Meizu 16 Set to Launch in August with In-display Fingerprint Scanner

Meizu 16 Set to Launch in August with In-display Fingerprint Scanner

Meizu 16 Set to Launch in August with In-display Fingerprint Scanner

by June 18, 2018

Meizu launched the Meizu 15 series in April and now the company is preparing to launch the successor i.e. Meizu 16. Recently, company’s founder Jack Wong had confirmed in a forum post that the Meizu 16 will be launched in August 2018. He also confirmed that the phone will be powered by Snapdragon 845 chipset. Now, Jack Wong has revealed some more information about the upcoming device.

Meizu 16

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As per the recent forum post, the Meizu 16 will come in two variants. One will be powered by Snapdragon 845, while the other will be powered by Snapdragon 710. The higher-end variant will have 8GB of RAM. The phone will also feature an in-display fingerprint sensor, but it’s not sure of it will be present in both the variants or only in the higher one. Jack Wong also mentioned that the Meizu 16 will have an impressive screen to body ratio which will be better than the iPhone X and Mi 8. The iPhone X has a screen to body ratio of 82.9%, while the Mi 8 has a screen to body ratio of 83.8%. Which means that the Meizu 16 may have a screen to body ratio of around 85% or maybe more than that.

Other speculated specifications of Meizu 16:

The Meizu 16 may run Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box topped with Meizu’s customised Flyme OS user interface. The RAM will be 6GB or 8GB and internal storage capacity will be 64GB or 128GB. The phone may feature dual rear camera set up of 12MP + 12MP and a 20MP selfie camera. The battery capacity will be 3080mAh with support for fast charging.

  • Snapdragon 845 or Snapdragon 710
  • Android 8.1 Oreo operating system
  • 6GB or 8GB RAM
  • 64GB or 128GB internal storage
  • Dual rear camera of 12MP + 12MP
  • 20MP selfie camera
  • 3080mAh battery capacity

There is no information available yet regarding the pricing of the Meizu 16. Keep watching this space for more updates on the device.