After rumors hinted at Meizu working on a Xiaomi Mi MIX-like smartphone, it was revealed that it will be touted as the Pro 7. More recently though leaks have suggested that the purported Meizu Pro 7 may still be aesthetically conventional. Now, the latest leaked live images and press render fall in line with what was leaked before. 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 latest leaks do not reveal any specifications of the smartphone, but they reveal a handful of details regarding the design and look of the handset. The purported Meizu Pro 7 holds uncanny resemblance to Samsung’s Galaxy S7 edge. The images reveal that the Meizu Pro 7 may feature a fingerprint sensor embedded beneath the display on the front, since none can be seen on the leak image of rear of the Meizu phone. Also note, that opposed to the previously leaked images, the rear camera on this smartphone is placed in the centre instead of the top-left placement seen in the older leaks. Also Read - Meizu 17 series to launch on May 8 with Snapdragon 865, horizontal camera module
In previous leaks, some details about the speculated device s design, along with key specifications and its price, have been revealed. Some leaked images showed Meizu Pro 7 in what looks to be a metal body with the display covering almost 100 percent of the screen. The front display of the handset housed a fingerprint scanner, which is suspected to be Qualcomm s ultrasonic fingerprint scanner, while some leaks also mention Sonavation, a leading company in manufacturing ultrasonic biometric fingerprint sensors.
On the back of the smartphone, the rear camera lens is placed vertically with the Meizu branding embedded below. Antenna bands can be seen running along the sides of the smartphone, both top and bottom. The power button and the volume rocker are located on the right side of the smartphone.
Meizu Pro 7 specifications
According to leaks, the Meizu Pro 7 is expected to feature a 5.62-inch Super AMOLED display with display resolution of 2160×1080 pixels. The Meizu Pro 7 is also expected to be only 6.5mm thin. Although there isn t any information on the processor, GSMArena reports that Meizu will opt for Huawei s Kirin 960 chipset instead of using Samsung s Exynos chipset. The Kirin 960 chipset is also said to be paired with the new Cortex-A73 CPU cores and the Mali-G71 Vulkan-enabled GPU. ALSO READ: Meizu Pro 7 with 5.62-inch Super AMOLED bezel-less display and Kirin 960 SoC leaks online
Moving ahead, the Meizu Pro 7 is expected to come with 6GB RAM and storage options of 64GB and 128GB. In the photography front, the Meizu Pro 7 is expected to sport an 8-megapixel selfie camera which is seen popping out on the front and a 12-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX 386 sensors. The Meizu pro 7 s battery although not mentioned, is said to come with mCharge 4.0 which can fully charge the smartphone in 40 minutes. The Android OS which the smartphone will run on will be wrapped under Meizu s Flyme 5.1.
In addition to this, the launch date of December 24 remains the same with the time given as 08:00PM CST. The price of the Meizu Pro 7 has also been mentioned on the leaked images. The 6GB plus 64GB variant is priced at RMB 2,699 (Rs 26,700 approximately) and the 6GB plus 128GB variant is priced at RMB 3,099 (Rs 30,700 approximately). There has been no official word so far on the Pro 7 or the likeliness of a bezel-less smartphone by Meizu. And since the authenticity of the leaked images cannot be judged, it would be wise to take the information with a grain of salt.
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