Xiaomi launched its first Android One smartphone called Mi A1 back in September this year and joined the Android One program. And today we have for you some information about one of those because TomTop.com online store decided to offer this popular Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone for a flash deal price of $219.99.
The Mi A1 smartphone is actually the Mi 5X, released this year as well but with pure Android on-board. The device has a thin profile with dimensions of 155.4 x 75.8 x 7.3 mm and a weight of 165 grams. The dual camera setup in the rear has a slight bump with the fingerprint scanner sitting below the camera. The handset is made of metal, with the display taking up the front of the phone.
The Xiaomi Mi A1 features a 5.5-inch FHD (1080p) display with Gorilla Glass 3 and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage expandable via microSD card. The smartphone packs a 3080mAh battery with support for fast charging via the USB type-C port. The device also retains the 3.5mm jack and a dedicated sound amplifier for that extra boost in sound quality.
For optics, the Mi A1 flaunts 12-megapixel dual rear camera sensors with one is a wide-angle lens with 1.25μm pixel size, f/2.2 aperture and second is a telephoto lens with 1.0 μm pixel size, f/2.6 aperture, PDAF and dual-tone LED flash. It has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with real-time beautification to create more stunning self-portraits.
The Xiaomi Mi A1, as we mentioned, runs on Android One stock OS based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat out of the box, but it will get Android 8.0 Oreo update by 2017.
You can find the aforementioned $219.99 price at the online TomTop.com store, and this is a limited time as well as limited stock offer. So those interested in availing of the flash sale should secure their unit soon.