MEIZU MX5 16GB

price Rs. 18,000 onwards launch Aug, 2015
current magic score ?
50.8
verdict AVOID
average value-for-money
currently ranked
#40
of 94 phones in Rs. 15,000 - 20,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 7 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Great build quality, solid metal construction
  • Premium, high-end metal design, comparable to the best of flagship phones
  • Good ergonomics - very comfortable to hold in one hand
  • Good display - good contrast levels, good viewing angles, and good color reproduction
  • Excellent speed/performance and seamless multitasking backed by high-end hardware
  • Flyme OS over Android is fluid and responsive
  • Fingerprint scanner not just scans fingerprints, it also accepts presses, and taps in flawless manner
  • Good camera
  • Great audio quality
  • Decent call quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • No major negatives

7 expert review(s)


video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • AMOLED
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
Sensors
  • Hall Effect sensor
  • Gravity Sensor
  • IR Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Touch Sensor
Fingerprint sensorYes
Processor/RAM
Processor2.2 GHz, Octa Core, Helio X10
GPUPowerVR G6200 MP4
RAM3 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3150 mAh
Dimensions
Weight149 gm
Thickness7.6 mm
Camera
Camera20.7 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (4K)
Other Camera Features
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3 lens-protective glass
  • F/2.2 Aperture
  • 6-element lens
  • Burst mode
  • Panoramic lens
  • Laser-aided focusing
  • Dual-color flashlight
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • F/2.0 Aperture
  • FotoNation 2.0 smart selfie enhancement
  • Face AE face light boost
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
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App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
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  • Fast battery charging: 60% in 40 min (mCharge)
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
4.00/5
(Very Good)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
ok
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys