Meizu has launched their Flagship smartphone at a an event in China, called Meizu MX6. The smartphones sports a 5.5 inch 1080p display, is powered by a deca-core MediaTek Helio X20 processor and runs on Flyme OS 5.5 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow).
It offers a 12-megapixel rear camera with dual tone LED flash, PDAF, Sony IMX386 sensor with 1.25 μm pixel size and 4K video recording. This is the first smartphone to feature the Sony IMX386 sensor. It has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.
It has full metal body with magnesium alloy frame, yet weighs just 149 grams. The company has also added a mTouch 2.1 fingerprint recognition technology that can unlock the phone in just 0.2 seconds for payments using Alipay and WeChat. It packs a 3060mAh battery support for mCharge that lets you charge the phone up to 65% in 30 minutes and fully charge it in just 75 minutes using a 24W fast charger.
The Meizu MX6 comes in Gray, Silver, Gold and Pink colors and is priced at 1999 yuan (US$298 / Rs. 20,040 approx.). It will be available for order in China starting today and goes on sale from July 30th.
Meizu has also introduced Loop Jack protective cover for the smartphone for 79 yuan (US$ 12 / Rs. 790 approx.) The cover comes with a circular cutout on the front to quickly glance at time, notifications and more without having to open the protective cover. As of now there is no word on the global availability.
If this smartphone comes in India, will compete against the likes of Le Eco Le Max 2 and OnePlus 2.
Specifications of Meizu MX6:
|Display||5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) LCD display, 85% NTSC color gamut, 1500: 1 contrast ratio|
|Camera||Rear – 12 MP rear camera with dual tone LED Flash, Sony IMX386 sensor, 6P lenses, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 4K video recording, Front – 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture|
|Processor||2.3GHz, MediaTek Helio X20 Deca-Core 64-bit processor|
|GPU||ARM Mali-T880 GPU|
|Battery||3060mAh battery with fast charging|
|Special Features||4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4/5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS, USB Type-C, Dual SIM|
|Dimensions||153.6x 75.2x 7.25mm, Weight: 155g|
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), wrapped under Flyme OS 5.5|
|Colors||Gray, Silver, Gold and Pink|
|Pricing||1999 yuan (US$298 / Rs. 20,040 approx.)|