Meizu Turkey says that the MX4 Pro has been discontinued

According to the Turkish distributor of Meizu smartphones, the manufacturer has discontinued the MX4 Pro, one of the few non-Samsung smartphones that features an Exynos processor. The announcement came as a surprise, since the MX4 Pro was released back in December 2014, which is only five months ago. 

The home company in China has yet to confirm or deny the announcement made on Facebook by Meizu Turkey. However, it should be mentioned that the Meizu MX4 Pro is currently available at a discounted price in China. The smartphone was launched at the equivalent of $402 back in December, but is now available for purchase at the equivalent of $322. 

In the meantime, the post was taken down from the company's Facebook page, but a copy has been captured to serve as proof. Click on the image to check out the full post accompanied by Bing's translation of the message.

The Meizu MX4 comes with a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1536 x 2560 pixels, an Exynos 5 Octa 5430 processor paired with 3GB of RAM, a 20.7MP primary camera, a 5MP front-facing shooter, and a 3350mAh removable battery. For more details on the smartphone, make sure to check out our detailed Meizu MX4 Pro review.

Speculation quickly arose online that MediaTek's recently-announced investment in Meizu could be tightly connected with Meizu's discontinuation of the MX4 Pro. On the other hand, it's also possible that Meizu is looking to make room for the rumored MX5. We'll keep an eye on this situation and let you know as soon as new info surfaces.

source: Meizu Turkey via cngdgt

FEATURED VIDEO

3 Comments

1. Guaire

Posts: 886; Member since: Oct 15, 2014

That page running by local distributor which also Turkish distributor of Zopo. At the same page they are suggested MX4 will be shared same fate with MX4 Pro, to filling that gap 3 new device will be released. First one will be MX5. https://www.facebook.com/meizutr/posts/433092960205673 "Meizu Türkiye Abdullah bey merhaba, Üreticinin taktiri.Artık MX ve MX Pro modellerini üretmeyecek.Yerine 3 farklı model üretiyor İlk olarak MX5 modeli pıyasaya sürülecek.iyi günler"

2. mihai.a

Posts: 47; Member since: Apr 15, 2015

Thanks for spotting the post, we've updated the article to include the link!

3. waddup121 unregistered

bruh.

Latest Stories

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.