Mi Nepal launched new smartphones for Nepali market few days ago. This includes Mi A2, Mi A2 Lite, Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A. The company is now coming officially this time. In the past the company was selling devices but only through distributors. Teletalk and Vatsal Impex are still the distributors of Xiaomi. Xiaomi India is now overseeing Nepal with their own staffs and GM in Nepal. We had a talk with the official team and they are working for aggressive takeover in market.
The price of Xiaomi Mi A2 in Nepal is Rs 30,999. The company is only selling 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage variant of this phone. Things are different in case of Mi A2 Lite because there are two models. Mi A2 lite comes with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage variant and also with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage. The 32 GB model of Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite costs Rs 20,999 and the 64 GB storage MI A2 Lite costs Rs 24,999.
Another two phones coming to the market are Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A. these phones just went on sale in India as well. The Redmi 6 is also available in two variants. The RAM is same 3 GB for both models but storage are different. One is 32 GB and next is 64 GB. The price of 32 GB Xiaomi Redmi 6 is Rs 16,499 and price of 64 GB Redmi 6 is Rs 18,499. We are now using 32 GB model as review device.
Hardware Specs Overview
Looking at all four of these phone, we find that Mi A2 is the best offering. The Mi A2 and A2 Lite are mid range phones while Xiaomi Redmi 6 and Redmi 6A is a budget level phone. Xiaomi Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite are Android One devices so they get pure Android and regular updates guaranteed for 2 years. Mi A2 comes with Snapdragon 660 which is a fast mid range processor. It has 3000 mAh battery, 5.99″ IPS LCD screen at 1080×2160. Mi A2 Lite has Snapdragon 625 processor, 5.84″ LCD screen, 4000 mAh battery and dual camera setup at back.
Xiaomi Redmi 6 and 6A have a 5.45″ LCD with 720×1440 screen resolution. The Redmi 6A is powered by Helio A22 while Redmi 6 is powered by Helio P22. The 6A has single camera of 13 MP at back while all other phones listed above have dual camera setup at back.
If you are planning to buy these phones, then Mi Nepal is taking the pre-booking. You can go to Mi Stores and do booking so that you can enjoy them as soon as they come out. By the way we are fond of Android One program and it is pretty amazing.