The Game Changer
Display and Design
The new sleek handset comes housed in an 8.9mm plastic outfit and weighs 145 grams. The unibody phablet sports an impressive design, having thin bezels and smooth curves around the edges. It is available in blue, green, pink, white and yellow colour variants. The display architecture consists of a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels) IPS LCD display with a pixel density of 401 ppi which is quite impressive and delivers a wide arrayed colour spectrum and great viewing angles from all directions. On the front the display is protected from accidental damages and scratches, thanks to Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
Performing as the brain of the device, is an octa-core processor clocked at the speed of 1.7GHz on a Mediatek MT6752 chipset. Working in tandem with the processor is a good 2GB RAM along with a Mali-T760 GPU and ensures smooth, lag-free multitasking. It allows users to run multiple apps simultaneously, surf the web with shorter loading time, stream beautifully lag-free videos and enjoy a decent gaming experience. The gadget runs on the time-tested Android v4.4 (Kitkat) OS with heavily customized Flyme OS 4 on top.
Camera and storage
The phablet ropes in a 13MP autofocus rear camera equipped with Samsung camera sensor (1/3.06'' sensor size) and a two-tone LED flash. The camera can also record Full HD videos at 30fps and comes with features like - geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and panorama. The 5 MP front camera ensures good quality video calling along with impressive image productivity for selfies. Meizu M1 Note has a in-built storage capacity of 16GB and does not provide the facility to expand the memory any further.
Battery and Connectivity
The mid-range phablet is powered by a good 3,140 mAH, Li-ion, Non-removable battery that runs the show with 60 hours of music play and 40 hours of talktime on 2G. The connectivity rich phablet boasts of features like - 4G, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11,a/b/g/n/n 5GHz, Bluetooth v4.0,BLE, GPS with with A-GPS, Glonass and microUSB 2.0 connectivity.
The mid-range phablet is a true performer and is affordable too. The feature rich phone comes with a robust configuration to render a good gaming and multitasking experience. The camera unit performs brilliantly, even in low light conditions and what is more interesting is the supreme design housed in a sleek attire. This phablet has all in it to impress the customers.