Xiaomi Mi A1 Pre-Booking Start Today: 5 Reasons to Buy It

Xiaomi took the world by surprise when it announced the launch of the Xiaomi Mi A1. Now the device is available for pre-booking through the official website and also through Flipkart. You can head straight to the links provided and pre-book your device. The sale will start on 12th Sep, at 12PM.

And if you are planning to buy one, before you go ahead register for the sales, spend a couple of minutes and find out what are our top 5 reasons, and why you should buy the Xiaomi Mi A1.

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Premium Look and Feel

Xiaomi Mi A1 flaunts a sturdy metal unibody with well-rounded corners and stylishly tapered edges, etched out of a single block of aluminum.

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The glass front featuring 2.5D Gorilla Glass blends smoothly with edges encasing the 5.5-inch full-HD, LCD display giving it a smooth finish and a sleek look.

Pure Android Goodness

Xiaomi’s first Android One powered device offers a great mix of powerful hardware and some slick Android experience. While the experience would be top-notch, the Mi A1 will receive software updates and security patches in time.

The updates, however, won’t come from Google directly and Xiaomi would be tweaking them to work best for the hardware they have offered with the device.


Xiaomi claims that Mi A1 will be upgraded to Android Oreo by the end of 2017.

Xiaomi claims that Mi A1 will be upgraded to Android Oreo by the end of 2017. It doesn’t end there as the company also promised that it will be one of the first Xiaomi phones to get Android P, whenever it’s launched.

Double the Awesomeness

The Mi A1 is one of the very few devices in the sub Rs 15,000 price range to offer a solid dual camera setup.

The combination of a 12-megapixel wide angle lens and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens would let you capture brilliant pictures with DSLR-like bokeh effect, quite similar to the recently launched OnePlus 5.


The 1.25-micron large pixels of the image sensors result in more light intake and thus offer a better image quality. And with the 2X optical zoom, it is possible to capture object from a distance with ease.

Zero Bloatware, Zero Fuss

With the Pure Android experience, the Mi A1 essentially would come free of any bloatware apps.

With no bloatware, the device is bound to deliver great performance. Such apps, make the device laggy and result in battery drain as well.

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What you can expect is a zero fuss, lag-free experience with the Mi Ai. And as an added bonus, all the new apps coming from Google would be made available on this device, since it is part of the Google Experience.

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Keeping Audiophiles Happy

If there is an audiophile in you, the Xiaomi Mi A1 will surely know how to keep it happy. With its dedicated audio hardware and high output processor, you can even use high-end headphones with the device to experience great music

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The Mi Ai gets a dedicated 10V audio amplifier tuned with Dirac HD Sound algorithm and supports high-quality headphones of up to 600Ω impedance.

Also Read: Xiaomi Mi A1 Review: The One With Dual Camera and Stock Android

Last updated on 03 February, 2022

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