Xiaomi has revived the Mi Mix series with Mi Mix Fold, the company’s first commercial foldable phone.
And unlike the company’s previous Mix devices and concepts, the Mi Mix Fold is Foldable phone Traditionally, the design of the big screen inside and the small screen outside is used similarly to that of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold and Huawei Mate X2.
The internal screen of the OLED type measures 8.01 inches and has a resolution of 2480 x 1860 pixels with an aspect ratio of 4: 3, standard brightness of 600 nits (900 peak), and Dolby Vision HDR support.
While the external AMOLED screen measures 6.52 inches and has a resolution of 2520 x 840 pixels with a refresh rate of 90 Hz and an aspect ratio of 27: 9.
Xiaomi has developed a U-shaped hinge that is 27 percent lighter than the hinges used by foldable devices Other.
Xiaomi says: The screen was subjected to about 200,000 folding operations during the reliability test, and then it was increased to 1 million folds.
The company explains that the Mi Mix Fold has great potential in terms of sound With four tuned Harman Kardon speakers and what the company describes as 3D panoramic audio.
The phone works with the Snapdragon 888 processor paired with 12GB or 16GB of RAM and 256GB or 512GB of storage.
The high performance is ensured by the cooling system, which is a combination of a large steam chamber, thermal gel and multiple layers of graphite sheets.
The company provided the phone with a battery with a capacity of 5020 mAh divided into two cells with a capacity of 2460 mAh, and Xiaomi says: The fast wired charging system with a capacity of 67 watts should give you a full charge in 37 minutes.
The Mi Mix Fold is the first phone to use liquid lens technology in its cameraXiaomi says it allows an 8-megapixel telephoto lens with a close focus distance of 3 Centimeter 3x optical zoom or 30x hybrid zoom.
The rest of the camera system consists of a 108MP main lens with Samsung HMX sensor and a 13MP ultra-wide lens.
Xiaomi premiered a prototype of a foldable phone more than two years ago, before Samsung shipped the first Galaxy Fold.
This device had a dual-fold design where a tablet-sized screen could be folded through the left and right edges for a phone-like experience.
Later that year, Xiaomi announced the Mi Mix Alpha, which had a wrapped screen that almost completely covered the phone, but it never hit the market.
Xiaomi recently unveiled its latest concept phone, which features a curved screen on all four sides.
Mi Mix Fold will go on sale with initial order in China starting today, and will ship on April 16th.
Prices start from 1520 dollars for the 12/256 GB version and 1675 dollars for the 12/512 GB version, and go up to 1978 dollars for the special ceramic version with a capacity of 16/512 GB.