Meizu, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer has launched an all new smartphone, the Meizu Pro 6s. The phone was launched in China earlier today. Meizu Pro 6s is a mid-range device and is targeted at the budget conscious buyers. Meizu Pro 6s is for now only a China launch where it is expected to be up for sale soon but the phone might just make its way into India – though there’s nothing said on the aspect as of yet. Basically, Meizu Pro 6s is just an upgrade over Meizu Pro 6 which was also a mid-range device. The phone shares most of the specifications with its predecessor but then there are significant changes made in the battery and the display department. With most manufacturers now launching second editions of their devices the next year or the second half of the year, looks like Meizu Pro 6s is following the same trend. Meizu launched their Meizu Pro 6 in April this year.
In terms of specifications, Meizu Pro 6s comes with average specifications that have nothing really outstanding to boast of. As with many mid range smartphones, the entire focus of Meizu Pro 6s is its camera. The other features are just standard. The Meizu Pro 6s, just like Meizu Pro 6 comes in an all metal aluminium body with curved edges. There’s no change in the camera placement or the back design as compared to Meizu Pro 6 and both the phones look identical. Coming to the Android version, Meizu Pro 6s will run Android Marshmallow. However, the phone will have the Flyme 5.6 UI on top of Marshamallow. Meizu Pro 6s comes with a 5.2-inches Full HD Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and a pixel density of 424 ppi. Meizu Pro 6s comes with the new 3D touch technology and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. Huawei launches Huawei Mate 9 and Huawei Mate 9 Porsche Design premium smartphones
Under the hood of Meizu Pro 6s runs a Mediatek MT6797T Helio X25 Deca-core processor. The cores are divided into multiple parts and the following are the sub-divisions: 2×2.5 GHz Cortex-A72, 4×2 GHz Cortex-A53, 4×1.4 GHz Cortex-A53. The phone also runs a Mali-T880 MP4 GPU. There’s not much of a surprise here as Meizu Pro 6 also came with same specifications. The phone is just an upgrade on certain specs while keeping everything else the same. Coming to the internal memory of Meizu Pro 6s, the phone boasts of 64 GB memory. there’s just one internal memory variant. Unfortunately, there’s no memory card slot. The RAM is at 4 GB. The 3D touch functionality that the phone boasts of is integrated with the fingerprint unlocking system on the home button and is similar to that of iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. It registers the force or the pressure applied while unlocking the device or for performing any function and works accordingly. Vivo to launch Vivo V5 in India with 20MP selfie camera for less than Rs 20,000!
Coming to the highlight of the Meizu Pro 6s, the camera. Meizu Pro 6s comes with a 12 MP Sony IMX386 rear end snapper. The phone boasts of a special 4-axis Optical Image Stabilisation, PDAF or phase-detection autofocus, a laser autofocus and perhaps what is one of the best parts of the device, the ten-LED soft-dual-tone flash. The rear end camera comes with a f/2.0 aperture. The front of the device houses a 5MP camera with the same aperture. In terms of battery, Meizu Pro 6s comes with a 3060 mAh battery. The phone comes in the same colour variants as the Meizu Pro 6, namely Black, Gold, Silver, Rose Gold. Meizu Pro 6 is a 4G and LTE enabled device and supports all the standard modes of connectivity. As it was launched in China, the Meizu Pro 6 is priced at CNY 2699 which translates to approximately a little over Rs 26,500.