Xiaomi Mi A2 is one of the most popular mid-range handsets in India. The device came out in early August in India but was launched in a single memory configuration, that is, 4GB RAM + 64GB onboard storage. The 6GB RAM variant of the device was long due and the company released the said storage variant in India last month. The Chinese smartphone maker also launched a more appealing Red color Edition of the device a month before that. And, today we have the Red color Edition of the Xiaomi Mi A2 with 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage available on sale at Amazon and Xiaomi Store.
Pricing Details and Offers on Mi A2 at Xiaomi Store and Amazon
The Red Variant of the device with 6GB RAM has been priced at INR 18,999. Like mentioned earlier, it is available at both Xiaomi Store and Amazon with a good number of offers. At the Xiaomi store, you can avail 3-months of free subscription of Hungama Music, In a partner offer with Reliance Jio, you will be able to receive INR 2,200 instant cash back along with 4.5TB 4G data. The smartphone is also available with an exchange over. You can visit the official website, check the return value of your old smartphone unit and exchange it for a brand new Mi A2. Furthermore, Xiaomi is also offering up to 80% cost recovery on accidental and liquid damage at an additional amount of INR 1,099.
If you choose Amazon as your buying platform, you will be able to get a 5% instant discount with HDFC Credit and Debit EMI. The device is also available at a No Cost EMI option. Furthermore, you can exchange your old smartphone unit and get the exchange value off at the purchase of Mi A2. The smartphone is available with a ‘Cash on Delivery’ option as well.
Why You Should Buy this Variant
The standard variant of the Mi A2 (review) in Black sells for INR 15,999, while the 6GB RAM variant is priced at INR 18,999. There is not much difference between the two amounts, considering the leap in the RAM. Also, you will get the Red variant with more RAM for the same price and Red is the new black in the smartphone market for now. Smartphone makers always launch the standard variant in modest colors and after a couple of weeks, a Red variant comes out.
Coming to the specifications of the smartphone, it features a 5.99-inch IPS LCD screen with 1080 x 2160 pixels resolution, 77.4% screen-to-body ratio, and an aspect ratio of 18:9. Under the hood, the device is powered by a Snapdragon 660 processor, combined with Adreno 512 GPU. In the imaging department, the device gets 12MP + 20MP dual-camera setup at the rear, while the front of the device hosts a powerful 20MP unit for selfies and video calling needs. The camera units get a wide range of AI-backed features. Keeping the device running is a 3000mAh battery that comes with support for Quick Charge 4.0, for the India variant. Being an Android One device, the handset gets regular software updates, including the Android 9 Pie Pie Beta.
For connectivity, you get options like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 5.0 with LE, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS. The Mi A2 also features a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. The device measures 158.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm and weighs in at 166 grams.