Meizu unveils flagship 16th, M6T and C9 smartphones in India
After teasing on social media for the past few weeks, Meizu has finally unveiled its latest lineup of smartphones for the Indian market.
The Meizu 16th is first or their 2018 products, being a flagship smartphone from the company. The handset features a glass-metal construction and is 7.3mm thick, making one of the slimmest flagship grade smartphones in the country. The Meizu 16th offers a 6-inch Full HD+ full screen display with a screen to body ratio of 89 per cent. The display has extremely narrow bezels on the top and bottom, and doesn't sport a notch. The handset features an in-display fingerprint sensor that Meizu claims can unlock in 0.3 seconds -- faster than some capacitive sensors. The M16th is built around a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chip paired along with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. Meizu has built in a water cooling system for keeping the device temperatures down while playing games or undertaking resource intensive tasks. As for the camera, Meizu is using a Sony IMX 380 sensor.
The M16th also sports a combination camera of 12MP and 20MP dual imaging system on the rear, while the front camera is a 20-megapixel shooter with f/2.0 aperture The primary sensor is also assisted by a 4-axis image stabilization system. The camera comes with AI algorithms that determine the best parameters for the camera while shooting photos and is claimed to churn out good looking photos. A 3010mAh battery keeps the Meizu 16th alive and has fast charging that promises to charge up to 60 per cent in around half an hour. Meizu has priced its flagship at Rs 39,999 for the only 8GB/128GB variant.
The next product in their lineup is the Meizu M6T. The Meizu M6T, priced at just Rs. 7,999 comes equipped with a 13MP + 2MP dual-camera, which uses a Sony IMX278 RGBW four-color sensor. Apart from the multi-frame noise reduction technology, it also preserves more dark details on the software level, enhancing the low-light photo experience. Packing a 3300 mAh battery, the M6T will be available in two colour variants-black and rose gold in India. It also sports a fingerprint scanner to enhance the security options.
The last product in Meizu lineup for India contains the Meizu C9. The C9 is an extremely affordable smartphone battling the likes of Xiaomi' Redmi 6A. The phone, powered by the UNISOC SC9832E is a mix of popular specs such as face unlock and best-in-class display of 5.45 inch, with a screen resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels. The phone has a 3000 mAh battery and a 13 MP rear camera. Besides this, the phone also sports light sensors, proximity sensors, and an accelerometer, and fingerprint scanner, making it a good proposition at just Rs 5,999. There is an introductory offer from Amazon and Reliance Jio for 1st 10 days wherein the device price is at Rs 4,999.