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Meizu MX5 (2015) review

Android OS v5.0.1 (Lollipop)
Mediatek Helio X10 MT6795
PowerVR G6200
3 GB / 16 GB
5.5 inches (1080 x 1920 px)
20.7 MP, 5248 х 3936 px, laser autofocus

Meizu announced the launch of the MX5 smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the Meizu MX5 phone with 5.5 inches display, Mediatek Helio X10 MT6795 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Meizu MX5 comes with Android OS v5.0.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 3150 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.5 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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Meizu MX5 specifications

BrandMeizu
NameMX5
ModelMX5
Release date2015

Body

The weight of Meizu MX5 is about 5.26 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Meizu phone are average (5.9 x 2.94 x 0.3 inches).

Weight5.26 oz
Dimensions5.9 x 2.94 x 0.3 inches
Colorsblack/silver, gold, gray, silver
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Meizu MX5 comes with Android OS v5.0.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v5.0.1 (Lollipop)
SoCMediatek Helio X10 MT6795
CPUOcta-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUPowerVR G6200

Display

The size of MX5 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.5 inches AMOLED display of Meizu MX5 with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size5.5 inches
Resolution1080 x 1920 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Meizu MX5 (3 GB) cannot be expanded.

RAM3 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotno

Camera

The camera of the MX5 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 camera20.7 MP, 5248 х 3936 px, laser autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Meizu MX5 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 MX5 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/ac
Bluetoothv4.1, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radiono
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 3150 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of MX5 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 3150 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. 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 MX5 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, gyroscope, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 3, Dual SIM, Flyme 4.5
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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 Meizu MX5, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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