Meizu M5 Note announced in China as new mid-range Blue Charm series
Yesterday in China, the Meizu M5 Note was finally revealed coming with a 2.5D curved screen, also in Sky Gray, Champagne Gold, Moonlight Silver, and Glacier Blue. As the latest Blue Charm series, it serves as a new mid-range tier smartphone giving a premium design, with respectable tech-specs which can be found below:
- Helio P10 octa-core processor
- 3GB /4GB RAM
- 16GB/ 32GB /64GB storage (expandable memory available up to 128GB)
- 5.5-inch 1080p display
- 13MP Sony sensor (PDAF, f/2.2 aperture) / 5MP front camera
- Features hybrid dual SIM dual standby
- Supports connectivity
- Flyme 6 OS
- 4000 mAh battery
At the event, it was reported that the Meizu engineers have improved the antenna signal for better stability; they claimed that the signal strength has doubled compared to its predecessor. The company also promises 20% better CPU performance with the new Flyme 6.0 OS. As for the hybrid dual SIM dual standby, users are able to insert a MicroSD card for expansion at the expense of the second SIM card slot.
It will start to go on sale on 8 December in China, starting with 899 Yuan / roughly RM580 (3GB RAM + 16GB ROM), 999 Yuan / roughly RM643 (3GB RAM + 32GB ROM), and 1499 Yuan / roughly RM966 (4GB RAM + 64GB ROM). Will these models ever come to Malaysia? Well, stay tuned for more Meizu news at Technave.com.