Last year Meizu launched the E2 in China, and now reports hint that the company has already started working on the smartphone s successor. Called, Meizu E3, the smartphone has been leaked previously revealing the presence of a metal body, and vertically placed dual-camera setup at the back. Now, live images of what is believed to be the Meizu E3 have surfaced online. Also Read - OnePlus, Realme, Black Shark, Xiaomi, Meizu, Oppo, Vivo to get unified P2P sharing platformAlso Read - Meizu 17 Series launched with 6.6 AMOLED display; Snapdragon 865 SoC and more
Spotted by GSMArena on Weibo, the images show a tall 18:9 display and a single camera for up front. Next image shows the presence of 3.5 mm socket and a USB Type-C port at the bottom, whereas the volume rocker and the SIM tray are placed on the left side. On the right, there is a fingerprint sensor and power button. The antenna bands are placed along the top and bottom of the back panel. Also Read - Meizu 17 series to launch on May 8 with Snapdragon 865, horizontal camera module
While the previously leaked photo showed a vertically arranged dual camera setup placed in the center, the new photos paint a different picture. However, the new photo of the alleged E3 shows a vertically placed dual camera lenses are placed on the top-left corner. While the specifications and launch date of the smartphone is not known, the Meizu E3 is believed to come with some significant updates over its predecessor.
In comparison, the Meizu E2 features a 5.5-inch full HD (1080p) display. Under the hood, the smartphone runs a MediaTek Helio P20 64-bit octa-core SoC paired with 3GB/4GB of RAM. The Meizu E2 comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-camera. A 3,400mAh battery powers the device, and it runs on Alibaba s YunOS out-of-the-box.