The Chinese technology company Xiaomi launched the Mi A3 smartphone globally last month. The new handset is the successor of the Mi A2 that was launched by the company last year. Xiaomi Mi A3 will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC paired with up to 6GB of RAM. Additionally, it comes with a triple rear camera setup along with a 48MP primary sensor. On the front, it includes a 32MP selfie camera. The device’s screen comes equipped with a fingerprint scanner. Now the company is set to launch the new mobile phone in India soon.
Confirming the launch, Xiaomi India’s Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain shared a teaser video of the Mi A3 on its Twitter account. The one minute 23 seconds video showcases the next-gen Android One smartphone, but the clip does not reveal the specific details about the upcoming smartphone. In the teaser video, Mr. Jain has asked Mi Fans to forecast the launch date of the upcoming smartphone in the country.
Ok Mi fans, let's play a quick game!
— Mi India for #MiFans (@XiaomiIndia) August 12, 2019
Additionally, he also gave us a glimpse of the smartphone that will come in a Blue gradient finish rear panel. “Ok Mi fans, let’s play a quick game! Lucky winner gets the upcoming #Xiaomi device. Just watch the full video and answer the question that comes with #XiaomiAndroidOne& tag @manukumarjain. RT & make this reach every #MiFan”, the tweet said. The smartphone will be available in ‘Not Just Blue’, ‘More Than White’, and ‘Kind of Gray’ colour variants.
Mi A3 price in India (expected)
As we mentioned earlier the smartphone was launched last month in Spain. According to the Spain pricing the smartphone was announced with a starting price of EUR 249 (approximately Rs. 19,900) for the 64GB variant while the upper 128GB storage variant was priced at EUR 279 (approximately Rs. 22,200).
Mi A3 specifications
Mi A3 comes with a 6.08-inch HD+ (720×1,560 pixels) AMOLED display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and a waterdrop-style notch. This is coupled with an in-display fingerprint sensor. The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC, along with 4GB of RAM. Mi A3 runs Android 9 Pie on the Android One program. As far as storage is concerned, it comes with 64GB and 128GB of onboard memory options that can be further expanded via a microSD card.
Coming to the camera capabilities, Mi A3 features a triple rear camera setup that comes with a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.79 aperture, 8-megapixel secondary sensor with a 118-degree wide-angle f/1.79 lens, and a 2-megapixel third sensor for depth sensing. On the front, it sports a 32-megapixel selfie camera along with an f/2.0 aperture.
The connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-Cand a 3.5mm headphone jack. The handset houses a 4,030mAh battery with 18w fast charging support to give it steady life support.
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