Chinese smartphone maker Meizu has expanded its Meizu 16 series with the launch of a new device dubbed as the Meizu 16xs. It borrows most of the specs from Meizu 16s that was launched earlier in April this year. Let’s take a look at what the device has in store for us:
The Meizu 16xs sports a 6.2-inch FHD+ display with AMOLED panel fitted on the top. The device doesn’t come with a notch and instead has thin bezels on the top that houses the selfie camera. It features a fingerprint scanner sitting beneath the display. The Meizu 16xs is available in four colour options – Knight Black, Coral Orange, Ice Silk White and Atlantis Blue.
On the back, the Meizu 16xs features a triple camera setup. It comprises of a 48MP main Sony IMX586 sensor, 8MP ultra-wide lens, and a 5MP third camera. On the front, the device is fitted with a 16MP selfie shooter. The camera is backed by various AI features including scene recognition, super night scene mode, portrait mode, and HDR+.
On the hardware front, the Meizu 16xs is equipped with a Snapdragon 675 processor coupled with 6GB RAM. It offers two internal storage options of 64GB and 128GB. The device features Hyper Gaming technology for better gaming performance. The Meizu 16xs is powered by a 4,000mAh battery unit with support for 18W fast charging. It runs Android 9 Pie out of the box with Meizu’s custom Flyme OS skinned on the top.
Connectivity options on the smartphone include dual-SIM, VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS and a USB Type-C port.
Pricing & Availability:
The 6GB + 64GB variant of the Meizu 16xs is priced at 1,698 Yuan (~Rs 17,151). The 6GB + 128GB model carries a price tag of 1,998 Yuan (~Rs 20,182). The device will go on sale starting June 10th in China. International pricing and availability is unknown at present.