Meizu 18, 18 Pro design revealed ahead of March 3rd launch


  • Meizu 18 series is launching in China on March 3rd
  • The phones could ship without chargers
  • They are expected to feature Samsung E4 AMOLED screens

Meizu 18 and 18 Pro  were confirmed to launch on March 3rd in China. On the same date, Meizu is also unveiling its Flyme 9 UI and is celebrating its 18th anniversary. Today, the brand has given us a glimpse of the two phones through a poster on its official Weibo account.

The phone present on the left is the vanilla Meizu 18 and the phone on the right is 18 Pro. The poster also revealed some key features of the Meizu 18 and 18 Pro that include a centrally placed punch-hole camera, curved display, and in-display fingerprint sensor.

Meizu 18 and Meizu 18 Pro key features

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Meizu 18 series official poster

The Meizu 18 and 18 Pro, as seen on the official poster, sport an in-display fingerprint sensor which suggests us that the displays will be AMOLED, and going by previous leaks they are expected to be expected to be Samsung E4 AMOLED panels. Just like their predecessors, Meizu 17 and 17 Pro, the upcoming devices will also have a curved display design. The resolution of the punch-hole camera is not known at the moment.

Meizu 18, 18 Pro renders leaked

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Meizu 18 series leaked renders 

Popular tipster, Digital Chat Station, leaked the high resolution renders of the Meizu 18 and 18 Pro, which have given us the complete front view of the design. The phones leaked by the tipster is in line with that of the official poster revealed today. The renders hint that the vanilla model would be smaller than the Pro variant, but we will have to wait for the confirmation from the company.

Meizu 18 and Meizu 18 Pro expected specifications

If the previous leaks are true, the Meizu 18 is expected be powered by the Snapdragon 870 SoC, whereas, the Pro variant could sport the Snapdragon 888 SoC.  The Meizu 18 and 18 Pro, according to CQC certification, could feature 3, 910mAh and 4, 855mAh batteries, respectively. The alleged screenshot of the Meizu 18 screen that was leaked recently had given us a clear picture of the specifications, revealing Snapdragon 870 SoC, 8GB RAM + 256GB configuration, and a triple camera setup at the rear that includes 64MP + 12MP + 5MP sensors.

The Meizu 18 and 18 Pro would be the brand’s first ever models to ship without chargers but will support 30W fast charging on vanilla model and 40W charge speed on the Pro model, as per the 3C certification.