The Xiaomi MIX Fold released in March last year launched a successor model yesterday. The Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 has a slimmer body than the Galaxy ZFold4 and the same high-end specifications. It should be a good news for users who like folding machines, but unfortunately It is Xiaomi who has not disclosed whether the MIX Fold 2 will be listed overseas, and may continue to be limited to the Chinese market like the previous generation.
Eco2 OLED screen
Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 continues to use the previous book-style folio design, with a 21:9 ratio on the outside, protected by Gorilla Glass Victus, a 6.56-inch AMOLED screen that supports 120Hz update rate, and an 8-inch foldable LTPO2 OLED screen inside. , with a resolution of 1,912 x 2,160, supports a variable screen refresh rate of 1 – 120Hz, and provides HDR10+, Dolby Vision and a maximum brightness of 1,300nits. Xiaomi said that this Eco2 OLED screen has no polarizing layer, which not only improves the perspective, but also reduces power consumption, and is protected by Schott UTG glass.
5.4mm slim body
Compared with the competitor Galaxy Z Fold 4, the biggest selling point of Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 is believed to be its slim body, with a thickness of 5.4mm and 11.2mm when unfolded and folded (including the protruding camera module), and a weight of 262g. The Samsung designs are 6.3mm and 15.8mm respectively. The MIX Fold 2 comes with a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor, 12GB of RAM and 256GB or 1TB of storage, and comes in black and gold body options.
Leica camera support
In terms of shooting capabilities, it has a 20MP selfie lens, and the back camera module consists of a 50MP Sony IMX766 main camera, a 12MP ultra-wide-angle and an 8MP double optical zoom lens. Xiaomi once again partnered with Leica. In addition to using the other party’s technology, there are also a variety of Leica-style filters to choose from. The built-in 4,500mAh battery supports 67W wired fast charging, and the pre-loaded system is MIUI Fold 13 based on Android 12. The Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 will be released in China on August 16. The 256GB and 1TB versions are priced at RMB 8,999 and RMB 11,999 respectively (equivalent to HK$10,468 and HK$13,963). It is not known whether they will be launched in other markets.