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Meitu M8 (2017) review

Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Mediatek Helio X20 MT6797
Mali-T880 MP4
4 GB / 64 GB
5.2 inches (1080 x 1920 px)
21 MP, 5344 x 4016 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

Meitu announced the launch of the M8 smartphone in 2017. The manufacturer is offering the Meitu M8 phone with 5.2 inches display, Mediatek Helio X20 MT6797 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The Meitu M8 comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.2 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1080 x 1920 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Meitu M8 specifications

BrandMeitu
NameM8
ModelM8
Release date2017

Body

The weight of Meitu M8 is about 6 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Meitu phone are average (6.13 x 2.81 x 0.37 inches).

Weight6 oz
Dimensions6.13 x 2.81 x 0.37 inches
Colorspurple, red, rose-gold, white
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Meitu M8 comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
SoCMediatek Helio X20 MT6797
CPUDeca-core, Dual-core 2 GHz Cortex-A72, Quad-core 1.85 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUMali-T880 MP4

Display

The size of M8 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.2 inches AMOLED display of Meitu M8 with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size5.2 inches
Resolution1080 x 1920 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Meitu M8 (4 GB) cannot be expanded.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage64 GB
Memory card slotno

Camera

The camera of the M8 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of M8 has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera12 MP
Main camera21 MP, 5344 x 4016 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Meitu M8 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The M8 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands900 / 1800
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv4.1, A2DP
GPSA-GPS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 3000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of M8 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 3000 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The M8 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Meitu phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsFast charging, MEIOS 3.5
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Meitu M8, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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