MEIZU M1 Note

price Rs. 10,999 onwards | launch May, 2015
magic score ?
<50
poor value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#116
of 144 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 3 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Solid build quality
  • Decent display - sharp, good brightness levels, good viewing angles
  • Flyme OS UI over Android is visually rich, responsive, and highly customisable
  • Very good camera - images are sharp, detailed, and have very good contrast levels
  • Good speed/performance
  • Very good call quality
  • Excellent audio quality (though volume via headphone could have been better)
  • Decent loudspeakers
  • Very good battery life

What We Didn't

  • Slippery and smudge-prone back

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IGZO
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
  • GFF Full Lamination
  • PSR Technology
Sensors
  • Hall Effect Sensor
  • Gravity Sensor
  • Infrared Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Touch Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.7 GHz, Octa Core, Mediatek MT6752
GPUMali-T760
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3140 mAh
Battery Talktime40.00 hrs
Other Battery Parameters
  • Music Playback Time: 60 hrs
  • Video Playback Time: 15 hrs
Dimensions
Weight145 gm
Thickness8.9 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • 4X Digital Zoom
  • 300 Degree Panoramic Lens
  • Blue Glass IR Filter
  • 5-element Lens
  • F/2.2 Aperture
  • Continuous Shot (30 photos per second)
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • 4-element Lens
  • F/2.0 Aperture
  • 69 degree wide angle lens
  • FotoNation smart selfie enhancement
  • Face AE light boost technology
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
More
  • WiFi Direct
  • WiFi Dual Band
  • USB On-The-Go
  • Flyme
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
average brand rating
3.63/5
(Good)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Average
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys