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Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3, Pad 6 Max exclusive to China, launch next month

Xiaomi president Lu Weibing has stated that the next foldable phone, the Xiaomi Mix Fold 3, along with Xiaomi Pad 6 Max tablet will be launched in August.

Xiaomi MI MIX FOLD 3 Hinge Mechanism

Xiaomi MIX Fold 3: Xiaomi, the Chinese electronics company, is preparing to launch new smartphone and tablet in the market. The brand, which will launch the Redmi K60 Ultra soon is now working on a new Xiaomi foldable phone device. To recall, the Redmi K60 Ultra features a flagship smartphone with a 120Hz display and a 108MP camera. The foldable smartphone, which is likely to have a clamshell design similar to the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip. Besides, the Xiaomi FOLD phone, the company could launch a Mi Pad 6 Max tablet.



Xiaomi Foldable Phone and Xiaomi Mi Pad

This foldable phone could launch under Xiaomi Mi MIX Fold series in the coming weeks. Furthermore, some ecosystem products are anticipated to be launched alongside the Xiaomi folding phone. According to recent leaks, the foldable smartphone is likely to be the Xiaomi Mi MIX FOLD 3. It could launch alongside the Xiaomi Mi Pad 6 Max tablet. The leaks confirms that these devices will be launching officially in August. Also Read – Mi Under Display Camera Phone, Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 price in China

Xiaomi foldable phone could launch alongside the Xiaomi Pad 6 Max at the August Event
Xiaomi foldable phone could launch alongside the Xiaomi Pad 6 Max at the August Event

Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3 launch next month

Xiaomi’s president, Lu Weibing, made this official announcement on Weibo, a Chinese social media platform. He shared that the Xiaomi China will launch its new foldable smartphone in the homeland soon. In response to a question in the post’s comments, he revealed that the much-anticipated Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 will be released in China in August. Although, he did not shared any information about the upcoming Xiaomi foldable phone price.




He also mentioned that the company has upgraded its factory with advanced manufacturing systems to improve its production efficiency and quality. However, no specific date for the debut has been announced. But according to a report, Xiaomi will not release the upcoming foldable phone in other International markets outside China. The report claims that Xiaomi is focusing on the Chinese market first, where it faces competition from other brands like Huawei and Samsung. Also Read – Xiaomi Mi Fold, Mi MIX Fold price in India

Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3, foldable smartphone could launch in exclusively in China
Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3, foldable smartphone could launch in exclusively in China
  • Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3 to succeed Mix Fold 2

According to reports, Xiaomi is currently working on a new book-style foldable smartphone, Mi MIX FOLD 3. Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3 is likely to be the successor of the Xiaomi Mix Fold 2. To recall, MIX FOLD 2 first debut in China in August 2022. The Mix Fold 2 is a powerful device that features an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC. This flagship processor is one of the most advanced processors in the market.

Furthermore, the Xiaomi folding phone also has a large 4,500mAh battery that supports 67W wired fast charging. This charging setup can charge the phone from zero to 100% in less than an hour. However, according to some previous leaks the Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 might have some improvements over the Mix Fold 2. Also Read – Xiaomi Foldable Phone price in India

The upcoming MAX FOLD 3 will succeed the current flagship Xiaomi Mi MAX FOLD 2 foldable mobile phone
The upcoming MAX FOLD 3 will succeed the current flagship Xiaomi Mi MAX FOLD 2

Xiaomi Mi MIX FOLD 3: Rumors and Leaks

As per rumours, The Mix Fold 3 is likely to feature high-end specifications that will make it a premium device. The foldable phone is likely to feature the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor. This flagship chipset is the latest and most powerful chipset from Qualcomm. The company has not revealed much about the Mix Fold 3 specifications. However, some rumours have given us a glimpse of what the device might offer.



  • Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3 exclusive to China

Before discussing the specifications of the Xiaomi Mix Fold 3. A recent report reveals that the device will not be launching in any International market other than China. Xiaomi has been restricting the distribution of its foldable phone in foreign markets for several years. Now, before the launch of its next foldable phone, the company has finalized its plan to exclude global markets from its launch strategy.

