The Xiaomi Mi A2 is set to launch tomorrow in Spain. It is the successor to last year’s Xiaomi Mi A1, which was the first device from Xiaomi to be a part of Google’s Android One program. While Xiaomi hasn’t revealed any information on the device, there have been a whole barrage of rumors that have given us an idea what to expect in terms of features and pricing. Along with the Mi A2, recent reports have suggested that Xiaomi will also launch the Mi A2 Lite smartphone. Here is a quick round up of what to expect from Xiaomi’s launch event tomorrow.
Xiaomi Mi A2, Mi A2 Lite expected prices
Ahead of the launch, the Xiaomi Mi A2 has been spotted on a few e-retailers’ websites that have surprisingly started taking pre-orders for the smartphone. According to one e-retailer, the Mi A2 will be priced at £209.99 (approximately Rs 19,000), however, another website claims the smartphone will be priced around Rs 16,105.
The Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite, on the other hand, can expected to be priced at €200 (approximately Rs 16,095). However, we’re still not sure if Xiaomi will price the two smartphones this close.
Xiaomi Mi A2, Mi A2 features
The Xiaomi Mi A2 is touted to be a rebranded version of the Xiaomi 6X, which was launched in China earlier. In the design department, recently leaked renders have suggested that the Xiaomi Mi A2 will come with a taller 6-inch full HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The Mi A2 Lite, on the other hand, is expected to feature a 5.84-notch display. Besides that, both smartphones look pretty much the same. They also have the same vertically aligned dual camera setup at the back.
Xiaomi Mi A2 specifications
The Xiaomi Mi A2 will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC, and RAM options of 4GB and 6GB. The two variants are said to feature storage of 64GB and 128GB respectively. The dual-camera setup at the back is suggested to carry a combination of 12-megapixel and 20-megapixel sensors. For selfies, there will be a 20-megapixel sensor at the front. On the software front, the device is expected to run stock Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box.
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Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite specifications
The Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite is expected to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC, and backed by a 4,000mAh battery. There are also said to be two variants of smartphone that come with 32GB storage and 3GB RAM, and 64GB storage and 4GB RAM. It will also run stock Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-box.