As anticipated, Meizu has finally launched M5 smartphone in China today. The smartphone comes in two variants- 2GB with 16 GB of internal storage, which is priced at 699 Yuan (approximately Rs 6,891), and the 3GB of RAM with 32GB of internal storage costs 899 Yuan (approximately Rs 8,863). Meizu M5 comes in matte black, mint green, champagne gold and blue colour options.
The Meizu M5 has a polycarbonate body and features a 5.2-inch HD (720 x 1270 pixels) 2.5D Glass display. It comes equipped with an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor with a clock speed of 1.5GHz, along with Mali T860 GPU. The smartphone also houses an mTouch fingerprint scanner, which is embedded in its home button. The mTouch tech allows you to unlock the smartphone with your fingerprint in just 0.2 seconds. The M5 comes with an option to expand storage up to 128GB via MicroSD card. The device runs on older Android 5.1.1 with YunOS on top of it.
The M5 gets is strength from a large 3070mAh battery, which claims to deliver 66 hours of continuous music playback. The smartphone flaunts a 13-megapixel primary camera with dual-color flash and aperture f/2.2. On its front, it has a 5-megapixel shooter for selfies and video chats. Besides, the M5 offers Hybrid dual-SIM with dual-standby, 4G VoLTE, WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/GLONASS, and a microUSB port The handset measures 147.28Ã—72.8Ã—8.15 and weighs 138 grams.