Xiaomi Mi A2 First Impressions

Mi A2

Xiaomi authoritatively propelled its much-prodded Android One smartphone – Mi A2 at an occasion in Spain a month ago and the organization is good to go to dispatch the gadget in India today. Growing its Android One arrangement the Mi A2 is a commendable successor as it accompanies a cleaner plan and better details. Ponder need the gadget resembles? We went on hands-on with Xiaomi’s most up to date offering and here are our underlying impressions.

Design & Display

At the primary look, you will discover the Xiaomi Mi A2 as the copy of the as of late propelled Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro. The smartphone wears a comparative shape factor with the double back camera set vertically. A more intensive look uncovers that the Xiaomi Mi A2 is sleeker when contrasted with the Redmi Note 5 Pro and its ancestor the Mi A1. The smartphone looks premium and accompanies full HD+ show. The smartphone accompanies a full-screen show and front part just comprises of the 20MP selfie camera and three delicate touch keys. The correct side of the gadget houses the power catch and volume rockers while the left has the SIM card plate. It is vital that the smartphone simply has the SIM card plate which implies that there will be no help for microSD card. In this way, you won’t have a choice to extend the capacity. The highest point of the gadget has the IR blaster and the base comprises the USB Type C and speaker grille. You may imagine that where is the 3.5mm jack. To end your doubt the Xiaomi Mi A2 doesn’t have one. Truly, so as to make a smooth and gorgeous smartphone the organization has discarded the 3.5mm sound jack and is giving a connector in the crate to connect to and use with your ordinary earphones.

The Xiaomi Mi A2 is an incredible update as far as the show when we contrast it with the Mi A1. The smartphone includes a 5.99-inch full HD+ show with 1080×2160 pixel determination and 18:9 angle proportion. The show is ensured with a covering Corning Gorilla Glass 5 to finish everything. The show is bezel-less yet there is no notch on it. The show appeared to be sharp and dynamic. The survey points were additionally fine yet we were not ready to test its visibility under direct daylight. Along these lines, for that, you should sit tight for our total survey.

Mi A2

Hardware & Software

The Xiaomi Mi A2 is controlled by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor. The organization asserts that it’s their first worldwide dispatch with this processor. The gadget offers 4GB of RAM and 64GB inside capacity and there is no help for microSD card. The double SIM smartphone is sponsored by a 3010mAh battery and it accompanies Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0 help. This is the first occasion when that a smartphone is accompanying Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0. Amid our brief span with the gadget, we observed it is smooth amid application progress.

Much the same as the Xiaomi Mi A1, the Mi A2 is likewise an Android One smartphone. This implies the smartphone doesn’t accompany the organization’s UI layer of customization. It offers stock Android experience and runs Android 8.0 Oreo working framework. The gadget is said to get Android P refresh and will get opportune security patches discharged by Google.


Going to the camera, Mi A2 highlights a double back camera setup with a 12MP essential camera with Sony IMX486 sensor and a 20MP secondary module with Sony IMX376 sensor. Both the sensors are intended to offer f/1.75 gap which permits all the more light. Then again, the auxiliary sensor accompanies the capacity to change to 4-in-1 Super Pixel enhancing the measure of light caught. Clients can likewise make this modification physically through the star choice mode. The front of the smartphone is home to a 20MP shooter with LED streak. The front camera is equipped for catching representation shots even in low light. Amid our brief timeframe, with the camera to be palatable. In any case, the entire investigation will come in our full review.


Xiaomi has done it again and hit the contenders with the price tag. At Rs 16,999, the Xiaomi Mi A2 is an awesome deal once more. The sub-20k market is as of now being commanded by Xiaomi and now with the entry of the A2, Xiaomi’s case just gets more grounded. Like dependably Xiaomi is playing the ‘value for money’ card by offering the Mi A2 at Rs 16,999 and it is really difficult to beat.