If you were to pick the best smartphone in the sub-Rs 14,000 price range, odds are that the Xiaomi Mi A1 would feature in the first spot. In fact, the overwhelming sales numbers of the Mi A1 speak for its immense popularity.
Priced at just Rs 13,999, the Mi A1 sports a dual-camera setup and a plethora of handy features. However, that's not all that the Mi A1 is capable of. With the right set of accessories, the phone can be turned into a powerhouse.
We have created a list of six such accessories. Let's check them out!
For the millennials, who are always on the move, a quality power bank is a must-have smartphone accessory. Plus, if you're a power user, the 3,080mAh battery unit may not be enough to see through a day.
The Anker PowerCore 10000mAh Powerbank ensures that your Mi A1 gets some juice at the earliest. It's small and compact and comes with Anker's exclusive PowerIQ technology. It also features Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 and is protected by Anker's heat-control technology.
Given that Xiaomi doesn't ship earphones with the Mi A1, you must already be on the lookout for quality earphones. Thankfully, Xiaomi retails a diverse range of earphones. If you're searching for earphones in a budget, one of the best buys would be the Mi Basic In-Ear Headphones. Retailing at just Rs 599, it comes with a built-in mic and is resistant to scratches and is slips.
However, if you're looking for earphones in a slightly higher range, the Mi Air Capsule Earphones should satisfy your purpose.
These are tastefully designed earphones that fit easily to your ears while, at the same time, produces a balanced sound output coupled with bass. The Mi Air Capsules come with chic volume control buttons and a built-in mic.
The MYLB Lightweight Soft TPU case is perfect for your Mi A1 as it protects your phone without adding any bulk to it. It comes with the now-popular textured look to help you grip your phone better. Other than that, it sports spider-web patterns on the inside to facilitate better heat dissipation.
It's made from TPU material and has precise cuttings for the power button, volume rockers, and the charging port.
4. Make the Jump Easy: Type-C to Micro USB OTG Adapter
It's true that USB Type-C cables have now become the ubiquitous standard for smartphones. However, the jump hasn't been easy since some of the devices are still on microUSB. In such a confused world, the best go-to gadget would be the Mivi Type-C to Micro USB OTG Adapter.
This tiny gadget can not only help you charge your Mi A1 but also sync with other USB-C devices. What's more, it doesn't need any installation, just plug it in and you're good to go.