MEIZU 16X with Snapdragon 710 and In-display Fingerprint Scanner Launched

MEIZU 16X with Snapdragon 710 and In-display Fingerprint Scanner Launched

MEIZU 16X with Snapdragon 710 and In-display Fingerprint Scanner Launched

by September 19, 2018

Meizu 16XChinese handset maker Meizu has launched a new phone in its hometown. The phone is dubbed as Meizu 16X and is basically a stripped down version of Meizu 16 smartphone which was launched by the company last month. It is already available for pre-order. The shipping of the device will start from next week.

Meizu 16X Price and Availability:

The Meizu 16X base variant i.e. 6GB RAM + 64GB storage is priced at CNY 2098 which is roughly Rs. 22,300. The top variant i.e. 6GB RAM + 128GB storage comes with a price tag of CNY 2398 which is roughly Rs. 25, 450. The color options available for the users are Black, White, Blue and Rose Gold. As mentioned earlier, the pre-orders have already started for the phone in China but there is no word yet on the launch of the device in Indian market.

Meizu 16X Features and Specifications:

The Meizu 16X runs Android 8.0 Oreo-based Flyme OS out of the box and is fueled by a 3,100mAh battery. Under the hood, the phone is powered by 2.2 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 710 SoC along with 6GB of RAM and Adreno 616 GPU for graphics. There are two options in terms of internal storage- 64GB and 128GB. There is an option to expand the storage further using a microSD card.

In terms of design, the Meziu 16X has a unique design language as compared to the other brands as it avoids the notch which gives the users a near full screen experience. The phone features an all metal body design with smooth finish at the back. The display is 6-inch Full HD+ AMOLED with 1080 × 2160 pixels, 90.62% screen to body ratio and 402 PPI pixel density.

In the camera department, you get a vertically stacked dual camera set up on the rear which comprises of 12-megapixel Sony IMX380 primary sensor with OIS and a 20-megapixel secondary sensor for depth-of-field effect. The rear camera set up features an ArcSoft Algorithm, auto HDR, and enhanced scene recognition with Artificial Intelligence. The front hosts a 20-megapixel snapper with portrait mode and AI-functionality.

  • 6-inch Full HD+ AMOLED Display
  • 2 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 710 SoC
  • Adreno 616 GPU
  • 6GB of RAM
  • 64GB and 128GB onboard storage options (expandable)
  • 12MP + 20MP dual rear camera set up
  • 20MP selfie camera
  • 3,100mAh battery capacity
  • Android 8.0 Oreo-based Flyme OS

For connectivity purpose the Meizu 16X comes with support for Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, NFC, GPS + GLONASS, 3.5mm headphone jack and USB Type-C. For security purpose, the phone features and in-display fingerprint scanner. In terms of dimensions, the phone measures 151 x 73.5 x 7.5 mm and weighs in at 154 grams.