The folding phones are the fashion of this course in the world of smartphones. Samsung took advantage of its Unpacked event to unveil the Galaxy Fold, its first folding smartphone , Huawei presented at its Mobile World Congress 2019 conference the Mate X and other manufacturers have joined the car in recent weeks. For its part, Xiaomi explained why they did not present their folding phone at the same time as Huawei and Samsung , although now it has been revealed that their folding device will be cheaper than the Galaxy Fold .
As reported from Android Headlines , a new report ensures that Xiaomi’s first folding phone will be considerably cheaper than the Samsung Galaxy Fold . A document that also indicates that the new device of the Chinese firm will be launched at the end of April or at the beginning of May , according to iGyaan, Xiaomi’s supply chain.
It is even speculated that the smartphone will be announced during an event to be held in China . Regarding its price, the source ensures that it will be more affordable than the Samsung device. The folding phone of Xiaomi would cost 999 euros , depending on the market, less than the Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X. The first will hit the market at a price of 1,980 euros, while Huawei terminal cost about $ 2,299 .
The Xiaomi folding phone would cost 999 euros
Xiaomi explains why they did not present their folding phone at the same time as Huawei and Samsung
The same source assures that the screen of the terminal would be one of the reasons of its low cost , since the rumors suggest that it would use the OLED screens of the Visionox technology , while Samsung will use its own panel. As for its features and specifications, it is rumored that the Xiaomi folding phone will incorporate a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, which will be accompanied by at least 8 GB of RAM .
As for its design, at the moment only a prototype of the foldable smart phone of the company has been shown , and the person in charge of it was Lin Bin, head of mobile technology of the Chinese firm, through a video . The information suggests that the device will be bent outwards and in two places, although it is time to wait to get to know the new device of Xiaomi.