Xiaomi Mi A1 Smartphone
Design & Display
At first look, the Xiaomi Mi A1 looks a considerable measure like OnePlus 5, particularly because of the arrangement of the dual back camera and the receiving wires running along the best and base edges of the gadget. The back houses the round unique mark at the middle, MI marking at the base and LED streak on the top corner.
The smartphone arrives in a metal unibody outline with chamfered edges to give more grounded hold. The Xiaomi Mi A1 comes in three shading alternatives Rose Gold, Black and Gold. Our audit unit was the Gold variation and maybe that is the reason it looked entirely like Oppo R11 and additionally the iPhone 7 Plus. Be that as it may, we are sure that the other two shading alternatives give it an unmistakable look.
The Xiaomi Mi A1 has a speaker grille at the base, alongside a USB Type-C and 3.5mm jack. The cross breed SIM card opening is on the upper-left while the volume rocker and power catch are put at the correct edge.
The front is basically designed by the 5.5-inch full HD show of 1920×1080 pixel determination. The mouthpiece and an infrared sensor are set at the highest point of the screen. The front likewise has the customary capacitive (non-illuminated) keys – one home catch key, one for multi-entrusting and going one page back – alongside a 5MP selfie camera.
The show was amazing as it produces distinctive hues with a considerable lot of exactness. Daylight clarity is fine and the survey edges are attractive. The 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass layer gives it a top notch feel. The smartphone feels like a truly strong gadget and surely has a top notch artfulness to it. At 7.3mm thickness and 165g weight, the smartphone is fitting for one-gave operation.
Performance and Camera
The Xiaomi Mi A1 is controlled by a 2GHz octa-center Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC, matched with 4GB of RAM. It additionally has 64GB of internal storage and backings microSD cards of 128GB.
The handset keeps running on stock Android and runs Android 7.1.2 out-of-the-box. This is a reviving change as Xiaomi, till now, had its own UI. The stock Android guarantees that there is no bloatware and gives unadulterated Android experience and customary OS refreshes. The organization has even said that the Mi A1 will get the Oreo refresh by December. Alongside this, clients will likewise get boundless capacity on Google Photos.
The Xiaomi Mi A1 is sponsored by a 3,080mAh battery that kept going up for marginally over a day of normal utilize that included playing recreations and perusing online networking applications, with Wi-Fi, turned on.
The handset has a dual back camera setup 12MP back cameras and a 5MP front looking shooter. One of the back cameras is a wide-edge focal point while the other is a zooming focal point. The smart phone’s bokeh impact is known as the ‘Stereo Mode’ and the pictures caught in this mode left a great deal to be wanted. Despite the fact that the cameras could have out the effect between the frontal area and the foundation, there was a ton of clamor in these pictures. The hues were wrong also. The 5MP front camera was good however felt somewhat fake because of beautification.
The zooming focal point additionally claims to catch pictures without trading off the picture quality and works till up to 10x advanced zoom. As far as we can tell, the pictures caught till 5x zoom turned out fine, however, the pictures caught in 10x zoom were grainy.
The Xiaomi Mi A1 offers a solid form quality, great show, and a sufficient battery life. Other than this, it accompanies a sans bloatware Android experience and affirmation from the organization that the gadget will get no less than two more Android OS refresh. The first (Android Oreo) coming when December.
Be that as it may, at a cost of Rs 14,999, the Xiaomi Mi A1 is not by any stretch of the imagination an immaculate gadget. The camera, which should be the key feature of the smartphone, leaves a ton to be wanted.
Xiaomi Mi A1 detail specifications ->
|Release date||September 2017|
|Dimensions (mm)||155.40 x 75.80 x 7.30|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3080|
|Colours||Rose Gold, Gold, Black|
|Screen size (inches)||5.50|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||128|
|Operating System||Android 7.1.2|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.20|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|