Meizu recently launched the Meizu M6s and it is the company’s first smartphone the be announced in the year 2018. It was actually launched on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. The major highlight of the M6s are its 18:9 aspect ratio display, an Exynos processor, and a fingerprint scanner mounted by the side. The brand also introduced the Super mBack feature which was integrated onto the new Halo pressure sensitive button built into the display. As you read on, you will get to see some other exciting features, full specifications as well as the Meizu M6s price which you can pay for the phone once it is released.
Meizu M6s Features
The Meizu M6s smartphone has been introduced as Meizu S8 in China (aka Charm Blue S6), but both phones are the same in terms on features and specs. It is a dual SIM phone that runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat with Flyme OS 6.2 on top. It has a 5.7 inch (1440 x 720 pixels) HD+ 2.5D curved glass in-cell display. The screen has a 450 nits brightness, wide opening angles and 1000:1 contrast ratio.
Looking at the chipset, the Meizu M6s is powered by a hexa-core (two Cortex-A73 cores clocked at 2.0GHz and four cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.6GHz) Samsung Exynos 7872 SoC with Mali-G71 GPU. The processor is coupled with a 3GB RAM, giving users an enhanced performance. Meizu claimed that it is the first phone to come with the 14nm Samsung Exynos 7872 SoC.
From the camera department, the Meizu M6s features a primary camera having a 16MP Samsung CMOS lens with f/2.0 aperture and an 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture and adaptive beauty technology, which is also known as ArcSoft Beauty Algorithm Adaptive Skinning Technology. The primary camera also has a dual-tone LED flash, 5P lens, and CMOS sensor.
In terms of internal storage, the Meizu M6s has two variants, one of 32GB and the other 64GB. Connectivity options of the smartphone includes; 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, and Bluetooth 4.2. Sensors on board include accelerometer, gyroscope, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and proximity (infrared) sensor. The device will be powered by a 3000mAh battery, and have body dimensions of 152 x 72.5 x 8mm in terms of height, width and thickness respectively. It weigh just 160 grams.
Meizu M6s Specifications
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, January 19th|
|Dimensions||152 x 72.5 x 8 mm (5.98 x 2.85 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||160 g (5.64 oz)|
|Build||Front glass, aluminum body|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.7 inches, 83.8 cm2 (~76.1% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~282 ppi density)|
|– Flyme UI 6.2|
|OS||Android 7.0 (Nougat)|
|CPU||Hexa-core (4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 & 2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A73)|
|Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||32/64 GB, 3 GB RAM|
|Primary||16 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED dual-tone flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection|
|Secondary||8 MP, f/2.0|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|USB||Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|– Fast battery charging (18W)
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– MP4/H.264 player
– Document editor
– Photo/video editor
|Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery|
|Colours||Black, Silver, Gold, Blue|
|Price||About 150 EUR|
Meizu M6s Release Date
The Meizu M6s will be released on Friday, 19th January 2018, but will be limited to online stores like Lynx, Suning, and Jingdong om that date. It will then be available via Meizu store on Saturday, January 20th 2018, then other offline retailers the coming week. The phone will be available in colours like Champagne Gold, Matte Black, Moon Silver, and Global Blue.
Meizu M6s Price
The Meizu M6s price in China will start from CNY999 for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage version, and CNY1,199 for the 3GB RAM + 64GB storage version.
The Meizu M6s price in USA will start from $155 for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage version, and $186 for the 3GB RAM + 64GB storage version.
The Meizu M6s price in Europe will start from €126 for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage version, and €152 for the 3GB RAM + 64GB storage version.
The Meizu M6s price in India will start from Rs. 9,900 for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage version, and Rs. 11,900 for the 3GB RAM + 64GB storage version.
Prices in other countries like Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, South Africa and Tanzania will be listed here once they are announced by various retail stores located in the respective countries.