In contrast to the previous Lu Weibing post, a well-known leaker named Ice Universe (@UniverseIce) earlier tweets indicating the release of upcoming foldable mobile phone, the Mix Fold 3. As per his tweet, the Xiaomi MIX Fold 3 will launch in the near future. However, the leaker also mentioned that the phone will be exclusive to the Chinese market. This means that the upcoming Xiaomi FOLD phone will not be available for purchase in any other countries around the world.



MIX FOLD 3: What’s New?

Xiaomi is a smartphone company that strives to innovate in its products. The company aims to offer products with innovative features and enhancements over their previous versions. The upcoming MIX FOLD 3 will delight the users by addressing the flaws and limitations of the previous generation MIX FOLD 2. However, before the official launch of MIX FOLD 3, another smartphone model called Redmi K60 Ultra will be unveiled first in China.

The company could also launch Xiaomi FOLD 3 foldable mobile phone along with Mi Pad 6 after Redmi K60 Ultra, foldable phone
The company could also launch Xiaomi FOLD 3 foldable mobile phone after Redmi K60 Ultra

In the month of August 2023, Xiaomi will unveil its new foldable smartphone in China. The Chinese smartphone makers are planning to host a special launch event where users can get a first-hand experience of the innovative devices that Xiaomi has developed. The new models have been enhanced with features that will make the user experience more enjoyable and satisfying.



Xiaomi MIX Fold 3 Specifications

As a result, more people will attract to purchase Xiaomi products and become loyal customers. Before the official launch of Xiaomi FOLD 3, a tipster managed to find the firmware on the MIUI server, which indicates that the device is ready for release. Also Read – Samsung Galaxy Z Fold4 with 7.6-inch AMOLED Flex display

FOLD 3 could launch with custom version of Android 13 for foldable devices along with Mi PAD 6
MIX FOLD 3 could launch with custom version of Android 13 for foldable devices along with Mi PAD 6
  • Xiaomi Folding Phone on MIUI FOLD 14.1

The codename for MIX FOLD 3 is “Babylon”, which is a reference to the ancient city of Mesopotamia. The foldable smartphone will come with MIUI FOLD 14.1. This is a custom version of Android 13 for foldable devices. The MIUI FOLD 14.1 will offer a smooth and seamless user interface that adapts to different folding modes and screen sizes.




The latest internal MIUI build for MIX FOLD 3 is MIUI-V14.1.1.0.TMVCNXM, which was found on the official MIUI server by a tipster. This suggests that the device is ready for launch and will be soon available in the Chinese market. Also Read – Xiaomi Mi MIX 4, flagship smartphone in Mi MIX series

Xiaomi MIX Fold 3, MIX 4 receive massive price cuts ahead of the official launch
Xiaomi MIX Fold 2, MIX 4 receive massive price cuts ahead of the official launch of upcoming foldable phone
  • Xiaomi Foldable Phone: Design

Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3 has a distinctive feature that sets it apart from other foldable devices in the market. It is likely that the upcoming foldable device will have a light weight and less thickness. If this report is true, it will be more comfortable and convenient to use and carry.

To recall, the previous model of the Xiaomi Mix Fold 2 comes with a thickness of 11.2mm when it was folded, which was quite bulky. The Mix Fold 3, on the other hand, is likely to have a thinner and lighter design, but without compromising on its durability and performance. The device will be more resistant to scratches, cracks, and bends than its predecessor.



  1. Waterdrop Like Hinge

One of the features that makes the Mix Fold 3 stand out from other foldable devices is the waterdrop hinge. This hinge design will make the device more resistant to drops and impacts, as it will absorb the shock and prevent the screen from cracking. Also Read – Xiaomi Mi MIX 4 release date in India

2. Curved Glass Body on Foldable

The device will also have a white curved glass body that will give it a sleek and elegant look. The device will also boast of Leica-branded cameras that will offer high-quality photography. The cameras will have at least two zoom lenses, one of which will be a 5x periscope lens. This periscope lens will enable long-range zoom without losing clarity.

The upcoming Xiaomi foldable phone might have an inner display of 8.02 inches in size
The upcoming Xiaomi FOLD phone might have an inner display of 8.02 inches in size

The foldable phone will also have a unique feature of an under-screen camera. The selfie camera will be hidden under the display and will be used for taking selfies. Also Read – Mi MIX FOLD first ever Xiaomi foldable phone

3. Expected Display feature

Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 will have two displays that will offer a high-quality viewing experience. The cover display will be visible when the device is folded. The outer display will have a size of 6.5 inches and a resolution of Full-HD+. Additionally, there will be an inner display.




