Meizu m2 has been off the market for a while now, leaving several fans disappointed. But the ultra-affordable smartphone is available once again in a preview sale that began at 11am on Thursday.

As usual, the handset's availability will be exclusive to Snapdeal and an extremely high demand is expected. It's best to treat it like a flash sale and follow our tips and tricks to increase your chances to purchase the Meizu m2 before there are no units left.

Meizu m2's sale was confirmed on the company's official Facebook page. Buyers who registered on Meizu's official website to get the sale alert via SMS and email can participate in the sale to purchase the Rs. 6,999-worth handset. Buyers can choose from white or grey hues while purchasing the handset.

The preview sale for Meizu m2 comes right after the company's three-day Christmas contest where it offered a chance to win m2 smartphone for just Re. 1 and some other goodies. The contest started on 21 December and ended on 23 December.

At Rs. 6,999, Meizu m2 is one of the worthiest smartphones that offers great design, good camera and consistent overall experience. With the m2 smartphone, Meizu competes with the likes of Lenovo, Motorola, Xiaomi, Coolpad, YU and many other budget smartphone brands in India.

In terms of specs, Meizu m2 sports a 5-inch HD display, 13MP primary camera with LED flash, 5MP front snapper, Android 5.1 Lollipop-based Flyme 4.5 and 2,500mAh battery. Under the hood, it is powered by a 1.3GHz 64-bit MediaTek MT6735 processor, 2GB RAM and 16GB expandable storage.

[Read: Meizu m2 Review]

Additionally, the handset has dual SIM card slots, one of which also works as a microSD card slot, and supports 4G LTE.