Yesterday Samsung launched its flagship smartphone Galaxy Z Fold 4, and today and its competitor was Xiaomi. The company has introduced Xiaomi Mix Fold 2.
The novelty is all about compactness. Mix Fold 2 has received new hinges that allow it to be significantly thinner. Mix Fold 2 is slightly thinner than a standard USB-C port when folded. When folded, the thickness of Mix Fold 2 is just 11.4mm. The smartphone weighs 262 grams.
The Eco indoor display 2 OLED Xiaomi mix Fold 2 has a diagonal width of 8.02 inches and a resolution of 2K. Eco2 OLED technology aims to remove one layer. This improves brightness and color reproduction. The display uses LTPO technology. It supports automatic frame rate adjustment within a range of 1 to 120 Hz. The protective glass of ultra-thin design is available with a thickness of 0.03mm.
The outdoor display is a 6.56-inch Samsung E5 AMOLED panel with Full HD+ resolution. This outdoor display has a maximum frame rate of 120 Hz. Both screens can adjust the color temperature based on lighting conditions. Xiaomi Mix Fold 2 was equipped with stereo speakers. It has a 4500mAh battery and supports 67 W wireless charging.
As a flagship smartphone, the smartphone is built on a Qualcomm Snapdragon8 Plus Gen 1 single-chip platform. It has LPDDR5 RAM, UFS 3.1 flash memory, and LPDDR5 RAM.
Lecia collaborated on the creation of the main camera for Mix Fold 2. It is made up of three modules. It primarily uses a Sony IMX766 50-megapixel sensor, a wide-angle lens, and an optical stabilization device. A module that has a 13-megapixel sensor, an ultra-wide angle lens with 15 mm EGF, and a module having an 8-megapixel sensor with a telephoto lens is also available. The front camera has a 20-megapixel resolution.
The MIUI skin for Mix Fold 2 is named MIUI Fold 13. This reflects the efforts made by developers to optimize apps for large indoor screens.
Pricing was already announced: 12GB/256GB $1335,12GB/512GB $1485 and 12GB/1TB $1780. The Mix Fold 2 was thus much more affordable than the Galaxy Z Fold 4.