In a recent interview, Xiaomi brand president Lu Weibing announced that the Mi Mix Fold 3 will be launched in the Chinese market in August. Let me tell you, the device has already been spotted on the ‘Compulsory Certification of China’ aka CCC or 3C certification website. Besides, a higher model belonging to the Xiaomi Pad 6 series has also been listed on the Bluetooth SIG site with Halfil 3C. In this case, the 3C listing clearly indicates that, like the Mi Mix Fold 3 smartphone, the Xiaomi Pad 6 Max tablet may also be unveiled in August. Meanwhile, in a latest report from Xiaomiui, apart from the two products in question, the Redmi K60 Ultra model is also claimed to be launched next month.
Mi Mix Fold 3, Xiaomi Pad 6 Max and Redmi K60 Ultra may launch in August
According to a report published by Xiaomiui, the tech giant Xiaomi is preparing to launch a smartphone named Redmi K60 Ultra in its home-market in the first half of August. The report also claims that the upcoming Mi Mix Fold 3 foldable handset and Xiaomi Pad 6 Max tablet will also be announced in the same month. However, a separate launch event may be organized for the two devices in question. In this regard, Xiaomi on their official MIUI (MIUI) server page has already informed the software related information for the 3rd generation foldable smartphone and Xiaomi Pad 6 series ‘Max’ model.
The upcoming Mi Mix Fold 3 smartphone has been codenamed ‘Babylon’. It will run on the latest Android 13 based FOLD 14.1 custom MEAUI OS skin. The internal MIUI build version of the device is MIUI-V126.96.36.199.TMVCNXM.
On the other hand, the upcoming Xiaomi Pad 6 Max tablet is codenamed ‘Yudy’. It will be powered by MIUI 14 custom operating system based on Android 13.
Also, the listing on the 3C certification site confirms that the upcoming Xiaomi Pad 6 Max tablet and Mi Mix Fold 3 smartphone will come with support for 67W wired fast charging technology.
Incidentally, during the interview, the president of the Xiaomi company also said that the Mi Mix Fold 3 foldable smartphone will be manufactured in a new smart factory in China. As Lu Weibing said, this new factory will further improve the build quality of upcoming products.
The Xiaomi official also announced the launch of the Mi Mix Fold 3 smartphone in partnership with the famous German camera maker Leica. The two companies have decided to work together mainly to improve the camera of the upcoming device.
Incidentally, an earlier report claimed that the Mi Mix Fold 3 foldable handset will feature a quad rear camera setup. Xiaomi might bring this device with a 50-megapixel Sony IMX858 primary flagship sensor. And as an auxiliary camera – an ultra-wide angle secondary lens, a telephoto sensor and a periscope shooter can be offered. Besides, there may be an in-display fingerprint scanner for security. And the device is expected to support 50W wireless charging technology. Moreover, popular tipster Digital Chat Station also claims that this foldable smartphone will be powered by the new generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor.