Xiaomi Mi A3 confirmed to launch in India on August 21

Xiaomi is all set to launch the Mi A3 in India on August 21 at an event in New Delhi. Manu Kumar Jain, the Managing Director of Xiaomi India, has confirmed the launch via his Twitter handle. The company also sent out media invites for the launch event. Touted as the successor to the Mi A2, the Mi A3 is the third smartphone from Xiaomi to run Stock Android One. The smartphone will launch as Amazon exclusive and be available for purchase on the platform. The Mi A3 comes with enhancements in features such as the camera, design, and battery.

The Mi A3 was initially launched in Spain last month at a price tag of EUR 249 (approx. Rs 19,900) for the 64GB storage variant. The higher 128GB storage variant is priced at EUR 299 (approx. Rs 22,200). The prices are expected to be similar and in line with European pricing.

Mi A3 specifications and Features

The Mi A3 sports a 6.08-inch Full HD+ (720×1560 pixels) AMOLED display with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The smartphone features a waterdrop style notch and houses an in-display fingerprint sensor. The handset comes in three color options – ‘Not Just Blue’, ‘Kind of Gray’, and ‘More than White’. The Mi A3 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC that is paired with a 4GB RAM. In the storage department, the smartphone comes in 64GB and 128GB internal storage options with an expandable storage option using a microSD card. 

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The Mi A3 boasts a host of connectivity options that include Bluetooth v5.0, dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. In the camera department, the Mi A3 comes with a triple camera setup featuring a 48MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle(118-degree) lens and a 2MP camera for depth sensing. There is also an impressive 32MP selfie snapper at the front. Apart from this, the Mi A3 is fueled by a massive 4030mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. Besides being a Stock Android One handset, the Mi A3 also runs Android 9 Pie OS.