It was in rumors since a long time, that Xiaomi is working on a foldable smartphone, which is set to arrive later this year. The Xiaomi’s president, Lin Bin, has now confirmed that the company is indeed working on a double folding smartphone and showcased a video as a prototype of Xiaomi’s upcoming smartphone.
Check out this special video from #Xiaomi President and Co-founder Bin Lin, showing off a very special phone prototype… 😎
— Donovan Sung (@donovansung) January 23, 2019
This double folding smartphone has an unique symmetrical double foldable design, which requires users to fold the smartphone from both the edges to shift from tablet mode to a smartphone. The first look of this double folding smartphone was shared by Chinese website Weibo by Xiaomi president. Xiaomi’s foldable smartphone will runs on a modified version of MIUI which automatically optimizes the screen content while shifted from tablet to mobile mode.