Meizu MX4 Pro could feature a fingerprint scanner, should be launched on October 28


Meizu released its MX4 smartphone last month, and it looks like an upgraded version of the handset is already on its way. Allegedly called Meizu MX4 Pro, the new smartphone could be officially launched on October 28 - according to sources from China.

While the MX4 Pro is expected to have a 5.4-inch display, just like the MX4, it’s said that its resolution has been increased from 1152 x 1920 to 1536 x 2560 pixels. Furthermore, the new Meizu handset should feature a fingerprint scanner embedded into its home button, and an octa-core Exynos 5430 processor (replacing the octa-core MediaTek CPU that’s powering the MX4). Other features reportedly include at least 3 GB of RAM, Hi-Fi audio, a 13 MP front-facing camera, and a 20 MP rear camera. On the software side, the MX4 Pro should come with Meizu’s own Flyme 4.0 UI and Android KitKat. The smartphone may cost 2,499 CNY (about $408) in China.

Since the Meizu MX4 can be ordered internationally, the MX4 Pro might also be available to buy around the world - although, of course, you’ll still have to wait for it to be shipped from China.

P.S.: it's not clear if the image above shows the MX4 Pro, or the current MX4 model.

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10 Comments

1. Neo_Huang

Posts: 1067; Member since: Dec 06, 2013

Cool.

2. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Cool, but people will still say it's copying iPhone. You know people these days...iPhone is like their one and only.

6. phil2n

Posts: 519; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

Apple is their deity

3. Chuck007

Posts: 1411; Member since: Mar 02, 2014

Not a fan of Meizu at all (it's a lower-end brand in China) but I can certainly appreciate the effort put into improving their products.

4. blitzkreig

Posts: 103; Member since: Aug 18, 2014

Copying iphone? Lol.. One MX4 Pro=6 iphone 6 plus + a few extra mhz to spare

5. Genza

Posts: 576; Member since: Mar 12, 2014

Great specs and price but the problem is i'm still hesitant to buy a phones from chinese company that hasn't had a worldwide reputation.

7. Settings

Posts: 2943; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

A wrong move to use Exynos, the pseudo-octa core processor.

8. bored_guy147

Posts: 43; Member since: Jun 11, 2014

Sounds awesome. I think the photo at the top is meant to be the MX4 pro

9. Ashoaib

Posts: 3297; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

specs are great but chinese companies are seriously lacking customer service at the moment

10. vivasomuvivek

Posts: 5; Member since: Sep 02, 2014

if they provide worldwide customer service its awesome!!!

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