Update:Xiaomi Mi A1 available for preorder in Malaysia for RM1099

Xiaomi Mi A1 available for preorder in Malaysia for RM1099

A few local retailers has announced on their Facebook page that the pre-order fot Xiaomi Mi A1 has started. No exact date when the device will be available however the retailer has promised by this month end. The device is retailed at RM1199 which is slightly expensive than our prediction.

Xiaomi Mi A1 which is having the same hardware of Xiaomi Mi 5x but running on the Stock Android ROM instead of custom MIUI ROM. The Mi A1 is part of Android One which comes with 2 years of software updates for the smartphone.

Mi A1 out of the box running on Android 7.1.2 Nougat. The device will be getting Android 8.0 Oreo by the end of this year. A1 will be one of the many that first to get Android P in the future.

Mi A1 features a 5.5-inch 2.5D curved glass screen. The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor based on the 14nm manufacturing process, it is mated with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, plus a 3080mAh size battery.

Mi A1 supports 2x optical zoom and “bokeh” with the dual camera setup at the back of the phone. There’s a fingerprint sensor located on the back for enhanced security purposes. Color options available for the Mi A1 are Black, Gold and Rose Gold.

For those who have made the preorder for the Mi A1, you will receive a Tempered Glass screen protector and a Back Casing for free.

*Update* Xiaomi Mi A1 is now available for pre-order at RM1099.

Here the retailer you can visit for further information of pre-order

  • N-Mall pre-order page – RM1098, 4GB + 64GB, Black, 1 Year Local Manufacturer Warranty
  • WOW Phone pre-order page – RM1099, 4GB + 64GB, Black or Gold, 1 Year Local Manufacturer Warranty
  • DirectD pre-order page – Priced unlisted (coming soon), 4GB + 64GB, Black or Gold, 1 Year Local Manufacturer Warranty
  • Gaggetronics pre-order page – RM1099, 4GB + 64GB, Black, Warranty unspecified

*Credit to technave.com