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Xiaomi Mi A2, Mi A2 Lite launch event highlights: Price, specifications, features and more

The launch event is taking place in Madrid, Spain.

  • Updated: July 24, 2018 4:04 PM IST
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Xiaomi is hosting a global launch event in Madrid, Spain, and it will be launching the Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite smartphones at the event. Successor to the Mi A1, the smartphone is expected to come with a tall 18:9 display, dual rear cameras and stock Android OS. It is widely expected the Mi A2 will be rebranded version of the Mi 6X that was launched in China earlier this year. Also Read - Xiaomi confirms Mi 11 Lite colour variants in India: Here are the options available

The Mi A1 was launched in India, and we can expect the Mi A2 to make it to the Indian shores too. There is no word on when Xiaomi will bring it to India, but we expect to hear more from the company in the coming days. Xiaomi is also live streaming the event, and if you are not able to watch it, you can follow our live blog below to get the updates as Xiaomi makes the announcement. Also Read - Best wearable gift ideas under Rs 5,000 for Father's Day 2021

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21:32 PM IST 24 Jul

And that’s it.

21:31 PM IST 24 Jul

New Mi Electric toothbrush also launched.

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21:30 PM IST 24 Jul

Xiaomi also announced Mi Robot and Mi Rover for 79.99 Euros.

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21:29 PM IST 24 Jul

But wait, its not over.

21:29 PM IST 24 Jul

And here’s a look at the pricing once again.

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21:28 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 Lite coming to these countries. Sadly, India not included.

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21:27 PM IST 24 Jul

The Mi A2 is coming to these countries.

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21:23 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 Lite – 3GB + 32GB for 179 Euros
4GB + 64GB for 229 Euros.

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21:19 PM IST 24 Jul

But first, the product video.

21:19 PM IST 24 Jul

Now, the pricing.

21:16 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 is powered by Snapdragon 625 SoC, and comes with 4,000mAh battery.

21:14 PM IST 24 Jul

Xiaomi compares the Mi A2 Lite camera with Samsung A6.

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21:13 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 Lite comes with dual cameras – 12-megapixel + 5-megapixel sensors.

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21:11 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 Lite color options.

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21:11 PM IST 24 Jul

It comes with 19:9 display with a notch and 5.84-inch FHD+ resolution.

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21:09 PM IST 24 Jul

And here’s the Mi A2 Lite.

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21:07 PM IST 24 Jul

249 Euros for the base variant (3GB + 32GB).
279 Euros 4GB + 64GB
349 Euros 6GB + 128GB

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21:06 PM IST 24 Jul

But some highlights first.

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21:05 PM IST 24 Jul

Now, time for the pricing.

21:05 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 vs Mi A1 comparison.

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21:04 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 comes with up to 6GB RAM and 128GB storage.

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21:04 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 comes with up to 6GB RAM and 128GB storage.

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21:03 PM IST 24 Jul

Xiaomi says the new chipset offers 20 percent performance jump compared to Mi A1, and 79 percent more performance compared to Snapdragon 625.

21:01 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC.

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21:00 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite will be updated to Android P later this year.

20:58 PM IST 24 Jul

Google and Xiaomi have optimized the Mi A2 to offer long battery life.

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20:56 PM IST 24 Jul

Google Lens will be incorporated in the Mi A2.

20:55 PM IST 24 Jul

Mi A2 will come with unlimited storage on Google Photos at high-quality.

20:52 PM IST 24 Jul

Jon Gold from Google on stage to talk about Android One.

20:51 PM IST 24 Jul

Here are the complete front camera specifications.

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20:51 PM IST 24 Jul

The front camera also comes with HDR mode. Below are some sample shots.

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20:49 PM IST 24 Jul

Here are some camera samples shared by Xiaomi.

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20:48 PM IST 24 Jul

The Mi A2 comes with a 20-megapixel selfie camera with AI Portrait mode.

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20:46 PM IST 24 Jul

One more portrait mode sample shot.

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20:45 PM IST 24 Jul

The low light details of the Mi A2, as per Xiaomi.

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20:45 PM IST 24 Jul

The Mi A2 comes with AI Portrait mode, as expected.

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20:43 PM IST 24 Jul

Xiaomi is showing some camera samples that were shot on the Mi A2.

20:40 PM IST 24 Jul

Another look at the camera sensor size and aperture.
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20:40 PM IST 24 Jul

And some comparison camera specifications.

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20:39 PM IST 24 Jul

Xiaomi is comparing the Mi A2 camera quality with Samsung Galaxy A8.
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20:39 PM IST 24 Jul

Xiaomi is comparing the Mi A2 camera quality with Samsung Galaxy A8.
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20:39 PM IST 24 Jul

It will be offered in three color options – Gold, Blue and Black.
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20:37 PM IST 24 Jul

The primary camera is 20-megapixel with f/1.75 aperture, and the secondary camera is a 12-megapixel sensor, with telephoto lens.
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20:37 PM IST 24 Jul

The primary camera is 20-megapixel with f/1.75 aperture, and the secondary camera is a 12-megapixel sensor, with telephoto lens.
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20:36 PM IST 24 Jul

It will be offered in three color options – Gold, Blue and Black.
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20:35 PM IST 24 Jul

As asked by many fans, the smartphone comes with USB Type-C port.
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20:34 PM IST 24 Jul

Aluminum unibody design.
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20:32 PM IST 24 Jul

Here’s a look at the Mi A2.
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20:32 PM IST 24 Jul

Xiaomi is playing the product video, and two products are launching – the Mi A2 and probably the Mi A2 Lite.

20:31 PM IST 24 Jul

And with that, the Mi A2 launch begins.

20:30 PM IST 24 Jul

Xiaomi has 2 products in top 10 worldwide bestseller smartphones, as per CounterPoint Research. Mi A1 took the 9th spot.
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20:28 PM IST 24 Jul

Xiaomi is playing a video that has Mi users talking about their experience with the Mi A1.

20:27 PM IST 24 Jul

The event has just started!

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  • Published Date: July 24, 2018 2:54 PM IST
  • Updated Date: July 24, 2018 4:04 PM IST


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