The Xiaomi Redmi A2 and Redmi A2+ unveiled in March will debut in India on May 19. This revelation comes from Redmi, who shared a Twitter teaser announcing the Redmi A2 series’ India launch next Friday at 11AM local time.
The company hasn’t explicitly mentioned the Redmi A2 or A2+, but using the word “series” and Redmi A2+’s image in the promo page on Xiaomi India’s official website confirms the Redmi A2 and A2+ will launch in India next week.
The Redmi A2 and Redmi A2+ are identical devices, with the latter featuring a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. Both phones are powered by the Helio G36 SoC, sport 6.52″ HD+ LCDs, and pack 5,000 mAh batteries. They have 8MP primary cameras on the rear, joined by depth units, with the selfie cameras on the front using 5MP sensors.
The Redmi A2 and A2+ run Android 12 (Go Edition) out of the box, but the Indian units will boot Android 13. You can check the Redmi A2 and Redmi A2+’s detailed specs comparison here to learn more about the entry-level smartphones.