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Reviewed on 2015-12-02
After presenting the unusually powerful offering last year with Meizu MX4, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer has brought the Meizu MX5 right under the spotlight. The company has changed a lot of things between the two but the aim remains the same. It co...
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Reviewed on 2015-11-20
Thin display bezels, excellent display ratio, Above average performance, Simple and intuitive Flyme OSInsufficient maximum display brightness, Unbalanced color imaging, Flyme OS details a bit unpolished
Meizu's MX5 separates itself from an upper mid-range smartphone market crowded with reasonably priced devices , with an exceptionally good ratio of display to product size. It comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED screen that occupies 74.5 percent of the p...
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Reviewed on 2015-11-20
Smart design, Good hardware, Very good cameraInterface can be confusing, No expandable memory, Display a trifle dull
Chinese phone manufacturer Meizu has been in the Indian market for only a few months but in that short period has already shown its ability to deliver devices with decent specifications that perform very well indeed at surprisingly affordable prices. The...
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Reviewed on 2015-11-19
The Meizu MX5 is a Helio X10 octa core powered smartphone that is running Lollipop with 3GB RAM and 16GB storage space. The handset is also available with 32GB storage, however only the 16GB version is available in India. The MX5 is currently priced at ₹1...
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Reviewed on 2015-11-04
The Indian Smartphone market is getting filled with Chinese Smartphone makers. Every company is trying their level best to capture as much market share as they can. Brands like Xiaomi and OnePlus have completely changed the scenario with their affordable...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-19
Meizu is a relatively new Chinese phone maker to have entered the Indian market. It has launched the m1 note and the m2 note before this and just recently announced the m2. The Meizu MX5 represents the top-of-the-line phone from the Meizu lineup. Of cours...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-19
We have seen a flood of Chinese smartphone makers enter India over the past year, and today, we have a new entrant in the form of the Meizu MX5. Priced at Rs. 19,999, the smartphone offers some interesting specifications. The phone runs on a MediaTek Heli...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-16
Design, cameraStorage
It has got a 5.5-inch full HD display at the front and curved edges. Meizu has added a fingerprint scanner.Performance: Meizu MX5 has just one home key. Physical/virtual back key are missing. So, one has to figure out how to go back - which you can do by...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-13
Another autumn, another flagship season. Meizu was actually the first to open the flagship season with their MX5 announcement. While we may be a bit late with this review it was certainly something we were looking forward to as Meizu devices usually tend...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-12
Chinese smartphone maker Meizu has been somewhat slow in bringing its devices to India, but it still has a flagship in place. The much talked about Meizu MX5 costs around Rs. 20,000 and sports a MediaTek Helio X10 SoC, along with 3GB of RAM. Wait, isn't t...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-05
Thin and stylish metal body, Physical home button with integrated fingerprint scanner, Big 5.5inch Full HD display with vibrant colors, high maximum brightness and superb contrast ratio, Clean and pleasant user interface, packed with many features and use...Lacks of microSD memory card slot
Earlier this year we reviewed Meizu m1 note and shortly after the release, it turned into one of the most popular and demanded devices in the mid-range class. Thanks to this, the Chinese company made a name for itself not only on homeland. We recently got...
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Reviewed on 2015-09-29
Home Meizu Meizu MX5 Review – Great Affordable All Metal Flagship Meizu Review Meizu MX5 Review – Great Affordable All Metal Flagship By Linus - Sep 29, 2015 2731 8 SHARE Facebook Twitter I know I know, this review comes out too late as the Meizu has alre...
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Reviewed on 2015-09-15
Stylish design, Good performance, Fingerprint sensorMaximum brightness is not high enough, Inaccurate screen colors, Automatic brightness is far from optimal, Flyme UI needs a lot of improvement, Poor video recording quality, No landscape keyboard in Messages and Email, 4K video doesn't play on a computer...
Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu came up with an unusually strong proposition last year, when it launched the MX4. A well-rounded phone that managed to find a rather good balance between features and affordability, the Meizu MX4's main asset was the...
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Reviewed on 2015-09-02
The Meizu MX5 smartphone released first in China and recently arrived for more countries including India. The new flagship is generating plenty of attention and combines some top specs with a very reasonable price. If you're thinking of purchasing this sm...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-20
Beautiful looks, Superb display, Fast, accurate fingerprint scanner&#160, Loaded innardsBuggy software, Average battery life
“The MEIZU MX5 is a loaded flagship, but falls short in terms of an all-round experience”Earlier this year, we posited that the MEIZU would be among the top brands to watch out for in 2015. While the company has a long way to go before it makes a permanen...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-11
A flagship is usually a company's best product. It's top-of-the-line, packed with a lot of new and innovative features, but is decidedly out of reach in terms of affordability. That was how things were until everything changed in the last year or so. Now...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-03
Gone are the days of $600 flagships; the latest Meizu flagship (as of writing this review; the Pro version should be out soon) costs a ‘mere' 1799 Yuan or US$289 in China. I remember only a little over a couple of years back did I pay what now looks like...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-01
Fingerprint Sensor, Highend specs, Dual SIM Support, Great Cameras, 4G LTE, Metal bodyOver heating, Average UI, Poor Battery
Launching new smartphones in the market is not much of an effortful job, apparently. However, what makes the smartphone makers shine in its glory is the quality of the devices that it makes and most of them fail to achieve a rightful market reception.Yet...
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Reviewed on 2015-07-31
A big focus by smartphone manufacturers this year has been on offering consumers quality devices that don't break the bank, and we've seen some fantastic new additions to this segment from the like of Asus , Alcatel OneTouch , and a slew of Chinese OEMs...
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Reviewed on 2015-07-08
The OPPO R7 Plus was recently launched in Malaysia yesterday at a rather high price of RM1998. Despite the flagship-level pricing it shares similar features with some other recently launched smartphones. These features include a full metal body, fingerpri...
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Processor frequency

2.2 GHz

Processor family


Processor model


Processor architecture

ARM Cortex-A53

Processor cores



Display diagonal

14 cm (5.5")

Display resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels

Orientation sensor
Display type


Contrast ratio (typical)


Touch technology


Display brightness

350 cd/m²

Touch screen type


Pixel density

401 ppi

Weight & dimensions


149 g


7.47 cm


7.6 mm


15 cm


SIM card capability

Dual SIM

SIM card type


2G standards


3G standards


4G standards


Wi-Fi standards

802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Bluetooth version

4.1 BLE


Video call


Internal storage capacity

16 GB

Internal RAM

3072 MB

Internal RAM type



Assisted GPS (A-GPS)
GPS (satellite)
Electronic compass


Main camera resolution (numeric)

20.7 MP

Auto focus
Built-in flash
Second camera
Video recording
Video recording modes


Maximum frame rate

100 fps

Second camera resolution

5 MP


Battery capacity

3150 mAh


Form factor


Colour of product

Black, Grey

Fingerprint reader


Operating system installed


Operating system version


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