Xiaomi Mi A2: the successor of the most popular mobile of 2017
Following last year’s success of Xiaomi Mi A1 based on the Xiaomi Mi 5X, the time has come to repeat the play. Based on the Xiaomi Mi 6X but with Android One as the operating system, Xiaomi Mi A2 It offers a 5’99-inch screen with Full HD + resolution in 18: 9 format. The main processor is a Snapdragon 660 that beats the 625 of the previous generation. Regarding RAM and internal memory, we have 4 and 64 GB respectively, as well as another version of 6 GB and 128 GB and a smaller version of 4 + 32 GB.
In a matter of design it opts for an aluminum body and better designed curves for good grip. Also, the USB Type-C port is better positioned to be symmetrical. It will go on sale in three colors: Gold, Blue and Black.
The camera The rear will be the main reason many people will buy it, with a 12 MP primary lens and a 20 MP secondary lens, both with f / 1.75 focal aperture. Of course, portrait mode photos get better. In the front camera, 20 MP that are now capable of doing selfies with effect bokeh thanks to AI. The drums It is 3,010 mAh and will go on sale with Android 8.1 Oreo and, of course, guaranteed updates not only to Android P, but also to Android Q.
The conference also highlighted the use of Google applications to improve the experience with the Mi A2. Direct photographic comparisons with rivals of the same range were also established, seeking to emphasize above all the best in photography in low light conditions. The Artificial intelligence is the one that gains more prominence in all sections, benefited by Google Assistant. Emphasis was also placed on the speed of the terminal, which will learn how each person uses it so that the battery is the best possible. They also highlighted how the Xiaomi Mi A1 It has been one of the best-selling devices in Europe and, above all, in Spain, where it has triumphed.
Xiaomi Mi A2 prices:
- 4 + 32 GB: € 249.
- 4 + 64 GB: € 279.
- 6 + 128 GB: € 349.
Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite: the family grows down
More surprise is the presentation of Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite, a way to grow the Android One family of Xiaomi. This time, the base terminal is the Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro. It inherits its characteristics, so we have a screen of 5.84 inches with Full HD + resolution and 19: 9 format with notch. It uses the same Snapdragon 625 as the Mi A1 as processor main, and has two configurations: 3 + 32 GB or 4 + 64 GB of RAM and internal storage.
Regarding the cameras, the rear has a 12 MP main sensor and a 5 MP secondary sensor. On the front, 5 Mp. The drums it reaches 4,000 mAh – they say it lasts two days – and it will also come out with Android 8.1 Oreo. Same colors as the older brother: Black, Gold and Blue.
Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite prices:
- 3 + 32 GB: € 179
- 4 + 64 GB: € 229.
The main advantages of this model are a higher capacity battery and a headphone jack port that has been eliminated from the Xiaomi Mi A2. On the contrary, it loses on screen, processor and cameras in exchange for a price reduction. Thanks to this model, the Mi A2 will reach more people and will be attractive to more pockets. Both terminals will go on sale in Spain from August 10.
Features of the Xiaomi Mi A2
Xiaomi Mi A2
- Screen: 5’99 inches, Full HD +.
- Main processor: Snapdragon 660.
- RAM: 4 or 6 GB.
- Internal storage: 32, 64 or 128 GB.
- Rear camera: 12 MP + 20 MP.
- Front camera: 20 MP.
- Drums: 3,010 mAh.
- OS: Android 8.1 Oreo (Android One).
- Price: € 249, 279 and 349.
Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite
- Screen: 5.84 inches, Full HD +.
- Main processor: Snapdragon 625.
- RAM: 3 or 4 GB.
- Internal storage: 32 or 64 GB.
- Rear camera: 12 MP + 5 MP.
- Front camera: 5 MP.
- Drums: 4,000 mAh.
- OS: Android 8.1 Oreo (Android One).
- Price: € XX.