Meizu M5 Price in Dubai, UAE  

Meizu M5

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INTRODUCTION

Meizu M5
Meizu M5

Meizu gave the news of its new launch in October 2016 about Meizu M5. This November it was released with a bang in the market and received an immense response for its features. In the middle range price, it came with a fully loaded handset having features that match to that of higher range phones. From then the reviews of this phone have been good and it is rated well. This phone is much in talk for the range of colors in which it is going to be launched along with its finishing body that makes it look more classy. It is an Android phone with dual SIM and along with the new specifics has already become the hot favorite amongst the youngsters. Meizu has set itself as a good brand in the phone industry and is expected to release the higher version of the same next year. If you haven’t thought of the phone yet, it's time you check the specifics and book one for yourself sooner.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Meizu M5 Design and Display
Meizu M5 Design & Build

Meizu M5 comes with a screen of 5.2 inches IPS LCD capacitive touch display. With 69.5 % screen to body ratio and 16 M colors, it comes with the resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels which is 282 ppi approximately. It is a dual SIM phone weighing 138 grams. It gives the best of body colors to choose from. The colors available are mint green, sapphire blue, matte black, glacier white and champagne gold. When we talk about its size, its dimensions are 5.80 x 2.87 x 0.32 inches. The display also has 2.5 D curved glass. The entire package will come with a user manual, handset, charger, and battery.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

Meizu M5 Fingerprint Sensor
Meizu M5 Fingerprint Sensor

The smartphone is having the Android operating system of v5.1 lollipop with Flymme 5.5 skin. The GPU is of Mali-T860 MP2 and CPU of 1.5 GHz Cortex A53 octa-core processor. The chipset in its platform is of Mediatek MT6750. The network technology is of LTE/ GSM/ HSPA type. The internal memory options are of 16 GB with 2 GB RAM or 32 GB with 3GB RAM. You can use the SIM 2 slot to expand the memory up to 256 GB. It has HTML 5 browser and does not support JAVA. The handset comes with the compass, accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, ambient light sensors, and proximity sensors. It also has a photo or video and document editor. For messaging the phone gives the options of IM, SMS, push mail, E-mail and MMS. For business and personal productivity, the handset has various applications like calendar, phonebook, calculator, clock plus alarm and document viewer.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

Meizu M5 Camera
Meizu M5 Camera

Meizu M5 is known for an excellent camera amongst all the phones in the same price range. The rear camera is splendid with 13 MP resolution and focus point 2.0 with a 5P lens. It comes with dual LED flash and variety of features like autofocus, face detection and geotagging. The secondary camera though is 5 MP with 4P lens for video calling and selfies. The specifics for video recording is 1080p @30fps. It comes with a good loudspeaker and a 3.5 mm jack. Sound system gives WAV ringtones, vibration and MP3 options for the alerts. It supports MP3/ WAV/ eAAC+/ Flac player and H.264/ MP4 player. The multimedia of the phone is expected to have a video recorder, video player, and music player.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

The phone comes with a capacity of 3070 mAh battery which is of nonremovable type. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi of 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot, dual band, Bluetooth with A2DP, LE and v4.0, GPS with GLONASS and A- GPS and a micro USB v2.0. The handset does not have radio connectivity. It is also not supporting infrared, NFC and USB OTG.

PROS AND CONS

Since Meizu M5 comes with loads of goodness, the technology also has some limitations. Go through the disadvantages also carefully before you decide to make a purchase of this phone.

WHAT WE LIKED
  • 5.2 inch display with 1280 x 720 pixel resolution
  • Hybrid dual SIM supports 2G and 3G
  • Android v5.1 lollipop operating system
  • Internal memory choices- 16 GB with 2GB RAM and 32 GB with 3GB RAM
  • Expandable memory option of 256 GB
  • Front camera resolution is 5MP while that of back camera is 16MP.
  • Non removable battery of 3070 mAh capacity
  • MediaTek octa core 1.5 GHz processor
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Battery is not removable
  • Connectivity options do not support infrared, USB OTG and NFC
  • No radio
  • Does not support 4G
  • Fingerprinting sensor not available
  • Wireless charging or quick charging not available for battery
  • Temperature sensor not present

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