He announced the release month of the Xiaomi Mix Fold 3 in response to his posting comments on Weibo, quoted by GSMArena.
The new Smart Factory is officially opened and the first model to be mass-produced is the Mix Fold 3.
It seems that there are many improvements to the manufacturing system to make the Mix Fold 3 thinner and more powerful.
A Leica camera is also used in the Mix Fold 3.
It's safe to assume that August is Xioami's new tradition of releasing its latest folding device, as the Mix Fold 2 was launched in August 2022.
The Mix Fold 2 is 11.2mm thick when folded, but it looks like the Mix Fold 3 will be thinner.
However, the latest rumor is that the Mix Fold 3 will only be released in China.
Like its predecessor, which was not officially released worldwide.
The Mix Fold 3 is rumored to have an under-display selfie camera on the main screen, a 5x periscope zoom lens on the rear, a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset and support for 50W wireless charging.
Xiaomi Mix Fold 2
According to GSMArena, the Mix Fold 2 will only be available in China.
The Mix Fold 2 offers massive improvements over the previous Mix Fold.
The folded Mix Fold 2 is only 11mm thick compared to 17mm of the previous generation and the Mix Fold 2 weighs 262 grams.
The front screen (cover) has a 6.56-inch OLED panel with 1080p resolution, 120 Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ and Dolby Vision support.
When unfolded, the Mix Fold 2 features an 8.02-inch LTPO2 Fold OLED screen with no cut-out.
The screen of this foldable phone also supports a 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ and is Dolby Vision certified.
The Mix Fold 2 uses a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset combined with 12GB of RAM.
There are three Leica cameras on the rear, each with a 50MP OIS main camera, 2x 8MP OIS telephoto lens and a 13MP ultra wide-angle camera with AF.
The Mix Fold 2 is powered by a 4,500mAh battery that supports 67W fast charging.