Meizu 15, Meizu 15 Plus and Meizu 15 Lite launched


The most powerful device of the three is the Meizu 15. The hardware included suggests Meizu is targeting mid-tier buyers and while solid, nothing really stands out so the company may go for pricing as their unique selling point. The phone comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of native storage. It is equipped with the Snapdragon 660 chipset, 4GB RAM and options for 64GB or 128GB of storage space. The Meizu 15 and Meizu 15 Lite each get 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage, although the Meizu 15 does have the option to bump of storage to 128GB. Back has a 12MP and 20MP resolution camera like the Plus model, with 2x and OIS telephoto, but without EIS. Meizu is using a Sony IMX380 as the primary sensor, while the secondary sensor is a Sony IMX350. Camera features include Four-axis OIS, PDAF, Laser auto-focus and 6-LED ring LED flash. A 3000mAh battery is inside.

Futures: Dual SIM, Android 7.1.2 (Nougat) with Flyme OS 7, Fingerprint sensor, 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo speakers and 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C. As for the Meizu 15, in addition to black, Golden and blue, the smartphone will also be available with a white ceramic coating.

Meizu has just unveiled its Meizu 15 series.

Meizu 15 comes with the price tag of 2499 Yuan (approx $400 / Rs. 26,000) for the 64GB storage variant and 2799 Yuan (approx $445 / Rs. 29,500) for the 128 storage mode.

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The Meizu 15 and 15 Plus will be available in China from April 29. But the camera in the phone is nearly the same - 15 Meizu is no electronic stabilization, the rest of the modules are identical. On the front, we can spot the tiny circular home button with integrated fingerprint sensor. Interestingly, all three smartphones come with USB Type-C port and do not come with a notch. However. Meizu is taking a different route this time with its latest offering of handsets, known as the Meizu 15 series, one of which sporting a Samsung processor. On the screen the latest version of Flyme, v7.0, which is said to have added almost 100 innovations and improvements.

The "Lite" version features a 5.46-inch full HD (1080p) display, but ditches OLED for LTPS LCD. All three phones get a 20-megapixel selfie camera. The Lite is fuelled by a 3000 mAh battery charged over with an 18W (9V at 2A) mCharge charger. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n dual-band, Bluetooth 4.2 Low Energy, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, and 4G VoLTE.

On the optics side of things, both the 15 and Plus models boast a dual 20-megapixel and 12-megapixel rear camera setup with a large aperture of f/1.8, brought by the IMX 380 camera light sensor coupled with optical image stabilization and multi-frame noise reduction.