Brighter colour, powerful hardware, snappy camera and VoLTE support. The Chinese mobile vendor Meizu has launched Meizu M5 in India. When going quickly through specification, the mobile features octa-core processor with 3GB of RAM, 13-megapixel camera, expandable storage and 4G LTE with VoLTE support.
Starting with price, the Meizu M5 will sell at a price tag of Rs 10,499. The mobile will be available exclusively through TataCliQ [Tatacliq.com/meizuM5] starting today. For colour choices, you get to choose from Blue and Champage Gold.
Design and Performance
Unlike other mobiles in its category, the Meizu M5 has polycarbonate plastic unibody with an anodized metal frame. On the front, you get a fully-laminated 5.2-inch HD IPS LCD 1280x 720 display. The integrated blue light filter automatically adjusts blue light emission from the display to reduce eye strain.
Under the hood, the Meizu M5 is powered by a 1.5 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM. To store all your media content the mobile carries 32GB of internal storage. You can further expand the storage up to 128GB using microSD card.
Photography and Connectivity
As for photography, Meizu M5 boast a 13-megapixel rear camera. It features PDAF, 5P lens, f/2.2 aperture and dual-tone LED flash support. With beautification feature and face AE technology, you get sharp photos at all times. On front for selfie lovers, you get a 5-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Coming to connectivity, the Meizu M5 supports 4G LTE network that works with every Indian telcos 4G band. In addition, the mobile also supports VoLTE, which allows you to make HD voice and video calls. Other connectivity options include 3G and 2G network support, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth v4.0. The phone runs on an older Android 6.0 Marshmallow based Flyme 5 OS.
Meizu M5 is fueled by a 3070mAh battery which company claims to offer full-day battery life. On a full charge, you can use the mobile for 9 hours of gaming or 37 hours of talk time or even 66 hours of music playback. Finally, the mobile comes with Meizu’s mTouch fingerprint scanner that can unlock your phone with-in 0.2 seconds.
5.2-inch IPS LCD display (1280x 720 pixels)
1.5 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor
3GB of RAM
Flyme 5 OS (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
32GB onboard storage + expandable
13MP, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture, dual-tone LED flash
5MP, f/2.0 aperture
4G, VoLTE, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
mTouch fingerprint scanner