Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 features a foldable LTPO OLED+ display measuring 8.03 inches when unfolded and 6.56 inches when folded, supporting 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ Dolby Vision, 1300nits peak brightness and featuring a punch hole cutout to accommodate its 20MP selfie camera on its inner screen.
The Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset, designed specifically to maximize performance and efficiency with 4nm technology. The phone features either 12GB or 16GB of RAM with either 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB UFS 4.0 storage options available; Android 13 with MIUI Fold 14 software has also been optimized specifically for its foldable form factor with features such as flex mode, split-screen viewing mode, desktop mode compatibility.
The Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 features a quad-camera setup on its back, including a 50MP main camera, 10MP telephoto camera with 3.2x optical zoom, 10MP periscope camera with 5x zoom, and 12MP ultrawide camera with 120-degree field of view. Each camera comes equipped with Leica lenses, OIS, PDAF, and LED flash HDR panorama capabilities. In addition, Dolby Vision HDR video recording/playback capability.
The smartphone features a 4800mAh battery that supports both wired and wireless charging at 50W, taking 40 minutes for wired charging and 55 minutes with wireless. In addition, this phone features side-mounted fingerprint sensing, dual stereo speakers tuned by Harman Kardon, NFC connectivity, infrared port USB Type-C port connectivity as well as Wi-Fi 6E/7 connectivity for easy use.
Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 comes in two colors: black and gold. The former features vegan leather back while its counterpart features composite fiber made of ceramic and aramid fibers. Each version weighs either 255g or 259g depending on which material makes up its back panel, measuring either 5.26mm thick when unfolded or either 10.9mm or 10.86mm when folded.
The phone is an impressive foldable smartphone, boasting outstanding displays, performance, and camera experiences. TUV Rheinland certification indicates it can withstand up to half a million foldings; however, currently, this phone can only be found in China as it lacks an IP rating for water resistance.
The phone starts at CNY9,999 (about $1,540 in the USA), which is About 1150 EUR in the UK for the base model with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G|
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
CDMA 800 / 1900
HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
|4G||1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 26, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42|
|5G||1, 3, 5, 8, 28, 38, 40, 41, 77, 78, 79 SA/NSA|
|Speed||HSPA, LTE-A (CA), 5G|
|Announced||2023, August 14|
|Status||Available/Released on 14 August, 2023|
Unfolded: 161.2 x 143.3 x 5.3 mm
Folded: 161.2 x 73.5 x 10.9 mm
|Weight||255 g or 259 g (8.99 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (folded), plastic front (unfolded), glass back or aramid fiber back, aluminum frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||Foldable LTPO OLED+, 1B colors, 120Hz, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, 1300 nits (peak)|
|Size||8.03 inches, 206.5 cm2 (~89.4% screen-to-body ratio)|
1916 x 2160 pixels (~360 ppi density)
AMOLED, 120Hz, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, 2600 nits (peak)
6.56 inches, 1080 x 2520 pixels, 21:9 ratio
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2|
|OS||Android 13, MIUI Fold 14|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SM8550-AB Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (1x3.36 GHz Cortex-X3 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A715 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A710 & 3x2.0 GHz Cortex-A510)|
256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 16GB RAM, 1TB 16GB RAM
50 MP, f/1.8, 23mm (wide), 1/1.56", 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS
10 MP, f/2.0, 75mm (telephoto), PDAF, OIS, 3.2x optical zoom
10 MP, f/2.9, 115mm (telephoto), PDAF, OIS, 5x optical zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 15mm, 120˚ (ultrawide), AF
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama, Leica lenses|
|Video||8K@24fps, 4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240/960/1920fps, Dolby Vision HDR|
|Single||20 MP, 27mm (wide), 1/3.4", 0.8µm|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
Tuned by Harman Kardon
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e/7, dual-band (tri-band after future SW update)|
|Bluetooth||5.3, A2DP, LE|
|USB||USB Type-C 3.2, OTG|
|GPS||GPS (L1+L5), GLONASS (G1), BDS (B1I+B1c+B2a), GALILEO (E1+E5a), QZSS (L1+L5), NavIC (L5)|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, color spectrum, barometer|
|Battery Capacity||Li-Po 4800 mAh, non-removable|
67W wired, PD3.0, QC4, 100% in 40 min (advertised)
50W wireless, 100% in 55 min (advertised)
|UK||About 1150 EUR|
|USA||About 1,540 USD|
|Price in China||Starts at CNY9,999|