Meizu Launches an Affordable Entry Level Phone

Meizu, a Chinese smartphone maker, has launched their latest affordable phone called Meizu C9.

The phone combines a 5.45-inch IGZO IPS display with a reasonably thin and lightweight polycarbonate body, in an overall petite package.

Design & Display

The 5.45″ IGZO IPS display boasts a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels with an 18:9 aspect ratio.

Weighing just 150g with a body thickness of 9.7mm, the metallic frame and the polycarbonate body makes it easier to carry around.

Hardware & Storage

The phone is powered by a quad-core Unisoc SC9832E chipset with a Mali-820MP1 GPU. Like most of the phones in this segment, Meizu C9 has 2GB of RAM with 16 GB of internal storage expandable via microSD card (up to 128 GB)

Camera & Software

The phone comes with a single 13MP sensor at the back, with a f/2.2 aperture and a LED flash and features such as HDR and face beauty. It is capable of capturing videos at [email protected]

On the front, it has an 8MP f/2.2 aperture with a 4-element lens.

The phone comes out of the box equipped with Android 8.0 Oreo running Meizu’s Flyme UI.

Battery, Price & Availability

The phone packs a  Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery chargeable via a conventional microUSB 2.0 port, however, it does not have a fast charging option.

The phone comes in Black and Blue color options and is moderately priced at ~Rs. 13000. It has been officially launched in India and will hit the international market soon.

Meizu M6T Specifications

  • CPU: Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
  • Chipset: Unisoc SC9832E
  • GPU: Mali-820MP1
  • OS: Android 8.0 Oreo with Flyme OS
  • Supported Networks: 2G, 3G, 4G LTE-A
  • Design:
    • Display: 5.45 inches, 76.7 cm2 (~73.6% screen-to-body ratio), 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~295 ppi density)
    • Weight: 150 g
  • Memory:
    • RAM: 2 GB
    • Internal: 16 GB
    • Card slot: yes, microSD, up to 128 GB
  • Camera:
    • Primary: 13 MP, f/2.2, 1/3.1″, 1.12µm, AF, LED flash
    • Secondary: 8 MP, f/2.2, 1/4″, 1.12µm
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, LTE
  • Colors: Black and Blue
  • Battery: 3000 mAh
  • Price: ~Rs. 13,000

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