The inner display will be visible when the device unfolds. It will have a size of 8.02 inches and a resolution of Full-HD+. Both displays will have a high adaptive refresh rate of up to 120Hz. The higher refresh rate will make the animations and transitions smooth and fluid. Also Read – Oppo Find N2 Flip price in Myanmar

4. Flagship processor on Xiaomi foldable phone

The Mix Fold 3 will have a powerful processor that will enable it to run smoothly and efficiently. The upcoming foldable phone will pack in an octa-core Snapdragon 8 Gen 2. This chipset is the latest and most advanced processor from Qualcomm. Furthermore, the device will also feature up to 16GB of LPDDR5x of RAM, which is a fast and low-power type of memory.

Xiaomi MIX FOLD 4 could feature an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor
Xiaomi MIX FOLD 4 could feature an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor

The device will also use up to 1TB of UFS 4.0 of internal memory. From hardware point, the handset features latest RAM and ROM which is a new and improved standard of flash storage.

5. Other features

Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3 will have a long-lasting battery that will support fast and convenient charging methods. The battery capacity of the Mix Fold 3 is likely to be 4,800mAh. This battery will allow the device to run for a long time without needing to be plugged in.




Furthermore, this foldable phone will also support 120W wired fast charging, which will enable the device to charge up to 80% in just 20 minutes. Moreover, the device will also support 50W wireless charging, which will allow the device to charge without any cables or wires. Also Read – OnePlus 10T How many years of Android software updates?

As we have already mentioned, the MIX FOLD 3 will be exclusively available in the Chinese market and will not launch in other countries. Along with the foldable smartphone, Xiaomi will also introduce a new tablet device called the Xiaomi Pad 6 Max. The new Xiaomi Pad tablet will offer some exciting features and specifications.

The latest Xiaomi tablet, Mi PAD 6 could launch alongside the upcoming foldable phone
The latest Xiaomi tablet, Mi PAD 6 Max could launch alongside the upcoming foldable phone

Xiaomi tablet MI Pad 6 Max launch

The Xiaomi Pad 6 Max is a new tablet device that has the codename “Yudi”. Furthermore, this Mi Pad 6 Max tablet will run on MIUI 14, which is a customized version of Android 13 that is optimized for tablets. The device will offer a smooth and user-friendly interface that will enhance the tablet experience.




The upcoming Mi Pad 6 Max tablet device will only be available in the Chinese market, just like the MIX FOLD 3 foldable smartphone. The Xiaomi Pad device’s specifications are still unknown. However, according to leaks an rumours, the upcoming Xiaomi Pad, Mi Pad 6 could feature a 12.1-inch display with 144Hz adaptive refresh rate.

The upcoming Xiaomi Mi Pad will be powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. Regarding other Xiaomi tablet specifications, the company will reveal them at the Xiaomi August 2023 Launch Event. Also Read – Upcoming Poco mobile phone price in India

Xiaomi Mi PAD 6 Max tab could launch with a 12.1-inch QHD+ Display
Xiaomi Mi PAD 6 Max tab could launch with a 12.1-inch Display with 144Hz adaptive refresh rate

Conclusion

Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 and Mi Pad 6 Max are the next generation foldable smartphone and premium tablet that will debut under Xiaomi branding in August. The company has not yet revealed the exact date or the price of the device. Although, we can expect to get more details and teasers about the device in the next few days. The company will likely build up the hype and excitement for the device by releasing some images, or videos of the device on its official website or social media platforms. We will keep you updated with any new information that we get about the device.



FAQ

According to reports, Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3 will be the next foldable phone to succeed the Xiaomi MIX FOLD 2. The report suggests that the MIX FOLD 3 will be exclusive to China.
The upcoming foldable phone, Mi MIX FOLD 3 price is likely to start at 9999 CNY in China.
As per reports, Xiaomi tablet will get a new launch soon, Mi PAD 6 MAX will be the upcoming Xiaomi tab device to launch soon in China and later in global markets.

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