Repairing the Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 costs a kidney, but it gets worse

Xiaomi MIX Fold 2

2023 will be the year of folding smartphones: to say it are the analysts, highlighting how in the space of a year their sales have practically doubled and destined to increase further. And as far as home models are Samsung to drive most of the sales, models like the Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 will contribute to their push in the motherland. And although there is a certain enthusiasm behind their evolution, we must always keep in mind what we could consider the "dark side" of leaflets.

Eye to the screen of Xiaomi MIX Fold 2: having it repaired involves a considerable outlay

Since it was officially put on the market in recent days, we can take a look at the repair costs by Xiaomi MIX Fold 2. And as expected, the component that costs the most is it folding screen: breaking it out of warranty means having to pay 4.999 yuan, approx €724. On the other hand we are talking about an innovative Eco² OLED panel, one of the first to have it in the world, from 8,02 ″ 2K + with LTPO 2.0 technology and Ultra Thin Glass protection. The motherboard is no exception: repairing it means taking 2.800 yuan out of your pocket, about € 405, while 900 yuan is enough for the external screen, about € 130.

Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 display

To some, the over 700 € needed to replace the internal screen of Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 may seem exaggerated, but keep in mind that it is not the worst. Whether to repair the first My MIX Fold was cheaper, currently it is the screen of Honor magic v the most expensive one, while for the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 “only” € 545 is enough.

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