Xiaomi Mi A2 officially launched in India: Price, offers, features and more

Xiaomi Mi A2 officially launched in India: Price, offers, features and more

Xiaomi Mi A2 officially launched in India: Price, offers, features and more

If you've ever looked at the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, which is the best smartphone in its class and one of the best bang-for-buck handsets you could buy, and thought "Hey, it's still not quite worth the money", there's good news.

Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Octa-core chipset with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage.

It sports a 5.99-inch IPS LCD screen of FHD+ resolution (2340 x 1080 pixels resolution) with 18:9 aspect ratio. It is set to replace the Mi A1 in Xiaomi's line of stock Android devices. Also, the device packs an Adreno 520 GPU. Xiaomi has launched the phone in only one single variant in India. That's because it runs Android Oreo based Android One platform. The smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs 16,999 for the 4GB RAM variant, while the price of 6GB RAM variant has not been disclosed. This issue might get resolved as the phone receives optimisations in the future updates.

For connectivity, the phone comes with the latest Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C for data syncing and charging, IR blaster and other basic connectivity features.

Battery and OS Xiaomi Mi A2 is fuelled by a 3,010mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 4+ which will be available later this year. The device provides the best camera in this price point undoubtedly as it appears from the images. Xiaomi Mi A2 has been compared against the Redmi Note 5 Pro and Honor Play in terms of price, specifications and features.

Camera Xiaomi Mi A2 has a dual-camera setup comprising of a 12-megapixel Sony IMX 486 sensor and a 20-megapixel Sony IMX376 sensor with f/1.75 aperture. On the front, the device has a 20 MP front-facing selfie camera with a selfie flash. The smartphone bears a 13-megapixel rear camera with an f/2.2 aperture, coupled with LED flash and PDAF. The selfie camera is capable of DSLR-like shallow depth-of-field. Xiaomi Malaysia just dropped the price of their jewel of a budget handset, bringing the entire range below the RM900 mark. The company has said that it would also unveil a 6GB+128GB option in the future.

Pricing and availability Xiaomi Mi A2 is priced at Rs 16,999, and it will be available starting August 16 via Amazon India, mi.com, Mi Home stores and retail stores. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more updates!

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