UMIDIGI has already taken a front foot in unleashing the A1 series. The handset comes with a fingerprint sensor, Faceunlock Feature, and comprises of Oreo 8.1 Android as the operating system. The stunning reflection and toughened glass body powered by dual camera setup definitely grab the attention at first look. Clubbed with triple camera setup, the price of the phone has been kept very nominal at $139.
The company is not leaving a single opportunity to alter the ongoing tech trend. The entry-level smartphone provides professional advantages with a modernized look and outstanding specifications. Let’s know in depth about it:-
The UMIDIGI A1 Pro made with the Aluminum body with rear glass. It brags a sporty camera towards the face and has reduced bezel ratio to give it an ultra-modern look. Glass on the rear of the handset is made the device a little bit slippery. The type-C charging port and the 3.5mm headphone jack is placed on the underneath of the bottom bezel.
The volume rocker and unlock button are on the right side of the phone which made it perfect to handle with one hand use. The camera placing has been seated in the middle of the top portion. The flashlight is appropriately placed for better workability.
Talking about the display straight away, the UMIDIGI A1 Pro comes with onboard 5.5-inch large touch screen with LCD IPS display. The HD plus resolution of 720 x 1440 gives you a substantial reason to order the phone right away. The 16m colors support provides absolute crystal clear imageries that have a wide range of colors.
The display is also protected by the Gorilla Glass which can easily take damage. The viewing angle of the display is very nice and provides the best color contrast in daylight. The light sensor automatically reduces the brightness of the display for optimizing battery level.
Hardware & Memory
The UMIDIGI A1 Pro runs on 64 bit 1.3 gigahertz Quad-Core processor with MediaTek 6739 chip. The Ultra smooth functionality is all because of the high-quality processor that has been perfectly seated within the smartphone. If you look at other smartphones it may not feature with the latest processor but looking at the price it still runs on the best. To compensate the processor it also has a GPU unit.
With 3GB Ram capacity and 16 GB internal storage, this is definitely not an entry-level smartphone according to the specifications. You can also team up and expandable memory chip of up to 256GB for further data storage.
Operating System & UI
The operating system of the UMIDIGI A1 Pro smartphone is 8.1 Oreo for maximum software support. The combination of comfortable grip and high and software makes the smartphone a real star. The system has the custom UI by UmiOS. It more like the stock android system but comes a lot of customizations and themes.
The sound quality of the device is also worth noticing. You would definitely enjoy the high graphic video games with the enigmatic effect of the device. The support for WAV ringtones, vibration and MP3 compensates the requirement of carrying a separate music gadget.
Dual Rear Camera
The triple camera feature is the prime ingredient of the device. The dual back facing camera clubbed with single selfie snapper helps the UMIDIGI A1 Pro to grab outstanding pictures. The back camera has 13MP + 5MP Shooter and the front one has 5-megapixel sensor. The rear camera has the aperture of f/2.0 which brings more light and color to your pictures. The appreciable selfies and video calling quality would again compel you to order this device.
The bokeh feature differentiates the device from the rest of all the entry-level devices. With Panorama photo captivating features, you would definitely find it more enjoyable to capture pictures through it.
On using the UMIDIGI A1 Pro camera in low light conditions, we found the clicked pictures comparably sharper. The noise level was minimal and the overall quality was above average. However, the availability of light enormously affects the camera quality and the way it takes up things.
The front has the 5.0MP f/2.4 aperture sensor, and capture the best quality images. The front camera can record the videos at 1080P which is not an ordinary thing.
The face unlocks feature of the device is noticeable. It may not fast as compare to other high-end smartphone but still, Umi tries to manage that and providing this feature at this price tag. The Front camera has the 3D Face recognition sensor which took only .3s to unlock your phone. Not only that you can also unlock any app through your Face which is interesting features. The security feature of the device is 10/10.
The spotting 3150 mAh battery power comprises of lightning-fast charging capacity and is non-removable in nature. The USB Type C charger and high power adapter come in the box. The device can be charged up to 60% within 20mins.
The similar flagships nowadays cost at least $300-500 without any doubt. However, the UMIDIGI A1 Pro has upgraded the technological feature at a very minimum price of $139. It has got everything that would surpass the rest entry-level devices. The glass likes backing and important intricacies are updated and high in quality. They give the real punch to the gadget.
The color available is pitch dark, Moonlight silver, and Icy Blue. Potential buyers can pre-order the handset from Banggood at a throwaway price.