We already had an inkling of Mi A2 official launch being scheduled on July 24 in Madrid, Spain. Now, Xiaomi has officially teased the arrival of its next-generation Android One phones on twitter for the first time.
The #2isbetterthan1 hashtag that Xiaomi is using for promotion all but confirms the arrival of two new Android One phones this year – The Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite – that also got listed on a polish retail website recently
— Mi (@xiaomi) July 16, 2018
Xiaomi Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite Features
Going by credible rumors, the Mi A2 includes 5.99-inch Full HD+ display and is powered by octa-core SD 660 chipset paired with 4GB/6GB RAM and up to 64GB of storage. Just as the Mi 6X, the Mi A2 also includes 12MP+20MP dual rear cameras, 20MP selfie camera, IR sensor, Fingerprint reader, and a 3010mAh battery. Unlike the Mi 6X, the Mi A2 is expected to include 3.5mm audio jack as well.
The Mi A2 Lite, on the other hand, will be a more affordable alternative that shall include a 5.84-inch full HD+ screen with a trendy notch at the top and a wide chin at the bottom. The handset will be powered by 2GHz Snapdragon 625 octa-core mobile platform with up to 4GB RAM and up to 64GB storage. The handset will allegedly include a 4000mAh battery, 12MP + 5MP rear camera, and a 5MP selfie camera.
Xiaomi Mi A2 Vs Mi A2 Lite: What’s different?
|Model||Xiaomi Mi A2||Mi A2 Lite|
|Display||5.99-Inch, Full HD+ LTPS, 18:9||5.84-Inch, Full HD+ LTPS, 19:9|
|Processor||Snapdragon 660 processor||Snapdragon 625|
|RAM||4GB/6GB LPDDR 4X||3GB/ 4GB|
|Internal Storage||64GB/128GB eMMC 5.1||32GB/ 64GB|
|Software||Android Oreo 8.1.0||Android Oreo 8.1.0|
|Primary Camera||12MP + 20MP rear cameras; f/1.75 + f/1.75 aperture||12MP + 5MP rear cameras; f/1.75 + f/1.75 aperture|
|Secondary Camera||20MP selfie camera||5MP selfie camera|
|Dimensions||158.7×75.4×7.3mm; 168 grams||149.33×71.68×8.75mm; 178 grams|
|Battery||3010mAh battery; Quick Charge 3.0||4000mAh|
|Others||4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, USB Type-C, IR blaster, Fingerprint sensor||4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, dedicated card slot, IR blaster, Fingerprint sensor|
|Price||To be announced||To be announced|