Xiaomi Mi A2, A2 Lite launched: India availability, specifications and more

Xiaomi Mi A2, A2 Lite launched: India availability, specifications and more

In 2017, a new wave of Android One phones launched in various countries, and they weren't all ultra-budget hardware. That means we are looking at a 6.9-inch 1080x2160px IPS LCD, a dual 12MP + 5MP camera and an 8 MP selfie snapper. The clips also show a phone that's rather similar to the Mi 8 in the first place. Both the smartphones come loaded with identical design language, though the major difference is in terms of specifications. The company's Mi India Twitter handle has confirmed the launch date soon after Xiaomi announced the Mi A2 (and the Mi A2 Lite) for the global market in Spain. Despite offering a display panel with an nearly 6-inch diagonal, Xiaomi managed to ensure the Mi A2 is a rather compact device, being only 158.7 x 75.4 x 7.3mm in size and weighing just 166g. It is running Android One, too.

The sensor packs in 4-in-1 Pixel binning technology for better image quality, along with automatic HDR, AI-powered bokeh effect and Beautify 4.0. As a plus, Mi A2 Lite will have a massive 4,000 mAh battery. This year's Xiaomi Mi A2 is based on a almost identical hardware to that of the Mi 6X - the successor to the Mi 5X. The battery isn't removable and will typically provide you with a day of use on a single charge, as is the case with most other products in this price segment.

The smaller and cheaper variant of the Mi A2 has a screen size of 5.84 that comes with the 19:9 aspect ratio. The highlight of the smartphones is that they come with Google's Android One program and feature stock Android OS.

Xiaomi now sells three different TV models in the country and Mi TV 4 is the most premium offering in its lineup. The smartphone will ditch the display notch.

Xiaomi Mi A2, A2 Lite launched: India availability, specifications and more
Xiaomi Mi A2, A2 Lite launched: India availability, specifications and more

This Tuesday, the company will likely debut the Mi 6X in Android One form as the Mi A2 in Madrid. Blue, Black, and Gold will be the color options for both devices. The device houses 3GB of RAM paired with up to 64GB of storage capacity. Connectivity shouldn't be an issue either, with all models supporting GSM (B2/3/5/8), WCDMA (B1/2/4/5/8), TDD-LTE (B38/40), and FDD-LTE (B1/B2/B3/B4/B5/B7/B8/B20) networks. The Mi TV series made its India debut in March alongside company's best-selling Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro, and has been available on sale for sometime now.

The Mi A2 features a 5.99-inch FHD+ 18:9 display backed by a layer of Gorilla Glass 5. For the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage variant, you will need to pay €179 and the 4GB RAM and 64GB variant costs €229.

Xiaomi has just announced two smartphones that offer a pure Android experience with Android One. There is a 20MP front-facing camera with soft LED flash.

Xiaomi Mi A2 price starts at Euros 249 for the base 4GB RAM and 32GB storage version.

Iran says will respond equally if US tries to block oil exports
US officials say the Trump administration wants to pressure Iran to end its nuclear program and its support of militant groups. In the case of North Korea , she notes, the crisis was declared over despite any nuclear weapons being dismantled.

Related News:

  • Iran's FM Javad Zarif tweets back at Trump: 'BE CAUTIOUS!'

    Iran's FM Javad Zarif tweets back at Trump: 'BE CAUTIOUS!'

    S. out of the global deal meant to prevent Tehran from developing a nuclear weapon and ordered increased American sanctions. Bitter foes since Iran's 1979 revolution, Washington and Tehran have cranked up talk of war in recent days.
    Kagame, Xi sign 15 deals, strengthen Rwanda-China ties

    Kagame, Xi sign 15 deals, strengthen Rwanda-China ties

    The Prime Minister's aircraft landed at the Kigali International Airport where he was given a red carpet welcome this evening. In the second leg, PM Modi will visit Uganda, also a first visit by an Indian PM in over 20 years.
    Woman impaled by beach umbrella in Ocean City

    Woman impaled by beach umbrella in Ocean City

    The umbrella had to be cut in half in order for her to be flown to a nearby hospital, according to Baltimore ABC affiliate WMAR . Waters said Ocean City has wider beaches than Rehoboth, adding, "We don't have a density issue they were running into".
  • New Games With Gold discounts are now live on Xbox consoles

    New Games With Gold discounts are now live on Xbox consoles

    According to internal sources at Microsoft , both consoles will be capable of running the same games without issue. That said, there's no shortage of game streaming services at the moment, and none of them have truly caught on.
    Shares surge at Google's Alphabet as it crushes forecasts

    Shares surge at Google's Alphabet as it crushes forecasts

    Pichai called out notable cloud wins and customers during the call, include PwC, Domino's Pizza, SoundCloud and Target. The stellar quarter sent Alphabet shares up 3.2 percent in after-hours trading - to a new 52-week high, at $1,244.
    Bayer Will Soon Stop Selling Essure Birth Control Devices

    Bayer Will Soon Stop Selling Essure Birth Control Devices

    On Tuesday, Firmalino and other Essure activists held a daylong protest outside Bayer's us headquarters in Whippany, N.J. In recent years, thousands of women have claimed Essure caused serious health issues.
  • Singer Demi Lovato rushed to hospital following alleged heroin overdose

