Meizu C9 To Go on Sale In India On December 5
Chinese electronics manufacturer, Meizu announced that they will launch their high-end Meizu 16 smartphone in India on December 5. In a recently shared tweet, the company has notified that along with Meizu 16, they will also launch the budget Meizu C9 smartphone. The Meizu 9 will be exclusively available on Amazon.in and will go on sale from December 5.
The Meizu C9 has a glass front and plastic rear build. It weighs 150 grams and measures 146.2 x 71.2 x 9.7mm. The front of the device accommodates the 5.45-inch HD+ display which has a pixel density of 282 ppi and a resolution of 1440 x 720 px. The left and right bezels around the display are negligible while the top and bottom bezels are quite wide. The top bezel houses the earpiece and the 8 MP front-facing selfie camera. Talking about the sides, the left side of the handset is occupied by the power button and volume rockers while the bottom houses the loudspeaker, 3.5 mm audio jack and the USB port.
The rear of the Meizu C9 harbors the 13 MP camera along with LED flash and the company branding. It features the 1.3 GHz Quad Core SC9832E processor with Mali-T720 GPU. The smartphone packs a 3,000 mAh Lithium Ion battery and runs on Android 8.0 Oreo. In terms of connectivity, the smartphone gets Dual SIM slots with 4G support, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and GPS. It also has a bunch of sensors which include the gravity sensor, ambient light sensor, and a range sensor.
Price, Colours And Storage Variants
The Meizu C9 is available in two color options which are Blue and Black. In terms of memory and storage, the smartphone is available in a 2 GB RAM + 16 GB ROM variant. Furthermore, it also supports memory expandability upto 128 GB via microSD. The India price is currently is unavailable but it is expected to have a similar price as the Indonesian variant. The Meizu C9 is already available in Indonesia and costs Rp. 999,000 (around Rs 4,900).
To summarise, the upcoming smartphone is targetted towards the budget market and it will compete against devices like the Redmi 6A.