Now, we can say that folding smartphones could win the hearts of consumers. Any product released in this category has become a star. And many buyers are waiting for the next-gen models. Also, there are many customers who want to see new products from the promised brands but have not yet launched a similar handset. In fact, the folding screen smartphone market will see a major explosion next year. Many major smartphone brands such as Xiaomi, VIVO, OPPO, and others will release their flagship mobile smartphones.
According to blogger Weibo, the new Xiaomi folding screen smartphone is expected to be unveiled before the Xiaomi record goes live. It will be a device with big screen and high refresh rate, powerful performance and high pixel lens.
Not so long ago, the same blogger revealed some details about the custom Xiaomi folding screen engineering tool. It should accept an embedded solution and come next year. The design looks better than the design of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2.
In March this year, Xiaomi filed an application with WIPO (World Intellectual Property Office) for a design patent for a folding screen smartphone. Agreed in September.
LetsGoDigital designed several versions of Xiaomi folding screen phones based on this patent.
According to the patent image, the Xiaomi folding screen smartphone adopts the design of the main folding screen + external high screen similar to the Samsung Galaxy Fold. The four rear cameras are directly aligned, and the shower is located on the side of the lens.
Is Xiaomi’s true folding screen smartphone in working order?
By now, we learned that the new Xiaomi folding screen smartphone, with the code name Cetus, runs the Android 11-based MIUI system and is equipped with a 108MP main camera. The screen refresh rate of a standard engineering device is 90Hz. But it can be 120Hz. In addition, it should use Samsung UTG ultra-thin flexible glass.
Recently, according to the latest report of DSCC (Supply Chain Consulting Company), the share of panel procurement in the third and fourth quarters of 2020 will both exceed 90%, and the annual allowance at 87%. This just means that Samsung remains the leader in the folded smartphone market. However, with the entry of smartphone manufacturers such as Xiaomi, VIVO and even Apple next year, Samsung may not be the only one now in the folding smartphone market.