Xiaomi has finally launched the new Android One powered and Mi A1 successor Xiaomi Mi A2 at an official event in India. The new Mi A2 is priced at Rs. 16,999 (around $248) for the 4GB RAM with 64GB inbuilt storage variant while the other variants of the device are currently not available in the country. The device will be available for pre-order from tomorrow via Amazon India and mi.com and will start shipping next week. The first sale of the device will start on August 16th. The Xiaomi Mi A2 comes with some launch time offers like Rs. 2200 instant cashback vouchers and 4.5TB additional data for Jio users. It comes with Lake Blue, Gold, Rose Gold and Black color options.
As we already know, the Xiaomi Mi A2 features a 5.99-inch Full HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with 1500:1 Contrast ratio and 2160×1080 pixels resolution. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 660 14nm Mobile Platform (Quad 2.2GHz Kryo 260 + Quad 1.8GHz Kryo 260 CPUs) with Adreno 512 GPU. It comes with multiple variants including 4GB LPDDR4x RAM + 32GB / 64GB (eMMC 5.1) inbuilt storage and 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB (eMMC 5.1) inbuilt storage. It comes with Android 8.1 (Oreo) out of the box with Android One and will receive the Android P update as soon as its available and comes with Dual SIM option as well.
It features a dual rear camera with a 12-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/1.75 aperture, Sony IMX486 sensor, 1.25μm pixel size and has a 20-megapixel secondary camera with Sony IMX376 sensor with f/1.75 aperture, 4 in 1 – 2.0um. pixels. It has a 20-megapixel front-facing camera with Sony IMX376 sensor, 4 in 1 – 2.0um pixels soft LED flash. It has a 3010mAh battery and supports dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C connectivity options. It has a fingerprint sensor on the rear side and has an infrared sensor as well. It measures 158.7×75.4×7.3mm and weighs 168 grams.