Xiaomi launched the first flash sale of the Mi Mix Fold, and as expected all available stock was gone in seconds. In a single minute, the company pushed the total batch of devices, recording an income of CNY400 million (that’s about $61.3 million). Simple math reveals this is anywhere between 30,000 and 40,000 units of the foldable phone, or 500 per second.
The Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold has three memory versions 12/256GB went for CNY9,999 (over $1,530), the 12/512GB option is CNY10,999 (north of $1,680), while the mightiest 16GB/512GBstorage units cost CNY12,999 or about $2,000.
All versions come with two HDR10 AMOLED displays, Snapdragon 888 chipset and a 108MP main + 13MP ultrawide + 8MP telephoto camera setup, with the latter having a special liquid lens – a first in the smartphone world.