Meizu launch updates: Meizu M16th priced at Rs 39,999, Meizu 6T at Rs 7,999, Meizu C9 at Rs 5,999

Meizu M16th and M6T have been already launched in China, wherein the latter was announced as early as March.

The last time we saw a Meizu phone in India was back in 2015 and today after three years the company has seen it fit to unveil another smartphone or smartphones in India. Reports indicate that as many as three products could be launched at today's event. These phones are the Meizu M6T, Meizu M16th and the Meizu C9.

The Meizu 16th was launched in China back in August. Image: Meizu

The Meizu 16th was launched in China back in August. Image: Meizu

While they may appear as new products, both the Meizu M16th and M6T have been already launched in China wherein the latter was announced as early as March. The M16th is a flagship phone and could compete with OnePlus and PocoFone in the mid-range flagship market, while the M6T is likely going to be an entry-level offering.

The Meizu C9 is possibly an Android One-powered device and could challenge the likes of Xiaomi and Asus.

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  • 13:35 (IST)

    That is it from us. Thank you for joining us for this Meizu launch and have a great day.

  • 13:26 (IST)

    C9 introductory price

    The Meizu C9 will have a price of Rs 4,999 on Amazon for the introductory period.

  • 13:25 (IST)

    Whoops! we forgot one product

  • 13:23 (IST)

    Here are the prices

    Meizu 16th 8GB + 128 GB storage is launched at a price of Rs 39,999

    Meizu M6T has been launched for Rs 7,999

    Meizu C9  has been priced at Rs 5,999

    Meizu Pop has been priced at Rs 6,999

    Meizu EP52 has been priced at Rs 1,999

  • 13:20 (IST)

    Meizu Pop features

    They are IPX5 waterproof, provide 8 hours of battery life in a single charge and also has a case coming along with it.

  • 13:19 (IST)

    Meizu pulls an Apple and tells us there is One More Thing

    Nika Muraveva is here to explain about a new product. It turns out it is the Meizu Pop, a set of wireless earbuds which try to ape the Gear Icon X from Samsung.

  • 13:15 (IST)

    Meizu C9 is said to have a better chipset in the budget segment; a look at its features

    Meizu 9C looks to have a Unisoc chipset which is supposedly faster than the Snapdragon 450 chipset. The C9 also has 2 GB RAM and memory expandable to 128 GB. It will be coming with Android Oreo 8.0. The phone happens to have a face recognition technology as well. The phone has a 13 MP rear camera and an 8 MP front camera.

  • 13:09 (IST)

    Neeraj Sharma, Country head, Unisoc has taken the stage 

    The Meizu C9 is going to be powered by a Unisoc chipset.

  • 13:07 (IST)

    The third product from Meizu is here

    As expected the third device from Meizu is the C9 which also looks to be an entry-level phone. It has a 5.45-inch display with HD resolution.

  • 13:05 (IST)

    Meizu M6T processor

    Powering the device is MediaTek MT6750 SoC, coupled with up to 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage. We wonder how much the phone is going to be priced? The device weighs only 145 gm, however, making it quite light indeed.

  • 13:03 (IST)

    Meizu M6T features

    The camera on the phone includes 13 MP + 2 MP dual-camera setup on the back with an 8 MP selfie camera on the front. There is a 3,000 mAh battery powering the phone. In terms of the display, the phone has 5.7-inch HD+ 'In-Cell' display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. 

  • 13:01 (IST)

    OnePlus 6T vs Meizu M16th

  • 13:00 (IST)

    Now we shall see the M6T

    This is the second product from Meizu and it appears to be the entry-level phone we expected.

  • 12:58 (IST)

    Beauty is everywhere

  • 12:57 (IST)

    Meizu M16th weight and thickness

    The phone only weighs 152 gms, making it the lightest flagship in the world. At a thickness of 7.3 mm the M16th is also the thinnest flagship in the world.

