The Meizu MX5 in pictures after its official announcement

The Meizu MX5 in pictures after its official announcement


The 30th June was definitely rich in novelties. After the Honor, Meizu formalized its latest high-end device, the Meizu MX5. In accordance to the teasers, it comes with a design 100% metal very similar to the iPhone 6 Plus, the technical specs are very interesting since the device is equipped with a large Super AMOLED screen 5.5 inch Full HD and a 20 megapixel camera sensor with laser autofocus.

Meizu MX5
The MX5 Meizu is finally official

For the performances, the smartphone counts on a MediaTek’s Helio X10 (MT6795) processor. A chip composed of eight cores and based on a 64 bit architecture. This will be accompanied by a PowerVR G6200 GPU and 3GB of RAM. The phone is also equipped with a fingerprint scanner.

The Sony IMX220 camera of 20.7 megapixels is the same found in the Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact but with laser autofocus. With this new feature, Meizu promises a reactivity time of 0.2 milliseconds. For selfies, we will find a front camera of 5 megapixels.

The 3150 mAh battery supports the “mCharge” technology for rapid charging, allowing to charge up to 25% in just 10 minutes and 50% within 20 minutes.

On the Chinese market, the device will be priced at:

  • 16 GB version: 290 $
  • 32 GB version: 320 $
  • 64 GB version: 390 $
 Technical specs
PLATFORMAndroid Lollipop via Flyme 4.5
DISPLAYSuper AMOLED 5.5 inches, Full HD 1080 x 1920 pixels (401 ppi)
CPU64 Bit MediaTek MT6795 Helio X10 clocked at 2.2 Ghz
GPUPowerVR G6200
MEMORY16/32/64 GB
Micro SDYes, up to 128 GB
CAMERAPrimary: 20.7 MP, 5248 х 3936 pixels, laser autofocus, dual-LED flash
Secondary: 5 MP, 1080p@30fps
DIMENSIONS149.9 x 74.7 x 7.6 mm (5.90 x 2.94 x 0.30 in)
BATTERYNon-removable Li-Ion 3150 mAh battery
Dual SIMYes

Official photos

Meizu MX5 rapid charge

Meizu MX5 Dual SIM

Meizu MX5 screen

Meizu MX5 camera

Meizu MX5 back

Meizu MX5 side

Meizu MX5 white

Meizu MX5 fingerprint scanner