Xiaomi President and co-founder Lin Bin have posted a teaser about the launching of the world’s first dual-foldable smartphone. The teaser video is on Weibo.
The edges of the Xiaomi’s device may be folded backward to change from a pill type issue into a compact phone. This is in contrast to alternative collapsable devices we have seen from Samsung and Royale that fold from the middle- very similar to a book.
Another feature is Xiaomi’s 2-in-1 device have a slim body, ultra-narrow bezels, and centre-positioned power button. According to the interpretation of Lin Bins Post, after effort versatile folding show, four-way folding hinge, flexible cover tech, MIUI adaptation, and other technical challenges. The company might consider mass manufacturing the product, following positive feedback and demand from the customers. He added that the company has a couple of names in mind for its 2-in-1 prototype -Mi Dual Flex and Mi MIX Flex. Lin Bin says that Xiaomi would also welcome name suggestions from consumers.