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Meizu MX2 goes official: 4.4-inch screen and 1.6GHz quad-core chip wrapped in a Nexus 4-like price tag

0. phoneArena 27 Nov 2012, 09:07 posted on

The Meizu MX2, the new Android flagship by rapidly growing Chinese phone maker Meizu, is now official and it packs top notch specs in a price tag similar to that of a Nexus 4…

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posted on 27 Nov 2012, 09:11 7

1. ckoch125 (Posts: 191; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)


This isnt to bad of a deal. Good for those who dont want a larger phone but want pretty top of the line specs.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 10:18

11. MeoCao (unregistered)


Yeah, this is phone for women, at least it looks that way to me.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 13:36

28. metalpoet (unregistered)


damn they need to watch out because this looks like an iPhone so they could be sued, but i think this device is amazing! :)

posted on 04 Aug 2013, 16:05

39. from_china (Posts: 6; Member since: 04 Aug 2013)


JWong as paranoid and Steve Jobs.
JWong is Meizu's ceo.
This is a true Chinese smartphone.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 09:13 4

2. thunderising (Posts: 225; Member since: 25 Nov 2011)


Dream phones. Need to be sold worldwide! People should be using such smartphones!

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 09:13 10

3. fistigons (Posts: 263; Member since: 11 Feb 2012)


Looks like an android iPhone. I would like to try it out.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 09:13 6

4. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3012; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


I wish these phones were available worlwide!

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 09:20 10

5. Darnelll (Posts: 16; Member since: 27 Dec 2011)


Thats awesome! I love high end phones, but I don't like huge screens. 4.4 is much better for me than 5 inches and 4.7 inches. If a phone manufacturer made a flagship phone in a 4.3 inch screen size I'd be ecstatic.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 09:52 2

8. darac (Posts: 2156; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)


Care to tell me what would you need a high end specs for?
Heavy gaming?
Heavy browsing?
Both are pointless on a relatively small screen.

Seems to me that the Xperia V has you covered!

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 10:19 2

12. Darnelll (Posts: 16; Member since: 27 Dec 2011)


I have sprint which is CDMA so I the Xperia V won't work for me. Although, I do admit its very very close to what I'd like as well as the water resistant aspect is a big draw for me. Pretty much I'd like the SIII in a 4.3 inch form factor. I'm not sure if they have HD 4.3 inch screens, but thats what I'd like.

I have the SIII now and its hard to reach everything with my thumb and requires a large pocket to hold, but I don't want to give up the camera or HD screen since I watch movies during my commute to and and from work everyday. And even if I was willing to part with the HD screen and camera, the lower end android phones seem to pose too many problems for my friends for me to try them.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 14:05 3

29. XPERIA-KNIGHT (unregistered)


i think Sony is the only company that makes HD 4.3 inch screens! And i am with you as well, still wating on a power packed spec monster in a pocketable size......and im sure we are not the only ones :)

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 22:54

33. Birds (Posts: 1001; Member since: 21 Nov 2011)


Gosh your argument is a little...batty!There's not one person on this forum that can adapt to a screen size of 3.5-4.3 inches. I have massive thumbs and I am perfectly comfortable on the screen of the iPhone 4S and comfortable on the screen size of the Samsung galaxy SIII....

As far as gaming goes, you need to try gaming on a phone with a 3.7 inch screen such as the one V. It isn't all that bad. Its no worse then playing games on an iPod touch but better because the aspect ratio makes the phone wider.

I use a HTC one X and a prepaid One V on the side. I seldom use landscape mode, because its just irritating using a cell phone with two hands when web browsing. I don't mind double tapping....

The HTC One V has a relatively small screen that's 3.7 inches. The PPI is decent at 252 so legibility is good. I'm content with the screen size of the One V, I just wish it had a dual core processor. I just don't see how your argument is justifiable.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 11:36 4

22. Victor.H (Posts: 441; Member since: 27 May 2011)


I'm with you on this. And no on-screen buttons to take up screen space, please.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 18:03

30. MC1123 (Posts: 1242; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


oc-screen navigation sucks!!!!

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 09:24 8

6. mahmoodh (Posts: 17; Member since: 10 Nov 2012)


please do a review on this phone too...

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 09:36 2

7. Roomaku (Posts: 278; Member since: 06 Feb 2012)


Bring this to the states, it's insanely beautiful for a phone that is....

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 09:55 8

9. darac (Posts: 2156; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)


It's insane how people go in awe every single time they see such utterly generic design!
I could've came up with that "design " in less than a minute.
There's absolutely NOTHING special and creative about it

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 12:51 1

25. Roomaku (Posts: 278; Member since: 06 Feb 2012)


What are you doing commenting you should be out designing for all the top companies!?

It's an opinion, and if you want 'utterly generic' look at Samsung's portfolio of black plastic clad boring phones.

posted on 07 Dec 2012, 04:43

38. Raymond_htc (Posts: 430; Member since: 06 Apr 2012)


Why don't you design a phone with a paper n a pencil and post it as your profile picture in ur phonearena account? Yeah lets see your master piece!

