Meitu is the Chinese smartphone brand that launched smartphones with best camera sensors. Earlier this year, OPPO launched the R9 Plus with 16MP sensor on front and back of the device. The HTC 10 sports a 5MP selfie camera with Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) and is also the world’s first smartphone to offer that. LG also launched some decent selfie smartphones including the LG V10, which offers dual front cameras. Now Meitu came up with a new flagship device called Meitu M6 featuring 21MP primary camera along with a 21MP selfie camera on the front.
The Meitu M6 is the perfect remedy for the selfie-obsessed people. Though this is not the first time we are seeing this, last year’s Meitu V4 also came with 21MP camera sensors on both sides. Meitu also launched the M6 Hello Kitty edition priced at 2599 Yuan (approx $394 / Rs. 26,500) while the normal device costs 2399 yuan (approx $364 / Rs. 24,500). It sports 5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) AMOLED display same as Meitu M4. Under the hood is the Helio P10 octa-core processor clocked at 2.0GHz and feature 3GB of RAM and 64GB of storage.
Both the camera comes with Sony IMX230 sensors with f/2.2 aperture and Cable Hi Milbeaut image processing chip. While the rear camera is assisted with two separate LED flashes, on the front we can find a single LED flash. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based customized MEIOS 3. The device is kept powered on by a 2,900mAh non-removable battery and support 2A fast charging. It includes single SIM card slot and offers basic connectivity options along with 4G LTE. The circular home button on the front is equipped with the fingerprint sensor.
The M6 also features Hi-Fi audio chip with active noise cancellation. Along with M6, Meitu also launched the Meitu V4s as the upgraded variant for last years Meitu V4 priced at 3499 Yuan for 128GB storage variant. Along with the M6, the company is also offering a free transparent back cover within the package. It will be available in Moonlight White and Cherry Pink color options. The M6 measures 9.35 mm thickness while the V4s feels slightly slimmer by measuring 8.95mm thin.