Xiaomi finally announced its first foldable today during the second day of its large product launch event in China. It’s called the Mi Mix Fold and will launch on April 16.
It has great specs, and even better, the price is not as outrageous as that of Samsung and Huawei’s foldables are. A Mi Mix Fold with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage is 9.999 Yuan, while the 16GB RAM and 512GB storage version is 12,999 Yuan. It runs the Android 10 based MIUI 12 OS.
Main specs are an 8.01 OLED display in tablet mode, with a 6.5-inch OLED display on the phone portion. Main hardware includes a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, LPDDR5 RAM at 3200 MHz, and UFS 3.1 storage.
The cameras includes a whopping 108MP rear camera, the world’s first 8MP 80mm liquid lens, and a ultra wide-angle 13MP lens. On the front it even has a 20MP camera.
Other high specs includes quad speakers with 3D panoramic sound, 37 min full charge, Wi-Fi 6, and 5G. The weigh of the normal version is 317 grams, but an optional ceramic edition weighs 332 grams.
– Tom Bowen