Xiaomi in partnership with Google launched its first Android One powered smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi A1 back in September. It was initially available in two colour options – Black and Gold. Today, the company has gone ahead and unveiled a new Rose Gold colour variant. During the launch, the company had promised that the Rose Gold variant would be made available in India soon. This new variant will go on sale from November 21 at 12:01 AM IST on both Mi.com and Flipkart. From tomorrow, you will be able to get the device from Mi Home stores, Mi Preferred Partner stores and retail partner stores too. The company has decided to keep the price of the Rose Gold variant the same as the other 2 colour options, Rs 14,999.
As for the specifications, the Xiaomi Mi A1 sports a 5.5-inch full HD display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset. It comes with 4GB of RAM along with 64GB of internal storage, which can be expanded further using a microSD card. All of this is backed by a 3,080mAh battery and runs Google’s Android 7.1.1 Nougat in its stock avatar.
As for the camera, the Xiaomi Mi A1 comes with a dual camera setup on the back, which features two 12-megapixel camera sensors. It utilises one wide-angle lens and one telephoto lens to get the bokeh effect. As for the front, it comes with a 5-megapixel selfie camera with real-time beautification mode. Some of the connectivity options for the device include 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm audio jack.