It is not the first time we hear about Android One devices, in fact, we have a very close example, with Android One that BQ launched both in Spain and in Europe in 2015. Now Xiaomi would be the company in charge of the next generation. It would be the Android One Xiaomi A1.
A good precedent for Android One mobile, which as you know are low-cost mobile with an Android version very close to stock, was the BQ Aquaris A4.5, which reached both Spain and the rest of Europe a couple of years ago.
The Android One Xiaomi A1, with the base of Xiaomi Mi 5X
As we have learned today, Google is already working on a new generation of Android One mobile phones, and this time would have trusted Xiaomi to carry out the project. It would be working on the basis of the Xiaomi Mi 5X, introduced mid-June last, with interesting mid-range features.
In the information coming from Asia ensures that Google would have already commissioned Xiaomi to manufacture the new terminal, which would be responsible for marketing and Google marketing. The new Android One Xiaomi A1 would basically be a Xiaomi Mi 5X, a mid-range terminal that features a 5.5-inch screen and Full HD resolution.
This new terminal also would integrate the processor Snapdragon 625, that so popular has been done in the average range of the Chinese. It would also be accompanied by 4GB of RAM and an internal storage of 64GB, expandable by micro SD cards. One of the most interesting features of this Android One Xiaomi A1 would be the dual camera model released by the model in the month of July. With two 12-megapixel sensors arranged horizontally, giving it a look similar to the OnePlus 5 and the iPhone 7 Plus.
At the moment it is completely unknown when Google plans to launch this new Android One by the hand of Xiaomi, the truth is that it will be a mobile more than interesting, if we consider that is the closest to a Nexus that we can find in the market, And also with the signature of the Chinese company, specialized in launching high-quality terminals at a very content price. That would precisely be one of the secrets of that new terminal to get a hole in the market.