Xiaomi Mi A2 Launched in India: Everything You Need To Know About Budget Flagship!
Xiaomi made its mark in the Indian smartphone market with the release of Xiaomi Mi A1. Now, the company is looking to ride the momentum with its successor as they launched the Mi A2. Here’s everything you need to know about this new budget flagship phone.
Initially introduced in China as the Mi 6X and shortly followed by another launch in Spain, the Xiaomi Mi A2 now finally riding the path given by its predecessor. The new flagship phone runs on stock Android system which means Xiaomi Mi A2 users will have a priority access to the latest updates coming from Google as well as security patches for its operating system.
Under the hood, the Mi A2 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Soc configuration with a clock speed of 2.2GHz. The new Xiaomi phone comes with 4GB of RAM and an internal storage of 64GB.
Another variant of the new flagship phone was announced by the Chinese phone maker at the time of the unveiling of the new Mi A2. However, the release date is still not yet disclosed by the company. The incoming variation of the Xiaomi Mi A2 will come with 6GB of RAM paired with 128 GB of internal memory.
For those who loves taking quality images and selfies, the latest Xiaomi Mi A2 provides a dual-camera setup at the back that boasts a lens with 20 megapixel Sony IMX376 sensor which is best for portrait photography and for low light images. The second camera features a 12-megapixel shooter with Sony’s IMX486 sensor that has 1.2-micron pixels and both camera configuration has a f/1.75 aperture. On the other hand, the front camera features a 20-megapixel shooter with an IMX376 sensor aided by an AI-assisted technology that enhances the bokeh effect of your selfies.
Aesthetics wise, a slimmer body is very noticeable compared to the Mi A1. The company also decided to follow other competitors and removed the earphone jack. Regarding the bezels, the Mi A2 features a slim side bezel but still has the noticeable top and bottom bezels that houses the 5.99 inches full HD screen with a 2160×1080 resolution.
Websites like Amazon and Mi.com are now accepting pre-orders of the Xiaomi Mi A2 starting today i.e. August 9th 12 PM (IST). Partner stores and major phone shops around India will release their stocks on August 16 with a price tag of Rs 16,999.