Meizu plans to sell its latest smartphone in the Note series in China. Dubbed the Meizu M5 Note, it will be available starting tomorrow (December 8th), according its announcement at an event in China. The handset will enter a phablet (big screen size) category in phone markets. It brings a 5.5-inch 1080p 2.5D curved glass display and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Around the back, there is a 13-megapixel camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) for fast focus in just 0.2 seconds.
Inside is an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P10 processor and running on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) software with Flyme OS 6.0 on top. Meizu M5 Note phablet comes with several version of memory; the one has 3GB RAM with 16GB storage, while two others have 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, respectively.
Also support for payments such as Alipay, new M5 Note smartphone provides Meizu’s signature mBack fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button that can unlock the phone in just 0.2 seconds. The Meizu M5 Note smartphone has a 4000mAh battery with 18W mCharge fast charging support that can charge the phone fully in just 90 minutes.
Meizu M5 Note specifications
- 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) LTPS 2.5D curved glass display, 1000: 1 contrast ratio
- 1.8 GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor with Mali T860 GPU
- 3GB RAM with 16GB / 32GB storage / 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Flyme OS 6.0
- Hybrid Dual SIM (nano+nano/microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture
- 5MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture, 4P lens
- Fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 153.6×75.8×8.15mm; Weight: 175g
- 4G voLTE, dual-band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
- 4000mAh (typical) / 3920mAh (minimal) battery
Speaking of colors, company offers the handset in Gray, Silver, Champagne Gold and Blue. The Meizu M5 Note smartphone will go on sale at price of 899 Yuan (about $130) for the 3GB RAM with 16GB storage version, while the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version and the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version are 999 yuan (around $145) and 1499 yuan (about $218), respectively.