Indonesia is among those markets where Xiaomi has entered officially. Can’t say it’s one of the most attractive markets for the manufacturer, but it pays too much attention to it. As a result, it’s become one of the most recognizable brands in the country. Moreover, two of its smartphones have won an award. Those phones are the Xiaomi Redmi 5A and Mi A1.
As the spokesman said, the Xiaomi Redmi 5A changed the whole Indonesian smartphone market due to its affordable price tag and great performance. As for the Xaiomi Mi A1, it’s first Xiaomi phone to participate Google One program. Thus it comes with a pure Android as well as great shooting performance due to its dual-camera module.
The Xiaomi Redmi 5A landed in Indonesia on December 20, 2017. It comes with a 5-inch screen providing a 720p resolution, Snapdragon 425 chip, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of native storage, 5Mp front shooter, 13MP rear camera, and a 3000mAh battery. It was priced at Rp 999 ($74). Thus it was way less than domestic price of $96 (599 yuan).
As for the Xiaomi Mi A1, it landed in Indonesian market on September 21, 2017. It sports way better hardware including a 5.5-inch 1080p screen, Snapdragon 625 chip, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage, 12MP dual0camera, 5MP front camera, 3080mAh battery, and native Android out of the box. It was available for Rs.3099 ($215).
Actually, Xiaomi went to Indonesia back in 2014. So there have been many models launched till the date. Among them, we can mention the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A, Xiaomi Mi 5X, Redmi Note 5, and many more. But only those two models won an award.