Meizu has announced M3X, its latest mid-range smartphone along with the PRO 6 Plus flagship smartphone in China. It packs a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080p) Sharp TDDI LCD 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by a MediaTek Helio P20 16nm (64-bit) Octa-Core processor, has 3GB/4GB of RAM, 32GB/64GB of internal storage and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Flyme OS on top.
As for camera, it has a 12-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX386 sensor, 1.25μm pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) and dual-tone LED flash. On the front it has a 5-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture.
It comes with glass back design with ceramic crystal coating that dazzles when the light is reflected, mTouch 2.1 fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button that can unlock the phone in just 0.2 seconds and packs a 3200mAh battery with mCharge (18W) fast charging support that lets you charge the smartphone up to 40% in 30 minutes.
Meizu M3X specifications:
- 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) Sharp LCD 2.5D curved glass display
- MediaTek Helio P20 (64-bit) SoC with 2.3GHz Octa-Core CPU
- Mali-T880 GPU
- 3GB / 4GB RAM
- 32GB / 64GB internal storage
- Flyme OS based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
- Dual SIM (dual stand-by)
- 4G LTE with VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G GPRS/EDGE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz & 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, micro USB 2.0, USB Type-C 1.0, USB OTG, 3.5mm audio jack
- 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, Sony IMX386 sensor, 1.25μm size, f/2.0 aperture, 6P lenses, PDAF, 4K video recording
- 5MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1080p
- Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, A-Light, E-compass sensor
- Non-removable 3200mAh battery with fast charging (mCharge)
- Dimensions: 153.8 x 76 x 7.4 mm
- Weight: 165 grams
- Colors: Gold, Pearl White, Phantom Blue, Obsidian Black
The Meizu M3X is priced at CNY 1699 (US$ 247 approx) for the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version, while the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version costs CNY 1999 (US$ 290 approx). It is now available for order in China and goes on sale from 8th December.