When we are talking about mobile phones, we should mention that there are hundreds of them and that the best ones are very expensive and that they are the ones that offer the most. On the other hand, there are also those less known phones which also offer great specifications and things for less money, Mi A1 is one of those.
As we have said, this phone is considered to be one of the best in the cheaper category. First of all, its price varies depending on the retails store or the site you are using for purchase. It should be added that the price on Flipkart can go from 9,700 to 14,800 rupees. However, some sites offer it for even 9K rupees. The phone is also available in Europe and the price revolves from 135 to 235 euros.
This phone was released in September in 2017, and the sales started the same year.
When the phone itself is concerned, it should be mentioned that it uses the combination of GSM, HSPA LTE technologies. The phone has the following dimensions: 155.4 x 75.8 x 7.3 and the overall weight is 165g. The phone has built-in such a way that it uses the front glass and the frame is made from aluminum. There is the Dual SIM offered.
The display is of 5.5 inches and the ration of the screen to the body is 70.1%. It should be also added that the display is an IPS one, and this is not all, it is also an LTPS and LCD one that has 16M colors. The resolution of the display is 1080 x 1920 pixels and the display is very safe since Corning Gorilla Glass 3 has been used for it.
The phone work on Android 7.1.2 OS, and it can be upgraded to 9.0 one. It should be noted that the chipset used is Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 while the CPU is octa-core that runs on 2.0 GHz. It should be also added that the phone has the internal memory of 64GB and RAM is of 4GB. However, the memory of the phone can be expanded to 128GB.
When we are talking about the camera, we should mention that the main camera is a dual one, each one of those having 12MP. It should be also added that the camera has HDR, panorama shooting and Dual-LED dual-tone flash. There is also the selfie camera of 5MP.
The phone also has a loudspeaker and a 3.5mm jack. It should be added that the battery as an integrated one and that there is even fast battery charging available. The phone is also equipped with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi compatibility. The availability of GPS is also enabled through A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS. It should be also added that there is also an FM radio along with the infrared port. The USB used is a 2.0 one, and C 1.0. if you would like to have it locked on a fingerprint, It is enabled, too.