Chinese smartphone maker Meizu has announced its new device in the Meizu M series called Meizu M6 that is the successor to the Meizu M5 from last year. The new Meizu M6 will be available in China priced at 699 yuan (around $106) for the 2GB RAM + 16GB internal storage option while the 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage variant will be priced at 899 yuan (around $136). The device will be available for pre-orders starting September 25 in China and it will be available with Moonlight Silver, Champagne Gold, Matte Black and Electric Blue color options. No details available about its global availability and pricing details.
The new Meizu M6 comes with a polycarbonate body with a metal frame and metallic lines and it comes with a curved glass display. It features a 5.2-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, 1000: 1 contrast ratio and 450 nits brightness. It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 (4 x 1.5GHz A53 + 4 x 1.0GHz A53) processor with Mali T860 GPU. It comes with two variants: 2GB of RAM + 16GB internal storage and 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage. The storage is further expandable up to 128GB with microSD card. It runs on the Android 7.0 (Nougat) with FlyMe OS 6.0 out of the box and supports Hybrid Dual SIMs.
It features a 13-megapixel rear camera with 4-color RGBW flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture and also comes with an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. A 3070mAh battery powers the device and it has a mTouch fingerprint sensor available on the home button that can unlock the phone in just 0.2 seconds. Connectivity options available are 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS / GLONASS and others. It measures 148.2 x 72.8 x 8.3mm and weights 143 grams.
To recall, the Meizu M6 was announced last year with a 5.2-inchHD 2.5D curved glass display, octa-core MediaTek MT6750 (4 x 1.5GHz A53 + 4 x 1.0GHz A53) processor with Mali T860 GPU, 2GB LPDDR3 RAM + 16GB (eMMC 5.0) internal storage, 3GB LPDDR3 RAM + 32GB (eMMC 5.0) internal storage and it also supports expandable storage up to 128GB with microSD card. Other features includes Yun OS 5.1 with FlyMe 5.5, 13-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, 5-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, Hybrid Dual SIMs, a 3070mAh battery and connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS / GLONASS. It measures 147.28 × 72.8 × 8.15mm and weights 138 grams.