Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone has received a permanent price cut in India. The device was launched at Rs 14,999 and is now available for Rs 1,000 less. So now after the price cut, Xiaomi Mi A1 retails at Rs 13,999 on Flipkart and Mi.com.
Confirming this new development, Xiaomi VP and Xiaomi India MD Manu Kumar Jain said, via Twitter: “Great news Mi Fans: announcing a permanent price drop of Rs 1000 on Mi A1! #MiA1: picture perfect flagship dual camera phone. Now available for a perfect price of Rs 13,999! Buy it from http://Mi.com and @Flipkart. You can see the tweet of Manu Kumar Jain below:
Great news Mi Fans: announcing a permanent price drop of ₹ 1000 on Mi A1! #MiA1: picture perfect flagship dual camera phone. Now available for a perfect price of ₹13,999!
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) December 10, 2017
Flipkart recently held its Big Shopping days sale on its website from December 7 to December 9 in which the Xioami A1 was available at Rs 12,999. Now after the sale, the device has received a permanent price cut in India.
Talking about Xiaomi Mi A1, this is the company’s first Android One smartphone, which is developed in partnership with Google. The phone also comes with Google Assistant. The phone comes with Google Photos free unlimited high-quality storage. This means the photo clicked through Mi camera app, will be saved in automatically on Google Photos in high quality.
The major highlight of the device is the dual rear cameras, which comes with a combination of 12-megapixel sensors. The primary sensor sports a wide-angle lens, while the secondary camera offers telephoto lens. The phone support 2x optical zoom and 10x digital zoom. Further, it comes with stereoscopic imaging and deep learning algorithm to deliver impressive portrait shots.
The device sports a metallic unibody and features a 5.5-inch Full HD display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels along with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The device is just 7mm thin and weighs 168 grams. Under the hood, the device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor along with a 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. It comes with dual graphite sheet, which decreases the temperature by 2-degree. On the audio front, it features 10V smart PA for high-quality audio.
On the battery front, it supports 3080mAh battery with USB Type-C port and the company says it has customized a 380V charger for India for power spikes. There is a fingerprint sensor at the back panel and an IR blaster on the top of the device. On the connectivity front, it supports 4G LTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, USB Type-C port and dual-SIM support.