Meizu has launched its latest smartphone ‘E2’ in China today. The highlight of the Meizu E2 is its 4-LED flash which is claimed to ensure high-quality images even in extreme low light conditions. The smartphone is launched in two variants, one with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage priced at 1,299 yuan (Rs. 12,070 approx) and another with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage priced at 1,599 yuan (Rs. 14,870 approx). The Meizu E2 is available in Black, Moonlight Silver and Champagne Gold color variants and will go on sale from 29th April in China.
The key specifications of the smartphone include a 5.5 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) LCD display and a 2.3 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P20 processor under the hood along with Mali T880 GPU. As mentioned earlier, the device comes with 3 GB / 4 GB RAM along with 32 GB / 64 GB internal memory which can be further expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. The Meizu E2 runs on YunOS based on Flyme 6.0.
Turning towards the imaging department, the smartphone sports a 13 MP f/2.2 aperture rear camera along with a 4-LED dual tone flash to ensure excellent low light photography. The device also holds an 8 MP front camera for selfies. For connectivity, there is Dual sim support, 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4/5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS and GLONASS. The Meizu E2 has a fingerprint sensor embedded in the physical home button with a response time as quick as 0.2 seconds. The device packs a massive 3,400 battery with quick charging support which enables the users to charge the smartphone till around 40% within half an hour. The smartphone measures 53.7 x 75.7 x 7.5 mm and weighs 155 g.
The Meizu E2 is already up for pre orders in China and will be available for purchase from Saturday, 29th April. Its availability in India or other markets is unknown as of now, however the possibilities are low. That being said, even if it does hit the Indian market, there’s an uncertainty whether buyers in India will actually consider it as an buying option with Meizu E2 being a non Android smartphone.