Meizu Blue Charm Metal with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Helio X10 SoC, YunOS announced

Meizu Blue Charm Metal

Meizu has announced the Blue Charm Metal, the company’s first smartphone that runs on Alibaba’s YunOS with Flyme UI on top. It has a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) display with 2.5D curved glass, is powered by a 2 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio X10 processor, has a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual tone LED flash and phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) that promises 0.2 seconds focus. It has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. As the name indicates, it has a unibody custom metal alloy build.

Meizu Blue Charm Metal

It has dual SIM support with 4G TD/FDD-LTE support  in both the SIMs. The second SIM can also be used as a microSD expansion slot if needed. It has mTouch 2.1 fingerprint sensor  from FCP integrated into the home button that can unlock the phone in 0.48 seconds and the mBack touch-sensitive button offers different functions depending on how hard you press it.

Meizu Blue Charm Metal specifications

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) LTPS display with 2.5D curved glass, T2X-1 glass protection
  • 2 GHz MediaTek Helio X10 Octa-Core 64-bit processor with PowerVR G6200 GPU
  • 2GB LPDDR3 RAM, 16/32GB internal memory variants, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Flyme OS 5 based on YunOS
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (SIM 2 slot can also be used as microSD slot)
  • 13MP rear camera with dual tone LED Flash, 5P lenses f/2.2 aperture, PDAF
  • 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • Dimensions: 150.7x 75.3x 8.2mm; Weight: 162g
  • 4G LTE  / 3G HSPA+ , WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
  • 3140mAh battery

The Meizu Blue Charm Metal comes in White, Gold, Grey, Blue and Pink colors and is priced at 1099 Yuan (Rs .11,270  / US$170 approx) for the 16GB version and 1299 Yuan (Rs. 13,330 / US$204 approx.) for the 32GB version. It is now available for pre-order and will go on sale in China from November 2nd.

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