Xiaomi Mi A1 Android One ROM ported to the Mi 5X smartphone

Xiaomi’s Mi A1 smartphone may be the company’s first Android One device. But it’s identical to the Mi 5X smartphone the company launched earlier this year: the only difference is the software. So it shouldn’t come as a huge surprise that someone’s figured out how to the the Mi A1 software and package it into […]

You can buy a Xiaomi Mi A1 Android One phone for $245 (but probably shouldn’t… maybe)

Xiaomi’s first smartphone with near-stock Android software is set to go on sale in India next week for about $234. But if you’re interested in buying a Xiaomi Mi A1 and having it shipped to the United States, Gearbest has you covered. The online retailer is taking orders for less than $245, and the price […]

Xiaomi Mi A1 is an Android One phone with stock software, dual cameras

As expected, Chinese phone maker is launching its first phone to ship with nearly stock Android software rather than the company’s own MIUI user interface. The Xiaomi Mi A1 is a smartphone with a 5.5 inch, full HD display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage. It has a 3,080 […]

Xiaomi Mi A1 may be the company’s first phone with stock Android

Chinese phone maker Xiaomi has earned a reputation for offering affordable phones with strong specs and attractive (and sometimes unique… or at least ahead of the curve) design. But while Xiaomi’s phones run Android, they ship with one of the most complete skins you’ll find on any Android-powered device. It’s called MIUI and it’s a […]