  • 12:55 (IST)

    Mocking the current design

  • 12:55 (IST)

    Meizu M16th camera

    The phone uses a Sony IMX 380 lens to capture great photos.,M16th has a dual-camera setup consisting of 12 MP + 20 MP sensors on the back while a 20 MP selfie camera flanks the front. It also comes with automatic HDR capability. 

  • 12:52 (IST)

    M16th speed and battery

    The 3010 mAh battery on the phone can be used for 10 straight hours on normal usage. It also comes with mCharge which charges the phone to 67 percent in 30 minutes. The phone also comes with a water cooling system to help during intense gaming sessions. The phone also has the Snapdragon 845 chipset and will come with 8 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage.

  • 12:48 (IST)

    Meizu M16th features

    The phone is said to have the smallest 20 MP front-facing camera on any smartphone in the world. It also has a near 90 percent screen-to-body ratio without using a notched display. It also comes with the in-display fingerprint sensor which can unlock the phone in 0.25 seconds.

  • 12:46 (IST)

    Leon Zhang, Head of Overseas Marketing has taken the stage

    Zhang explains that Meizu is launching three products. The first is the flagship Meizu M16th and with it, he takes a swipe at notches and vertically aligned camera setup on the left on all latest flagship phones. M16th is notch-less and has a vertical camera in the centre of the phone's back.

  • 12:41 (IST)

    Ramashish Ray explains the history of Meizu

    Ray explains that Meizu has been around in India for some time and after Alibaba's investment of $650 million investment, Meizu become a leader in innovation. One of the biggest achievement for Meizu is to bring the world's first dual-screen functionality. Meziu is present in 30 plus countries and has more than 70 million fans.

  • 12:34 (IST)

    Ramashish Ray, CEO Meizu India has taken the stage

    He will be guiding us through the various products Meizu is launching in India.

  • 12:32 (IST)

    Catch the live stream on the link below

    https://www.facebook.com/MeizuIndiaOfficial/videos/518498165225724/

  • 12:32 (IST)

    We are finally LIVE

    It seems the event is now finally Live and we are about to see some new products from Meizu.

  • 12:30 (IST)

    Everyone hates a late start

  • 12:14 (IST)

    The last Meizu phone seen in India

    Meizu had launched the  dual-screen display device, Meizu Pro 7 in India back in April. The 2-inch Super AMOLED secondary display on the back can be used to check notifications, weather updates and will also help in taking selfies from the rear camera on the device. The Meizu Pro 7 had been priced at Rs 22,999 in India.

    Dual screen smartphone Meizu Pro 7 launched in India at Rs 22,999

  • 12:10 (IST)

    While we wait

    The Meizu C9 has been reported to be an Amazon exclusive smartphone. It also looks to be priced under Rs 10,000 and could come with the Android One program. The details about the phone are present in the link below. 

    Meizu C9 with a 5.45-inch display, 13 MP rear camera to launch on 5 December

  • 12:00 (IST)

    The launch is still not underway but....

    We did manage to see some live stream on Facebook for a short moment but it seems that a rehearsal for the event was going on and the stream was shut. Wonder how long it is going to take to actually start. 

    PS- The entire place looks empty and the event starts in 1 minute.

  • 11:52 (IST)

    Event to start soon

    The launch event will be starting by 12.00 pm. As of now there is no sign of a live stream link anywhere. We shall keep you updated about the launch as and when it happens.

  • 11:47 (IST)

    For those who want to catch the event live

    The event is being broadcasted live on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. As of now, we don't have any news about the YouTube stream but you can click on the link below to get an idea of the phones and also check out the Facebook live stream.

    Meizu to possibly unveil three phones at 12 pm in India today: When and where to watch

  • 11:39 (IST)

    Welcome to the LIVE blog of Meizu's new smartphone lineup launch

    Chinese smartphone maker Meizu has not launched a phone in India for some time now. Now reports have stated that the we could see the launch of three phones today which are the Meizu M16th, Meizu M6T, Meizu C9.





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