What To Expect From The Upcoming Umidigi A1

Without leaks, anxiety in the tech world would have been at a very high level. Thank goodness, there are leaks. Umidigi A1, an entry-level smartphone from Chinese makers – Umidigi has been leaked online. Following its leak, several information about the device have also been revealed. First of all, the device is an entry-level device but the, its entry-level status doesn’t affect it from coming out with a bezel-less display and an 18:9 aspect ratio. It is also expected to launch with the MediaTek Helio P18. Wow, so much for an entry-level smartphone. Find out more about other leaked details in the segments below:


Design And Display

According to the leaks, Umidigi A1 sports a bezel-less display with thin bezels at the top and bottom. On the top bezel, a single camera, earpiece and some sensors are in place. At the bottom bezel, nothing is placed because the Android navigation keys appear on the screen display itself. Dedicated keys such as volume and power buttons appear on the right side of the smartphone. Color Black is the only color availability for now. At the rear, a dual camera setup is seen with a LED flash support, fingerprint sensor and Umidigi logo.

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Umidigi A1 is seen to have a 5.5-inch Full screen display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The display is made up of IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, and is covered with 2.5D curved glass. Having 16 million display colors, the touchscreen has 1440 x 720 pixels and 282 PPI. Also supported on the display are 24 bit color depth and multi-touch input.

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The smartphone’s rear photography is to be handled by a dual camera setup comprising of 13 MP primary sensor and 2 MP secondary sensor. Brightness will be given out by a LED flash. The front camera on the other hand will make use of a 5 MP camera to snap selfies. Features like auto focus and geo-tagging are also expected to tag along in the camera department.

CPU, OS & Storage

MediaTek Helio P18 So serves the chipset functions on the smartphone. It comes with a Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 CPU. The CPU clocks at 1.3 GHz, and has the 64-bit architecture. Graphics is expected to be released by the PowerVR GE8100 GPU. For solely multitasking and smooth running of apps, a 2 GB LPDDR3 RAM is made available. The internal storage is expected to have a 16 GB capacity for storing files. Added to that, the storage can be extended with the help of a MicroSD card.

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Umidigi A1 Specifications Table 


Device Type Smartphone
Model Umidigi A1
Announced Not announced yet
Released No
Status Rumor


2G Network Yes
3G Network Yes
4G Network Yes
SIM Type Nano SIM
SIM Count Two


2G GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G Up to 21 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)
4G Up to 150 Mbps
Speed HSPA 21 Mbps
Web Browser Yes, HTML5


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.5”
Resolution 1440*720 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 282 PPI
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Yes
Features Capacitive touch,  2.5D Curved Glass
Secondary Display No


Primary 13 + 2 MP
Image Yes
Video Yes
Features HDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, ISO, panorama
Flash Yes, LED flash
Secondary 5 MP


Operating System Android Oreo OS
User Interface Yes
Java Support No
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes


Chipset MediaTek Helio P18
CPU Quad-core 1.3GHz ARM Cortex-A53
GPU PowerVR GE8100
RAM (Memory) 2 GB
Internal Storage 16 GB
Card Slot Expandable to 32 GB
Sensors Fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, proximity, ambient light sensor
Controls Lock Button, and Volume Key


Bluetooth Yes, Bluetooth v4.0 A2DP (Advance Audio Distribution Profile), LE Profile
Infrared n/a
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Micro USB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC n/a
HDMI n/a
Wireless Charging n/a


SMS Yes (threaded view)
Email Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
IM Yes & BBM


Audio Playback Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video Playback Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Out n/a
FM Radio Yes, Stereo FM radio with RDS
Alert Types Vibration, Ringtones
Ring Tones MP3, WAV
Loudspeaker Yes
Handsfree  Yes, 3.5 mm audio jack

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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