Meizu’s Upcoming Flagship, The 16S Leaks On TENAA Before Launch
Meizu is a less known Chinese smartphone maker that has launched several innovative devices in the past (1,2). The company has been highly anticipated to launch its upcoming flagship smartphone, the 16s which has been leaked on Chinese mandatory website, TENAA before its official launch.
According to the TENAA listing, the Meizu 16s measures 151.9×73.4×7.65 mm and it tips the scale at 166 grams. The images of the smartphone revealed that the front fascia of the upcoming smartphone is reminiscent of the Meizu 16 from the last year. It sports a 6.2 inch AMOLED display that has a pixel density of 2232 x 1080 px. The left and right bezels around its display are almost negligible while the top and bottom bezels are comparatively thicker. The bezel above the display of the smartphone house the earpiece and a single 20 MP front-facing camera.
The Meizu 16s features an Octa-Core CPU which has a clock speed of 2.8 GHz. Even though the TENAA listing does not specify the chipset name, it is most likely to be the Snapdragon 855. Also, the previously mentioned clock speed of smartphone matches that of the chipset. The rear of the smartphone harbours the company branding and dual rear camera setup. The rear camera setup consists of a 48 MP sensor, a 20 MP sensor and a Ring LED flash which provides for even light yield.
In terms of memory and storage, the Meizu 16s has 128 GB of storage and 8 GB of RAM. Details about the option for memory expandability are unavailable. The smartphone is powered by a 3,540 mAh battery which is likely to support high speed fast charging.
Meizu has not yet announced the launch date of the smartphone, the TENAA listing suggests its launch is imminent. The official price of the smartphone will be publicised at the time of its official launch. However, it is reported to priced around Rs 40,000 in India.