|Type||Electronic Technology Manufacturer and Exporter|
|Headquarters||Zhuhai, Guangdong, People's Republic of China|
|Products||Meizu MX, Meizu M8, Meizu MX2|
Meizu Technology Co., Ltd. (Chinese: 魅族科技有限公司, or simply "Meizu" (Chinese: 魅族; pinyin: Mèi Zú)) is a Chinese electronics manufacturer from Zhuhai. Meizu has created phones and music players and has developed the M6 Mini Player, the M3 Music Card, released in March 2007, and the M8 miniOne mobile phone, released February 2009. The company later planned to release another MP3 player based on the M8 miniOne, named the M7, but cancelled it. Meizu has official stores located in mainland China and Hong Kong. Meizu has recently released its new smartphone in both mainland China and Hong Kong, calling it the Meizu MX and is in one of best selling Chinese smartphones. The company has also released a new operating system called Flyme.
Meizu has been featured at high profile events such as CeBIT 2007 in Hannover Germany, the Hong Kong Electronics Fair and the China Sourcing Fair: Electronics and Components and had some mainstream media exposure because of M8 miniOne.
On 1 January 2012, Meizu released the MX, a Flyme operating system smartphone in China. A quad-core version of the MX, dubbed as the MX 4-core, which also came with the FlyMe Android distribution, was announced in 25 June 2012.
In December 2012, Meizu released their smartphone called the "MX2". It runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and Flyme 2.0. After 8 months, Meizu sold more than 1 million pieces of it.
Meizu announced their phone "MX3" in September 2013. It will have a 5.1 inch screen with a Samsung Exynos 5410 double-4core.
The Meizu MX3 will release in end of September 2013. It will have the new Samsung Exynos 5410 (2×4 cores) which is clocked at 1.6 and 1.2 GHz. It is the first smartphone which has 128 GB of internal memory.
More specifications: 5.1 inch 1080×1800p screen
8 MP backcamera, 2 MP frontcamera by Sony.
2400 mAh battery
NFC and HSDPA+
Available in 16, 32, 64 and 128 GB.
Flyme 3.0 will release in the end of September with the launch of Meizu's new phone.
It will also support the MX2 which works on Flyme 2.4 now. Meizu will improve their Smartbar and will fully change their UI style.
Flyme is developed by Meizu's ex CEO, J. Wong.
The Meizu MX2 is the latest smartphone by Meizu. It is produced by Foxconn and went on sale at end of 2012 in China, Russia, Israel and Hong Kong. It has proven to be a popular phone in China with more than 1 million sold pieces. It is available in 16, 32 and 64 GB; with a starting price of about $400 for the 16 GB version.
- CPU: MX5S, 1.6 GHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A9,
- 4.4-inch display with 16:10 screen ratio,
- 8 MP back and 1.9 MP front camera,
- 2 GB of RAM and a built-in 1800 mAh battery.
The Meizu MX is the latest Chinese smartphone designed and marketed by Meizu, which runs a modified Android operating system dubbed as FlyMe OS. The MX is Meizu's first smartphone to be released outside of mainland China. It was launched in Hong Kong and mainland China at the same time. MX consists of 4 cores, which increases the performance by up to 60% compared to dual-core processor phones. It has an 8-megapixel camera with backside illumination to provide people with improved photos and can also record in 1080p for videos.
Network: GSM/GPRS/EDGE/WCDMA/HSPA+ (upload: 11.5 Mbit/s, Download: 21.6 Mbit/s)
CPU: Samsung Exynos 4210 @ 1.4 GHz (The phone will run at 1 GHz when the 'CPU level' is set to 'normal', user has to set to 'High' to get 1.4 GHz)
RAM: LPDDR1066 1 GB (Available: ~840 MB, usable (after starting up): ~550 MB)
GPU: Mali-400 MP
Monitor: 960×640 4.0" ASV display
WLAN: Wi-Fi/WAPI (802.11b/g/n) Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
Battery: 1600 mAh (can not be replaced)
Storage: 16 GB (not expandable)
Camera: 8 MP with back-illuminated sensor LED and support 1080p video recording (30 FPS)
System: Android 4.0.3
Others: Support MHL technology
- Meizu M8 phone
- Meizu's M9 launch amasses thousands of Jack Wong fans across China (video)
- Richard Lai (January 1, 2012). "Meizu MX launches today, lines dotted all over China as usual (updated)". engadget.com. Retrieved 2012-01-06.
- Richard Lai (June 25, 2012). "Meizu MX 4-core and Flyme OS 1.0 formally announced, available on June 30th". engadget.com. Retrieved 2012-06-25.