Yesterday, Meizu launched the Meizu M8c Android Smartphone at their event launch. The Meizu M8c is a mid-range Android smartphone with not so many features. This device launched with a 146.4 x 70 x 8.5 mm (5.76 x 2.76 x 0.33 in) dimension. Also, it boasts of a 5.45-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen.
This post reviews this new device from Meizu.
Design and Display
The Meizu M8c Android device has a dimension of 146.4 x 70 x 8.5 mm (5.76 x 2.76 x 0.33 in). Also, it weighs about 140g. In addition, it has a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels. With an 18:9 aspect ratio (~295 ppi density).
This device comes with a Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by). Alongside a 5.45-inch IPS Capacitive touchscreen, with 16M colours.
The amazing thing about this device is its facial unlock features that it possess. It’s becoming a trend now for mid-range Android devices to include the facial unlock feature. Hence, abandoning the long used fingerprint scanner.
Meanwhile, the screen supports Multitouch. And this phone comes in four colours: Black, Gold, Blue, and Red.
Hardware and Software
The Meizu M8c smartphone comes with the Android 7.0 (Nougat) Android operating system.
Meizu M8c is powered by a Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 chipset with a 32-bit processor. It also comes with a Quad-core processor that clocks at 1.40GHz.
Furthermore, it uses an Adreno 308 GPU for its graphics handling.
The Meizu M8c comes with 2GB of RAM and 16/32GB internal storage. This inbuilt memory can be expanded to 128Gb with the use of a microSD card.
Other sensors on this device are Accelerometer and proximity sensors.
Camera and Battery
The Meizu M8c smartphone sports a 13 MP, f/2.2 rear camera. With phase detection autofocus, and LED flash.
In front, there’s an 8 MP, f/2.0 camera. For those lovely selfies, even in low light conditions.
Other features of this camera include Geo-tagging, touch focus, and face detection.
As for the battery, there’s a Non-removable Li-Ion 3070 mAh battery.
The expected price of this device is about 140 EUR. Which is equivalent to N60,000
Finally here are the full specifications of this Meizu device.
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, June|
|BODY||Dimensions||146.4 x 70 x 8.5 mm (5.76 x 2.76 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||140 g (4.94 oz)|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.45 inches, 76.7 cm2 (~74.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~295 ppi density)|
|– Flyme UI|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 7.0 (Nougat)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM|
|CAMERA||Primary||13 MP, f/2.2, phase detection autofocus, LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection|
|Secondary||8 MP, f/2.0|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.1, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM|
|– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– MP4/H.264 player
– Document editor
– Photo/video editor
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Ion 3070 mAh battery|
|MISC||Colors||Black, Gold, Blue, Red|