Meizu is gearing up to launch a new affordable smartphone in China. The company has sent out media invites for an event on May 29 where it will be launching a smartphone dubbed M6T. Also Read - MediaTek to supply 6nm chipsets for Chromebooks in 2021
Meizu has sent out quite a unique invite to the Chinese media, which includes tee shirts printed with the name and launch date of the smartphone, as well as paper tickets, MyDrivers reports. The event will take place at the Beijing Sanlitun Mega Studio Theater, and it will kick off at 2:30PM local time (12:00PM IST). Also Read - MediaTek Dimensity 1000C SoC launched for the premium mid-range smartphone segment
Meizu has also teased the launch of the smartphone on the Weibo account of its sub-brand Blue Charm. This brand usually has the ‘M’ nomenclature prefixed on the smartphone’s name, hence Meizu M6T. While the company hasn’t revealed much about the smartphone, we have already come across leaks before. Also Read - Redmi Note 10 series with MediaTek Dimensity 720, 820 chipsets could bring 5G to the masses
Meizu M6T specifications, features
The smartphone was recently spotted on TENAA, which revealed its specifications and features. The Meizu M6T is expected to feature a 5.7-inch HD+ resolution display, and a 1.5GHz MediaTek octa-core SoC under the hood paired with up to 4GB of RAM.
The smartphone is likely to be available in multiple variants – 16GB with 2GB RAM, 32GB with 3GB RAM, and 64GB with 4GB RAM. The onboard storage is expandable with the use of a microSD card.
For photography, the device is expected to boast a dual-camera setup (13-megapixel+2-megapixel) at the back, and an 8-megapixel selfie camera up front. Both sets of cameras are expected to let users shoot photos with bokeh effects.
The rest of the rumored features include 3,230mAh battery, fingerprint sensor, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, and 4G LTE support. On the software front, the device is expected to run Android 7.0 Nougat-based Flyme OS 6.2.