Xiaomi Mi A2 Launch and price in India is Rs. 16,999 for 4 GB RAM/64 GB storage

Xiaomi Mi A2 Launch: Xiaomi has launched its latest flagship smartphone Xiaomi Mi A2 on August 8, 2018 (Wednesday) in India at an event in Gurugram. Xiaomi Mi A2 was recently launched in Spain and also in China (April 20180). It is the revamped version of Xiaomi Mi 6X smartphones. Xiaomi Mi A2 is equipped with Android One UI platform designed by Google and succeeds Xiaomi Mi A1 which also comes with Android One.

The key highlights of Xiaomi Mi A2 include 5.99-inch FHD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio, 12 MP + 20 MP dual rear camera with large f/1.75 aperture and 20 MP front (selfie) camera with AI Beautify capabilities, Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC with flagship processor (AI engine), and 2 μm Super Pixel Technology. With Android One powered smartphone, Xiaomi Mi A2 will be getting regular security updates and at least two significant OS upgrades to enhance performance and security.

Xiaomi Mi A2 Launch and price in India is Rs. 16,999 for 4 GB RAM/64 GB storage

Xiaomi Mi A2 Price in India, Availability, Price comparison:

Xiaomi Mi A2 price in India is Rs. 16,999 for its 4 GB RAM/64 GB storage offering. It will be exclusively available on Amazon India and Xiaomi India store and pre-orders have already started today (August 9th 2018) from 12:00 noon onwards. On Amazon India site, pre-orders have already reached full capacity within 40 minutes and on Xiaomi store, pre-orders are still accepted. The shipping starts from 12th August 2018 once the order is successfully placed at Amazon and for Xiaomi, the Xiaomi Mi A2 handset will be shipped within 5 days after accepting the order.

Xiaomi Mi A2 is offered in Black, Gold, Lake Blue, Rose Gold color options. The first sale on Amazon India, Xiaomi India online store, Mi Home, Mi Preferred partner stores starts from 16th August 2018. The special launch offer includes Rs. 2,200 Instant Cashback & up to 4.5 TB High Speed Data by means of 100 % additional data on recharges from Reliance Jio. Additionally, every Xiaomi Mi A2 buyer will get a free premium soft case. Xiaomi has also announced that the Mi A2 6 GB RAM/128 GB variant will be available in India soon.

If we compare Xiaomi Mi A2 with Samsung A8+ and Nokia 7 Plus in terms of pricing, we get to see that Mi A2 stands out as the most economical: Mi A2 (4 GB/64 GB) at Rs. 16,999; Samsung A8+ (6 GB/64 GB) at Rs. 29,990; and Nokia 7 Plus (4 GB/64 GB) at Rs. 25,999.

Xiaomi Mi A2 Specifications and Features:

Xiaomi Mi A2 comes with 5.99-inch LCD IPS display with 18:9 aspect ratio for engaging and immersive experience with gaming and video apps. It comes with a screen resolution of 2160×1089 pixels and pixel density of 403 ppi. The 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protects the display screen by offering drop-resistant feature and high-resolution touchscreen. On the camera front, Xiaomi Mi A2 features a vertically-mounted dual rear camera, 12 MP main camera (Sony IMX486) and 20 MP secondary camera (Sony IMX376) with f/1.75 aperture and LED flash.

Xiaomi Mi A2 Launch and price in India is Rs. 16,999 for 4 GB RAM/64 GB storage

The dual rear cameras use AI and have the inbuilt technology to detect up to 12 different scenery to deliver professional photos. The rear camera software further excels in flash portrait mode, light-enhancing tech, HDR, Panorama, Burst mode, blur background, facial recognition, Beauty mode 4.0, and Group Selfie. It is also equipped with a 20 MP front camera (Sony IMX376 sensor) with 4-in-1 super pixel built on pixel binning tech, with f/1.75 aperture.

The front camera excels in providing features such as portrait mode/Beauty mode 4.0 with AI, HDR, Selfie timer, face recognition, semantic segmentation with AI. The AI beauty algorithm is flexible enough to accommodate video calls and will make you look vibrant and beautiful. Additionally, with Soft LED light feature, even in dim or low light conditions, high-quality images can be taken.

Xiaomi Mi A2 Launch and price in India is Rs. 16,999 for 4 GB RAM/64 GB storage

The camera software for video component has the following recording features, 4K: 3840×2160 resolution at 30 fps, 1080p: 1920×1080 at 30 fps, 720p:1280×720 at 30 fps, 480p: 720×480 at 30 fps, and in slow motion: 720p with 120 fps.

Xiaomi Mi A2 runs Android One UI platform based on Android 8.1 Oreo mobile OS. Xiaomi Mi A2 is driven by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AI Mobile Platform with octa-core processor that has a processing speed up to 2.2 GHz. The Qualcomm Adreno 512 pushes graphics crunching.

The Snapdragon 660 chipset enables multitasking feature to work with several apps such as gaming along with daily tasks. A couple of smartphones launched in recent times are also powered with Snapdragon 660 processor, they are Vivo X21 (launched in India in May 2018), and Samsung Galaxy A9 Star (launched in China in June 2018).

Xiaomi Mi A2 Launch and price in India is Rs. 16,999 for 4 GB RAM/64 GB storage

From the storage viewpoint, Xiaomi Mi A2 supports RAM size of 3 GB/4 GB/6 GB variants and has support for 32 GB/64 GB/128 GB of inbuilt storage. Xiaomi Mi A2 also features a dual SIM slot with nano-SIM type. Xiaomi Mi A2 is powered by a 3010 mAh non-removable battery. Regarding cellular technologies, Xiaomi Mi A2 offers GSM, 3G, and 4G LTE with VoLTE support. It is noted that while both SIMs can be used at the same time, however when two SIM cards are active, one can be 4G while the other couldn’t support 4G.

On connectivity technologies dimension, Xiaomi Mi A2 support Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi 2.4 GHz, Wi-Fi 5GHz, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi display, and Bluetooth 5.0. Regarding connectivity support, USB Type-C (USB 2.0) is provided. With regard to sensors, it includes GPS, A-GPS (including GLONASS, BeiDou), Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted), Gyroscope, Accelerometer, light, Electric Compass, Hall sensor, and Proximity. Xiaomi Mi A2 dimensions include 158.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm and weigh 168 g.

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