The Chinese handset maker, Meizu has launched the Meizu M6 Note smartphone at an event in China today. The latest smartphone from the M-series features dual rear camera and runs Flyme OS 6 based Android 7.1.2 Nougat.
Besides, the M6 Note is the first handset from the company to carry a chipset from Qualcomm instead of MediaTek Helio processor. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC (system-on-chip) paired with either 3GB RAM, 16GB/32GB native storage or 4GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage. The internal storage is further expandable via microSD card. The phone boasts a metal unibody design with the fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button.
The Meizu M6 Note sports a 5.5-inch full HD (1080×1920) display with 2.5D curved glass on top. In terms of imaging, it carries a 12-megapixel Sony IMX362 primary sensor on the rear panel with f/1.9 aperture along with a 5-megapixel secondary sensor that offers artificial Bokeh effects. The dual rear camera comes with a dual-tone quad-LED flash stacked above the top antenna line and dual PD focusing technology that can lock focus in just 0.0.3 seconds. The phone is claimed to utilise multi-frame noise reduction and HDR algorithms from ArcSoft to enhance image quality. At the front, the M6 Note has a 16-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 5P Lens.
The phone has a battery capacity of 4000mAh and comes with 18W fast charging support. Connectivity options include- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS. The Meizu M6 Note is available in three colour variants- Black, Blue, and Gold. As for the pricing, 3GB RAM/16GB storage model is priced at 1099 Yuan (roughly Rs. 10,570), the 3GB RAM/32GB storage variant comes for 1299 Yuan (around Rs. 12,500) while the 4GB RAM/64GB storage version carries a price tag of 1699 Yuan (around Rs. 16,350). The phone will be made available for purchase in China starting September 22.