Xiaomi has announced its first foldable smartphone — Mi Mix Fold — in China. With this device, Xiaomi joins Samsung and Huawei who have their own foldable smartphones.
Besides being Xiaomi’s first foldable phone, the Mi Mix Fold is claimed to be the first Xiaomi device to offer Xiaomi’s own Surge C1 Image Signal Processor and the first “Liquid Lens” seen in a smartphone.
Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold price and availability
The Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold smartphone has been priced at CNY 9,999 (approximately Rs 1,11,700) for 12GB+256GB, CNY 10,999 (approximately Rs 1,22,800) for 12GB+512GB and CNY 12,999 (approximately Rs 1,45,200) for the 16GB+512GB version.
In China, the pre-orders for Mi Mix Standard Edition and Ceramic Special Edition will be open on March 30 and it will be officially available for purchase from April 16 in Mainland China via official Xiaomi channels.
Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold specs and features
The Mi Mix Fold houses a primary 8.01-inch flexible OLED display of WQHD+ resolution, 4:4 aspect ratio with 60Hz refresh rate and HDR10+ and Dolby Vision certifications.
On the outside, the device offers a 6.5-inch AMOLED display of 2520 x 840p resolution with 90Hz refresh rate and 27:9 screen ratio.
For audio purposes, the Mi Mix Fold offers a quad speakers setup that Xiaomi claims is a world’s first feature. It houses dual 1216 speakers that are placed on either side of the screen. These are tuned by Harman Kardon.
Xiaomi has also debuted its Surge C1 processor with the Mi Mix Fold. This chip is said to deliver high performance while occupying low CPU and storage space. Also, it is said to be the world’s first smartphone with Liquid Lens technology that “uses the principle of human eye bionics, forming a lens-like structure with a transparent fluid wrapped in film, very different from traditional optical lenses.”
For imaging duties, it houses a 108MP primary sensor, 13MP ultra-wide angle camera with 123-degree field of view and an 8MP liquid lens. On the front, there is a 20MP camera.
The device comes powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC with up to 16GB RAM and 512GB storage.
Backed by a 5,020mAh double-cell design battery, it comes paired with 67W wired turbo charging.
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