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Summary
83%
86%
Display

5.99" (15.21 cm)

1080x2160 px, 403 PPI

6.3" (16 cm)

1080x2220 px, 392 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.2 GHz + 1.84 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.2 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

Non Expandable

64 GB

400 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 20 MP (Primary)

20 MP(Front)

16 MP + 24 MP (Primary)

24 MP(Front)

Battery

3010 mAh

3700 mAh

23 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating

★★★★★
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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4/5 based on 55,093 ratings

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4.2/5 based on 1,494 ratings

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General
Launch Date

August 16, 2018 (Official)

August 27, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi

Samsung

Model

Mi A2

Galaxy A8 Star

Also Known As

Xiaomi Mi 6X

Operating System

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Custom UI

Android One

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v4.0, 50 % in 30 minutes

yes Fast

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 158.7 mm
Width: 75.4 mm
Thickness: 7.3 mm

Height: 162.4 mm
Width: 77 mm
Thickness: 7.5 mm

Weight

168 grams

188 grams

Colours

Black, Gold, Red, Lake Blue, Rose Gold

Black, White

Display
Good
Very Good
Screen Size

5.99 " (15.21 cm)

6.3 " (16 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2160 pixels

1080 x 2220 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18:9

18.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes

Pixel Density

403 ppi

392 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

77.38 %

80.91 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8956

Processor

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.84 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 512

Adreno 512

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

no  No

yes Up to 400 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 48.8 GB

Up to 49.6 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Very Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP + 20 MP Dual Primary Cameras

16 MP + 24 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.75

F1.7

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4616 x 3464 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps, 720x480 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 240 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

20 MP Front Camera

24 MP Front Camera

Sensor

Exmor RS

Autofocus

no  No

Physical Aperture

F2.2

F2.0

Flash

yes Soft light flash

no  No

Camera Features

Fixed Focus

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3010 mAh

3700 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 23 Hours(3G)

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v4.0, 50 % in 30 minutes

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 1.092 W/kg, Body: 0.259 W/kg

Head: 0.179 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

USB Type-C

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

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Related Questions

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  • Does Xiaomi Mi A2 have wireless charging?

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    Answered By Amit Jhadav | 9 months ago

    No, Xiaomi Mi A2 does not support wireless charging.

    You can see detailed specs here: Xiaomi Mi A2

  • Is there memory card slot in Xiaomi Mi A2?

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    Answered By Pranav Bose | 1 years ago
    No, memory card slot is not there in Mi A2. However, there is 64GB internal memory which is more than enough for use. You can have multiple games, photos, videos, apps and still there is space in your device. I am also using a 64GB phone and its been 2 months. Memory has never been an issue.

    You can explore Mi A2 here: Mi A2
  • How to view PDF files on Xiaomi Mi A2?

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    Answered By Sneha Sarin | 8 months ago

    Generally, there are pre-installed apps for viewing PDF files. However, if you are not able to, you can try installing Adobe Acrobat Reader from the Play Store.

    Link: Adobe Acrobat Reader

  • Does Xiaomi Mi A2 support fast charging?

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    Answered By Pratik Chatterjee | 1 years ago
    Honestly speaking, fast charging is the most relevant and important feature these days in phones. You can charge your phone fully within munites while you are getting ready to leave your home. Yes, Mi A2 supports fast charging. It has a type C port which enables quick charging. The 3010mAh battery, if optimized and used correctly, it could give more than a day's battery backup.

    You can find complete specs here: Mi A2
  • How to enable VOLTE on Samsung Galaxy A8 Star ?

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    Answered By Prince Chande | 1 years ago

    You don't need to enable VoLTE. Insert the Jio (VoLTE enabled) in any slot. By default, VoLTE will be active. If it is not, you can change the network preferences from Network option in settings.

    1. Tap Settings > More.
    2. Tap Cellular networks > IMS Settings > Voice over LTE On/ Off.

    You can find full specifications here: Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

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