Xiaomi innovative Mi Mix Fold Goes official
Xiaomi has once again surprised everyone with its newest launch Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold. Xiaomi has announced its first foldable smartphone that is packed with innovative features and more. Xiaomi’s Mix series is already known for bringing innovative concepts, and Mi Mix Fold is one step ahead in all aspect.
Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold is not just about the Foldable Display, but it has more exciting features and components on the smartphone.
MI MIX FOLD – DISPLAY
Xiaomi Mi Mix features a large 8.01-inch OLED internal screen with a 4:3 aspect ratio and a 1440p+ resolution. The phone is equipped with a tablet-sized display, and as per Xiaomi it is the largest display on a foldable smartphone.
Xiaomi also integrated a desktop mode with multiple resizable windows. This mode is launched with a simple three-finger swipe. So with the big display, you can do a lot more than any other tablet-sized Smartphone.
The OLED panel comes with the support HDR10+ and Dolby Vision. It has a dci-p3 color gamut and 600 nits of brightness. The peak brightness stands at 900 nits.
When you Fold the Display into a Smartphone, it became a 6.52-inches Display with an AMOLED panel at an unconventional 2,520 x 840 resolution with a wide aspect ratio of 27:9. It has a high refresh rate of 90Hz and 180Hz touch sampling rate, Unlike the interior display with a 60Hz refresh rate.
The standard version of the Mi Mix has a Gorilla Glass back for protection with a ceramic texture. It also comes with a Ceramic Special Edition, a black ceramic back that includes laser engraving plus golden Volume rockers.
MI MIX FOLD – PROCESSOR & FEATURES
It’s called a true flagship smartphone, and there is a reason for it, as it comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset with insane LPDDR5 RAM 12GB and 16GB RAM including 3.1 storage of 256GB and 512GB Variant.
The Mix Fold comes with a unique “butterfly-type” cooling system to keep things working smoothly and efficiently. It combines a large vapor chamber, thermal gel, and multiple layers of graphite sheets. The phone boasts a 22,583 mm² of total heat dissipation area. It’s actually more than a system to expel the heat generated by the flagship SoC.
The Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold also offers a remarkable audio system. The phone features a quad-speaker setup tuned by Harman Kardon. The four 1216 super linear speakers come with large “1.34 cc-equivalent” chambers which makes them 40% louder than the Mi 10 Pro speakers.
MI MIX FOLD – CAMERA
Not only in display, but the phone also impresses you in the camera department as well. The Phone comes with the company’s first Surge C1 image processing chip. The in-house made chip runs the 3A algorithms – Auto Focus, Auto Exposure, and Auto White Balance in a power-efficient manner.
Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold is the world’s first Liquid Lens technology in the telephoto camera. Basically, it is made out of a flexible film filled with transparent liquid, which changes its shape, just like the human eye lens, thanks to a precision motor. It can function in extreme temperatures ranging from -40ºC to 60ºC (-40ºF to 140ºF).
Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold primary Camera features a 108MP sensor, the 1/1.52″ ISOCELL HM2, equipped behind a 7P lens. The sensor supports 9-in-1 binning for 2.1 µm pixels, but the overall camera lacks OIS. The 13MP ultrawide-angle camera has a 123º field of view and 1.12 µm pixels (f/2.4 lens).
MI MIX FOLD – BATTERY
The phone is equipped with a 5,020 mAh battery, which is split into two 2,460 mAh cells. It supports 67W wired charging, which total charges the phone in 37 minutes. Sadly there is no wireless charging support.
MI MIX FOLD – PRICE
Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold’s price is not significantly high compare to its competitors. The phone is likely to go on pre-order in China later today. The first units of Xiaomi Mi Mix will be available from April 16 onwards. The standard version 12/256GB Variant starts at CNY10,000 ($1,520/€1,300), the top model 16/512GB goes for CNY13,000 (~$1977 / €1687).
Remember that Xiaomi had invested more than CNY 140 million in R&D to ensure the best experience with the Smartphone display. The technology was in development for two years.