This year, Meizu seems to be on fire with some breathtaking releases including Meizu MX6, Pro 6 and the budget friendly Blue Charm series. The Chinese manufacturer continues to celebrate as two more terminals join the Blue Charm Club named as ‘Meizu U10’ and ‘Meizu U20‘.
However, our today’s destiny for the tour is Meizu U20. So, let the journey began.
Meizu U20 – The Unboxing
Meizu’s latest smartphone appears to be brilliantly placed inside an attractive white box. The first impression leaves a long lasting impact on the user and Meizu knows how it should be done.
After removing the top, we finally witness the majesty embedded in the box.
Meizu is not famous for providing extra accessories as a gift like Elephone, but it surely renders the essentials.
Meizu U20 – The Details
Meizu U20 appears to be among the most charming smartphones made by Meizu. The reflective double-sided glass and the glittering metal chassis further exaggerates its beauty. In simple words, Meizu U20 is a mid-end terminal highlight the most premium design offered by the company.
The edges are curved and highly processed into to achieve perfection as Meizu did with MX6. The borders with the silver streaks appear to be flawless handled.
The front matches Meizu’s previous smartphone with no change. The arrangement of the front shooter, earphone, and LED notification is the same Meizu U20 is a 5.5-inch terminal with an appealing Full-HD display. It’s available in four colors: white, black, gold, and rose gold. Here we have the white one.
The side view of the screen also appears to be fabulous avoiding the black shade effect.
The rear somewhat resembles stunning smartphones like Sony Xperia Z series and ZTE Nubia series. All of the three terminals resemble regarding the camera position and design as well as the glass protection.
Under the hood is the MediaTeK MT6755M eight-core processor. Regarding memory and internal storage the phone divides into two variants: Standard Edition(2GB + 16 GB) and Higher Edition (3GB + 32 GB). However, the storage is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). Apart from this, Meizu U20 also supports 4G network with a single SIM.
Heading towards the cameras, this time, Meizu U20 equips a 13 MP Sony rear camera accompanied by a 5 MP front shooter.
As far as the OS is concerned, it’s the same Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) under the Flyme UI. You should be interested to know that U20 supports the traditionalfingerprint reader and uses the mTouch 2.1 technology and fingerprint payment for Alipay and multiple functions. At last, the phone runs on a standard built-in3260mAh battery.
Price & Availability
Meizu U20 has a price tag of:
- 1099 yuan ($165) for Standard version
- 1299 yuan ($195) for High version
You can buy the Standard version from Aliexpress for $190.