Xiaomi Mi A1 Android One Phone is official

Today in New Delhi, Xiaomi announced it’s first Android One device called Mi A1. What’s special about this device is its dual-camera setup. Other specifications are similar to the already Xiaomi Mi 5X. This is the first Xiaomi phone which is powered by stock Android running 7.1.2 Nougat. 

Specifications
  1. 5.5” Full HD display
  2. Snapdragon 625 processor
  3. 12+12MP dual-camera, dual-tone LED flash
  4. 4GB RAM + 64GB storage
  5. Fingerprint scanner
  6. 3,080mAh battery
  7. Stock Android
  8. USB-C port
Comparison with iPhone 7 Plus and OP5

Since the device will be running stock Android, it will stay up to date when it comes to Android updates. One thing to notice is that the camera app will be from MIUI and not Google camera. Xiaomi also said that Mi A1 will get Android Oreo at the end of 2017.

Take a look at the below picture for availability information. 

The Xiaomi Mi A1 comes in Black, Gold or Pink and costs INR14,999 (just under $235). It is going to be available in 37 countries across the globe and sales are starting on September 12 in various online and offline stores.

In India, you can buy the phone from the official Mi website or via Flipkart, which is the exclusive online partner. 

If you wish to buy from brick and mortar store then check out the offline partners in the picture below.

Offline retailers