    Singer Demi Lovato rushed to hospital following alleged heroin overdose

    And pop star Ariana Grande tweeted simply at Lovato, "I love you". "I love Demi Lovato so much", DeGeneres wrote on Twitter . Like Joe, Nick Jonas also commented on the situation, saying , "Like all of you I am reeling at the news about Demi ".
    Four flavors of Goldfish recalled due to salmonella concerns

    Four flavors of Goldfish recalled due to salmonella concerns

    Pepperidge Farm says it is voluntarily recalling four varieties of Goldfish crackers "out of an abundance of caution". The company wants anyone with questions to call its customer service line at 800-679-1791 or visit this website .
    7 new events added to 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

    7 new events added to 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

    But anyone who has spent a summer in Tokyo knows that's not necessarily the case. Temperature rose as high as 40.7C (105F) in central Japan.
  • Mega Millions jackpot hits $512 million; drawing tonight

    Mega Millions jackpot hits $512 million; drawing tonight

    For the other combinations, experts say you have a better chance of winning if you choose your own numbers over the quick pick. Organizers said the $522-million-dollar prize is the fifth largest in Mega Millions history and the eleventh largest in U.S.
    Demi Lovato rushed to hospital for apparent heroin overdose

    Demi Lovato rushed to hospital for apparent heroin overdose

    Law enforcement sources told TMZ that Demi was treated with Narcan , an emergency treatment for narcotic overdoses, at her home. She then released a song in late June called " Sober ", in which she revealed through its lyrics that she fell off the wagon.
    North Korea dismantling key missile launch sites

    North Korea dismantling key missile launch sites

    Pyongyang apparently has a big demand for the US if the latter wants to keep talking about North Korea's nuclear arsenal. Last week, Trump said there was "no rush" and "no time limit" on denuclearization negotiations.


Most liked

Minella reaches first WTA final 9 months after baby
Bouchard had lost the first set 7-6 and trailed 1-0 in the second when she had to withdraw. Cornet saved four set points in the seventh game, and Bouchard saved three in the 10th.

FCA Group appoints Mike Manley as CEO as Sergio Marchionne steps down
Marchionne, 66, merged Fiat and Chrysler after the 2008-09 financial crisis and the bailout and bankruptcy of the Detroit company. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles ( FCA ) said British-born Manley would pursue the strategy that Marchionne outlined last month.

Demi Lovato reportedly hospitalized following drug overdose
Demi Lovato has been rushed to hospital in LA after suffering what is thought to be a drug overdose, according to reports by TMZ . DeGeneres also expressed how heartbreaking the situation was, tweeting, "I love @ DDLovato so much".

Republicans denounce Trump plan for 'welfare' for farmers hit by tariffs
Ben Sasse , R-Neb., who hails from an agriculture-heavy state and has criticized Trump's approach called the plan "gold crutches". Trump noted he would be meeting today with European officials, including European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

Satellite images suggest North Korea dismantling key rocket launch site
Jenny Town, managing editor of 38 North, said the work at Sohae could be an important move to keep negotiations going. CBS News identified it was the Sohae station that Kim promised to destroy, citing USA government officials in June.

Police Investigating After Ex-MTV VJ Jesse Camp Was Reported Missing
Wanna Be a VJ first aired on MTV in 1998 and ran until 2000. "His sister said he's been depressed lately". Since then, he's had a few minor run-ins with law enforcement , according to CBS.

Tour halted after riders are hit by pepper spray
The Tour de France was temporarily stopped Tuesday after 29 kilometers of Stage 16 because of an incident involving protesters. Police responded to the farmers by using pepper spray, prompting riveting unprecedented scenes for race-watchers.

Ozil's retirement took Germany coach Loew by surprise
Bayern Munich chief Uli Hoeness said he welcomed Ozil's retirement, saying: " I am glad that this scare is now over ", the Bayern boss told Bild .

Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet penetrating Israeli airspace
Israel has become increasingly concerned about moves by Syrian forces and its allies, including Iran, near the occupied Golan. The Israeli military said that the Syrian plane it shot down crashed on the Syrian-held side of the Golan Heights.

Alex Iwobi Set To Sign New Four-Year Arsenal Deal
Though a collective failure of the team, in Ozil a section of German media and politicians found a flawless scapegoat. The German Football Federation has hit back at Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil after his worldwide retirement.

Greece's worst wildfires in a decade rage near Athens, in pictures
The coast guard was sending at least one patrol boat to rescue people who called to say the fire had trapped them on a beach. Late Monday firefighters in Sicily brought the latest one under control near Acireale, with the help of two Canadairs.

Tim Tebow out for rest of season with broken bone in hand
The Binghamton outfielder sustained the injury in Friday night's game against Eastern League opponent Trenton. Tebow now is hitting.273 this season, his second in professional baseball and first at the AA level.

SpaceX successfully launches Falcon 9 satellite communication
It was the 26th successful Falcon 9 booster recovery, 14 on drone ships and 12 on land at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station . EDT (0550 GMT) Sunday from Cape Canaveral's Complex 40 launch pad on SpaceX's 13th mission of the year .

Shahid Afridi's daughters' message for Imran Khan from Dubai
Video images from the scene showed three bleeding and unconscious passengers inside a badly damaged black sports utility vehicle. The PTI leader denied any links to the military and fired back, condemning the harassment of election candidates.

Satellite photos show North Korea ‘dismantling rocket launch site’
Some diplomats say the North Koreans have canceled meetings and failed to maintain basic communications with the U.S. Trump rejected "Fake News" that he was angry because progress was not happening fast enough with North Korea.