Meizu m3 note sports a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) LTPS 2.5D curved glass display with 450 nits brightness. It is powered by 1.8 GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor with Mali T860 GPU. Running Android 5.1 (Lollipop) with Flyme OS 5.1 on top, it comes in 2GB RAM with 16GB storage or 3GBRAM with 32GB storage (eMMC 5.1) variants. Storage can be expanded to up to 128GB with microSD.
At the front the device has a 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, earpiece and usual set of proximity and ambient light sensors.
It has a 3.5mm audio jack and a microphone at the top.
Loud speaker grill, primary microphone and micro USB port are present at the bottom. The phone which has a unibody metal design, measures 153.6 × 75.5 × 8.3mm and weighs 163 grams.
Below the display, the phone has a physical home button, which comes embedded with mTouch 2.1 fingerprint sensor that can unlock the phone in 0.2 seconds.
The power/lock switch and volume rockers are present on the right side of the phone.
At the back, the device has a 13-megapixel camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture and 5P lens. Meizu branding is present at the center.
The phone has hybrid dual SIM support that lets you use the second SIM as the microSD slot when required.
The phone has a 4100mAh built-in battery that promises up to 17 hours of video playback. Connectivity options on the phone include 4G LTE with voLTE, dual-band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS.
The Meizu m3 note comes in Grey, Silver and Golden colors and is priced at 799 yuan (US$ 123 / Rs. 8,220 approx.) for 2GB RAM with 16GB storage variant and 999 yuan (US$ 154 / Rs. 10,280 approx.) for the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage variant. Registration begins today and it will be available in China from April 11th. It will launch in India next month.
Sneha Bokil contributed to this post