. The 5.5-inch display smartphone is available in rose gold, black, and gold with a white panel on the front. The single speaker grille and headphone jack is placed at the bottom.

The fingerprint scanner unlocks the device fast without any interruption. I personally like the metal body which is very light weight and nicely designed. If you see the design and compare with close rivals, you will hardly believe the price of this Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone. Earlier Mi smartphone were highly criticized for the heating issue and after using this phone for more than a week, I can see; it has overcome the issue with this new design.

The camera experience

The camera of Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone is the biggest advantage as compare to same segment from rivals. With 12MP+ 12MP dual- rear camera and 5MP front camera and the big size display is apt for video screening and recording. The camera possesses a telephone and wide angle lens to get perfect setup. It has 1080×1920 pixels resolution to enjoy the picture clarity. You can enjoy clicking photographs like a pro with all amazing features like:

  • Click portrait like a pro with blurred background and focused foreground in portrait mode
  • It offers 2X optical zoom without compromise the quality of your photographs
  • You can also use Beautify 3.0 features while clicking portrait to automatically enhance the facial expression
  • You can even click sharp images in dim light

Apart from this, Mi A1 offers various camera features that will love you to click beautiful memories of your loved one.

The processor & other advance features

Mi A1 has 2GHz octa-core with Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. It has 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage (expandable with external memory card). This phone cannot get any more better with 3080 mAh battery and Type-C USB charger with the port situated at the bottom.

The resolution is an absolute delight with 1080 p HD quality. The processor is smooth in its functioning whether multi-tasking apps, or video consumption, gaming or browsing social media. Most importantly it does not heat up during games or charging. As it is powered by Android One, you can enjoy unlimited photos and shared album through Google photos. The storage quality is of superior quality. The device is well equipped with compass, proximity, accelerometer, ambient light and gyroscope sensors.

With Xiaomi Mi A1 get Google Play music list which will play the best music to pep your mood. It is more famous for its security reasons as Google Play Protect takes in frequent security updates to keep the devices updated and secured. It is has much more in store as one starts exploring it.


There is always chance of improvement and it is true with this Android One Mi A1 smartphone as well. I have experienced that, it is bit difficult to manage photographs / video album. File manager is also not there but you can use third party application for these purpose.

Wrap up

If you are looking for budget smartphone equipped with all amazing feature under 15K INR, Xiaomi Mi A1 can be best choice.

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