The Most Recent Android One smartphones in the Business, Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite were confirmed for the Spain occasion via a tweet on Tuesday. The fresh development comes just days after the company officially declared its global launch event in Spain in which it is anticipated to start the Mi A2 as the successor to its very last season’s Mi A1. Additionally, it comes a day after Xiaomi verified that the successor to the Mi A1 is indeed in the works. The same occasion was also anticipated to be the venue where the Mi A2 Lite will introduction publicly, something which’s been verified. Notably, the lighter version of its new Mi model went on sale via a third-party e-commerce listing in China. Both new smartphones, besides continuing the heritage of being a part of Google’s Android One, will include a thin-bezel screen.
In a tweet on Tuesday, Xiaomi confirms that both the Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite will be launched at its international launching event on July 24 at Madrid, Spain.
Xiaomi’s Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite launch teaser
Photo Credit: Twitter/ Xiaomi
In an earlier tweet, Xiaomi had tweeted an image that highlights the back panel of the Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite. The image also confirms that the handsets will sport a vertically-positioned double back camera setup, and that one will be smaller than the other.
Teaser picture showing rear panel
While Xiaomi has not revealed any specifications of both new Mi-Series versions, the rumour mill has reported much about both. The newest smartphones will have numerous storage options, including 32GB and 64GB of onboard storage. What’s more, the recent listing of this Mi A2 Lite on AliExpress confirmed that there will be 3GB and 4GB RAM choices with a beginning price of $189.99 (roughly Rs. 13,000). The Mi A2, on the other hand, is discovered to be available with a price starting at CHF 289 (approximately Rs. 20,000).
The Xiaomi Mi A2 is expected to run Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box and include a 5.99-inch full-HD+ display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. Underneath the hood, it’s advised to include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC, paired together with 4GB of RAM and up to 128GB of onboard storage. The smartphone is also very likely to come with a dual rear camera setup that contains a 12-megapixel main sensor and a 20-megapixel secondary detector – both comprising an f/1.75 aperture, along with an LED flash module. However,, it could have a 20-megapixel sensor with artificial intelligence (AI) backed features, such as an AI Portrait mode. The handset may also have 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack on the connectivity front along with a 3010mAh battery.
In contrast, the Mi A2 Lite was listed on a third party retailer using a 5.84-inch full-HD+ display using a 19:9 aspect ratio and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC, paired together with 3GB and 4GB RAM alternatives and up to 64GB of onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card (around 256GB). The smartphone can be found to have a 12-megapixel main sensor plus a 5-megapixel secondary sensor inside its double rear camera installation along with a 5-megapixel front camera detector.