Xiaomi has launched its new foldable smartphone, the MIX Fold 2. The new Xiaomi foldable smartphone gets some major changes in the design department. It also gets updated, top-of-the-line specifications. Xiaomi has launched the MIX Fold 2 in China a day after Samsung launched the Galaxy Z Fold 4 globally. The MIX Fold 2 has a larger display than the Galaxy Z Fold 4 5G. It is also thinner than Samsung’s new foldable smartphone.
Xiaomi has also launched its premium foldable phone with Leica-tuned cameras on the back. Let’s take a look at the Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 price, specifications and other details.
Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 Price and Specifications
Xiaomi has launched the MIX Fold 2 in China in three storage options. The base model has 12GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage. It is priced at CNY 8999 (roughly Rs 1,06,200). The 12GB + 512GB and 12GB + 1TB storage options are priced at CNY 9999 (roughly Rs 1,18,000) and CNY 11,999 (roughly Rs 1,41,700). It comes in two colours – Black and Gold.
There is no word on whether the MIX Fold 2 will launch in markets outside China. The company is expected to officially confirm the details soon.
Xiaomi’s new MIX series foldable phone features a triple-camera setup on the back. It has the Leica branding at the top right, which means that the camera colour tuning has been done in collaboration with the legendary camera manufacturer. It has a 50MP Sony IMX766 main camera sensor, a 13MP ultrawide camera and an 8MP telephoto camera with 2x zoom.
The phone sports an 8.02-inch ECO OLED foldable display with a 2K resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate. It has a peak brightness of 1300 nits. The outer AMOLED display is 6.56-inch tall and sports a Full HD+ resolution. It also gets 120Hz refresh rate support and 1000 nits brightness. The MIX Fold 2 has a 20MP front camera as well.
The MIX Fold 2 measures 5.4mm when unfolded and 11.4mm when unfolded. It is also marginally lighter than the Galaxy Z Fold 4 at 262 grams. This, despite the MIX Fold 2 packing a bigger 4500 mAh battery with support for 67W fast charging out of the box. The foldable phone has a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC. It comes with dual-speakers and X-axis haptic motors. Lastly, the MIX Fold 2 runs Android 12-based MIUI 13 out of the box.