Xiaomi has already confirmed that the company will be launching two Android One Smartphones in its global launch event in Spain, Madrid on July 24. Now just ahead of the launch tomorrow, Xiaomi Mi A2 has been found listed and available for pre-order on a Chinese and a UK store.
The UK eGlobal Central has listed the Mi A2 for a price of £209.99, which is approx. Rs 14,421. On the other hand, the Chinese online store Banggood has listed Mi A2 for $229.99 which is approx. Rs 15,000 for the 4GB and 64GB storage option.
Apart from Xiaomi Mi A2, there is another Mi A2 Lite smartphone which will be announced tomorrow. Both Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite will be Android One phones. The Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite was listed earlier on a third-party retailer AliExpress with full specifications and pricing details. The listing revealed that the smartphone will come in two variants; 3GB RAM with 32GB storage for $189.99 (approx. Rs 12,988), while the 4GB RAM with 64GB variant is priced at $209.99 ( approx. Rs 14,355).
As far as specs are concerned, Xiaomi Mi A2 will feature a 5.99-inch Full HD+ display with 2160 × 1080 pixels resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. It will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor coupled with 4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB/128GB of internal storage. On the camera front, the device features a dual-camera setup with a combination of 12-megapixel primary lens with f/1.75 aperture along with a secondary 20-megapixel secondary sensor with f/1.75 aperture. For the front, there is a 20-megapixel shooter with a f/1.8 aperture for selfies and video calling.
The Xiaomi Mi A2 will be backed by a 3010 mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 and it will run on Android 8.1 Oreo. The listing mentions that the Mi A2 is an Android One smartphone. On the connectivity front, it supports, 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, dual-SIM, GPS and USB Type-C port. The Mi A2 will measure 158.70 x 7.30 x 75.40mm and weigh in at 168 grams.
The Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite, on the other hand, will feature a 5.84-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixel along with an aspect ratio of 19:9. The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset along with Adreno 506 GPU.
The memory can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card slot. Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite comes with dual rear cameras with a 12-megapixel sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. For the front, it has a 5-megapixel camera. The phone comes loaded with a 4000mAh battery and it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo, which is based on Google’s Android One programme.