Chinese smartphone maker Meizu launched its flagship phablet MX5 in Beijing on Tuesday.
The new Meizu MX5 sports uni-body metal (T6063 grade aluminum) based body and comes packed with feature-rich camera specifications.
It boasts of a 20.7mp Sony IMX220 camera with dual-tone LED flash, laser-aided auto-focus, six physical lens, f/2.2 aperture enabling users to record clear and crisp 4K video.
It also comes with a Gorilla Glass 3 protective gear.
On the front, it houses 5mp camera with f/2.0 aperture and to enhance photography experience, it comes preloaded with FotoNation 2.0 app and Face AE, a face light boost feature with editing tools to get a nice selfie.
Another notable feature of Meizu MX5 is the mTouch 2.0 finger-print sensor with stainless-steel ring on the home screen with option for registering five different profiles. In its bid to improve the phablet's durability, the company has incorporated a layer of water-proof silicone gel behind the module to prevent water and stain erosion.
Other stipulated features include 5.5-inch full HD AMOLED display, Android 5.x.x Lollipop with Flyme 4.5 UI, 2.2GHz Mediatek Helio X10 Octa-core SoC (System on Chip), 3GB RAM, 16GB/32GB/64GB and 3150 mAh battery.
Meizu MX4 price and release details:
The company has reportedly confirmed that the new Meizu MX5 will come in three colour variants, deep grey, silver, and champagne gold, under thee storage models – 16GB, 32GB and 64GB.
They are said to cost ¥1799 (around $290/€258/₹18,446), ¥1999 (around $322/€287/₹20,515) and ¥2399 (around $387/€344/₹34,620) respectively.
Meizu MX5 will initially hit stores in home market China on 5 July and will be released later in other regions.
Key Specifications of Meizu MX5:
|OS||Android 5.x.x with Proprietary custom Flyme v4.5 UI|
|Processor||2.2GHz Helio X10 Turbo Octa-core (ARM Cortex-A53) processor|
|Storage capacity||16GB/32GB/64GB (expandable)|
|Add-ons||Finger-print senor (mTouch v2.0), Dual SIM slots, Bluetooth v4.1 (BLE), dual-band Wi-Fi (802.11 ac/b/g/n; 2.4GHz/5GHZ),A-GPS, GLONASS/GPS,|
|Dimensions||149.9 x 74.7 x 7.6 mm|
|Colours||deep grey, silver, and champagne gold|
Image credits: Meizu