After several leaks and rumors, Meizu had officially launched its latest high-end smartphone Meizu MX6 today in China. It is priced at 1999 Yuan (approx $299 / Rs. 20,000) and will be available from all the major online stores and Meizu retail stores in China. The device looks same as recently launched Meizu Pro 6 with the unique antenna band placement but misses the 10-LED ring flash. It is built into an Aluminum unibody case with rounded corners. It comes with the latest Flyme 5 UI based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.
It comes with a 5.5-inch In-cell display from Sharp with Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution; the Pro 6 came with a smaller 5.2-inch AMOLED display with the same 1080p resolution. Additionally, the Meizu Pro 6 also supports 3D Touch same as on the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. Under the hood is the MediaTek’s Tri-Cluster Helio X20 deca-core processor clocked at 2.3GHz and coupled with Mali-T880GPU. The device packs 4GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage along with a MicroSD card slot for storage expansion.
Coming camera department, the Meizu MX6 features an exclusively customized 12MP IMX386 rear camera sensor. It comes with f/2.0 aperture, 6P lens, and PDAF for faster focusing. On the front is a 5MP secondary camera with wide-angle lens. The fingerprint sensor embedded into the physical home button on the front also support virtual payments. It also supports dual SIM dual standby and offers VoLTE and Cat.6 LTE that reach speeds up to 300 Mbps.
It is backed by a 3,060mAh non-removable battery that can last more than a day of usage. With the mChgarge fast charging technology the device can be charged pretty quickly. The device measures 153.6 x 75.2 x 7.25 mm and weighs 155 grams. The company also announced a new accessory for MX6 and Pro 6 called Loop Jacket priced at 79 Yuan. It looks like a regular flip cover with an open circle on the top front for showing notifications and other information.