Meizu has ended the rumors and has officially launched the MX5 cellphone at an event held in China. It comes in Silver, Grey and Gold colors and is priced 1799 CYN (Rs.18,470 / US$290 approx), 1999 CYN (Rs. 20,520 / US$322 approx) and 2399 CYN (Rs. 24,630 / US$387 approx) for the 16GB, 32GB and 64GB variants. The handset is already up for sale in Chinese markets and will start shipping from July 5, 2015. Global availability of the device in not known yet.
Meizu MX5 Specifications
It is a Dual SIM handset (4G + 4G) that supports TD-LTE and FD-LTE bands. It runs on Flyme OS 4.5 that is based on Android 5.0 Lollipop and is powered by 3150 mAh non removable battery. Meizu’s mCharge allows fast charging of up to 60% in just 40 minutes.
The Meizu MX5 sports a Full metal body that is made using magnesium alloy. It has dimensions of 149.9 x 74.7 x 7.6 mm and weighs 149 Grams. It also has mTouch 2.0 finger print sensor for secured mPay payments.
Phone Specs include 5.5-Inch Super AMOLED Display that boasts 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. It has 401ppi pixel density and has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection for further scratch resistance.
[wpsm_ads1 float=”left”]The processor inside is of 2.2GHz Octa Core 64-Bit Helio X10 MediaTek MT6795T SoC coupled with PowerVR G6200 GPU and 3GB RAM for smooth performance. It comes in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB storage options, all non expandable.
The Meizu MX5 latest flagship is equipped with a powerful 20.7 mega pixels primary camera on the back. Some of the main camera features include Sony IMX220 Exmor RS BSI Sensor, F/2.0 Aperture, 6P Lens, Laser Auto Focus, Dual LED flash and supports 2160p video recording at 30 Fps. There is a 5 mega pixel selfie shooter with F/2.0 aperture on the front as well.
This smartphone has all the major connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Dual Band, Bluetooth V4.1, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS / GLONASS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.