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

The company will launch Nokia X6 as Nokia 6.1 in the country in the same price range, challenging Mi A2 directly.

The dual-SIM (Nano+Nano) Xiaomi Redmi 5A runs MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat, and sports a 5-inch HD (720x1280 pixels) display with a pixel density of 296ppi.

Xiaomi Mi A2 specifications As mentioned above, the Xiaomi Mi A2 is the global variant of the Mi 6X and therefore has almost same specifications. The internal storage of the phone is 64GB in both variants.

The main differentiator between Honor Play and the Xiaomi smartphones is the notch display up front. The device is powered by Snapdragon 660 and uses Adreno 512 for graphics.

Xiaomi Mi A2 price and availability The Xiaomi Mi A2 comes with a price tag of Rs 16,999. Just as the Mi A1 was the global version of the Mi 5X, the Mi A2 is the global version of the Mi 6X, which was launched in China earlier this year. It is available with an internal storage of 64GB. The front is protected with a Gorilla Glass 5.

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.

For selfies, the device features a single 20MP Sony IMX376 sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 2.0μm pixels size, and soft LED flash. Although on the selfie camera sometimes the phone struggles to get the edges right.

At the back panel, Xiaomi Mi A2 has a dual rear camera. The AI cameras powered by the processor's NPU are capable of detecting 22 different scenes from 500 different scenarios. The smartphone features a 16-megapixel selfie camera. Instead, the company makes up for this by providing a USB Type-C to headphone jack adapter in the box.

It is backed by a 3,010mAh non-removable battery and comes with a 5V/2A power adapter.

On the software front, Xiaomi Mi A2 runs stock Android courtesy of Google's Android One programme. It is set to replace the Mi A1 in Xiaomi's line of stock Android devices. The Mi A2 packs in some top hardware running Android One under.

The pre-order for the Xiaomi Mi A2 will commence on Amazon from the 9th of August 2018 (12:00) PM and the smartphone will be available in flash sale from 12th of August 2018 (12:00 PM) on Amazon, Mi.com, and Mi Home.

Vanessa Coleman