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 10:03 5

10. YouGotTrolledSon (banned) (Posts: 41; Member since: 25 Nov 2012)


OMG! I have to admit this is the first time I'm impressed by the Chinese smartphone manufacturer.Such a beautiful phone with good quality build!

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 10:21 6

13. sammyfan (Posts: 21; Member since: 22 Sep 2012)


It looks better than iPhone 5.. seriously ..

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 12:24 1

23. SGSatlantis (Posts: 205; Member since: 20 Jul 2011)


And it has a Super-Retina display instead of iPhones Retina:) I hate how Apple manages to "brand" such features, and the rest follow the lead.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 10:21 4

14. sammyfan (Posts: 21; Member since: 22 Sep 2012)


It looks better than iPhone 5.. seriously ..

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 10:21 3

15. sammyfan (Posts: 21; Member since: 22 Sep 2012)


It looks better than iPhone 5.. seriously ..

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 10:21 2

16. sammyfan (Posts: 21; Member since: 22 Sep 2012)


It looks better than iPhone 5.. seriously ..

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 13:16 2

27. KazEmpire (Posts: 39; Member since: 07 Nov 2011)


dude i think you got Alzheimer's disease!

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 10:58

17. omar98 (Posts: 30; Member since: 28 Aug 2011)


Android iphone?

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 10:59 1

18. Thephonegeek (Posts: 118; Member since: 22 Nov 2012)


That's why I like google. Because they don't run for money like Apple and Microsoft.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 11:01

19. Thephonegeek (Posts: 118; Member since: 22 Nov 2012)


Wait a minute. I meant I like google. Is there a way I can edit my comment?

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 11:17

20. spideyhead256 (Posts: 148; Member since: 05 Nov 2012)


THIS is what the iphone 5 should've looked like apple.this is one sexy beast.although the screen is a bit small for my preference [owning an s3 has ruined me :P] but still a pretty amazing mobile.honestly,an android shouldn't come rooted.it's easy to root your phone if you know what you are doing :| flyme os looks beautiful [MUCH better compared to it's Chinese competitor MIUI imo].

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 11:23

21. Yassham (Posts: 28; Member since: 09 Jan 2011)


The Huawei advertising looks pretty much as Apple did with the iPhone .

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 12:50

24. jibraihimi (Posts: 695; Member since: 29 Nov 2011)


Good phone at good price point......... And 16 GB model cost more than nexus 4, so it's expensive than Nexus 4.

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 13:06

26. metoyou (Posts: 277; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)


Damn, I just jizz!

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 18:04

31. MC1123 (Posts: 1242; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


looking very good... no.. BEAUTIFUL!!!

are they using there own technology? i mean using there own chips like huawei is doing?!

will this be available eveywhere in the world after they release in in china?

posted on 27 Nov 2012, 21:56

32. ziggiec (Posts: 10; Member since: 21 Feb 2012)


Will this phone work on T-mobile network? My friend promised to shipped me one.

posted on 29 Nov 2012, 19:27

36. igogo (Posts: 1; Member since: 29 Nov 2012)


sure,why not

posted on 28 Nov 2012, 03:32

34. btbotimtim (Posts: 147; Member since: 08 Dec 2010)


please do a review on the processor.

posted on 28 Nov 2012, 03:47

35. tiara6918 (Posts: 1438; Member since: 26 Apr 2012)


I honestly prefer the design of the original mx more...

posted on 04 Aug 2013, 19:15

41. iayxy (Posts: 4; Member since: 04 Aug 2013)


什么意思?

posted on 05 Aug 2013, 09:50

42. from_china (Posts: 6; Member since: 04 Aug 2013)


他说他更喜欢原来MX的设计

posted on 07 Dec 2012, 04:41

37. Raymond_htc (Posts: 430; Member since: 06 Apr 2012)


Even if it looks like iPhone, i don't care. For i know that, im getting a similarly designed phone with better looks, screen, performance and specs for just half the price of an iPhone 5 :)

posted on 04 Aug 2013, 19:11

40. iayxy (Posts: 4; Member since: 04 Aug 2013)


为什么不能用中文?

posted on 05 Aug 2013, 09:51

43. from_china (Posts: 6; Member since: 04 Aug 2013)


这是外国的网站,说中文可能他们看不懂。

posted on 06 Aug 2013, 06:15

44. iayxy (Posts: 4; Member since: 04 Aug 2013)


你是外国的啊?

posted on 06 Aug 2013, 07:55 1

45. from_china (Posts: 6; Member since: 04 Aug 2013)


我是中国的,魅族论坛有我的翻译.

posted on 07 Aug 2013, 06:24

46. iayxy (Posts: 4; Member since: 04 Aug 2013)


额,我以为你外国的。。

posted on 11 Aug 2013, 21:57

47. huhuhuhu (Posts: 1; Member since: 11 Aug 2013)


那你英语一定非常好喽。。。

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