China-based smartphone company Meizu, which entered the Indian market back in June last year with the Meizu m2 Note, has come up with its latest offering in the country dubbed the Meizu m3s. It’s worth noting that this smartphone is nothing but the successor to the Meizu m2, which at the time of launch was priced at Rs 6,999. The company had launched the Meizu m3s in China a few months ago.
Talking of specs, the Meizu m3s features a 5-inch IPS LCD display with 1280 x 720 pixels HD resolution and 294 PPI pixel density. The display is also covered with a 2.5D curved glass. Powering the phone is an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor out of which four cores are clocked at 1.5GHz while other four cores are clocked at 1GHz. Under the hood, it is also coupled with Mali T860 GPU for graphics and 3GB of RAM for multitasking.
For photography, one gets a 13-megapixel rear snapper with a dual-tone LED Flash, phase detection autofocus (PDAF), and f/2.2 aperture. It is mated with a 5-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture. The phone runs Flyme OS 5.1 on top of the outdated Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system. It also offers a fingerprint scanner embedded onto the home button.
The Meizu m3s is a Dual-SIM device with one Nano and one hybrid Nano SIM slot. The phone comes in two variants out of which a 2GB RAM variant offers 16GB internal storage whereas the bigger 3GB RAM variant provides 32GB onboard storage. The memory is expandable up to 128GB with the help of a hybrid SIM slot.
It comes with a standard set of connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. The supported sensors include an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass. At last, it packs in a 3020mAh non-removable battery.
Available in White, Silver, and Gold colour options, the Meizu m3s costs Rs 7,999 for 2GB RAM + 16GB storage variant. On the other hand, a 3GB RAM + 32GB variant is priced at Rs 9,299.
Key specs of the Meizu M3s
|Display||5-inch 720p HD (2.5D Curved Glass)|
|Processor||1.5GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750|
|RAM||2GB / 3GB|
|Internal storage||16GB / 32GB (Expandable Up To 128GB Via microSD Card)|
|Camera||16MP Rear Rear / 5MP Front|
|Operating system||Android 5.1 Lollipop|