Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 Confirmed To Launch In China Next Month

The Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 is expected to come with Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC.

  • The Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 will launch in China next month.
  • The device is expected to come with Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC.
  • The smartphone might feature a 50MP Sony IMX858 sensor.

Xiaomi has announced the launch timeline of the Xiaomi Mix Fold 2 successor, the Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 smartphone. As per the details shared by Xiaomi President Lu Weibing, the Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 will be released in August. The company president confirmed these details while responding to the user’s question. Additionally, Xiaomi President Lui Weibing also shared details that the company has launched a new smart factory, and the first phone that will be manufactured in the new unit will be the Xiaomi Mix Fold 3.

Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 Launch Timeline Revealed

Furthermore, he also mentioned that there are new upgrades in terms of manufacturing systems in order to ensure that the Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 can be thinner and stronger. It is also confirmed that the device will have Leica-branded cameras. As far as the specifications of the device go, it is tipped to come with Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC. The device is expected to offer 67W wired fast charging and 50W wireless charging support. In terms of the optics department, the handset is expected to feature a 50MP Sony IMX858 sensor, a telephoto camera, and a periscope camera. The device is also expected to feature an under-display fingerprint sensor on the main folding screen.

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The other key specifications of the handset such as its display size, battery capacity, RAM and storage configuration remain unknown currently. To recall, the Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 predecessor, the Xiaomi Mix Fold 2 debuted in August last year. The device features a 6.56-AMOLED inch display on the outer side. It has a 1080 x 2520 pixels resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, a 21:9 ratio, and a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. The inner display on the handset is of 8.02-inches. It has a 1914 x 2160 pixels resolution, 360 PPI pixel density, and 1300 nits brightness. Under the hood, the device is powered by Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC which is coupled with Adreno 730 GPU.

The smartphone comes with up to 12GB of RAM and 1TB of internal storage. For the optics purpose, the device has a triple-camera setup which consists of a 50MP primary camera, 8MP telephoto lens, and a 13MP ultra-wide sensor. The device features a 20MP camera on the front side for selfies and video-calling purposes. A 4,500mAh battery is equipped with the handset which supports 67W fast charging. The other key features which the Xiaomi Mix 2 Fold offer includes a side-mounted fingerprint sensor and stereo speaker support. The device boots Android 12 out of the box with MIUI 13 skin on top.