Meizu Launches M16th, M6T And C9 Smartphones In India
Meizu is a Chinese electronics manufacturer that has just launched three smartphones for the Indian market. Out of three, the Meizu M16th is a high-end smartphone while the Meizu M6T and Meizu C9 are budget devices. Like a lot of other smartphone companies, Meizu has also chosen to sell their devices only via online channels. All three smartphones will be exclusively available on Amazon.in.
The Meizu M16th is the company’s flagship smartphone and will compete against devices like the OnePlus 6T. The smartphone has a symmetrical design with curved edges and thin bezels on the front. The device weighs 152 grams and measures 150.5 x 73.2 x 7.3 mm. It has a 6-Inch AMOLED display with a pixel density of 402 PPi. The Meizu M16th sports the Octa-Core Snapdragon 845 CPU and Adreno 630 GPU. For fast and secure biometric recognition it also has an in-display fingerprint sensor.
In terms of memory and storage, the Meizu M16th is available in two variants which are 6 GB RAM + 64 GB ROM and 8GB RAM + 128 GB ROM. For photography, the smartphone gets a single 20 MP camera and dual 12 MP + 20 MP rear cameras. Connectivity options include dual-SIM 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-FI 802.11 a/b/g/n and GPS. The phone also includes a USB Type-C port and 3.5mm audio jack at the bottom. It is powered by a 3010 mAh battery and runs on Android Oreo.
The Meizu M6T is a budget smartphone and will compete against devices like the Redmi 6 and Realme C1. Like its elder sibling, the Meizu M6T also has a symmetrical design. The front of the device makes room for a 5.7-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 1140 x 720 px. The top and bottom bezels on the front are quite wide while the left and right bezels are marginal. The top bezel houses the earpiece and a single 8 MP front-facing camera.
The rear shell of the Meizu M6T is made out of polycarbonate that tapers towards the edges. The rear panel houses the dual 13 MP + 2 MP cameras with LED flash and company branding. On the right, sits the volume rockers and power button. The top is occupied by a 3.5 mm audio jack and on the bottom sits the USB Type-C port and speakerphone.
The Meizu M6T is kitted with the Octa-Core MT6750 CPU and Mali-T860 GPU. It is powered by a 3300 mAh battery and runs on Android Oreo. For connectivity, it gets 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, and dual 4G VoLTE support. The device is available with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB ROM and has a price tag of Rs 7,999
Out of the three smartphones, the Meizu C9 is the most affordable device. It has a 5.45-inch HD+ display that has a pixel density of 282 ppi and a resolution of 1440 x 720 px. Like the Meizu M6T, it also has thin left /right bezels and wide top/bottom bezels. The handset features the Quad Core SC9832E processor and Mali-T720 GPU. It has a 3,000 mAh battery and runs on Android 8.0 Oreo. For photography, the handset has a single 8 MP front camera and a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash.
In terms of connectivity, the Meizu C9 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. The smartphone is available in two color options which are Black and Blue. The smartphone is available with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of storage. Additionally, the phone supports memory expandability up to 128 GB via a microSD. The smartphone has a price tag of Rs 4,999 and is available for purchase on Amazon.in
To boost sales the company has also partnered with Jio to offer cashback of Rs 2200 and 100 GB of data.