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Meizu says it sold 2 million devices last month

Meizu says it sold 2 million devices last month

03 April, 2015 | comments (4)

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu has announced that it sold around 2 million devices last month. This compares to the 1 and 1.5 million smartphones it sold in the months of December 2014 and January this year, respectively. Back in...

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Antutu performance report is out: Exynos 7420 in the lead

Antutu performance report is out: Exynos 7420 in the lead

01 April, 2015 | comments (116)

With the first quarter of 2015 behind us, Antutu was quick to publish its statistics for the current state of performance in the smartphone realm. The numbers leave little doubt who holds the crown, with the Samsung Galaxy S6 in a league of its...


Meizu MX Supreme leaks again, Nokia connection still uncertain

Meizu MX Supreme leaks again, Nokia connection still uncertain

31 March, 2015 | comments (25)

Nokia is rumored to be in cahoots with Meizu to get back into mobile phones. According to the deal with Microsoft there can't be any new Nokia-branded phones until 2016, but the new device is known as the Meizu MX Supreme. Will that kind of...

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Alleged live photo of Meizu MX Supreme makes the rounds

Alleged live photo of Meizu MX Supreme makes the rounds

24 March, 2015 | comments (19)

Alleged live photo of the unannounced Meizu MX Supreme made the rounds on the Chinese social network Weibo. The previously rumored smartphone is reportedly developed in collaboration with Nokia. Meizu MX Supreme (click to enlarge) The image...

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Leaked roadmap shows Meizu's plans for Lollipop updates

Leaked roadmap shows Meizu's plans for Lollipop updates

23 March, 2015 | comments (6)

A purported leaked roadmap showing Meizu's plans for updating its devices to Android Lollipop has surfaced in China today. And it's all good news if you own a flagship device made by the Chinese company. According to this leak, Meizu plans to...

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 Meizu enters India, m1 to come in April

Meizu enters India, m1 to come in April

19 March, 2015 | comments (25)

Meizu's official entry on the Indian market has long been called for by local consumers, and finally the Chinese company has listened. One of the most prominent manufacturers originating in China, Meizu had reportedly been prepping for its arrival...

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Meizu again rumoured to partner with Nokia on MX4 Supreme

Meizu again rumoured to partner with Nokia on MX4 Supreme

17 March, 2015 | comments (37)

A couple of months ago, there were rumors that Meizu will partner with Nokia on a new smartphone codenamed the MX4 Supreme. Although those rumors were quickly put to rest by Meizu's Vice President of Science and Technology Li Nan, they have...

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Meizu m1 note arrives in Malaysia this week

Meizu m1 note arrives in Malaysia this week

16 March, 2015 | comments (23)

Malaysian buyers on the lookout for a well-equipped phablet that doesn't break the bank will find one more option starting this week. The Meizu m1 note is reported to be hitting the local stores at a price of MYR699, which current rates translate to...

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Meizu M1 Note will soon be launched internationally

Meizu M1 Note will soon be launched internationally

13 March, 2015 | comments (26)

Back in December Meizu first made the M1 Note official as its competitor of sorts to the highly successful Xiaomi Redmi Note (and other affordable phablets, of course). Then in January a new version with a different chipset got announced, but both...

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Meizu teases the MX4 Ubuntu edition for the MWC

Meizu teases the MX4 Ubuntu edition for the MWC

26 February, 2015 | comments (15)

The second Ubuntu phone is on its way and it's a version of the Meziu MX4. There's not a lot of info right now but the company has released a teaser image showing three MX4 phones showing a glimpse of the mobile Linux OS. The phone will be...

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Meizu goes bonkers with the MX5 camera, 41MP unit rumored

Meizu goes bonkers with the MX5 camera, 41MP unit rumored

24 February, 2015 | comments (25)

Meizu is among the more prominent Chinese manufacturers, and for a good reason. We praised the MX4/MX4 Pro flagship duo, when they visited our office, and the company appears to be pushing the boundaries even further. Rumors coming our way from...

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Meizu not aiming for 20 million sales this year, will still reach it

Meizu not aiming for 20 million sales this year, will still reach it

17 February, 2015 | comments (5)

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu sold a record 1.5 million smartphones in the month of January. At this rate, there are chances that the company could reach the 20 million figure by the end of the year, however, it seems like that's not what it...

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Meizu teases Ubuntu phone ahead of MWC event

Meizu teases Ubuntu phone ahead of MWC event

16 February, 2015 | comments (11)

Ubuntu on mobile phones has been a long standing project for Canonical and quite an ambitious one. Much like Microsoft and its new One Windows ideology, Canonical hatched the scheme for a unified cross-device application ecosystem long ago, but...

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Alibaba Group makes a large investment in Meizu

Alibaba Group makes a large investment in Meizu

08 February, 2015 | comments (6)

Alibaba Group announced that it will invest $590 million in the smartphone manufacturer Meizu. The Chinese online behemoth will become a minority owner of Meizu Technology Limited. Meizu and Alibaba “ will collaborate at both strategic and...

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Meizu sold 1.5 million smartphones in January

Meizu sold 1.5 million smartphones in January

06 February, 2015 | comments (18)

The Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu shipped a record 1.5 million smartphones last month. Jack Wong, the company’s CEO announced the achievement on the social network Weibo. Sales of the company have jumped 50% on a monthly basis. Back in...

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New Meizu m1 version certified, 1080p display and 2GB in tow

New Meizu m1 version certified, 1080p display and 2GB in tow

06 February, 2015 | comments (14)

Meizu m1 went official just a week ago, shortly after its bigger sibling - the Meizu m1 note. Meizu m1 is a very affordable smartphone at $110 with great specs package - a 5" 768p display, MT6732 chip with quad-core Cortex-A53 processor and...

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Meizu M1 gets 100,000 orders in just one minute

Meizu M1 gets 100,000 orders in just one minute

05 February, 2015 | comments (14)

The flash sale model is really taking off in the mobile world, at least in Asia. Pioneered by Xiaomi just a few years ago, it's now employed by many more companies. One of them is Meizu, which recently announced the M1 smartphone. It went up for...

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Meizu MX4 and MX 4 Pro to get Android Lollipop in March

Meizu MX4 and MX 4 Pro to get Android Lollipop in March

02 February, 2015 | comments (11)

Meizu is reportedly working on a new Flyme OS version based on the newest Android 5 Lollipop. It should bring all the Lollipop optimizations and will incorporate Google's Material design for a flat and more beautiful UI. Both Meizu MX4 and...


Check out this week's smartphone announcements

Check out this week's smartphone announcements

01 February, 2015 | comments (3)

The week opened with the announcement of the low-end Asus ZenFone C. It's a minor update to last year's ZenFone 4, retaining the Intel chipset with a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU and 1GB of RAM. Screen size has seen a slight bump to 4.5 inches, requiring an...


Meizu m1 note with Snapdragon 615 unveiled for China

Meizu m1 note with Snapdragon 615 unveiled for China

28 January, 2015 | comments (10)

Among the clamor of the Meizu m1 announcement today, a new version of its bigger brother, the m1 note, almost flew under the radar. The China Telecom dedicated variant packs a Snapdragon 615 chipset, as opposed to the Mediatek silicon of the regular...

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