Xiaomi Mi A2 Specifications, Price, Launch Dates (Available Countries)

After a long wait, Xiaomi finally unveiled the Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite in an event that took place today. The smartphones represent the brand’s second generation of stock Android phones and come with Project Treble support. Both phones are indeed an upgrade of the Xiaomi Mi A1, the Xiaomi Mi A2 is more powerful while the Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite come with a large battery. This post is all about the Xiaomi Mi A2 specifications, price, launch dates, and also the countries  the phone will be available for purchase when it is released.

Xiaomi Mi A2 Specifications, Price, Launch Dates (Available Countries)

Xiaomi Mi A2 Features

The Xiaomi Mi A2 spec sheets and features is no surprise, but it good to see Xiaomi venture into more premium territory with its Android One offerings. The Mi A2 present itself in some pretty capable hardware in its aluminium unibody.

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The Xiaomi Mi A2 features a 5.99 inch LCD display with 1080 x 2160 pixel resolution. The display is protected by a Gorilla Glass 5. The phone has almost the same dimension as the Mi A1, only that it is 3mm taller.

For the photography enthusiast, photography is a key part of the Xiaomi Mi A2 package. The sefie camera is a 20MP Sony IMX376 sensor. It has 1µm pixels, but in the dark it can group four of them for improved light sensitivity. There’s a dedicated LED flash for selfies as well as the usual bundle of AI-powered effects and HDR.

The rear dual camera uses the same sensor, with an f/1.75 aperture) as well as a 12MP Sony IMX486, which has larger 1.25µm pixels (and the same aperture). You can manually switch between the two sensors, depending on what’s appropriate for the scene. Note that there’s no difference in the field of view, as in no telephoto or wide-angle lens

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The Xiaomi Mi A2 is part of the Android One program and is powered by the speedy Snapdragon 660 chipset. The base model came with a 4GB RAM, while the top model is a 6GB RAM phone. The storage configurations available are the limited 32GB (lacks microSD slot), 64GB and 128GB options that are expandable.

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The Xiaomi Mi A2 measures 7.3mm thick and weighs 166g. The phoine has a 3000mAh battery that is being charged with a 10W charger placed in the pack. It will be available in 5 colours; Blue, Black, Red, Gold, and Rose Gold. See the fill specifications, price, launch dates in available countries below:

Xiaomi Mi A2 Specifications

NETWORK

Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA – China
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 – Global
  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 – China
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300) – Global
  LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) – China
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes

 

LAUNCH

Announced 2018, July
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, July

 

BODY

Dimensions 158.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm (6.25 x 2.97 x 0.29 in)
Weight 166 g (5.86 oz)
Build Front glass, aluminum body
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

 

DISPLAY

Type LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.99 inches, 92.6 cm2 (~77.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection To be confirmed

 

PLATFORM

OS Android 8.1 (Oreo); Android One
Chipset Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660
CPU Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
GPU Adreno 512

 

MEMORY

Card slot No
Internal 128 GB, 6 GB RAM or 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM

 

MAIN CAMERA

Dual 12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.9″, 1.25µm
20 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.8″, 1.0µm, PDAF
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps

 

SELFIE CAMERA

Single 20 MP, f/2.2, 1/2.8″, 1.0µm
Features Auto-HDR
Video 1080p@30fps

 

SOUND

Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack No
  – Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– Type-C to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter

 

COMMS

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Infrared port Yes
Radio FM radio
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

 

FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5
  – Fast battery charging 5V/2A (Quick Charge 3.0)
– Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

 

BATTERY

  Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery

 

MISC

Colours Black, Gold, Blue, Red, Rose Gold
Price About 250 EUR

Xiaomi Mi A2 Launch Dates

The Xiaomi Mi A2 will be launched in 40 different countries. It will be launched in Spain on August 10, 2018, France on the 27th of July 2018, and Italy on August 8, 2018. The launch dates of the remaining countries are yet to be confirmed.

Xiaomi Mi A2 Price

The Xiaomi Mi A2 price in Europe for its different memory configurations are as follows:

RAM/Storage Price
4GB/32GB €250
4GB/64GB €280
6GB/128GB €350

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Countries in Which The Xiaomi Mi A2 Will Be Available For Sale

Below are all the countries where the Xiaomi Mi A2 will be available officially:

Europe Asia Pacific Middle East & Africa Americas
Belarus Bangladesh Bahrain Colombia
Bulgaria Hong Kong Egypt Mexico
Czech Republic India Israel
France Indonesia Kuwait
Greece Kazakhstan Oman
Hungary Malaysia Qatar
Italy Myanmar Saudi Arabia
Poland Nepal UAE
Romania Pakistan
Russia Philippines
Slovakia Singapore
Spain Sri Lanka
Turkey Taiwan
Ukraine Thailand
Vietnam

So if the country you are is in this list, then be rest assured it will be available any moment from now. You can subscribe to this blog to get future updates of the Xiaomi Mi A2 or other newly released smartphones. Kindly share this post as well before you leave.

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