Yesterday, Meizu released two brand-new smartphones for the budget-centric user. The M6 and M6 Note are both priced under RM1,000, giving them an edge over other budget-like devices in the market right now with great looks and great specs.

From the Left to Right: Amanda Soo (Senior Manager of Dynamics Distribution Sdn Bhd), Joan Hu (Country Manager for Meizu Overseas Sales & Marketing Department), Dena Bahrin (Social Media Influencer) and Steven Tan (Managing Director of Dynamics Distribution Sdn Bhd)

From the Left to Right: Amanda Soo (Senior Manager of Dynamics Distribution Sdn Bhd), Joan Hu (Country Manager for Meizu Overseas Sales & Marketing Department), Dena Bahrin (Social Media Influencer) and Steven Tan (Managing Director of Dynamics Distribution Sdn Bhd)

The Black variant of the M6

The Black variant of the M6

A single camera setup for the M6

A single camera setup for the M6

First up, the regular M6 variant. It comes with a 5.2-inch HD display, a front-facing fingerprint scanner for easy access to your device, and it runs on a MediaTek 6750 processor, as well as 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage. It is also powered with a 3,070 mAh battery, allowing you to use your phone for longer before requiring a top-up. For cameras, it has a 13-megapixel rear shooter, and an 8-megapixel front camera.

The M6 Note, with a bigger screen

The M6 Note, with a bigger screen

The dual rear cameras of the M6 Note

The dual rear cameras of the M6 Note

The larger sibling – the M6 Note – sports a larger 5.5-inch Full HD display and runs with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. It comes with a choice of 3GB RAM plus 32GB of storage, or 4GB RAM with 64GB of storage. You can also pair up the device with a microSD card of up to 128GB. Camera wise, it features a dual rear camera setup – 12-megapixel + 5-megapixel with f/1.9 aperture, and a hefty 16-megapixel front camera for your selfies. This device also has a front fingerprint scanner and a large 4,000 mAh battery with mCharge fast-charging technology. Both devices run on Flyme 6 OS, which is based on Android 7.0.

Dena Bahrin (on the right) talking about her experiences using the M6 Note

Dena Bahrin (on the right) talking about her experiences with using the M6 Note

Dena Bahrin, a social media influencer was also invited to attend the launch of these devices. She talked about her life as an influencer and how the M6 Note is the perfect device for her. With its 4,000 mAh battery, it can keep up with her posts on a daily basis, and the dual rear cameras helps with better pictures overall.

Meizu has also announced a price reduction for their previous models, the Meizu Pro 7 and Pro 7 Plus. They are priced at RM1,499 and RM2,399 respectively.

As previously mentioned, both devices are affordable – the M6 is priced at RM599, while the M6 Note is priced at RM899 for the 3GB RAM variant. Pricing for the 4GB variant will be announced on a later date. The M6 Note comes with four colour options in Moonlight Silver, Champagne Gold, Blue and Obsidian Black. Meizu devices can be purchased from authorised dealers and stores, and can even be purchased online via Lazada and Shopee.

All black lineup for Meizu devices – M6 Note, M6, Pro 7 and Pro 7 Plus

All black lineup for Meizu devices – M6 Note, M6, Pro 7 and Pro 7 Plus

Showing off the M6 Note and M6

Showing off the M6 Note and M6

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