Xiaomi Introduces Their New Foldable Phone

It’s the generation of foldable phones and Xiaomi revealed their advanced foldable flagship, the Xiaomi MIX Fold 2.

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The Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 measures just 5.4mm unfolded and offers a consistent viewing experience on both inner and outer displays. It is equipped with a self-developed Micro Waterdrop Hinge which features a smaller bending radius, thinner screen modules, customized mini rotating hinge, and utilized an integrated solder-free precision process to create a carbon fiber double-wing floating panel. Together, these highly integrated components reduced the number of parts to only 87, enabling a lighter and thinner hinge design than ever before.

The phone has two AMOLED flagship screens and boasts of a  6.56″ display features Samsung E5 material, a resolution of 2520×1080, and supports 120Hz high refresh rate and P3 color gamut, with a brightness of up to 1000nit–giving it an edge over other common displays thanks to its outstanding user experience.

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Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 takes advantage of the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon® 8+ Gen 1 mobile platform for snappy performance. TSMC’s 4nm manufacturing process enables a significant increase in energy efficiency while integrating tens of billions of transistors, into an area the size of a fingernail. The advanced process allows both CPU and GPU to receive a 10% boost in performance, while simultaneously improving CPU and GPU energy consumption by 30%. This upgraded design allows the ultra-slim smartphone to maintain higher speeds and efficiency at the same time.

For the Camera, the Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 is equipped with a 50-megapixel IMX766 main camera, with 7P lenses all using ALD low-reflection coating. Also featured are a 13MP ultra-wide angle camera and a 8MP telephoto camera with 2x optical zoom and portrait capabilities.

Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 comes in two colors: Black and Gold, with three storage variants.

12GB+256GB – priced at RMB 8,999

12GB+512GB – priced at RMB 9,999

12GB+1TB – priced at RMB 11,699


Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 Quick Specs

– Folded: 161.6mm x 73.9mm x 11.2mm¹
– Unfolded: 161.6mm x 144.7mm x 5.4mm¹
Weight: 262g¹
Colors: Black, Gold
Xiaomi-developed Micro Waterdrop Hinge
– Custom hinge mechanism
– Durable MIM alloy
– Weldless unibody technology
– Carbon fiber dual hinge plates
– Recessed center structure
– Compact layered design
Display Outer display
6.56″ AMOLED Display
– Samsung E5 material
– 2,520×1,080
– HBM 1,000 nits (typ)
– Contrast ratio: 8,000,000:1(typ)
– 10-bit color depth, P3 color gamut, JNCD≈0.29, delta E ≈ 0.34
– Dolby Vision®, HDR 10+ support
– 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate
Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus™
Inner display
8.02″ Eco² OLED Display
– 120Hz LTPO 2.0
– 2160×1914
– POL-LESS display technology
– Contrast ratio: 8,000,000:1 (typ)
– 10-bit color depth, P3 color gamut, JNCD≈0.29, delta E ≈ 0.34
– Dolby Vision®, HDR 10+ support
Flexible Ultra Thin Glass
Imaging System 50MP wide angle camera
– IMX766
– 1/1.56” sensor size, 2.0 μm 4-in-1 Super Pixel
– f/1.8, 7P lens, SMA actuators for OIS
13MP ultra-wide angle camera
– 15mm focal length equivalent, 123° FOV, f/2.4, 5P lens
8MP telephoto camera
– 2x optical zoom
– 45mm focal length equivalent, f/2.6
20MP front camera
Xiaomi AI Image Solution
Performance Snapdragon® 8+ Gen 1
– 4nm power-efficient manufacturing process, up to 3.2GHz
LPDDR5 (6400Mbps) + UFS 3.1 storage
High performance cooling system
Charging System 4,500mAh battery
67W wired turbo charging
Audio Symmetrical dual speakers
SOUND BY Harman Kardon
Dolby Atmos®
Hi-Res Audio, Hi-Res Audio Wireless
Connectivity Multifunctional NFC, IR Blaster
Operating System MIUI Fold 13 based on Android 12
Storage Variants 12GB+256GB

¹ Actual measurements between individual products may vary. All specifications are subject to the actual product.

² Data sourced from Xiaomi labs.