After several rumours and speculations, Meizu has unveiled the Meizu E3 in its E series in China. The will be up for grabs in the country, starting March 31.
The smartphone has the camera department as its highlight with vertically-aligned dual cameras at the back, rated at 12-megapixel and 20-megapixel with dual Pixel autofocus, PDAF and dual-tone LED flash. The rear cameras support Bokeh effect. The front-facing snapper stands at 8-megapixel with Beauty Algorithm Adaptive Skin Technology and Face AE Automatic Face Recognition Brightness Enhancement features.
Another attraction is the 5.99-inch In-cell full-fit tech display with a screen resolution rated at 2,160 x 1,080 pixels.
The smartphone is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 mobile platform with 14nm FinFET tech, coupled with 6GB of RAM. The smartphone comes equipped with two internal storage options: 64GB and 128GB, both the options coming with the ability to expand up to 128GB with the help of a microSD card.
The Meizu E3 is backed by a 3,360mAh battery with cold mCharge technology and runs the company’s Flyme OS 7 based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat. The smartphone comes in Champagne Gold, Black and Blue colour variants.
Additionally, the Meizu E3 comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner which is claimed to unlock the device in 0.2 seconds, and Meizu’s proprietary Super mBack button which allows users to perform various tasks by pressing the button.
The Meizu E3 is priced at CNY 1,799 or Rs 18,600 (64GB ROM) and CNY 1,999 or Rs 20,600 (128GB ROM). Furthermore, the company has introduced the limited Meizu E3 J-20 Edition priced at CNY 2,499 (around Rs 25,800).