Meizu launches 6 inch M3 Max smartphone (in China)

Chinese phone maker Meizu’s latest phone features a big screen, a big battery, and… reasonably big specs, I suppose. The Meizu M3 Max has the kind of hardware we’ve come to expect from upper mid-range smartphones from Chinese companies this summer, including a MediaTek Helio P10 octa-core processor, 3GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. […]

Meizu M3E smartphone launches in China for $195

Just weeks after launching the $298 Meizu MX6 smartphone in China, Meizu has unveiled a new phone with less impressive specs, but a design that’s reminiscent of the MX6 and a price that’s more than $100 lower. The new Meizu M3E is priced at 1,299 yuan, or $195. The phone has a 5.5 inch full HD display, 3GB […]

Meizu launches MX6 smartphone with deca-core CPU, 4GB RAM

Chinese smartphone maker Meizu’s latest flagship is a phone with a MediaTek Helio X20 deca-core processor, 4GB of RAM, and a 5.5 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel display. The Meizu MX6 also features a 3,060 mAh battery, a fingerprint sensor, and Android 6.0 software. The phone will be available July 30th for 1,999 yuan ($298). Other […]

Meizu MX6 Ubuntu Edition coming soon (leaks)

Chinese device maker Meizu offers a range of Android smartphones with decent specs and reasonably low prices. Meizu is also one of the few companies producing phones that come with Ubuntu software as an alternative to Android. The Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition was the most powerful Ubuntu phone to date when it launched earlier […]

Qualcomm sues smartphone maker Meizu over patent infringement

Chinese smartphone company Meizu may be using processors from MediaTek and Samsung in most of its latest phones. But US chip maker Qualcomm has filed a complaint with regulators in Beijing, claiming that Meizu is using Qualcomm’s patented technology without a license. At issue are Qualcomm’s patents relating to 3G and 4G LTE wireless communications. […]

Meizu M3S is a $106 octa-core smartphone with a fingerprint reader

Just a few months after launching a $92 smartphone with a 64-bit, octa-core processor and a 5 inch HD display, Chinese phone maker Meizu has unveiled a slightly better model with a slightly higher prices. The new Meizu M3S looks a lot like the Meizu M3, but the updated model has a fingerprint scanner and a […]

Meizu’s first US product is a crowdfunded wireless speaker

Chinese device maker Meizu is preparing to launch one of its first products for the US market. But it’s not one of the company’s inexpensive high-quality smartphones. It’s a wireless speaker called Gravity. Meizu expects to begin shipping the speaker in December, and you can reserve one for $169 and up through the company’s crowdfunding […]

Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition smartphone now available for $370

The Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition is the most powerful smartphone to have Ubuntu phone software pre-installed. It features a 5.7 inch full HD display, a Samung Exynos 7420 octa-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. First announced in February, the Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition is now available for purchase from JD.com $370. While this is […]

Meizu M3 is an octa-core, 64-bit smartphone for $92

Chinese smartphone maker Meizu is updating its budget smartphone lineup with a new phone that sells for under $100, but which has an HD display, an octa-core processor, and a large battery. Last year the company launched the Meizu M2 with a 5 inch, 720p display, a quad-core CPU, and a 2,500 mAh battery. Now […]

Meizu Pro 6 smartphone has a 10-core MediaTek Helio X25 processor

Meizu’s new top-of-the-line smartphone features a 5.2 inch full HD AMOLED display, 4GB of RAM, and Android 6.0 software. But there are a few other things that really make the Meizu Pro 6 stand out. It’s one of the first Android phones to feature a pressure-sensitive “force touch” display. And it’s the only device to ship with […]

Meizu M3 Note is a big, metal, octa-core phone for $123 and up

Chinese phone maker Meizu is one of a handful of companies that’s earned a reputation in recent years for launching high-quality phones with surprisingly low price tags, and the company’s new Meizu M3 Note is no exception. Prices for this 5.5 inch smartphone star tat 799 yuan, or about $123. But the phone has some […]

Meizu Pro 6 to be first phone with a MediaTek Helio X25 chip

Chip maker MediaTek has unveiled a new deca-core processor called the MediaTek Helio X25. It basically has the same architecture a the existing Helio X20, but the new model has a higher clock speeds for both the CPU and graphics cores. MediaTek and Chinese phone maker Meizu have also revealed that the upcoming Meizu Pro […]