Meizu has launched its new smartphone today in the Meizu M series called Meizu M5S and it will be the successor to the Meizu M3S smartphone launched last year. Meizu M5S is priced at 799 yuan (around $116) for the 16GB inbuilt storage option while the 32GB inbuilt storage variant is priced at 999 yuan (around $145). The sales for the Meizu M5S will start from February 20th in China. It will be available in Rose Gold, Moonlight Silver, Champagne Gold and Star Gray color options and if the design is concerned, it will feature a full metal unibody design. There is no news available about its global launch, price and availability details that might be available soon.
The Meizu M5S comes with a 5.2-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display with 1000: 1 contrast ratio and 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. It is powered by a 64-bit 1.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor with Mali-T760 GPU. It comes with 3GB of LPDDR3 RAM along with 16GB / 32GB inbuilt storage options. The device supports expandable storage with MicroSD card with up to 128GB storage. It runs on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box with Flyme 6.0 OS and comes with a hybrid Dual-SIM option. It features a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture, 5P lens, Sony sensor and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture is also available.
It is backed up by a 3000mAh battery with fast charging and connectivity options includes 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 LE and GPS with GLONASS. It measures 148.2 x 72.5 x 8.4mm and weights 143 grams. To recall, the Meizu M3S was launched last year with features such as a metal unibody design, 5-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 (4 x 1.5GHz A53 + 4 x 1.0GHz A53) processor with Mali T860 GPU, 2GB LPDDR3 RAM + 16GB inbuilt storage, 3GB LPDDR3 RAM + 32GB inbuilt storage, up to 128GB expandable storage with microSD, Android 5.1 (Lollipop) with FlyMe OS 5.1, 13-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture, 5P lens, 5-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture and 4P lens. Other options includes Hybrid Dual SIM slot, 3020mAh battery, and 4G LTE connectivity.