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Xiaomi unveils first Android One smartphone, to launch in India first

Tuesday 5 September 2017 | 15:46 CET | News
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has unveiled a new flagship device for the Indian market, its first running the 'Android One' OS developed by Google for emerging markets. The new Mi A1 phone will be offered with 200 GB free data from Airtel, in the latest stunt to offer ever bigger and cheaper data bundles in the Indian mobile market. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / Google / Xiaomi
Countries: India / World
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