The Meizu M2 Note launches in India for a price of Rs. 9999, and this is a sweet pricing where this device competes with Lenovo K3 Note, which has similar specifications but both have thier own advantages over each other.
Check below for the most commonly asked questions about the M2 Note from Meizu.
Is the phone well built though it has polycarbonate back?
Yes, although the back is a polycarbonate one, it still feels solid and good. The reason for that? The polycarbonate cover sits right over a magnesium-alloy frame. Due to this, the device is soft to hold but it is still durable and tough.
How is the display quality in the Meizu M2 Note?
This is the IGZO LCD display with a 5.5 inch screen size, and a Full HD resolution, which keeps the pixel density at 403 PPI, not bad at all and the color output is pretty decent.
The screen protection is given by AGC Dragontrail/NEG T2X-1 glass.
What are the SIM options in the M2 Note?
The phone is a Dual SIM one, with support for both TD-LTE and FDD-LTE 4G, and switching between the two is easy. As for the SIM slots, both the slots occupy only Nano SIM card, and it is a single tray that can be pulled out, and it has the two slots. One of those slots can be used to have a MicroSD card.
What are the internal specs of the Meizu M2 Note?
The M2 Note has a little better specs than the K3 Note, though it is almost the same chipset in performance, as there is a Mediatek MT6753 (Octa-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53) processor along with Mali-T720MP3 GPU, and there is 2GB RAM support for multitasking.
Is there a MicroSD card slot available in the M2 Note?
Yes, there is a MicroSD card slot available in the phone, but that comes at the cost of second SIM card slot. That means, if you are going to use a MicroSD card for storage expansion, you cannot use your second SIM card. The storage expansion supported is up to 128GB.
What are the color variants of the phone?
The Meizu M2 Note is going to be available in Gray, White, Blue, Pink color variants. Currently, it is only White and Gray options available to purchase on Amazon India.
What is the camera combination provided in the Meizu M2 Note?
There is a 13-megapixel camera on the back of the phone, and it is a CMOS sensor placed, along with Dual LED dual-tone flash. The sensor size is 1/3.06-inch and it is capable of taking good shots in low light conditions. The rear camera can capture 1080p videos at 30 fps.
The rear camera is well protected with the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 so that there are no scratches, and there is also a Blue glass IR filter provided.
On the front is a 5-megapixel camera, which can also take 1080p videos, but the better part is that there is a FotoNation beautifying system in the software which has been upgraded to make selfies even better.
Is the 3100 mAh battery removable in the Meizu M2 Note?
No, the battery is not removable as the phone is a unibody one and there is no removable back cover provided.
Is Google Play Store and other Google apps installed on the device?
Yes, the Indian variant and as far as we know, all the non-Chinese devices of M2 Note are coming with the Google Play Store and entire list of Google Play apps.
What are the sensors included in the M2 Note?
Following are the sensors you would see in the device – Hall Effect sensor, Gravity sensor,
IR proximity sensor, Gyroscope, Ambient light sensor, Touch sensor, Digital compass.
What is the OS running in the device?
It is Android 5.1 Lollipop version, but you won’t see the stock OS in a Meizu device. It is the Flyme 4.5 version forked version of Android, and it looks totally different from what a stock Android would look like. It comes with several pre-installed apps and options.
Does the M2 Note have LED notification light?
Yes. it has the LED light that lights up when the phone has unread notifications to show. But at the same time, you cannot do much with the LED light, and it won’t work even when the phone is charging.
Does Meizu M2 Note support USB OTG connectivity?
Yes, there is support for USB OTG drive available in the phone.
Is there anything else you wanted to know about the M2 Note? do comment below and we would try to answer that by using the device in hand.
Meizu M2 Note Pros:
- Great camera combination
- Beautiful display
- Good battery capacity
Meizu M2 Note Cons:
- Glossy back retains fingerprints and smudges
- Gaming performance not the best
- Not Dual-SIM if MicroSD card is used