As expected, Meizu today launched its flagship MX5 in India. The smartphone is priced at Rs 19,999, and goes on sale exclusively via Snapdeal. 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
The Meizu MX5 was launched in China about two months back. It features a full-metal body that adds a premium factor to the smartphone. What s impressive though is that Meizu has managed to keep the thickness of the smartphone down to just 7.6mm. It also just weighs 140 grams. Also Read - Meizu 17 series to launch on May 8 with Snapdragon 865, horizontal camera module
Another talking point of the smartphone is the mTouch 2.0 fingerprint sensor that is integrated into the home button. The company claims that thanks to the fingerprint sensor it will only take one 0.48 seconds to unlock the smartphone, as opposed to three seconds with a pin.
Meizu MX5 specifications
The smartphone flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD (1920 1080 pixels) Super AMOLED display with 401ppi and is powered by a 2.2GHz MediaTek Helio X10 MT6795T octa-core 64-bit processor paired with PowerVR G5200 GPU.
It also features 3GB LPDDR3 RAM, and 16GB internal storage. While there is no microSD card slot, the company will be launching the 32GB and 64GB variants at a later date. On the photography front, the MX5 features a 20.7-megapixel snapper at the back with laser autofocus, and 4K video recording capabilities. Up front for selfie lovers there is a 5-megapixel snapper.
The smartphone also features a 3,150mAh battery with fast charging capabilities, which the company says can charge up to 25 percent in 10 minutes, and up to 50 percent in just half hour. Connectivity options include, 4G LTE, and on the software front, it runs on FlymeOS 4.5 based on Android Lollipop.