Chinese smartphone maker, Meizu officially launches its new flagship smartphone- MX5, as expected at an event in New Delhi, India today. This smartphone is exclusively selling on e-commerce channel Snapdeal from today 2 pm onwards.
The company is also planning to open more than 40 service centers in 20 cities to offer after sales services at customer’s doorstep in India.
MX5 features a 5.5 inch full HD Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top and is powered by a 64 bit 2.2 GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio X10 MT6795T processor coupled with PowerVR G6200 GPU and 3GB of RAM.
MX5 packs a 20.7 MP rear camera with Sony Exmor RS IMX220 BSI sensor, laser auto focus, dual tone LED flash and can record 4K videos. It also has a 5 MP front facing snapper onboard to capture selfies. The home button is the only navigation button present on MX5 and it has been combined with a fingerprint sensor too. taping the home button acts as back key and pressing it takes you home. You can swipe up for recent apps.
The smartphone comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage, but there is no microSD card slot to expand memory. Meizu MX5 houses a massive 3150mAh battery with no words on talk time or standby time.
On the software front, Meizu MX5 is running company’s own UI Flyme OS 4.5 which is based on Android 5.0 Lollipop. Connectivity features include 3G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS / A-GPS, GLONASS, Micro USB port and dual SIM functionality.
After the unveiling of the MEIZU MX5, Mr. Li Nan, Vice President – Marketing, Meizu Technology, said, “We are happy to announce our entry into India and look forward to playing a leading role in shaping the smartphone market here. Based on the business philosophy and commitment to pursue perfection, MEIZU remains focused on developing innovative and user-friendly smartphones, which are characterized by their state-of-the-art design, powerful specifications and attractive prices. We look forward to introducing our complete product range in India very soon.”
Key Specifications of Meizu MX5:
|Display||5.5 inch FHD Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 layer on top|
|Processor||64 bit 2.2 GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio X10 MT6795T|
|Camera||20.7 rear and 5 MP front camera|
|Dimensions and Weight||149.9×74.7×7.6mm and 149 grams|
Meizu MX5 16GB variant is available on Snapdeal at Rs. 19,999 while the company assures that other two variants, with 32GB and 64GB storage, will be available soon in India.