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Meizu M8 (2018) review

Android OS v8.1 (Oreo)
Mediatek Helio P22 MT6762
PowerVR GE8320
4 GB / 64 GB
5.7 inches (720 x 1440 px)
12 + 5 MP, 4000 x 3000 px, autofocus

Meizu announced the launch of the M8 smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the Meizu M8 phone with 5.7 inches display, Mediatek Helio P22 MT6762 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The Meizu M8 comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3100 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.7 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1440 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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Meizu M8 specifications

BrandMeizu
NameM8
ModelM8
Release date2018

Body

The weight of Meizu M8 is about 5.61 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Meizu phone are average (5.81 x 2.86 x 0.32 inches).

Weight5.61 oz
Dimensions5.81 x 2.86 x 0.32 inches
Colorsblack, gold
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Meizu M8 comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.1 (Oreo)
SoCMediatek Helio P22 MT6762
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUPowerVR GE8320

Display

The size of M8 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.7 inches IPS display of Meizu M8 with 720 x 1440 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5.7 inches
Resolution720 x 1440 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Meizu M8 (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage64 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

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.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera12 + 5 MP, 4000 x 3000 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Meizu 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 doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radiono
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 3100 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 3100 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 Meizu phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Meizu M8 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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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 Meizu M8, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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